Bandai Namco reveals details about two new One Piece games
Bandai Namco has revealed brand new details for the upcoming One Piece adventure title, World Seeker, and given us a launch date for the PSVR exclusive One Piece VR title, Grand Cruise.
One Piece World Seeker is an action-adventure title set in the world of Eiichiro Oda's popular Shonen Jump manga. In the game, players take control of the main character Luffy to uncover the mystery of the island while facing off against familiar foes from the series.
Three of these enemies include Sanji's brothers Ichiji, Niji, and Yonji, Bandai Namco has confirmed today. Ichiji Vinsmoke is a warrior that uses the power of Fire while Niji Vinsmoke emits high-speed attacks by covering his body with electricity. Yonji, the youngest brother of the Vinsmoke family, can use the power of wind to use the ability Skywalk, which allows him to walk across the skies freely.
While it has been confirmed that these characters will appear as antagonists in the game their role in the main story, and how players will meet the trio, is still a mystery.
The second title, One Piece Grand Cruise, is a PlayStation VR exclusive title coming out on May 22. The game is One Piece's first ever VR title and was revealed late last year.
The game gives players the chance to board the Thousand Sunny alongside Luffy and his crew to experience life on the high seas. Fans of the series can interact with their favorite characters and explore the iconic ship to their heart's content.
Players will also need to help the crew take down beasts from the popular manga series, such as the Kraken, and fight off waves of enemy Navy ships. The game will include some of the biggest villains in the series, such as the former warlord Doflamingo.