Tuesday, September 12, 2023

How To Watch All The One Piece Movies & OVAs In Order

One Piece has 15 movies and 13 specials, all of which are considered extra material for the anime, so they do not affect the story told by the manga.

How to Watch One Piece in Order

Therefore, both the movies and specials are not necessary to watch to understand the plot, so feel free to only watch the anime if you wish since only this one was adapted from the manga.

But if you want to watch the movies and ovas in chronological order, to enjoy all the available content of the series, in the following list I show you how to do it in order, explaining which are remakes or summaries of some One Piece arcs:

How To Watch One Piece In Order with Movies?

Movies / Specials Order Descripción Cover
Movie 1: One Piece: The Movie After episode 18 Luffy and his friends embark on a mission to stop Eldoraggo from getting the treasure from Woonan, a legendary pirate who had acquired a third of the world's gold. One Piece Movie 1
Special 1: Luffy Falls! Adventure in the Uncharted Ocean's Navel After episode 45 The Straw Hat Pirates chance upon a massive chasm beneath the sea's surface, leading to a enigmatic island called the "Ocean's Navel." Determined, they decide to embark on a quest to locate the island's rumored treasure, said to have the power to fulfill any desire. One Piece Special 1
Movie 2: Clockwork Island Adventure After episode 53 Luffy's crew seeks to recover their ship and save Nami from the clutches of the Bear King pirates on Clockword Island. The island is suspended in the air by a clock-like mechanism, making it difficult for them to get there. One Piece Movie 2
Movie 3: Chopper's Kingdom on the Island of Strange Animals After episode 102 Luffy and his crew arrive at Corona Island, where the animals speak and make Chopper their king. However, some human hunters want the animals' horns, which grant great powers. One Piece Movie 3
Movie 4: Dead End Adventure After episode 130 Luffy and his friends arrive at Anabaru Bay where they participate in a pirate competition organized by the local casino. However, they discover that there is a conspiracy behind it led by Gasparde, a former military commander. One Piece Movie 4
Special 2: Open Upon the Great Sea! A Father's Huge, HUGE Dream! After episode 138 On Pirate Zap's ship, Bonney and Maccus want to escape poverty. Three captive kids, led by Amanda, who knows a treasure's location, strike a deal. They meet Luffy's crew on an island but are captured by the treasure-hunting Bayan Pirates. Luffy and friends must now retrieve the treasure for Amanda's family. One Piece Special 2
Movie 5: The Cursed Holy Sword After episode 143 Luffy and his crew search for the Sword of Seven Stars to prevent its evil power from destroying the world. Zoro is tricked by a childhood friend and fights against his own companions on a treasure hunt. One Piece Movie 5
Special 3: Protect! The Last Great Performance After episode 219 Ex-Marine Lieutenant Randolph stages plays on his ship to inspire those affected by pirates. Luffy's crew attends his farewell performance. A vengeful subordinate, now a commander, aims to capture Randolph. Luffy and his crew defend Randolph's play, showcasing not all pirates are evil, against the bitter commander. One Piece Special 3
Movie 6: Baron Omatsuri and the Secret Island After episode 224 The Straw Hat Pirates visit a recreational island, but must face challenges and a mysterious air that causes fights. Luffy, Robin and Chopper investigate and discover a dark secret. One Piece Movie 6
Movie 7: Giant Mecha Soldier of Karakuri Castle After episode 228 Luffy and his crew find a treasure chest and save an old woman with gold teeth. She promises them a legendary treasure, but her son takes it away. The crew searches for the treasure by following clues in a song, facing traps. One Piece Movie 7
Special 4: The Detective Memoirs of Chief Straw Hat Luffy After episode 228 Unlike the other specials, this story takes place in an alternate reality version of 19th century Japan, an alternate version of The Grand Line as opposed to simply being hour-long filler episodes. One Piece Special 4
Movie 10: One Piece Film: Strong World After episode 429 The Straw Hat Pirates decide to return to East Blue to help in a crisis, but are attacked by Shiki the Golden Lion, who kidnaps Nami and separates the rest into floating islands fraught with danger. One Piece Movie 8
Special: One Piece Film Strong World: Episode 0 After episode 429 25 years into the story (3 years before Roger's execution) at Navy HQ (Marineford) an alarm sounds and it is reported that Shiki and Roger met in the Edd War in the New World. One Piece Film Strong World: Episode 0
Movie 11: Straw Hat Chase After episode 489 Luffy's crew searches for Luffy's missing hat, which has been stolen by a dog named Buzz. They find out that the dog was part of a pirate crew and that they want to capture Luffy to get the reward from him. One Piece Movie 11
Special: 3D2Y: Overcome Ace’s Death! Luffy’s Vow to his Friends After episode 102 Luffy trains for two years with Silvers Rayleigh on Rusukaina Island. He discovers Byrnndi World and the Moa Moa devil fruit. He must protect Boa Hancock from this new enemy. One Piece: 3D2Y
Special: One Piece Film Z: Glorious Island After episode 578 In the New World, on the Thousand Sunny ship, they find someone named Z and take him in. But upon learning that they are pirates, Z ferociously attacks them. The Modo Modo fruit rejuvenates Nami, Robin, Brook, and Chopper. To reverse the effect, they go to Secon Island in search of information on Z. One Piece Film Z: Glorious Island
Movie 12: One Piece Film: Z After episode 578 The trump card of the Navy, the dyna stone, is stolen by the ancient Admiral Z, whose power is similar to that of ancient weapons. The Navy moves to confront the conspiracy that threatens the New World. One Piece Movie 12
Special: Adventure of Nebulandia After episode 578 The Straw Hats battle Foxy and his crew in Nebulandia, an island in the New World that nullifies the powers of the Devil Fruits with its sea mist. One Piece: Adventure of Nebulandia
Special: Heart of Gold After episode 750 Myskina Olga, pursued by the World Government and Mad Treasure, joins Straw Hat Pirates to find Pure Gold on a lost island inside an anglerfish. Separated, Olga reveals her 200-year life and grudge against her father. One Piece: Heart of Gold
Special: One Piece Film: Gold Episode 0 After episode 750 During their journey to Gran Tesoro, the Straw Hat Pirates engage in recreational activities. They enjoy a barbecue and participate in different sports. Nami, Robin, Chopper, and Franky engage in a game of volleyball, while Luffy, Usopp, and Franky have friendly sumo wrestling matches. One Piece Film: Gold Episode 0
Movie 13: One Piece Film: Gold After episode 750 The Straw Hat Pirates visit the Grand Treasury, the most luxurious ship in the world, where Luffy loses all the money won in the casino and gets in debt. Treasury holds Zoro until they pay. The Pirates team up with Carina to steal Tesoro's fortune. One Piece Movie 13
Movie 14: One Piece: Stampede After episode 896 The Straw Hat Pirates arrive on Delta Island to participate in the Pirate Festival and search for Gold Roger's treasure, unaware that there is a more sinister reason behind it all. One Piece Movie 14
Movie 15: One Piece Film: Red After episode 1030 The Straw Hat crew attends the concert of Uta, a famous diva and Luffy's friend. Uta seeks a happy world without violence, but her methods are not adequate, which causes problems on Elegia Island. One Piece Movie 2

