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New Official One Piece Portal Site Launched

As a lead-in to the 15th anniversary of the TV anime series next year, Toei Animation and Shueisha has recently launched a new portal site for Eiichiro Oda’s popular pirate-themed manga/anime franchise, One Piece. The site can be accessed through the url ONE-PIECE.COM and has gone live yesterday, November 1. The One Piece Manga started […]

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Android and iOS Gets One Piece Endless Runner Game

Endless Runner games are a dime-a-dozen on tablets, and they’re basically working under the same principles when it comes to gameplay – your character runs automatically on a seemingly endless path, and your job is to either steer or make them jump in order to avoid obstacles and collect items/power-ups. The main pull of the […]

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New Promo Movie for One Piece Unlimited World: R

Namco Bandai has just released a brand new trailer for the upcoming Nintendo 3DS action game One Piece Unlimited World: R, which is based on Eiichiro Oda’s long-running shonen manga/anime franchise about a group of well-meaning but rowdy Pirates who want to rule the seas. The new trailer for One Piece Unlimited World: R shows […]

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J-Stars Victory Vs. Footage: Naruto vs. Luffy

While most anime fans (outside of the really rabid Oda loyalists) would agree that Naruto can beat Monkey D. Luffy in a fight, the power gap between the two is not that big to warrant a “one-sided” or “unfair” outcry as opposed to, say, a match between Himura Kenshin and Son Goku. The new J-Stars […]

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One Piece: Romance Dawn RPG to be Released in North America

Despite initial announcements that there are no plans to release the 3DS version of One Piece: Romance Dawn RPG for the US, Namco Bandai has just announced the game’s release for the North American market this holiday season. In most cases, publishers and developers going back on their word are usually met with criticism from […]

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Namco Bandai Reveals One Piece Dance Battle

Shonen manga and anime franchise tie-in videogames are no stranger to unorthodox genres. We’ve seen card games, visual novels, and even party games – in spite of the fact that shonen properties automatically lend themselves well to fighting and action games. Namco Bandai is not about to break tradition, as it has just revealed a […]

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New One Piece Unlimited World: Red Features New Characters

A couple of new videos were recently released for the upcoming Nintendo 3DS game One Piece Unlimited World: Red, which is based on Eiichiro Oda’s long-running shonen franchise, One Piece. The game is the fourth installment in the Unlimited series and covers the Punk Hazard Arc while also providing an exclusive game-only storyline. One Piece […]

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Upcoming English Shonen Jump to Include Strong World One Shot

The 10th movie in the One Piece franchise, titled One Piece: Strong World, will be making its way to North America via FUNimation on November 19th. The movie is notable for being one of the most successful films in the property, second only to the most recent film, One Piece: Film Z. In anticipation of […]

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Hunter x Hunter and Yu Yu Hakusho Joins J-Stars Victory VS. Roster

We have already posted news about J-Stars Victory VS., which is meant to celebrate Shonen Jump’s 45th Anniversary by bringing several manga properties (including Dragon Ball, One Piece, Bleach, Naruto, Dragon Ball, Rurouni Kenshin, Toriko, Gintama, and Kochikame) into a single 3D fighting game for the PS3, but it seems like we’re barely scratching the […]

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New Screenshots for J-Stars Victory VS.

We’re actually still pumped-up from the recent announcement that Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 Full Burst will also get a PC release this fall (OMG I now pronounce me and Namco Bandai husband and waifu!) so a new batch of screenshots for another Namco Bandai-produced shonen fighting game, J-Stars Victory VS., is likely to […]

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New Promo Video for One Piece Unlimited World: Red

A new promo video has just been released for Namco-Bandai’s upcoming 3DS action rpg, One Piece Unlimited World: Red. This time around, the video shines a spotlight on its nine playable characters, consisting of the Straw Hat Pirates (Luffy, Zoro, Nami, Sanji, Chopper, Usopp, Robin, Franky, and Brook.) Fans will recognize some key scenes in […]

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First Preview Video for J-Stars Victory VS

A new preview video for the upcoming J-Stars Victory VS has just been released, showing off some of the characters that will be playable in the 3D fighter. For those not in the know, J-Stars Victory VS. is created in honor of Shonen Jump’s 45th anniversary, and will feature some of the iconic manga franchises […]