The Z-Fighters are making ready to face the Straw Hat Pirates in a “dream crossover” as Toonami will air the 590th episode of One Piece that featured characters from each Dragon Ball Z and Toriko. Whereas the particular installment aired in Japan again in 2013, the episode had by no means obtained an English Dub. Now, the crossover shall be hitting North America correct for the primary time in only a few hours, with Toei Animation sharing a brand new clip from the episode that sees Luffy, Goku, and Toriko making an attempt to win a match to attempt the most effective meat within the universe.
The English Dub for this once-in-a-lifetime crossover will see the likes of Colleen Clinkenbeard reprising her position as One Piece’s Monkey D. Luffy whereas Sean Schemmel will as soon as once more carry Son Goku to life. Paradoxically sufficient, a number of voice actors that work on One Piece have lent their voice skills to the world of the Grand Line and vice versa, with Chris Sabat enjoying Vegeta and Piccolo from the Dragon Ball franchise whereas additionally taking up the position of Luffy’s primary swordsman within the Straw Hats, Roronoa Zoro.
Dragon Ball x One Piece x Toriko
Toei Animation took the chance to share a brand-new clip from the upcoming Toonami crossover, which sees Goku and the Z-Fighters, together with Luffy and the Straw Hat Pirates, coping with a model new risk that’s uniting the Shonen characters whereas in addition they vie to get their palms on the most effective meat the galaxy has ever seen:
Tomorrow, three worlds collide. Do not miss this tremendous crossover particular airing for the primary time within the U.S. on @adultswim’s Toonami! ???
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— Toei Animation (@ToeiAnimation) March 3, 2023
The Straw Hat Pirates may not have numerous time to participate in crossovers corresponding to this one as following its historical past of over two-plus a long time, creator Eiichiro Oda is at present engaged on the ultimate arc of the collection through One Piece’s manga. Whereas Dragon Ball first arrived over a decade previous to the beginning of Luffy’s story, the Shonen collection from Akira Toriyama is constant to comply with Goku and firm through Dragon Ball Tremendous, which is exhibiting no indicators of ending any time quickly.
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