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.