Japan’s love of One Piece is infectious, with the shonen collection changing into fashionable sufficient to warrant some wild crossovers. With the Straw Hat Pirates receiving their very own Nisson Cup O’ Noodles anime promo up to now, One Piece has just lately teamed up with McDonald’s in a advertising marketing campaign that has new meals gadgets tailor-made for the Grand Line. Now, a brand new hilarious commercial has arisen in Japan to cement the union between the 2 using an ideal character that was spawned from the thoughts of Eiichiro Oda.

Meals has been a serious a part of the One Piece franchise up to now, with each the One Piece manga and One Piece anime taking the chance to introduce loads of characters which have included edibles into their goals. Sanji, the Straw Hat Pirates’ chef, could be fairly the helpful ally to have on the battlefield, however his cooking abilities are second to none and have him slinging some large dishes to Luffy and his crew all through their journey. As was proven within the early elements of the shonen collection, Sanji has quite a lot of his cooking skills due to his relationship to the pinnacle chef of Baratie, Zeff. Now, a brand new McDonald’s advert takes Sanji’s instructor and places him middle stage.

McDonald’s: Zeff Burger Incoming?

Fortunately, Zeff remains to be round on the earth of the Grand Line. Whereas not crusing alongside Sanji and the Straw Hat Pirates, he’s nonetheless within the background cheering on his former protege and cooking to his coronary heart’s delight. Within the new McDonald’s advert in Shibuya, we see a hilarious, big commercial displaying off McDonald’s new sandwiches alongside Zeff and his ludicrously tall chef’s hat.

Later this yr, Netflix will see its live-action adaptation of One Piece hit its library, with the live-action Sanji set to be performed by younger actor Taz Skylar. Whereas the actor that can play the Straw Hats’ chef has proven himself coaching laborious with regards to the “kicking division,” Skylar has additionally shared a number of movies of his cooking abilities to really declare the position of Sanji. Evidently, Taz is getting very into his position as a member of the Going Merry’s crew.

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