One Piece Odyssey Shows Gameplay Details, Introduces Two New Characters

one piece odysseySanji, Nami and Luffy in One Piece Odyssey

We had gone a long time without receiving any news from One Piece Odysseythe new video game based on the popular manga by Eiichiro Oda. This game was confirmed at the News Coo Online event last March with a presentation trailer where their platforms have also been confirmed. It is now that we can find out what would be one of its first gameplays, revealing more details about the gameplay of this title.

Different game modes in One Piece Odyssey

In the adventure modethe player will take control of the Straw Hat Pirateswhich will freedom to roam the Waffle Island map and go solve the hidden mysteries. Each character will have unique abilities this will allow us to move forward on the map. For example: Luffy can stretch out and reach far places, zor can cut different obstacles that appear along the way and chopper it can squeeze through small holes.

one piece odysseyZoro can use his swords to cut through obstacles in his path.

On the other hand, in the battle mode the classics will be combined JRPG turn-based combat with elements from One Piece. All the character will have its own techniques and attributes, which are the ones we can see in the original anime. The enemies will have weaknesses and resistances to these attacks, it will therefore be essential to know how to combine them.

Also relevant in this section are dramatic scenes and the kizuna arts. The dramatic scenes are events which will activate when the characters experience a difficult situation, which will allow them to obtain a sniff. In the same way, the Kizuna Arts will be combo attacks of various characters that will appear when certain conditions are met in battle.

one piece odysseyOne Piece Odyssey battle system screenshot

New characters in One Piece Odyssey

On top of that, the website itself has added to two new characters this will become important in the plot of the game. These characters are Lima girl from Waffle Island who hates pirates and helpan explorer who also lives on this island.

Both characters were created by Eiichiro Oda himself for this game, which we will be able to enjoy on all platforms in 2022.