The reign of Kaido, who ruled Wano for over twenty years, has ended. The new shogun of Wano is expected to step forward and usher in a new era for the country.
In the latest episode, we witnessed the aftermath of the war and the continued suffering of the people of Wano over the past two decades. Yaisuke’s perspective shed light on the tragedy faced by the residents of the Kuri region. The Smile Devil Fruit had robbed them of all emotions except for laughter, a fact highlighted throughout the series. It’s terrible to be unable to express feelings other than laughter.
While writing a message to her father, Oto couldn’t express her longing for him to return. Instead, she thanked him for the sacrifice he made.
Meanwhile, the news of Kaido’s defeat spread throughout the country, except in the flower capital, where the people enjoyed their freedom, believing this was their only chance to celebrate.
What Happened in One Piece Episode 1077
In One Piece Episode 1077, titled “The Curtain Falls! The Winner, Straw Hat Luffy!” Luffy defeats Kaido in an epic battle. Kaido falls into a magma chamber below Onigashima, and the island erupts. Luffy and Yamato escape, and Onigashima safely lands near the Flower Capital.
The people of Wano rejoice in their newfound freedom, and Luffy is celebrated as a hero. However, the World Government remains a looming threat, and the Straw Hats must prepare for their next challenge.
During this time, the Straw Hats share a feast with the people of Wano and learn more about the history of Wano and the Kozuki clan.
Here’s a more detailed summary of the episode:
- The episode begins with Luffy and Kaido continuing their fierce battle. Kaido is in his strongest form, but Luffy matches his power.
- Luffy unleashes his Gear 5 form to deliver a devastating blow to Kaido, ultimately defeating him.
- Kaido plunges into the magma chamber beneath Onigashima, triggering the island’s eruption.
- Luffy and Yamato successfully escape the chaos, and Onigashima safely lands near the Flower Capital.
- The people of Wano express their jubilation for their newfound freedom, hailing Luffy as a hero.
- Despite the victory, the World Government remains a looming threat, and the Straw Hats must prepare for their next battle.
- During this time of celebration, the Straw Hats enjoy a feast with the people of Wano, deepening their bonds and gaining insights into the history of Wano and the Kozuki clan.
Episode 1077 signifies a significant turning point in the One Piece anime series, marking the conclusion of the Wano arc and the dawn of a new era for Luffy and his crew.
What To Expect From One Piece Episode 1078
One Piece Episode 1078 is titled “He Returns! The Shogun Of the Land Of the Wano! Kozuki Momonosuke!” In this episode, Momonosuke will finally become the new Shogun of Wano, and the people of Wano will accept and love him as their leader.
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The preview for the episode doesn’t reveal much, and it’s not our first look at the adult Momonosuke, but we’ll get to see him towards the end of the episode.
The Akazya Nine, a group of loyal followers, will pledge allegiance to the new Shogun of Wano. There will also be a moving speech by Hiyori in the episode, discussing the previous Shogun, Orochi, and the new era that is about to begin in Wano.
It promises to be an emotional episode that will mark the end of Kaido’s reign over Wano for the past twenty years.
One Piece Episode 1078 Release Date & Time
One Piece Episode 1078, titled “He Returns! The Shogun Of the Land Of the Wano! Kozuki Momonosuke!” will be released on Sunday, October 1st, 2023, at 09:30 AM Japanese Standard Time (JST).
Here are the release times for different time zones:
- Pacific Time (US & Canada): 17:30 hrs on Saturday, September 31st, 2023.
- Central Time (Mexico): 18:30 hrs on Saturday, September 31st, 2023.
- Eastern Time (US & Canada): 20:30 hrs on Saturday, September 31st, 2023.
- Indian Standard Time (India): 06:00 hrs on Sunday, September 31st, 2023.
- Australian Standard Time (Australia): 02:00 hrs on Sunday, October 1st, 2023.
Where To Watch One Piece Episode 1078?
One Piece Episode 1078 will stream on Crunchyroll and Funimation shortly after the episode’s premiere on the local Japanese networks.