NOTE: There are other one piece movies and specials, but they are not necessary to watch, since they are summaries or remakes of one piece arcs. They are the following:

Specials / Movies Summary Descripción Cover
Special: Episode of Nami Summarize episodes 31 to 45 As an abridged version of the Arlong Arc, this special follows the same general plot. Nami departs from the crew after the Baratie Arc to return to her village. Luffy and the crew decide to pursue her and uncover that she is collaborating with a perilous Fish-Man pirate known as Arlong. The special is a flashback of Nami while the crew was heading to Fishman Island, which is why it aired after episode 560. One Piece Special: Episode of Nam
Special: Episode of East Blue Summarize episodes 1 to 53 This is an abridged retelling of the initial character development of the first five Straw Hat Pirates during the East Blue Saga. As the Straw Hat Pirates get ready to depart from East Blue and venture into the Grand Line, each of them reflects on their journey up to this point and renews their commitment to their dreams. One Piece Special: Episode Of East Blue
Movie 8: Episode of Arabasta Summarize episodes 92 to 130 It is an abridged movie retelling of the Arabasta Arc, the Straw Hat Pirates visit Arabasta, a desert island ruled by Nefertari Vivi's father, Cobra. They uncover a revolution orchestrated by Crocodile, who uses his organization, Baroque Works, to seize power and unveil the nation's hidden secret. One Piece Movie 8: Episode of Arabasta
Special: Episode of Sky Island Summarize episodes 144 to 195 An abridged and lightly edited recount of the Sky Island Saga, encompassing the Jaya and Skypiea Arcs. The Straw Hat Pirates journey to Skypiea, an ethereal island in the sky on the Grand Line. Where they must rescue the land from the oppressive deity Enel. One Piece Special: Episode of Sky Island
Movie 9: Episode of Chopper Plus Summarize episodes 78 to 91 This film, is a remake of the Drum Island Arc (essentially a "what if" story). It features Franky, Nico Robin, and the Thousand Sunny, who were not present in the original version. Also appearing is Wapol's older brother, Musshuru, who had been exiled and seeks revenge. One Piece Movie 9: Episode of Chopper Plus
Special: Episode of Luffy Summarize episodes 1 and 4 Amidst a battle against Marine warships, the Straw Hat Pirates employ an emergency Coup de Burst to evade a massive cannonball attack. They crash-land on a nearby island, opting to explore as Franky repairs the ship. In a local town, they uncover its history and inhabitants, with Luffy befriending a wax sculptor. One Piece Special: Episode of Luffy
Special: Episode of Merry Summarize episodes 229 to 311 The special follows the Straw Hat Crew's initial ship, the Going Merry, which has been reimagined with fresh animation. It presents a condensed narrative of the Water 7 and Enies Lobby arcs, including events such as Luffy and Usopp's fight, Robin's vanishing act, the crew's confrontation with CP9 to rescue Robin, and their ultimate farewell to the ship. One Piece Special: Episode of Merry
Special: Episode of Sabo - While exploring Dressrosa, Sabo reminisces about his childhood with Luffy and Ace. Simultaneously, Luffy joins the Corrida Colosseum tournament in hopes of obtaining his deceased brother's Devil Fruit. They reunite after 12 years, and Sabo consumes the Mera Mera no Mi while Doflamingo's control over the island crumbles. One Piece Special: Episode of Sabo