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Yakuza 6 still features the series' zany mini-games

Yakuza 6 is only a few short months away from us, so Sega is ramping up the hype train with some trailers. In this first one, we get a look at some of the various mini-games that will populate Kamurocho and Hiroshima. I'm particularly in lo...

 
 
 
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Kevin Mersereau's Top Five Games of 2017

It’s officially the year 2018 and not a whole lot has changed so far. I’m still a bald, broke, and excessively sweaty college student with an unhealthy obsession for video games. Luckily, that means I actually took the time to p...

 
 
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Mike Sounders's indecisive six best games of 2017

2017 was a great year for video games wasn't it? Yes we've all heard it said dozens of times already, but it's true nevertheless. This has easily been the hardest year in my life where I couldn't decide my absolute favorite game of the year...

 
 
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Sega's Fist of the North Star game continues to look bonkers

The Yakuza team is taking a crack at Fist of the North Star and I'm mentally preparing myself for the wild ride that awaits us in the hopefully not-too-distant future. It's bonkers in all the ways I'd hope. Punches fly, bodies explode, and ...

 
 
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There won't be any Yakuza announcements at PSX this year

During the inaugural PlayStation experience in 2014, viewers were graced the amazing gift of the announcement that Yakuza 5 would be localized for the west. The following year, Sony confirmed that Yakuza 0 would grace western consoles and i...

 
 
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Yakuza Kiwami 2 demo out now on Japanese PlayStation Store

This year, Europe and North America finally got their hands on Yakuza Kiwami, a remake of the first Yakuza game that had been long anticipated by fans. But, as per usual, Japan is one step ahead of us. Not only did Yakuza Kiwami release in ...

 
 
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Overstuffed: Conquering Kamurocho

[If there's one thing I constantly hear about the Yakuza series, it's how incredibly stuffed to the brim it is with stuff to do. For some, that much content habitually crammed into a series is great! For others, it can be just a bit much. K...

 
 
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Why we should celebrate extra options in games

Right – let me start this article by exposing my biases. Namely, one of the first games I played to the point of obsession was The Sims, and as everyone knows, The Sims is a highly modular game. Since the very beginning, the Sims seri...

 
 
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Get ready for Yakuza 6 with this refresher trailer

If you're not caught up on the Yakuza series, but want to jump straight into 6 (for some reason), Sega has uploaded a "Previously on Yakuza" trailer to bring you up to speed. While this trailer actually ends up talking more about Kiryu's fi...

 
 
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Sega unveils revamped Sotenbori for Yakuza Kiwami 2

Sega has updated its official site for Yakuza Kiwami 2, with a lovely selection of new screen shots showing off Sotenbori, the second district visited by Kazuma and friends during the events of the sequel's story.The classy, expensive enter...

 
 
 
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Yakuza team making Fist of the North Star action game

During Sega's Yakuza series reveal event in Akihabara, on top of Yakuza: Kiwami 2 and a Yakuza MMO for mobile and PC, they topped it off with Hokuto Ga Gotoku (Hokuto No Ken is Fist of the North Star, Ryu Ga Gotoku is ...

 
 
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It seems a Yakuza Kiwami 2 is in the works

As noted on NeoGAF, the Taiwanese PSN store briefly showed a listing for Ryu Ga Gotoku Kiwami 2, otherwise known as the Yakuza series in the west. This leak also mentions that the game would be landing in Asia December of this year. It will...

 
 
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Review: Yakuza Kiwami

Remakes in the gaming space have kind of gone the way of the dodo. With HD remasters being a lot easier to produce, most publishers don’t feel the need to commission full-on restorations of their back catalogs anymore. The last time w...

 
 
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Yakuza 6 is coming to the West next March

If you're looking forward to Yakuza Kiwami at the end of this month, I've got some good news for you. Yakuza 6: The Song of Life finally has a release date in the West. We'll be able to get in on all that Japanese crime lord action on March...

 
 
 
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In town the other day I ran into people I went to school I recognised them I doubt they recognised A I walked past them I heard them say Hey Ive got some money in now lets go to Game and buy more Sharks Cards for All is

 
Marcel Hoang

So what is the community’s thoughts? Is G related to Q? SFV takes place before SFIII, so all signs (including leaked costumes), say yes, G is some sort of proto-Q

 
KingofPangea

No one else can deny the fact that Sage Grouse should be renamed Scrotum Birds, right?

 
Flegma

Labo reminded me of this:

 
CaptainDustTree

I love Beerus in FighterZ, but I feel like he doesn’t work with how they set it Using the orbs is awesome, but the dash goes straight through them so using it is a nice way to tell your opponent to punch you in the

 
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These Nintendo Labo memes in Qtoid really made my day

 
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This would be even funnier if someone would tell me what a vita is

 
Salador

Happy Birthday to Wes, who literally manages this community of degenerates, and to Larx, who Im proud to call a fellow

 
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People told me for DBFZ good counter for super dashes is down and Is that after you block or is good timing necessary?

 
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Nintendo exec So we have a Scalper problem, shall we see if we can literally get scalpers to buy easily mass produced pieces of carboard? Other Nintendo exec Lets do

 
 

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