Fans of the Yakuza series will rejoice as the PlayStation 4 version of popular video game Yakuza 5 will be coming to Japan on June.
Yakuza 5 on PS4
The fifth title of the Yakuza series in PS4 fashion will finally launch in Japan this coming June 20. It will cost 3,990 yen. With this news revealed, the western versions of the previous titles coming to the PS4 will also follow suit hopefully in a few months.
Check out the overview of the game below:
The legendary dragon returns to the criminal underworld of Yakuza. Kazuma Kiryu, once known as the Dragon of Dojima, was living a quiet life as a taxi driver in Hakata after severing all his ties with the underworld. However, at the dawn of the bloody turf war between the Tojo Clan and the Omi Alliance, Kazuma is forced to accept his inescapable fate and returns to a life filled with crime and violence to protect his loved ones.
Yakuza 5 continues the epic story of Kazuma Kiryu and four other protagonists—Haruka Sawamura, Taiga Saejima, Tatsuo Shinada, and Shun Akiyama. The saga plays out across five major Japanese cities—Tokyo, Osaka, Hakata, Nagoya and Sapporo. Yakuza 5 also features “Another Drama,” which is a series of extensive sub-plots that focus on each protagonist. The battle system and customization system have been enhanced from Yakuza 4 and various mini-games are available in the well-known locales from the series including night clubs and popular Club Sega locations.
- Five locations to explore, five stories to tell. For the first time in the series, explore the stories of five playable characters in five settings across Japan.
- A newly enhanced battle system provides seamless transitions between Adventure mode and Combat mode.
- Get to know all five characters through extensive sub-plots in Another Drama mode.
- Explore Japan’s neon-lit nightlife with enhanced nightclub interactions and over 30 mini-games.