• Yakuza

    Yakuza Producer Would Like to Bring Yakuza Kenzan/Ishin to the West as Remakes

    Yakuza‘s rise in popularity in the west has been doing great business for Sega the last couple of years. While all mainline Yakuza titles are on PC, PlayStation and Xbox platforms – or will be for Xbox with Yakuza 6: The Song of Life hitting the platform this March...
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    Yakuza Creator Toshihiro Nagoshi is Stepping Down as Sega CCO

    As part of a corporate restructuring at Sega, Toshihiro Nagoshi is stepping down as Chief Creative Officer, who took up the position in 2012, at the third party publisher. Starting April 1, Nagoshi will serve as Sega’s creative director, the company announced. Nagoshi hasn’t made an official comment on...
  • Review: Yakuza: Like a Dragon

    Yakuza: Like a Dragon is a massive departure from the tentpoles of the series but with new protagonist Ichiban Kasuga at the helm, the series is in good hands. Moving from a brawler to a full-on RPG is a bold move from the developers but it works and it's...
  • Streets of Kamurocho to Launch October 17

    To celebrate Sega’s 60th anniversary, we’re getting some really neat games as part of the celebration. Sega mashed Streets of Rage 2 with the ever-popular Ryu Ga Gotoku Studio’s Yakuza series, and Streets of Kamurocho was born. The death of the Tojo Clan’s Third Chairman has plunged the organization...
  • Yakuza: Like a Dragon Arrives in 2021 for PlayStation 5

    Today, Sega confirmed their plans for the upcoming seventh entry into the long-running Yakuza series. So while we know that Yakuza: Like a Dragon is coming to Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PC and PlayStation 5, Sega confirmed it is a timed-exclusive on console. On the...
  • Sega Developing Yakuza Film

    Variety reports that Sega is currently developing a live-action film based on its Yakuza video game series, with 1212 Entertainment and Wild Sheep Content. Yakuza is one of Sega’s best-selling franchises after Sonic the Hedgehog. Erik Barmack, Roberto Grande and Joshua Long will produce the project. “Yakuza offers us...
  • Yakuza: Like a Dragon Will Be A Launch Title for Xbox Series X

    This is an exciting bit of news for Yakuza fans as the newest game in the series, Yakuza: Like a Dragon will be a launch title for the Xbox Series X. In a new trailer from Ryu Ga Gotoku Studio, which asks the player, “How Will You Rise,” which...
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    Yakuza: Like a Dragon Gets First English Gameplay Video

    Today as part of IGN’s Summer of Games livestream, Sega was on hand to showcase the upcoming and anticipated Yakuza: Like a Dragon which is set to launch this year. In the nearly 15 minute video, we get out first look at the new turn-based RPG battle system that...
  • Yakuza: Like a Dragon Revealed

    Sega officially revealed Yakuza 7 at an event in Japan at the UDX Theatre in Tokyo and shed light on several changes coming to the series, some even being a first for the series. After teasing fans and followers over the last year, we know that Yakuza 7 is...
  • Yakuza 3 Drops Today On PlayStation 4, Kicking Off The Yakuza Remastered Collection

    Announced at gamescom 2019, The Yakuza Remastered Collection is coming to PlayStation 4 and you can pick up the first game in the collection today! Yakuza 3 is now available on the PlayStation Store. Rounding out the collection is also Yakuza 4 out on October 29, and Yakuza 5 out...