TOEI ANIMATION AND FUNIMATION ANNOUNCE ONE PIECE DUB LIVESTREAM WATCH PARTY FOR YOUTUBE IN THE U.S. & CANADA!
Get ready, One Piece fans, to set sail on an adventure together! In celebration of the December 1st Digital Release of One Piece: Season 11, Voyage 1 (Ep. 629-641) with the Straw Hats entering into the Dressrosa Arc in brand new English dub, Toei Animation and Funimation are collaborating to bring fans a special two-hour Livestream Watch Party for U.S. & Canadian fans! This exciting virtual event will be held on Saturday, December 5 at 5:00pm PT / 8:00pm ET, simulcasting on both the Toei Animation US and Funimation Youtube channels.
Hosts Justin Rojas (HomeCon / Envy Gaming) and Josellie Rios (One Piece at a Time podcast) will guide fans through this event, featuring special guests Colleen Clinkenbeard (English voice of Luffy) and Mike McFarland (ADR director and English voice of Buggy the Clown). The main feature of this Watch Party will be the showcase of two full episodes from the new dub, Ep. 634 – “A Pirate Noble! Cavendish!” and Ep. 635 – “The Fateful Reunion! Bellamy the Hyena!”, free to watch with no interruption. Also included in this Watch Party will be a Q&A with the voice actors, live commentary, and giveaways.
The first dubbed episodes for this saga have the Straw Hats embarking on their next adventure on the island of Dressrosa, a place where living toys roam and danger lurks around every corner. This adventure will ultimately lead them to the villainous Donquixote Doflamingo! One Piece: Season 11, Voyage 1 will be coming soon to Digital (Microsoft Movies & TV and Sony PlayStation Network) on December 1, 2020! Later, on December 22nd, this new batch of dubbed episodes will begin streaming on Funimation.
The One Piece Livestream Watch Party launches Toei Animation’s virtual event series for fans. Stay tuned for more exciting news and announcements regarding One Piece and future virtual events!