Pixelworks technology enables One Piece Fighting Path to enhance the visual experience of mobile games

As a benchmark for mobile action role-playing games (ARPGs) based on the intellectual property (IP) of the manga series known in the industry, One Piece Battle Road received a lot of attention after its initial release. The game has achieved about 610,000 reviews and a rating of 4.9 / 5 in the App Store, as well as 24,000 reviews and a rating of 7.5 / 10 from TapTap, which stands out among all licensed One Piece IP mobile games. With accurate reproduction of the main plot of the original animation and well-designed tasks built into the game’s sub-plots, users can enjoy a more fantastic world of One Piece with friends and re-inspire the spirit of the adventure of pursuing courage, friendship , vitality and dreams.

For games like One Piece Battle Road, it is always a challenge to replicate the previous success of the original manga IP with a huge fan base. The quality of the picture is essential for achieving the most captivating gameplay experience and depends on the first-class skills to reproduce the depiction of characters and scenes from the original animation, as well as the smooth transition between frames that determines the smoothness of the animation. However, easing the associated pressure to display high-speed mobile games and reducing the impact of energy consumption on the mobile device are significant obstacles that need to be overcome by game development teams.

The development and implementation of innovative solutions by Pixelworks in the field of advanced visual display serve as a bridge to build a gaming ecosystem with game content providers, game publishing and production studios, game platforms and smartphone makers. Through recent collaborative efforts, it is now possible to optimize the visual representation of mobile gaming throughout the lifecycle, from production to display. Pixelworks’ Rendering Accelerator integration allows motion vectors to be generated directly from the game’s content. Combined with the Pixelworks X7 visual processor, the solution provides users with a choice of two frame rate optimization modes, both of which provide silky-smooth visual quality and effectively reduce power consumption. The low power 120 fps mode is designed to increase low frame rate games to high frame rate seconds with low power consumption seconds, while the high picture mode of 120 frames per second makes high frame rate games work more stably and consume less energy.

“From the incubation, the preliminary research, the production to the official launch, it took us several years to complete the path of development of our One Piece Battle Road project. ” One Piece Battle Road The game development team mentions: “To live up to the expectations of fans of One Piece animation, we tried to take into account everything from storyplay, game design to visual display, striving to improve the gaming experience to an optimal level. . Picture quality and smoothness are the keys to deep user engagement in games. The excellent visual display of mobile games is supported by high-quality content and a high-performance device. Pixelworks’ visual display solution has struck an impressive balance between high-speed gaming and power consumption, providing our gamers with the immersive and stable world of One Piece at 120 frames per second for longer gaming times. “

“Successfully recreating a phenomenal IP for manga is always a challenge,” he said Leo Shen, Senior Vice President, GM at Mobile BU, Pixelworks. “For the game development team, immersive game scenes, smooth animation transitions, and careful management of mobile power consumption are factors that contribute to a great visual experience for mobile games. We are excited to take part in this journey and for Pixelworks’ imaging accelerator to serve as a means of optimizing the visual display throughout the lifecycle of mobile games from production to display. We hope that our collaboration both encourages and inspires content partners to embrace this captivating balance between picture quality and energy consumption, thus providing consumers with more breakthroughs and excitement for mobile gaming. “

About Pixelworks

Pixelworks (NASDAQ: PXLW) provides industry-leading content creation, video delivery and display processing solutions and technologies that enable an extremely authentic viewing experience with superb visual quality on all screens, from cinema to smartphone and beyond. The company has more than 20 years of history in providing innovations for image processing to leading providers of consumer electronics, professional displays and video streaming services.

For more information, please visit the company’s website at www.pixelworks.com.

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