Tag Archives: Yakuza

SEGA’s numbers are way up in this year’s Earnings Report

It seems like SEGA is slowly but surely getting its footing back into the video game industry. Early this week, SEGA released their latest Earnings Report and the results are looking mighty fine.  According to the report, SEGA’s game division saw a major increase in sales thanks to Yakuza 6, Football Manager 2017, and Phantasy Star Online 2. In total, …

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Mega Visions Issue #2 now available, features Yakuza cover

We’re incredibly happy (and exhausted) to announce that Mega Visions Issue #2 is now available across all major app stores! Check the links below to download the app and get your issue:  Apple App Store: http://apple.co/2gKPEWf  Google Play: http://bit.ly/2foC1X4  Amazon App Store: http://amzn.to/2gfEu71  Windows Store: http://bit.ly/2fFhaQ4 See below for a preview of this issue: Set nearly 20 years before the …

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Review: Yakuza 0

If you had told me a year ago that I would be eagerly anticipating the release of the next Yakuza game, I'd have called you a filthy liar.

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The Yakuza 1 remake will be translated from scratch

Are we translating Yakuza Kiwami, the Y1 remake, from scratch? Of course, we are translating it again from scratch. — Sam Mullen (@sam_mullen) December 5, 2016 This year’s PlayStation Experience was filled with tons of surprises, especially for Yakuza fans. In addition to the upcoming Yakuza 0 release, fans can also expect to see Yakuza Kiwami head to the west …

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Yakuza 6: The Song of Life coming West in 2018

Not only did SEGA announce that Yakuza Kiwami was coming our way this summer, but they also surprised us by confirming that Yakuza 6: The Song of Life will head our way in early 2018. Yakuza 6 is the newest game in the Yakuza franchise and will release in Japan on Dec. 8.  “The game is coming to consoles only …

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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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Yakuza is getting a live-action drama in Japan

During SEGA’s live stream of Yakuza 6 yesterday, they announced that Yakuza would be getting a new live-action drama. There were no further details revealed, but SEGA plans on revealing more info at Sega Fes 2016 from November 19-20.  Via Gematsu 

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See Yakuza 0’s Goro Majima ‘get back in the game’

Longtime Yakuza fans are no doubt excited at the opportunity to finally play as Goro Majima in a mainline Yakuza title, and in this latest Yakuza 0 trailer, we get to see glimpses of the obstacles in his way in his rise to power. Yakuza 0 will be released on the PlayStation 4 in the Americas and Europe on Jan. …

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Yakuza 0 will not be censored in the West

Yakuza fans know all too well the feeling of having content cut when games are localized from Japan to English for release in the West. But if you’ve been worrying that the upcoming prequel to the series would also see portions of the game censored or cut out altogether, you need not worry. SEGA’s PR spokesman John Hardin confirmed this …

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SEGA announces Yakuza 0 ‘Business Edition’

Yakuza 0 is still several months from release, but SEGA has announced a collector’s edition for the series prequel in the form of Yakuza 0 “The Business Edition.” Here’s what comes in “The Business Edition” according to SEGA: A Stainless Steel Business Card Holder – This edition of the game will come with an ultra sleek business card holder tailor …

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