Bandai Namco released a new developer diary for upcoming turn-based RPG One Piece Odyssey highlighting gameplay, combat, and special features.
Producer Katsuaki Tsuzuki, composer Motoi Sakuraba, and One Piece editor-in-chief Ken Takano discuss the new title in the developer diary. Bandai Namco and ILCA are working together in joint development of One Piece Odyssey. Additionally, One Piece creator Eiichiro Oda also plays a key role in the game’s development.
Read up on all the important details below, via Bandai Namco:
In the developer diary, One Piece Odyssey producer Katsuaki Tsuzuki and composer Motoi Sakuraba are joined by Ken Takano, editor-in-chief for One Piece at Weekly Shonen Jump as they go over how Bandai Namco Entertainment Inc. works with ILCA Inc. as the game’s developers, Eiichiro Oda’s involvement, and how the game’s score was created. Fans can also see first looks at game play systems in One Piece Odyssey including combat and special features such as “Dramatic Scenes” and “Scramble Area Battle.”
One Piece Odyssey transports the Straw Hats to a mysterious new island where they embark on quests and fight powerful enemies and massive bosses in exciting turn-based battles. In the game, players take on the role of nine of their favorite pirates, playing as Monkey. D. Luffy, Roronoa Zoro, Nami, Franky, Sanji, Usopp, Nico Robin, Tony Tony. Chopper, and Brook.
One Piece Odyssey – Developer Diary Video
The new game is playable at Anime Expo 2022 from July 1 to July 4. Lastly, One Piece Odyssey releases later this year for PS4, PS5, Xbox Series X|S, and PC via Steam.