Are we prepared for the following Yakuza recreation already?
On December 8, 2005, the primary Yakuza recreation launched for the PS2 in Japan. Which means the collection’ fifteenth anniversary is approaching soon- and to commemorate that event, on that actual date, developer Ryu Ga Gotoku Studio might be internet hosting a livestream celebration occasion.
Because the developer introduced on Twitter, the livestream might be broadcast on December 8, a little bit over two weeks from now. The occasion could have in attendance Takaya Kuroda (the voice of longtime collection protagonist Kazuma Kiryu) and Kazuhiro Nakaya (the voice of Akira Nishikiyama).
Notably, not solely will the livestream be a celebration of the collection’ historical past, it is going to additionally characteristic bulletins of “future developments”. That’s fairly obscure wording, and open to interpretation, however Yakuza followers might be hoping that we’ll be listening to one thing a couple of new recreation on the occasion.
Yakuza: Like a Dragon is out now for the Xbox Sequence X/S, Xbox One, PS4, and PC (although the Xbox Sequence X/S launch is on maintain in Japan indefinitely). The sport will launch for PS5 worldwide on March 2, 2021.
In our assessment of Yakuza: Like a Dragon, we wrote, “Yakuza is reborn on this good and compelling new addition to collection canon that recontextualizes collection tropes and mechanics for a completely new style, delivering probably the greatest outings the collection has ever seen.” You possibly can learn our full assessment by means of right here.
— 龍が如くスタジオ 公式 (@ryugagotoku) November 20, 2020