In One Piece: Grand Cruise world as a comrade on the way
The manga series One Piece around the Pirate Captain – or Pirate King – Monkey D. Luffy has existed since 1997 and has been continued ever since. With more than 345 million copies sold by the end of 2013, it is considered the best-selling manga series in history. No wonder that the franchise received numerous film and video game adaptations. In July, the first reports about a VR version for PlayStation VR (PSVR) were published in the 44th issue of Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine. One Piece: Grand Cruise finally has a concrete release date in Japan.
The pirate action game One Piece: Grand Cruise brings players directly into the manga world as contenders for the straw hat pirate gang on their ship. There you will meet old friends from the manga series like Sanji and Zoro, with who you can interact with different parts of the ship. The trailer also shows multiple-choice answers.
When fighting sea battles with other pirate ships, you use special abilities, for example, to fend off cannonballs with the grizzly magnum or diable jambe to protect the ship Thousand Sunny. The trailer also contains a fight against one of the most brutal antagonists of One Piece. Finally, you can dive into the adventurous anime world with the VR, chat with the characters and even have a few fights.
The VR experience One Piece Grand Cruise will be released on May 22nd in the USA, Europe, and Japan on May 24th, 2018 for PlayStation VR. and lets you dive into the anime world, chat with the characters and conduct a few battles.