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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 0 is worth another look on PC with this latest patch

Sega is continuing to tighten up the PC version of Yakuza 0, a wonderfully weird and charming game that'll consume your life. I don't think I'll ever care to revisit Yakuza 0 -- once on PS4 was enough, and I still have multiple sequels to s...

 
 
 
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Peter Glagowski names the Best and Worst of 2018

For the past few years on Destructoid, I've listed my top games of every year just like everyone else. It was a way for me to try and organize my thoughts in a manner that I figured everyone wanted to read. Truth be told, I'm not so sure ho...

 
 
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(Update) Project Judge gets a new name and release window

[Update: The main man behind Yakuza's localization, Scott Strichart, confirmed on Twitter that Judgment will not only contain dual audio, but dual subtitles. What this means is that the English dub will have a set of subtitles specific to i...

 
 
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Project Judge demo available now on Japanese PSN store

Sega has released a new demo of the next release from Team Yakuza, the action-packed detective adventure Project Judge. The succinctly titled Project Judge Chapter One Special Demo is available to download for PS4 from the Japanese PSN stor...

 
 
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Yakuza announcement teased for Kinda Funny Games Showcase

Yakuza fans can't get enough Yakuza. It doesn't matter that they're all the same game, because what a game it is. It took a solid ten years, but the franchise finally hit the big time, taking its rightful spot as a legend in video games, ir...

 
 
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PSA: Yakuza Kiwami is now free on PlayStation Plus

The time has come. After a pretty rad leak back in early October, we learned that Yakuza Kiwami and Bulletstorm: Full Clip Edition would be heralding November's PlayStation Plus offerings, and as of right now they're live. Other free N...

 
 
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PlayStation Plus lands a really solid month for November

That leak from earlier in the month was correct! Yakuza Kiwami and Bulletstorm: Full Clip Edition will be headling November's PlayStation Plus free games. Both are well worth checking out, especially at the low price of free. I'd suggest no...

 
 
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First footage of Yakuza 4 on PS4 surfaces

Sega has uploaded some footage of Yakuza 4's PS4 remaster to YouTube. Along with showing off a much higher resolution and a rock-solid framerate, this is also the first look we're getting of protagonist Masayoshi Tanimura's new actor. Famti...

 
 
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Yakuza 4's PS4 remaster gets release date, new actor

Yakuza 4's PS4 remaster will be hitting Japanese stores on January 17, 2019. The news came from the latest Famitsu magazine [Thanks, Gematsu] and also revealed a few details about changes to the game. The biggest shock is that protagonist M...

 
 
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The Yakuza team could make a pretty rad Chibi-Robo game

After Star Fox Zero flopped, I feared that Nintendo was going to leave the beloved space shooter series in the dust. So when I saw that Star Fox would have a major cameo in Ubisoft's Starlink, I was pleasantly surprised. It’s a far cr...

 
 
 
 
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Review: Fist of the North Star - Lost Paradise

For many western '80s kids, Akira was their first introduction to anime, with Katsuhiro Otomo's dystopian classic being one of the first anime movies to get a major push by the mainstream media. For me, however, my first anime encounter was...

 
 
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Sony reveals November PlayStation Plus offerings early

Normally Sony waits until closer to the end of a month to unveil the next PlayStation Plus offerings, but this switch may have been flipped a little early. Right there on the PlayStation website (if it's not, just refer to the image above a...

 
 
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Haruka finally lets loose in Yakuza Online's TGS trailer

Ryu Ga Gotoku Studios unleashed two trailers for the upcoming Ryu Ga Gotoku Online (aka Yakuza Online) at TGS yesterday and it contains one hell of a sight for fans of the series. Apparently, Haruka has had enough of everyone's nonsense, be...

 
 
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Project JUDGE opening movie is like a soap opera intro

Sega has released the opening movie to the upcoming detective brawler known as Project JUDGE, currently in development for PS4 by the face-smashers at Team Yakuza.The bemusing two-minute intro features multiple characters, including our har...

 
 
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Fist of the North Star's Kiryu DLC will be free for two weeks

While the Kiryu DLC for Fist of the North Star: Lost Paradise was already confirmed to be heading West, we now know when you'll be able to nab it. Starting on launch day (October 2), Kiryu will be available for free for two weeks. There is ...

 
 
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Solve crimes and kick ass with Yakuza dev's Project JUDGE

With the Tokyo Game Show still a few weeks away, I didn't expect to hear anything about Ryu Ga Gotoku Studios' (Yakuza devs) new game until then. With all the Pre-TGS info coming out, we now know exactly what that game is. Going as Project ...

 
 
 
 
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Shenmue and Yakuza are really not that similar

For nearly as long as I’ve been playing Yakuza games, I’ve always read comments from fans saying, “These games are like Shenmue”. At first glance, that definitely sounds accurate. I even remember making such a claim ...

 
 
 
 




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