One Piece: World Seeker is an action-adventure video game based on the manga and anime series One Piece. Developed by Ganbarion and published by Bandai Namco Entertainment, the game is the first video game in the franchise to feature an open world environment. The game was released on March 15, 2019 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Microsoft Windows. Characters that appear in the game include the entire Straw Hat crew, Akainu, Kizaru, Kuma, Tashigi, Smoker, Sabo, Buggy, Rob Lucci, and Ichiji, Niji, and Yonji from Germa 66. The One Piece: World Seeker original soundtrack album by Kohei Tanaka, comprising 56 soundtracks, was released on March 15, 2019.
The game features the talents of One Piece anime producer Hiroki Koyama from Toei Animation, One Piece media supervisor Suguru Sugita from Shueisha, One Piece game supervisor Yuji Suzuki from Shueisha, and One Piece game producer Kōji Nakajima from Bandai Namco Entertainment. On November 2, 2017, the game was announced under the codename Dawn and said to be an “unprecedented” game, later in December 2017, the game’s Official title One Piece: World Seeker was revealed and at Jump Festa 2018 the Game’s First Trailer was revealed and released on YouTube on December 18, 2017.
One Piece: World Seeker is an action-adventure game which puts players in the role of Monkey D. Luffy from a third-person perspective. One Piece World Seeker is set in the “Prison Island,” which is located in the New World. The player will experience and wage battles in an open world environment which can be freely explored. The game’s combat features stealth elements and Luffy can use the Observation Haki to see enemies from behind walls. Techniques from the anime like Gum Gum Rocket which allows Luffy to easily traverse the world and Gum Gum Bazooka are also featured in the game.
Leave your compass behind and join Luffy as he embarks on a brand new action-packed adventure where you can experience the powers of the legendary Gum-Gum fruit to uncover hidden secrets on an original, never-before-seen island! Time to set sail. The Straw Hat Pirates arrive on a mysterious island known only as “Prison Island” and they’re soon caught up in a dramatic story full of twists and turns. Includes original characters designed by Eiichiro Oda himself. Take control of Monkey D. Luffy and explore the vast areas of this all-new island as you try to uncover its hidden secrets. Face off against some of Luffy’s well-known enemies from the ONE PIECE series.