If One Piece: Pirate Warriors Is Always This Crazy, I'm In!

In recent years, the Dynasty Warriors series has found new life by merging its signature gameplay with popular anime; first Gundam, then Fist of the North Star, and now One Piece. But is One Piece: Pirate Warriors just more of the same old hack-and-slash we've come to expect, or is there some treasure buried just… » 3/09/12 6:00am 3/09/12 6:00am

This Is How You Bring a Manga to Life!

There are a lot of surprises in One Piece: Pirate Warriors » 3/09/12 5:00am 3/09/12 5:00am but none are quite as impressive as how good the game looks. Much like Sega's , the entire game is rendered in a cell-shaded art style, with all the shadows made to look as if done via a colored pencil. The result is the perfect visual style for a game based…

Pirates, Plunder, and One Piece Gaming Booty

Hack-and-slash Dynasty Warriors » 3/06/12 8:00am 3/06/12 8:00am is infamous for evolving very little—if at all—with each new iteration in the series. The biggest changes seen so far have been to either the cast or the setting. What was at first only about ancient Chinese warriors, now covers everything from Samurai to Gundams—not to mention badass…