Fans get ready two Iconic shows of the past and present are hitting your consoles and handheld’s, The Highly anticipated One Piece: Pirate Warriors for the PlayStation 3 will also hit U.S Stores, players will relive their favorite scenes controlling many of the beloved Straw Hat Pirates which includes Luffy, Zoro, Nami, and others. Also coming for Nintendo DS system is “Thundercats” a side-scrolling beat’em up adventure game.
Pirate Warriors and Thundercats in North America
Today NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc. officially announces the North American ship dates for One Piece: Pirate Warriors on the PlayStation Network and Thundercats for the Nintendo DS.
One Piece: Pirate Warriors puts players in the role of Luffy and other pirates from the popular anime series. Players team up with other members from the Straw Hat crew to defeat the unrelenting onslaught of pirates. In One Piece: Pirate Warriors, players will be able to fight waves upon waves of enemies in both online and offline co-op modes with their friends. One Piece: Pirate Warriors will be available for purchase exclusively on the PlayStation Network on September 25.
Thunder Thunder THUNDERCATS! Fans of this classic animated series should mark their calendars as Lion-O makes his debut on the Nintendo DS system on September 25. Play as Lion-O and take on Mumm-Ra and his forces of evil in this side-scrolling adventure that follows the storyline of the new animated series!
For years now one piece has stamped its place in manga history as one of the greats and with the anime reaching a stunning 541 episodes As of April 1, 2012. Tecmo Koei producer Hisashi Koinuma and Namco Bandai producer Koji Nakajim will release a action game which has elements from both the Dynasty Warriors series and the One Piece series.
Here’s a look at some of the action in this Promo video
NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc. today announced ONE PIECE: PIRATE WARRIORS exclusively available as a digital title on the PlayStation®Network for the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system. ONE PIECE: PIRATE WARRIORS is developed by Omega Force / TECMO KOEI GAMES CO., LTD., and brings together the world’s most popular manga franchise with non-stop action of the DYNASTY WARRIORS franchise to create a ONE PIECE perfect storm. ONE PIECE: PIRATE WARRIORS will be available in North America in 2012.
The first nautical outing for the ONE PIECE series on the PlayStation 3 system, ONE PIECE: PIRATE WARRIORS will immerse players in the Straw Hat Pirates’ grand voyage around the globe, letting them face hordes of pirate and Marine enemies as well as experience all the great moments from the anime from Orange Town through Marineford. Faithful to the original ONE PIECE manga by Eiichiro Oda, players will relive their favorite scenes controlling many of the beloved Straw Hat Pirates including; Luffy, Zoro, Nami, and others, each with their signaturemoves, including Luffy’s Gum-Gum attacks.
ONE PIECE: PIRATE WARRIORS will invite players to do battle with a massive amount of opponents using the simple controls from theDYNASTY WARRIORS series to wreak havoc on the battlefield. The story mode will drop players right into the heart of the rich ONE PIECEuniverse filled with treasured characters, powerful enemies, touching moments and memorable scenes.