INDIA: Good news for One Piece fans! The highly awaited One Piece Film: Red is ready to release in Hindi and Japanese this week. The anime feature is set to arrive in Indian theatres in just a few days, which already has fans excited, and with the dubbed release, the excitement level appears to be amplified.
2022 can truly be said to be a golden year for Indian anime fans. It witnesses the release of popular anime features. First, Jujutsu Kaisen 0 arrived with a bang, accumulating massive numbers at the box office, then Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero also debuted in August with a Hindi, English, and Japanese release. Now, it’s time for One Piece: Film Red’s debut at the Indian box office.
One Piece Film: Red will release in India on October 7, 2022
On Monday (October 3, 2022) PVR Pictures made the announcement on Twitter. The tweet read, ‘’The SABSE BADA announcement for Indian Anime Fans is here! Luffy is a great learner and as he prepares to arrive in Indian cinemas; he has also brushed up on his Hindi! Watch Luffy’s epic adventure in ONE PIECE FILM: RED, also releasing in Hindi (2D).’’
PVR Pictures also added, ‘’Don’t miss out on the premium fans screening tomorrow. Book your tickets now: Screening in cinemas across India on 7th October. #OnePiece #OnePieceInHindi #OnePieceRed #OPR #FanScreening #SpecialScreening #CanBadges #Merch #PVRPictures #Shanks #Uta’’
Reacting to the Hindi release announcement one fan added, ‘’Well it’s good news to see Anime coming in India with Hindi dubs. I don’t know why many people don’t like this. You all should support it as Anime is growing in India and you should feel good about that. I hope everyone will support Hindi dubs as well.’’ ‘’Always welcome for anime to get more recognition in India, ‘’ added the other user.
Besides the Hindi release announcement of One Piece Film: Red, PVR Pictures also revealed that the anime feature will also have a premium fan screening today (October 4, 2022). The special premieres will be held in Mumbai, Pune, and Bangalore.
One Piece Film: Red is available for fan screening in locations mentioned below:
- Phoenix Lower Parel, 5:00 p.m., Screen-Audi No-6
- Citi Mall Andheri, 3:30 p.m., Screen-Audi No-4
- Phoenix Market City, 4:00 p.m., Screen-Audi No-6
- Nexus Koramangala, 3:30 p.m., Screen-Audi No-7
After the Indian release, One Piece Film: Red will be released in Germany and Austria on October 13, 2022. The anime feature will arrive in Australia and New Zealand on November 3, 2022. In the U.S.A. and Canada, the movie will hit theatres on November 4, 2022.