Ace, Brook, Whitebeard, Hancock Confirmed Playable in One Piece PS3

Posted on February 4, 2012

A brand new scan from Shonen Jump has been revealed and it confirms the first One Piece PS3 game, One Piece: Pirate Warriors (or One Piece: Kaizoku Musou in Japanese) will allow players to play as Fire Fist Ace, Edward Newgate (Whitebeard), Boa Hancock, and the Straw Hat’s musician Brook! This puts the confirmed playable count to 12 as Luffy, Zoro, Sanji, Nami, Robin, Franky, Usopp and Chopper are the other 8 playable characters.

One Piece PS3, One Piece: Pirate Warriors (or One Piece: Kaizoku Musou in Japanese), is the first One Piece game on the Sony PlayStation 3. It will cover One Piece Part 1 as well as some of the story contents of the One Piece timeskip. The game is in development by Omega Force and will be published by Namco Bandai Games and Tecmo Koei in Japan on March 1, 2012. A European release is rumored, but no official word has been released. Additionally, no plans have been revealed for North America.