Publisher Bandai Namco and developer ILCA have announced a demo version of One Piece Odyssey will become available for PS4 and PS5 players as of January 10, 2023 – 3 days before the game’s official release.
About the game
The famed pirate, Monkey.D.Luffy, better known as Straw Hat Luffy, and his Straw Hat Crew, are sailing across the New World in search of the next island and the next adventure that awaits them. But during their voyage they are caught in a storm and shipwrecked. They find themselves washed up on a lush tropical island surrounded by constantly raging storms… Separated from his crew, Luffy sets off on a grand, new adventure to find his friends and escape the island! Dangerous new enemies, terrifying forces of nature, and more await them!
Produced with direct involvement from Eiichiro Oda (the author of One Piece), One Piece Odyssey is a 25th Anniversary project that combines classic staples of the JRPG genre with unique elements of the hugely popular manga and anime series One Piece.
One Piece Odyssey Memories Trailer
By playing One Piece Odyssey players will relive four epic arcs of the One Piece saga. These new adventures are teased in the latest One Piece ‘Memories’ trailer. Watch it below:
The Straw Hat Crew’s adventure on Waford will take them on a journey through their memories of these four unforgettable One Piece Arcs.
- Help Vivi save the country of Alabasta from a civil war orchestrated by Crocodile and Baroque Works.
- Explore a beautiful metropolitan city and fight to rescue your crewmates from CP9 in Water Seven.
- Join the Paramount War and attempt to stop Ace’s execution at the hands of the Marines at their stronghold, Marineford.
- Team up with Rebecca, Sabo, and Trafalgar Law to save the city of Dressrosa from destruction at the hands of Doflamingo.
- Discover and experience a nostalgic yet fresh original One Piece storyline.
- Luffy decides to scout a mysterious island and gather his scattered crew members. While exploring, they come across mysterious ruins and never-before-seen monsters.
- Despite the Straw Hats’ initial excitement about the uninhabited island, things soon take an unexpected turn when they find two human inhabitants named Adio and Lim.
- Defeat new enemies, unravel ancient mysteries, and experience pure adventure with your favorite Straw Hats!
- Players can step into the shoes, sandals, and hooves of Luffy, Zoro, Nami, Usopp, Sanji, Chopper, Robin, Franky, and Brook!
- In addition to varied combat prowess, each character also offers a unique exploration skill, such as Luffy’s Gum Gum Slingshot traversal and Zoro’s ability to cut down barriers.
- Experience quests and dungeons all with an authentic One Piece twist.
- The Dramatic Scene system will pitch you against unexpected and random scenarios!
- In addition to Scramble Area Battle where players will move around through multiple battle areas, the Dramatic Scene system allows for the battle to further develop into unexpected and random situations.
- Other than the Main Episode, players will also find rich Side Episodes and Battles for further immerse themselves with the Straw Hat Crew.
One Piece Odyssey Collectors Edition
In addition to a standard and deluxe edition, limited quantities of a One Piece Odyssey Collector’s Edition are available for pre-order.
Collector’s Edition contents:
- Full game
- Deluxe Pack (Two Jewelry accessories, the Sniper King traveling outfit)
- Adventure Expansion Pack (future additional Story DLC & 100,000 Berries)
- Exclusive Monkey.D.Luffy & Lim figurine (23x21x21cm)
- Exclusive Steelbook
- Exclusive Postcards
- The Collector’s Box
- Pre-order bonuses include:
- 10x Energy Apples
- 10x Excite Apples
- 3x Golden Jellies
- The Travelling Outfit set
- Bandai Namco Store time-limited exclusive bonus:
- Drop rate up petit jewelry: An in-game accessory that once equipped will increase the drop rate of loot and items from enemies
- HP conversion petite jewelry: An in-game accessory that once equipped will restore some of your health points after an attack.
Where to buy the Collector’s Edition:
The Collector’s Edition was initially available from the official Bandai Namco Store but has since sold out.
The only option now is to find a reseller on eBay.
One Piece Odyssey releases worldwide on PS4/5, Xbox Series X/S & PC on January 13, 2023.
The demo arrives on PS4/5 on January 10, 2023.
Japanese players will gain access to the full game on January 12, 2023.