One Piece: Unlimited World Red Deluxe Announced for America

Bandai Namco Entertainment America has announced One Piece: Unlimited World Red Deluxe for North America. The game will be available on PC and PS4 the same day as the European versions – August 25. Like Europe, the Nintendo Switch version will also be available in September 2017. The US version will be digital only on all platforms, while in Europe the PS4 and Switch editions of the game will also be available as physical versions.

In Japan, One Piece: Unlimited World Red Deluxe will be available for PS4 and the Nintendo Switch both physically and digitally on August 24, 2017. Take a look at the trailer and official North American press release below.

SANTA CLARA, Calif., (May 19, 2017) – BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc., the leading publisher and developer of interactive anime entertainment, today announces ONE PIECE: Unlimited World Red Deluxe Edition for the Nintendo Switch™ system, PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, and PC via STEAM®. Sail the high seas with Monkey D. Luffy and the rest of the Straw Hat pirates in this action-adventure title remastered for the current generation of consoles with 1080p resolution*, variable 60FPS frame rate, and over 40 pieces of downloadable content included for the most definitive One Piece Unlimited World Red experience yet. ONE PIECE: Unlimited World Red Deluxe Edition is set to release digitally for the PlayStation 4 system and STEAM on August 25, 2017 with the Nintendo Switch version to release digitally in the Nintendo eShop in September 2017.
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The ONE PIECE franchise is the best selling manga of all time, with over 400 million volumes sold to date due to its cast of stellar characters and riveting storylines. ONE PIECE: Unlimited World Red Deluxe Edition brings that level of quality to the videogame realm with a game-exclusive storyline and original characters designed by Eiichiro Oda, the creator of ONE PIECE.
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Adventure awaits the Straw Hat pirate crew as they set their sights for the Forgotten Island with their new mysterious raccoon friend Pato. After landing on the island the Straw Hat pirates are kidnapped by The Red Count; a powerful pirate who escaped the depths of Impel Down, an infamous underwater maximum-security prison for the most dangerous criminals the world has seen. Luffy must explore the Forgotten Island, accept quests from residents, and take on enemies as he attempts to save his kidnapped friends. Console players will be able to take on co-op missions with a friend in local co-op mode or battle against each other in the Battle Coliseum. Players will be able to select from a large roster of popular ONE PIECE characters, each with their own unique attacks fans of the show will be instantly recognize.
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“We are thrilled to bring one of our most expansive ONE PIECE games to the PC and a whole new generation of consoles,” said Dennis Lee, Director of Brand Marketing at BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. “ONE PIECE: Unlimited World Red Deluxe Edition offers a treasure trove of content for gamers looking for an exhilarating action-adventure game.”
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ONE PIECE: Unlimited World Red Deluxe Edition is currently rated “RP” for Rating Pending by the ESRB and will carry a MSRP of $39.99 in the Nintendo eShop for Nintendo Switch, and on the PlayStation Store for the PlayStation 4 system, and STEAM. For more information regarding ONE PIECE: Unlimited World Red Deluxe Edition and additional titles from BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc., please visit https://www.bandainamcoent.com, or follow us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/BandaiNamcoUS or join the conversation at https://twitter.com/BandaiNamcoUS.
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*720p screen resolution when in handheld mode for Nintendo Switch