Update (Thu 15th Sep, 2022): The date has changed a little bit! Instead of 2022, One Piece Odyssey will now be launching on January 13th, 2023, and pre-orders are now available on the Xbox Store in Standard and Deluxe variants.

You can check out the new release date trailer above.

Original story (Wed 30th Mar, 2022): Bandai Namco has announced it will be releasing another anime-themed offering on the Xbox Series X|S in 2022.

This time around it's the newly announced JRPG, One Piece Odyssey. Of course, this is the latest video game adventure based on the long-running anime series by author Eiichiro Oda. You'll once again take control of Luffy and the rest of the Straw Hats as you explore a mysterious island.

Here's some PR (via Gematsu)

"One Piece Odyssey is an RPG project filled with the unique elements of adventure from One Piece that has been highly desired by fans. This project has been in the works for many years so that fans can truly touch the world of One Piece and now is ready to be unveiled!

Join this brand-new RPG featuring new character and monster designs produced by Eiichiro Oda, the author of One Piece. The game is also complemented by the beautiful music of Motoi Sakuraba, a composer well known for his various contributions to video games such as the Dark Souls and Tales of series."

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[source gematsu.com]