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3 new Yakuza games announced; Judgment + Lost Judgment out today on PC

by: Henry -
More On: Yakuza Yakuza: Like a Dragon

Publisher SEGA and developer Ryu Ga Gotoku announced today at RGG Summit 2022 a bunch of new information regarding the Yakuza franchise including three brand new titles and some older ones coming to PC. Please see below for a brief summary of all the games announced:

Like a Dragon: Ishin!

  • Over the top action and diverse weaponry: Engage in visceral combat that combines feudal-era firearms and swords as players switch between four different combat styles: Swordsman, Gunman, Wild Dancer and Brawler. A deep roster of varied weaponry marks the historic transition between classic sword fighting and modern armed warfare as players train and upgrade skills to unlock even more powerful abilities.
  • Historical samurai epic: An optional in-game glossary supplements context to the historical basis of the people, places, and events featured within Like a Dragon: Ishin!
  • Old meets new: Like a Dragon: Ishin! expands upon its 2014 Japan-exclusive predecessor with localization support, all-new content, exquisitely remastered graphics and enhanced capabilities for modern platforms in Unreal Engine 4.
  • Pre-order now to add three exclusive weapons to your arsenal.
  • Release date: February 21, 2023 on PlayStation 4|5, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and PC
  • You can wishlist the game now on Steam to support the developer!

Like a Dragon Gaiden: The Man Who Erased His Name

  • Kiryu returns in Like a Dragon Gaiden: The Man Who Erased His Name. This classic high-octane RGG action-adventure sheds light on Kiryu’s perspective following the events of Yakuza 6: The Song of Life leading up to Like a Dragon 8.
  • Release date: 2023 for PlayStation 4|5, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and PC

Like a Dragon 8

  • The highly anticipated sequel to Yakuza: Like a Dragon. It will continue to play as a turn based role playing game and follows Ichiban from Yakuza: Like a Dragon.
  • Release date: 2024 for PlayStation 4|5, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and PC

Judgment + Lost Judgment

  • Both action noir thrillers are available on PC via Steam starting today!
  • Play as disgraced attorney Takayuki Yagami in his quest for redemption and to defend those that the law fails to protect.
  • Judgment will be available for $39.99 via Steam.
  • Lost Judgment will be available for $59.99 via Steam.
    • Includes Lost Judgment and School Stories Expansion Pack
  • Both games can be purchased as a bundle for $98.87
    • Includes Judgment, Lost Judgment, School Stories Expansion Pack, and The Kaito Files