Marubeni/One Piece Ad Series Launches TV Commercial
Aug. 15, 2022
The Marubeni/One Piece ad series, featuring one of Japan’s most beloved adventure stories One Piece, has been unveiling exciting new developments since June 2022. The latest entry in this series, a television commercial, launched on August 14 across Japan and is also viewable online.
Themed around the tagline “Together, we can go further,” the commercial tells the story of a young girl who loves One Piece growing up into an inspired young woman working together with many others around the world.
As further shown by the commercial, the ad series connects the world of One Piece with Marubeni’s vision for the future, the Global crossvalue platform. Under this platform, Marubeni will continue to work in tandem with our stakeholders to deliver solutions and create new values that make the world a better place.
■ Commercial Overview
1. Title: “My Childhood Dream” (30 sec.)
2. Broadcast Start Date: Sunday, August 14, 2022 (in most regions in Japan)
Note: The commercial can also be viewed on Marubeni’s website and official YouTube channel.
YouTube link: https://youtu.be/wvxiv91QdxA (Japanese only)
A young girl spends her childhood loving the animated show One Piece, eagerly watching a motley crew of friends go on adventures around a fantasy world. Now, all grown up, she works at the trading company Marubeni, striving to solve the challenges facing her own world together with colleagues from across the globe. Inspired in her work by her childhood love of One Piece, she imagines a conversation with the show’s main character, Luffy. When she tells him, “What we can’t do alone, we can do together,” she could never imagine what happens next…!
(Check out the full commercial to find out!)
4. Production Details:
Production: TOEI ANIMATION CO., LTD.
Starring: Miho Izumikawa
Voice actors: Mayumi Tanaka (as Monkey D. Luffy, One Piece) and Miho Izumikawa
Soundtrack: “memories” (arrangement of the first One Piece ending theme song)
■ Related Press Releases and Links
- June 15, 2022: Marubeni Launches New One Piece Ad Series
- July 22, 2022: Marubeni Launches “Voyage” Phase of New One Piece Ad Series:
“What Would Marubeni Do in the World of One Piece?”
- August 5, 2022: Marubeni’s “Voyage” Phase of New One Piece Ad Series:
“What Would Marubeni Do in the World of One Piece? #4”
- Marubeni/One Piece Special Website:
- Marubeni/One Piece Ad Series Official Twitter: