One Piece Latest Episode 1012 aired this Sunday which ended with Yamato reminiscing about an old friend who apparently came to kill her father. In the preview, we see Ace and Yamato’s first meet-up, It was already known that ace had visited Onigashima in search of Kaido and left after wreaking havoc, in the following episode we will see how Ace and Yamato first met.
The preview of episode 1013 showed a young Yamato and Ace along with a brief synopsis of the next episode:
The man who came to kill Yamato’s father, Kaido. A pirate named Ace invaded the New World wrapped in flames. Kaido’s son Yamato who was in despair over his unfulfilled desire confronted him! Ace’s fire that devastated Onigashima lit up Yamato’s disappointed heart!
One Piece Episode 1013 will be released on Sunday, March 6th in Japan. The subtitled version will be available later to stream on Crunchyroll, Funimation, and Bilibli.
The following episode will be titled “Yamato’s Past! The Man Who Came for an Emperor of the Sea!” that will explore the relationship between Ace and Yamato and how Yamato’s life was changed by him.