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    Tuesday March 22, 2016
  • Sega Pencils "Yakuza 0" in for Early 2017

    European release also confirmed for prequel entry

    Sega lined up a release window for Yakuza 0, setting the PlayStation 4 prequel for an early 2017 launch in the west. A European release has also been confirmed, and Sega has both a physical and digital release planned. Hit the jump for more.

  • Monday January 25, 2016
  • VIDEO: "Yakuza 6" Demo Footage Streamed

    Demo hits PS4 for "Yakuza Kiwami" buyers on January 28

    Those who buy a copy of Yakuza Kiwami on PlayStation 3 or 4 in Japan can look forward to accessing a PlayStation 4 demo for Yakuza 6 on January 28. With the demo coming later this week, Sega hopped on its Sega-Nama Niconico broadcast to show off some footage. Hit the jump for more.

  • Thursday January 14, 2016
  • "Yakuza Kiwami" Inspires Limited Edition PlayStation 4 in Japan

    Jet Black and Glacier White models priced at ¥36,980

    Anyone looking to show their love for the Yakuza series should prepare for the arrival of special PlayStation 4 models themed after the upcoming remake of the first game, Yakuza Kiwami. Sony announced a limited PS4 with a Yakuza Kiwami HDD Bay Cover, available in both Jet Black and Glacier White. Pics and more after the jump.

  • Saturday January 9, 2016
  • VIDEO: "Yakuza Kiwami" Web CM Asks What Do You Want From Games

    Series director Toshihiro Nagoshi dresses Yakuza-style in short commercial narrated by Kiryu Kazuma

    In a new short commercial promoting Yakuza Kiwami that was published online, Yakuza series director Toshiro Nagoshi dresses up like a gangster and poses a question about what people want from their video games. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Thursday December 24, 2015
  • Max Factory Releases figma Kazuma Kiryu from "Yakuza" Video Games

    Pre-orders now available for "the Dragon of Dojima" figure which ships in June of 2016

    Sega's Yakuza series of melodramatic, crime-themed action-adventure video games is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, and what better way to bring a little underworld style to your life than with a figma action figure of series protagonist Kazuma Kiryu, the 4th chairman of the Tojo clan, from Max Factory? Hit the jump to be like a dragon.

  • Thursday December 17, 2015
  • "YuruYuri" Author Pays Tribute to "Yakuza" Games

    YuruYuri has a game out from Sega this week (crossover rhythm game Miracle Girls Festival)

    YuruYuri has a game out from Sega this week (crossover rhythm game Miracle Girls Festival). Sega's Yakuza/ Ryū ga Gotoku series is celebrating its 10th anniversary and prepring for next year's #6. So, of course it makes sense for the two to celebrate together! Surprising/wowing fans, this week's Famitsu featured a strange tribute of the latter from Namori, author of the former. Get a look after the jump.

  • Saturday December 12, 2015
  • VIDEO: "Yakuza 6" Shows Off Visuals in Impressive Demo Trailer

    Next entry is in the works for PlayStation 4

    Sega promised a new preview of Yakuza 6 at its Yakuza 10th anniversary commemoration event at the UDX Theater in Tokyo, and that's exactly what we got. See how the PlayStation 4 entry is shaping up in the footage after the jump.