Bandai Namco has announced that One Piece Unlimited World: Red will release in North America on July 8th and in Europe on June 27th. They have also revealed new details about the game’s ‘Battle Colosseum’ mode.

It has been announced that a total of 20 characters will be playable in the Battle Colosseum mode, with Fujitora, Corcodile, ‘Flame Fist’ Ace D. Portgas, the whole Straw-Hat crew and the Empress Boa Hancock amongst them. In this mode players will be able to select their favourite character and take on some of the One Piece World‘s most fearsome bosses.

Also announced was the unique content that will be rewarded to those that purchase the game on release day. In this ‘Straw Hat Edition’ players will receive the following;

  • Exclusive Costumes: 10 outfits – Luffy Strong World Outfit & the Anniversary Pack with 9 outfits commemorating Japan’s 15th anniversary of the One Piece animated series.
  • A unique quest where the 2 brothers are re-united: “Flame Fist & Straw Hat”

Keep your eyes on The Vita Lounge for any more info on One Piece Unlimited World: Red between now and its release!

  • Slizarus

    Excitement 😀 My GF and I already have the PS3 version Preordered 😀

  • For some reason I wasn’t expecting the US to get this one. Definitely on my pre-order list!