The title of One Piece Episode 997 is “The Battle Under the Moon, The Berserker, Sulong the Moon Lion.” The forthcoming episode of OP will feature a lot of action, and fans will also get to see the true form of Minks. Well, it will feature the arrival of the Samurai warriors who will turn the tides of this battle. One Piece is certainly showing its most interesting story arc and is about achieving a legendary milestone.
Only three more episodes, and then the anime series will finally release its 100th episode. After this episode, the Battle of Onigashima will get even more heated and intense. The road to change the future of Onigashima has already begun. There is a chance for Luffy to get one step closer to the title of The Pirate King by winning this battle. So, will he be able to overcome all the hardships, and when will the new episode hit the screens? Here is everything to know.
One Piece Episode 997: Plot Details & Preview
The promo for the upcoming episode of OP is out, and it reveals that the tides of the battle will change. The Pirates of the Animal Kingdom will have a hard time after the arrival of the Samurai warriors. Kaido will look down on the captain of Straw Hats, who declared an all-out battle. But Zoro will be there to answer him. Since it is a full moon night, the Minks will show their true form as they fight while thinking about their homes.
In One Piece Episode 997, Shinobu will realize that saving Momo is actually tougher than she thought. But it is likely that by the end of the next episode, the alliance will finally rescue Momonosuke. In addition, the next episode might also feature the more intense battle between Yamato and Ulti.
Previous Episode Recap
In the 996th chapter of One Piece, the viewers saw the Akazaya Nine attacking Kaido. Luffy and Yamato were watching them and got quite impressed. Not only them but Big Mom was also shocked that Akazaya Nine managed to hit a lethal blow on Kaido. She asked if he was dead or alive, and the Queen replied by saying Kaido is invincible. King also found out that Kid and Straw Hats served as decoys for a surprise attack by the Akazaya Nine.
The previous episode also featured Yamato’s battle with Ulti. The latter asked if she was crazy as she decided to join her father’s enemies. Yamato cleared that she wanted to become Oden Kozuki and is on the side of the Straw Hats. As a result, both of them engaged in a battle. Big Mom decided to take care of Strae Hats herself. However, Luffy couldn’t believe that she had to come now as he was busy fighting someone else.
One Piece Episode 997: Release Date
Every single fan of this show is excited to see a war breaking out between the alliance of Luffy and Kaido. In the upcoming episode, samurai warriors will reveal what they’re capable of. One Piece Episode 997 is all set to release on Sunday, October 31, 2021. Its fans will be able to watch it online on Crunchyroll and Netflix.