Not beyond the audience’s expectations, One Piece Film: Red brought in “huge” revenue only after the first day of its release in theaters.
Not beyond the audience’s expectations, One Piece Film: Red brought in “huge” revenue after only the first day of its release in theaters.
One Piece Film: Red is a Japanese anime film of the fantasy, action-adventure genre produced by Toei Animation. This is the fifteenth film in the One Piece movie series, based on the famous manga series of the same name by author Eiichiro Oda. It was first announced on November 21, 2021 to celebrate the premiere of the 1000th episode of the One Piece anime series and after the episode aired, the movie’s official trailer and poster also officially announced. The film was released on August 6, 2022 in the Japanese market. The film will be a journey around a new female character named Uta along with Shanks “Red Hair”.
And according to recently released statistics, One Piece Film: Red has earned more than 1 billion yen after just the first day of release, this is an extremely impressive number not only for the One Piece movie but also compared to the One Piece movie. all other anime series released in theaters.
Accordingly, the initial revenue of One Piece films in theaters includes:
One Piece Strong World: 553 million yen on the first day. One Piece Film Z: 750 million yen on the first day. One Piece Film Gold: 1.155 billion yen after 2 days. One Piece Film Stampede: 1.6 billion yen after 4 days. One Piece Film RED: 1.06 billion yen on the first day.
In addition, One Piece Film: Red is also the 3rd film in Japanese box office history after only two names Kimetsu no Yaiba: Mugen Train (1.20 billion yen after the first day of release) and Jujutsu Kaisen 0 (1.07 billion yen).
It seems that the attraction of “one-handed uncle” Shanks is extremely large when One Piece Film: Red has received great attention from fans since the first information about the film was announced. . In addition, the fact that the film’s script has been discussed by Oda, Taniguchi and Tsutomu Kuroiwa for more than two years to take care of every detail is also a plus point that makes fans have higher expectations for the new One Piece movie.
According to Shinji Shimizu, an employee of Toei Animation and producer of the One Piece anime, shared that One Piece Film: Red is the only One Piece movie that Eiichiro Oda is most actively involved in. In this film, Oda will single-handedly take on three tasks, including executive producer, character designer, and script censor. He also added that this movie will be different from previous One Piece movies. It will be a combination of 2D animation and 3D CGI animation with the main animation being 2D with some 3D CGI scenes to make the movie different.
Currently, One Piece Film: Red is still “storming” at the Japanese box office, and it will certainly continue to dominate the box office charts for a long time. This is definitely good news for author Oda when his brainchild is well received by the audience, in addition, 2022 is also a very successful year for One Piece when the series has just surpassed 500 million copies. print.
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