The new images may give the first look at the live-action One Piece series’ take on the Straw Hat Pirates’ beloved first ship, the Going Merry.
Kodoani.com – New images allegedly taken from the live-action series One Piece shows the first look at Going Merry.
The new images were posted on Twitter by fan account @CuriosidadesOP. CBR is unable to verify the validity of the images or their origin. Assuming the images are real, they provide a first look at the Red Force, the flagship of the Red Hair Pirates, and the Going Merry, the small but sturdy ship that the Straw Hat Pirates love throughout their adventure. their save. Ocean. The Going Merry features the ship’s iconic goat, authentically carved yet maintaining its signature smile.
???? Nuevas fotografías tomadas del set de rodaje del #LIVEACTION de #OnePiece. Aquí si que podemos ver con mas claridad como son los barcos RED FORCE de Shanks y el GOING MERRY de Luffy ⛵️????☠️ pic.twitter.com/v4llVRVbl9
— ???? ???? One Piece (@CuriosidadesOP) April 19, 2022
The ships in the new image resemble the pirate ships previously seen on the set of the new live-action series. In January, a fan was able to snap some long-distance shots of some of the ships being textured at the show’s Cape Town, South Africa soundstage. While the ships are being built to more realistic proportions than the somewhat chunky and stylized ships featured in Eiichiro Oda’s original manga, some of them exhibit unique features, such as columns. duck sails on Iron-Mace Alvida’s flagship, Miss Love Duck, which has lost their connection to the new One Piece show.
Film One Piece officially started filming in South Africa earlier this year. The series is being produced in partnership between Netflix and Tomorrow Studios, the production company behind the live-action short series Cowboy Bebop. The film will star Iñaki Godoy (Go, Youth!) as the straw hat hero Monkey D.Luffy, Taz Skylar (Boiling Point) as Sanji, Emily Rudd (Fear Street) as trendy Nami and Jacob Romero Gibson (Greenleaf) as Usopp. Japanese-American actor Mackenyu, who will also star in two upcoming new live-action Fullmetal Alchemist, will portray the swordsman Roronoa Zoro. Netflix announced another addition to the cast on March 28, Peter Gadiot, who will play Red-Haired Shanks, the charismatic pirate captain who inspired Luffy to live on the high seas. . Gadiot is best known for playing Cyrus on ABC’s Once Upon A Time in Wonderland.
One Piece began his adventure at sea in Weekly Shonen Jump in 1998. In the 24 years since its debut, the story of Luffy and his Straw Hat Pirates has become the best-selling manga of all time, with approximately half a billion copies in circulation around the world.