Earlier this month at Tokyo Game Show, the latest game in the One Piece series, Burning Blood was announced for Japan, coming to PS4 and PS Vita. Now, Bandai Namco Entertainment Europe have announced that it will be coming to Europe next year and will also be available on the Xbox One, marking the first appearance of One Piece games on Microsoft’s current-gen platform.
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ONE PIECE: BURNING BLOOD ANNOUNCED FOR PLAYSTATION®4, XBOX ONE AND PLAYSTATION®VITA
-The Next Battle of ONE PIECE!-
Lyon, FRANCE – September 28, 2015 – BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe announced today a new ONE PIECE game: BURNING BLOOD! The game is slated for 2016 on PlayStation®4, PlayStation®Vita and for the first time ever: Xbox One.
Developed by the famed Japanese studio Spike Chunsoft Co., Ltd; ONE PIECE: Burning Blood is built upon the wacky and rich ONE PIECE universe and will offer a never-seen-before experience thanks to the fast-paced gameplay and unique ONE PIECE elements!
Speaking of which, Logia Devil Fruits and “Haki” can be used to throw massive special moves and take down the fiercest opponents! Stay tuned for more reveals.
“Meeting our fans on public & private events is a good way to get feedback on our games and see what the expectations are. ONE PIECE: Burning Blood is the perfect example of us creating a game impeccably in-line with fans’ desires. The long awaited pure fighting-game based on the ONE PIECE universe is here! To add to that, we are quite happy to release the game on multiple platforms, especially on a Microsoft console, since it’s the first time ever for a ONE PIECE game.” Hervé Hoerdt, VP Marketing & Digital at BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe.
PlayStation®4, Xbox One and PlayStation®Vita players can rejoice as this epic fighting-game will be released in Europe, Middle-East, Africa and Australasia in 2016!
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Official Website: www.OnePiece-Game.com