Bandai Namco announced that their upcoming One Piece game, One Piece: Burning Blood will release in Europe next year for PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, and Xbox One.
One Piece: Burning Blood by Spike Chunsoft is is built upon the wacky and rich One Piece universe andwill offer a never-seen-before experience thanks to the fast-paced gameplay and unique One Piece elements.
Logia Devil Fruits and “Haki” can also be used to throw massive special moves and take down enemies. More details will be revealed in the near future. Here’s another message from the press release:
“Meeting our fans on public & private events is a good way to get feedback on our games and see what the expectations are One Piece: Burning Blood is the perfect example of us creating a game impeccably in-line with fans’ desires. The long awaited pure fighting-game based on the One Piece universe is here! To add to that, we are quite happy to release the game on multiple platforms, especially on a Microsoft console, since it’s the first time ever for a One Piece game.” Hervé Hoerdt, VP Marketing & Digital at Bandai Namco Entertainment Europe.
As usual, a North American version wasn’t announced yet, but we’ll likely hear of one very soon.
Update: Bandai Namco announced One Piece: Burning Blood for North America as a 2016 release as well.