At this point the prospect of Yakuza 5 being released outside of Japan seemed unlikely, but Sega and Sony are partnering up to do just that. Fan requests have been pouring in, so Yakuza 5 will be coming to PlayStation 3 in North America and Europe in summer 2015. More after the jump.
Yakuza 5 has remained a Japan-only entry since its December 2012 release on PlayStation 3, but that could change if some recent rumors pan out. According to Q-Mann's rumor mill column in gaming mag EGM, Yakuza 5 could make its way to the west courtesy of Atlus. Read on for more.
Gaming within games is a grand tradition; a certain image macro comes to mind but I don't think I need to post it here. Sega is making its Club Sega arcade housed inside Yakuza 5 even sweeter with a new update, which adds online play to the Virtual Fighter 2 cabinet. Read on for more!
To commemorate Yakuza 5's release for PlayStation3 December 6th in Japan, Dining Darts Bar Bee has cooked up "the ultimate evolution" of their demi-glace sauce omelet rice as a collaboration menu item. Marketed as "super huge" and "super spicy," does this monster dish deliver? Find out when we scarf it down after the break!
Who's one of the last characters you'd expect to make an appearance in Yakuza 5? If you said Hatsune Miku, you'd actually be wrong, because Sega announced a Miku/Yakuza 5 crossover during a NicoNico broadcast! Pics and more past the break.
Earlier this month we got a look at the special Yakuza 5 Emblem Edition PlayStation 3 bundle, the centerpiece of which is a pretty garish console and a gold-colored DualShock 3. Turns out there's even more to it, though, so hit the jump for a bunch of pics!