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Yakuza Kiwami release date announced

The first Yakuza game made its debut on the PlayStation 2 almost 12 years ago in the West, and now we can relive the excitement in HD for the first time. Ealier today, SEGA has announced that the release date for Yakuza Kiwami will be August 29, 2017. Following this news, SEGA has announced a steelbook cover that is available …

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Yakuza Kiwami coming West this summer on PS4

Western fans have long been asking for SEGA to localize Yakuza Kiwami, the Yakuza 1 remake that was released on the PlayStation 3 and PS4 in Japan in January.  During the first day of the PlayStation Experience in Anaheim, California, today, SEGA announced that fans would get their wish, with an announcement that Yakuza Kiwama will be released  in the …

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SEGA to participate in the Taipei Game Show 2016

SEGA Games Japan will participate on the Taipei Game Show 2016 this Friday 29th, 2016, 7 titles will be showcased on the booth, 4 for Sony console Platforms: Yakuza Kiwami, Project Diva X, Valkyria Chronicles Remastered, and Odin Sphere Leifthrasir, while 3 for mobile: Monster Gear, Hortensia Saga, and War Pirates. Adding more  games shows in the region is part of SEGA’s plan …

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Yakuza Kiwami debuts with good sales in Japan

Ryu Ga Gotoku series (aka Yakuza series) is one of the most popular franchises in Japan and SEGA’s, no doubt about it. After its 1st week to be out in Japan (Period: January 18 – January 24, 2016), Ryu Ga Gotoku Kiwami, a remake on the original 1st title in the series, reigns supreme in the 1st place in the …

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Here’s new footage from Yakuza 6’s Japanese demo

While the west will not be getting Yakuza 6 for a while, Japanese fans will be able to get an early demo of Yakuza 6 on January 28th! SEGA announced that Japanese users will be able to gain access to this demo when they purchase Yakuza: Kiwami for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3. The demo puts you in control of Kazuma …

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SEGA Japan launches SEGA Hard Girls, PSO2, and Yakuza stories on Storie App

SEGA Games Japan has launched SEGA Hard Girls, PSO2, and Yakuza stories on the Storie App, an app used to portray mobile messenger chat like stories. So far the first 2 episodes of the Hi Scool SeHa Girls anime, Yakuza Kiwami interviews and system intrudiction, and the PSO2 side stories have been translated to this format and placed on the site. You can …

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Yakuza 6 demo to release a week after Yakuza: Kiwami

It’s been known that a Yakuza 6 demo would be included with every purchase of Yakuza: Kiwami – a remake of the original game on the PlayStation 4 and PS3. Kiwami will release on Jan. 21, and we assumed the Yakuza 6 demo would be available at the same time, but it turns out we were wrong. SEGA has announced …

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Sony is releasing a PS4 Yakuza Kiwami Edition

Sony and SEGA of Japan are releasing 2 PS4 x Yakuza Kiwami special limited edition console models on January 21st in Japan to celebrate the Yakuza Kiwami (a remake on the original 1st Yakuza title) launch on the PS3 and PS4 on the same date. However, not everyone can buy this very limited edition of the PS4 console because it will …

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New Yakuza Kiwami screens and Sub-Stories info

SEGA of Japan has released new Sub-stories info and screens for its upcoming Yakuza remake release, Ryu Ga Gotoku Kiwami. The title is coming this January 21, 2015 for pS3 & PS4 in Japan. Sub Story: “Gang Busters” : An Army of 3 army jacket men called the “Gang Busters” start to hunt for Kazuma, as their mission is to …

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Yakuza Kiwami “Receive You [Reborn]” ver. MUSIC VIDEO DIGEST

As we have previously reported, Koshi Inaba is performing the new theme for Ryu Ga Gotoku Kiwami, a remake of the original 1st Yakuza title. Inaba has made public a new Music Video Digest version for “Receive You [Reborn]” the single which is the Opening theme for the game, and that will be also available on Inaba’s new production along with “Feathers”. …

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