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    Tuesday June 13, 2017
  • "Yakuza 6" and "Yakuza Kiwami" Serve Up E3 Trailer Beatdowns

    Sing the Song of Life in the west early next year

    See that pic in the thumbnail? That's Kazuma Kiryu gettin' on the phone to tell you HE deserves some E3 attention, too! Sega and Atlus shared a bunch of their E3 2017 trailers today, including the latest previews for both Yakuza 6: The Song of Life and Yakuza Kiwami. Check 'em both out after the jump. 

  • Saturday April 22, 2017
  • There's Still A New "Yakuza" Game Coming

    If you're a "Yakuza" fan, there's still a lot more content on the way, including a whole new game!

    Despite the fact that Kazuma Kiryu's story thread is over, that isn't stopping Yakuza from soldiering ahead with new stories and characters, according to series general director Toshihiro Nagoshi Hit the jump for additional tidbits!

  • Tuesday April 18, 2017
  • Beat Takeshi Is a Hard-Boiled Yakuza in "Outrage: 0 Coda"

    Final entry in Takeshi Kitano's "Outrage" trilogy hits theaters in Japan on October 07, 2017

    The official movie poster and a teaser trailer have been released for Outrage: 0 Coda (known in Japan as Outrage Saishudo), the third and final film in Takeshi Kitano's hard-boiled trilogy about an old-fashioned yakuza foot soldier struggling to survive in a modern world beset by constant betrayal. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Wednesday April 12, 2017
  • "Yakuza Kiwami" Brawls Its Way to the West on August 29

    Full HD remake is coming to PlayStation 4 in a steelbook edition

    We got to see how Kazuma Kiryu's story really began in Yakuza 0, and soon it will be time to revisit how the series itself began in Yakuza Kiwami. The full HD remake of the original Yakuza is coming to the west, and Sega announced an official release date of August 29. Read on for more.

  • Thursday January 19, 2017
  • FEATURE: "Yakuza 0" Review

    Whether you're a lifer or new to the family, here's an offer you shouldn't refuse

    Before Kazuma Kiryu was the Dragon of Dojima, he was a nobody doing grunt work. Not only is Yakuza 0 a great flashback for longtime fans, it's the perfect place to start in this long-running series--hit the jump for our full review of Sega's latest hot-blooded open-world crime epic!

  • Thursday December 15, 2016
  • "Yakuza 0" Prepares for Some Brawlin' with a Battle System Trailer

    Prequel hits the streets of the west on January 24, 2017

    While there's a ton of stuff to do on the side in the Yakuza series, it just wouldn't be the same without its brawlin' action. Sega's latest English preview for Yakuza 0 hones in on that, showing off a bunch of moves to get you ready to hit the streets ahead of the prequel's January 24, 2017 launch. 

  • Sunday December 4, 2016
  • Both "Yakuza 6" and "Yakuza Kiwami" Are Coming to the West

    Kiwami launches in summer 2017, 6 follows in 2018

    Sega finally seems to know what its doing with the Yakuza series in the west, so two more entries have been announced for localization. Both Yakuza Kiwami and Yakuza 6 were announced for North America and Europe, with the former coming out in summer 2017. Read on for more.

  • Saturday November 26, 2016
  • Here's An Hour of "Yakuza 6" Gameplay

    Delve back into the world of the yakuza once more.

    If you're excited to be getting your hands on Yakuza 6 when it finally makes its debut, you'll definitely want to check out the first hour of gameplay footage, placed online by Famitsu. Hit the jump for more!

  • Monday November 21, 2016
  • Live-Action "Yakuza" Drama Starts Its Original Story on November 30

    And in prequel news, Sega shares a new trailer for "Yakuza 0"

    Another Yakuza announcement during Sega Fes 2016 concerned the upcoming live-action net drama series, which is officially set to premiere on GEO Channel on November 30. Yakuza: Poetry of the Soul spins an original gangster yarn that centers on a group of Kamurocho toughs who look up to series lead Kazuma Kiryu. Hit the jump for a promo and more.

  • Sunday November 20, 2016
  • "Yakuza 6" Digs into Clan Creation in Extended Gameplay Footage

    PlayStation 4 entry launches in Japan on December 8

    One of the new features in Yakuza 6 is Clan Creator, which lets Kazuma Kiryu gather his own clan and lead them into big team battles against the evil JUSTIS organization. Sega recently shared Clan Creator footage at Sega Fes 2016, and you can see the 50-minute demonstration after the jump.