One Piece Odyssey: a big surprise, fans in heaven

Bandai Namco has just unveiled a new trailer for One Piece Odyssey which has just revived fans’ interest in the game: it will be possible to discover the game’s emblematic places in an action-RPG style.

One Piece Odyssey Although it may be postponed to January 13, 2023, this does not prevent Bandai Namco from trying to raise the hype among fans. The Japanese publisher is on the right track with their new trailer unveiling a legendary manga arc and a surprise feature.

Alabasta in One Piece Odyssey

Original story requires, One Piece Odyssey will introduce a whole range of new characters and a mysterious new island. Aware that specials are struggling to find a place in the hearts of fans, Bandai Namco has found a solution. New trailer of the game indeed confirms that Luffy and his whole gang will be able to revisit certain emblematic places of their journey. This will be the case, for example, with Alabasta, the scene of the epic battle between the Straw Hat and Crocodile.

Players will then be able to reunite with some much-loved characters from the community, like Vivi, Karoo, and… the Vogue Merry, the very first ship from the crew that brought so many fans to tears. One Piece Odyssey will justify this unexpected journey by a mechanic linked to the world of Mugiwara memories. ” The Straw Hat Pirates, now stranded on the mysterious island of Waford, will relive their own memories to regain their powers with the help of Lim’s strange abilities. “explains Bandai in its press release.

Alabasta will therefore not be the only cult place in the manga that can be visited. Be careful though, if the created world seems identical at first sight, the narrated events will be different with a whole new story. A welcome touch of nostalgia, which will delight fans of the first hour, while allowing neophytes to discover certain cult passages from the manga.