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Yakuza 5 Will Be Localized, Sony Bringing It To PS3 In Summer 2015 [Update]

By Spencer . December 6, 2014 . 11:27am

Yakuza 5 will be localized in partnership with Sony Computer Entertainment America’s third party production team. The English version is slated for release on PlayStation 3 and summer 2015.

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Next Yakuza Game In Development Sega Reveals

By Ishaan . June 30, 2014 . 10:02am

The next Yakuza game is currently in development, this week’s issue of Famitsu magazine reveals.

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Yakuza Series Came From The Desire To Create Something Different

By Cheng Kai . February 22, 2014 . 12:31pm

The Yakuza series came about as a result of trying to create a game that was different from others on the market, according to producer Toshihiro Nagoshi.

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Yakuza, Yakuza Restoration And Yakuza Kenzan Are In The Same Chronology Says Producer

By Cheng Kai . February 19, 2014 . 3:31pm

Nearly every console Yakuza game is part of the same chronology, series producer Toshihiro Nagoshi revealed to Siliconera during a recent chat.

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Yakuza 5 Re-Release Has Bonus Yakuza Restoration Blu-Ray

By Spencer . November 10, 2013 . 11:33pm

Sony Computer Entertainment Japan will re-release Yakuza 5 as a PlayStation the Best game in Japan. First print copies have a bonus for Yakuza fans, a Blu-ray with bonus footage from Yakuza Restoration.

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Yakuza Restoration Announced By Sega

By Ishaan . August 18, 2013 . 3:14am

Sega have announced the next Yakuza game in Japan.

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Aww… Kazuma Kiryu Is So Cute When He’s Playing Hot Shots Golf

By Spencer . April 17, 2013 . 11:50pm

Clap Hanz made a new model for Kazuma and he looks cuter so he fits in with the other characters… when he’s not bashing them with a golf club off screen.

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Hot Shots Golf Adds A Crossover Character From Sega’s Yakuza Series

By Spencer . April 16, 2013 . 10:48pm

Kazuma Kiryu will be a downloadable character in Hot Shots Golf: World Invitational aka Everybody’s Golf 6 in Japan.

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Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed Close To 1 Million Mark

By Ishaan . February 6, 2013 . 11:30am

Sega provided figures for Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed and Yakuza 5 as part of their latest earnings report.

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The Top-30 Best-Selling Games In Japan In 2012 Were…

By Ishaan . January 25, 2013 . 1:26pm

Sales tracker, Media Create, have released a list for the top-30 best-selling games in Japan for 2012.

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This Week In Sales: DmC Devil May Cry

By Ishaan . January 23, 2013 . 2:00pm

DmC Devil May Cry and Digimon Adventure ventured out into the wild last week in Japan.

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This Week In Sales: The Post-Holiday Apocalypse

By Ishaan . January 16, 2013 . 2:05pm

The week after the holidays is when sales drop across the board, and that’s what happened in Japan last week.

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This Week In Sales: A Week Of Celebration For Level 5

By Ishaan . January 9, 2013 . 1:33pm

Fantasy Life, Inazuma Eleven Go 2: Chrono Stone, and Professor Layton vs. Ace Attorney showed up to celebrate the holidays in Level 5 style.

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The Yakuza Man With A Golden Gun… And A Fried Shrimp Hat

By Spencer . January 7, 2013 . 5:30pm

Also dress Shun Akiyama as a robotic loan shark with Sega’s January downloadable content update.

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Now You Can Play Virtua Fighter 2 Online Inside Yakuza 5

By Spencer . December 25, 2012 . 8:30am

Sega just released a third wave of downloadable content for Yakuza 5 and the big addition is an update that adds online play to Virtua Fighter 2 – the virtual Virtua Fighter 2 machines inside the Club Sega arcades within Yakuza 5.