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Project Judge

Announced in the lead up to the Tokyo Game Show in 2018, Project Judge is a title upcoming from Sega’s Yakuza Team, set in the same universe as the Yakuza series.…

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Yakuza Kiwami 2 Review – Really Packs a Punch

Since the popularity of Yakuza 5’s Western release back in 2015, we’ve all been blessed with a huge number of Yakuza localisations in recent years. SEGA’s latest offering is Yakuza Kiwami 2, a remake of…

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PC Gaming Show E3 2018: Sega PC Gaming

Sega announced a line-up of several of their franchises coming to PC this year. The titles included Shenmue I & II, Shining Resonance Refrain, and, as world premiere announcements, Yakuza:Kiwami, Yakuza 0, and Valkyria…

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Yakuza Remasters Announced for PS4, Yakuza 3 Coming this Summer

Sega will be remastering Yakuza 3, 4, and 5, with Yakuza 3 set to release on August 9th in Japan, as it was reported in Dengeki PlayStation and Weekly Famitsu. These latest remasters will…

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Yakuza Kiwami 2 Takes Over the West on August 28th

Sega announced that Yakuza Kiwami 2, a remake of Yakuza 2 in the Dragon Engine, would be making its way West on August 28th. Yakuza Kiwami 2 will come just nine months after…

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Hokuto ga Gotoku, “Like a North Star” Delayed Until March 2018

Hokuto ga Gotoku, the next Fist of the North Star game in development by Sega has been delayed into early March next year. Developed by the same team that made the Yakuza games,…

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Yakuza Kiwami 2, Yakuza Online, and Fist of the North Star Western Survey Released

A few days after Yakuza Kiwami 2, Yakuza Online, and Fist of the North Star were announced, SEGA released a survey to gauge the interest of gamers in the West.…

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Yakuza Kiwami Review – Ramen Origins

I was pretty late coming into the Yakuza series, so I got the opportunity to see Yakuza Kiwami, through fresh eyes. A remake of the original Yakuza game on PlayStation 2,…

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Yakuza 6 Coming West With Special Edition

Yakuza 6: The Song of Life is coming West on March 20, 2018. This installment in the Yakuza franchise marks the final chapter for protagonist Kazuma Kiryu. The last story…

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E3 2017 – Yakuza 6 to the PS4, More Yakuza Kiwami Details

Sega has announced that a new Yakuza game will be coming exclusively to the PS4. Titled Yakuza 6: The Song of Life, will be set in Kamurocho, the infamous red-light…