The latest chapter of One Piece definitely hit the readers with a massive plot twist. Just when we are about to accept Luffy’s defeat, the story takes a turn and Zunisha exclaims that Joy Boy has returned! Read on to find out more details about the upcoming chapter, One Piece Chapter 1044.
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About the anime
One Piece is a Japanese manga series that has been running for almost 2 decades now since its initial release on 22nd July 1997. It is written and illustrated by Eiichiro Oda and revolves around the protagonist Monkey D. Luffy and the crew members of the Strawhat Pirates.
One Piece Chapter 1044 Release Date
Unfortunately, the production of One Piece Chapter 1044 is on break next week. Eiichiro Oda will be taking his much-needed break to maintain his mental and physical health. We can now expect the upcoming chapter to be released on 27th March 2022 in the following time zones:
- Japan – 1:00 AM
- India – 9:30 PM
- USA/Canada – 10:00 AM
- UK – 4:00 PM
- CES(Europe) – 5:00 PM
One Piece Chapter 1043 Recap
Here’s what happened in the previous chapter, One Piece Chapter 1043:
- The latest chapter revealed Luffy’s defeat against Kaido. However, we are still unsure whether Luffy is defeated forever or if he will make a comeback in the next chapter.
- Momonosuke loses hope after hearing Kaido announce that he has defeated Luffy. He is convinced that the only option left is to surrender.
- But Yamato pushes him to keep going and not to give up after 20 years of dedication. They would rather die together as a unit than give up.
- The chapter ends with Zunesha exclaiming that he has heard a voice for the first time after 800 years. He tells Momonosuke that Joy Boy has returned.
- The identity of this Joy Boy has been a mystery for well over a decade, since the character was originally introduced in Chapter 628, more than 11 years ago!
One Piece Chapter 1044 Spoilers
- Zunesha mentioned Joy Boy. Kaidou’s history will most likely be featured in One Piece Chapter 1044.
- More about the Joy Boy will be revealed in these flashbacks. Luffy will be recognized by Kaidou, who believes he is deserving of the title of ‘Joy Boy.’
- Joy Boy was a significant character in the Void Century who had a significant impact on the history of Fish-Man Island.
We will have to wait until the raw scans are made available one to two days before the official release of the upcoming chapter to find out more.
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