Developers of One Punch Man: World has finally revealed its launch date with an exciting new trailer. Made by Crunchyroll Games, T3 STudio, and A Plus Japan, this high-octane 3D RPG is scheduled for release in North America on January 31. Fans in Europe, Australia, New Zealand, and the Middle East will be able to join the fun from February 1 onwards.
To cater to its global audience, the game will provide language support in English, French, German, Spanish, and Portuguese. Gameplay videos of the highly anticipated title were released during Gamescom this year and they did look quite promising.
The makers also conducted a CBT dubbed the ‘Serious Test’ from October 16 to October 26 to generate buzz ahead of the game’s release. The early access opportunity gave selected fans a sneak peek into One Punch Man: World, stoking flames of anticipation for its official release.
Pre-register for Perks
Pre-registrations for One Punch Man: World are now open. The game is free to play on Android, iOS, and Windows. It even supports seamless cross-platform play and progression so you can enjoy the game with your friends and family. While there’s no news about the game hitting consoles, it promises to deliver a thrilling experience for mobile gamers.
If you would like to pre-register for the game and earn rewards, you can do so with your mobile device on the Play Store or the App Store. If you plan to play on a PC, you can pre-register on their website here. The rewards are tied to specific pre-registration milestones, adding to the thrill as the launch date approaches.
About One Punch Man: World
Set in the heart of Z-City, One Punch Man: World combines action-packed gameplay with slice-of-life elements that players can explore during breaks in between battles. It features the intriguing realm of the OPM universe that players can navigate by taking on the roles of fan-favorite heroes such as Saitama, Genos, Silver Fang, Mumen Rider, among others.
The game promises to not only emulate the adrenaline-fueled battles of the series but also add unique twists and turns to make the gaming experience more immersive and unpredictable. Its narrative is from the perspective of various villains in the OPM universe, which adds a lot of depth to the storytelling.
In the game, players prepare for their journey as recruits of the Hero Association. While the combat system offers a mix of basic attacks and timed combo moves, upgrading characters grants additional abilities and ultimate strikes. During their break from hero duties, players can explore the urban atmosphere of Z-City, featuring supermarkets, plazas, and arcades that have drawn inspiration from the anime and manga series.
Action-Packed Adventure in Z-City
One Punch Man: World is a testament to the enduring popularity of the hit series. The game aims to capture its essence by offering fans the opportunity to play the anime by becoming heroes themselves. For those familiar with OPM’s comical nuances, the game includes nods to the series, such as the “discount frenzy” inspired by Saitama’s love for bargain days. So gear up to unleash justice, explore Z-city, and challenge powerful foes in One Punch Man: World as it debuts in the new year.