One Piece Odyssey, a new RPG based on the popular manga One Piece by Eiichiro Oda, has been announced for consoles and PC by Bandai Namco Entertainment. The game will release sometime this year for PS4, PS5, Xbox Series X/S and PC, featuring an original story and character designs from Oda himself.
One Piece Odyssey will follow the Straw Hat Pirates as they find themselves stranded on a strange new island following a shipwreck. They’re separated on the island and have to reunite while seemingly uncovering the mystery surrounding the island and its inhabitants.
Publisher Bandai Namco Entertainment and developer ILCA, Inc. provided a full description of One Piece Odyssey:
“ONE PIECE ODYSSEY is an RPG project filled with the unique elements of adventure from ONE PIECE that has been highly desired by fans. This project has been in the works for many years so that fans can truly touch the world of ONE PIECE and now is ready to be unveiled!
Join this brand-new RPG featuring new character and monster designs produced by Eiichiro Oda, the author of ONE PIECE. The game is also complemented by the beautiful music of Motoi Sakuraba, a composer well known for his various contributions to video games such as the Dark Souls and Tales of series.
A broken Thousand Sunny… Scattered crew members… Luffy’s missing straw hat…
During their voyage, the Straw Hats, led by Monkey D. Luffy are swallowed by a huge storm at sea. They end up on a mysterious island full of nature amidst the storm and become separated from each other. The crew set outs on a new adventurous journey filled with wonders of a raging nature, powerful enemies, and strange encounters with island locals.”
One Piece Odyssey releases sometime in 2022 for PS4, PS5, Xbox Series X/S and PC. Check out the full announcement trailer below.
Source: Bandai Namco