Yakuza is coming to Xbox One and PC in Early 2020 confirms SEGA of America

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SEGA of America and Ryu Ga Gotoku Studio has revealed that the first three Yakuza titles will be coming to Xbox One, Windows 10, and Xbox Game Pass for both platforms in 2020. You can expect quite a bit and it’s time to get our hands a little dirty.

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Yakuza Kiwami 2 Announced for This August, Trailer Released

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With a year since its release, Yakuza Kiwamia (you can see our review here) was released, allowing us to see Kazuma Kiryu as he took his leave from the world of the Yakuza. However, fate is a cruel mistress and Kiryu, the legendary Dragon of Dojima, was once more drug back into the world of the Yakuza as a potential all-out war between the families began to ignite. As the potential war has begun to brew, SEGA has announced that Kazuma Kiryu is preparing for his valiant return with Yakuza Kiwami 2 on August 28, 2018, for $49.99.

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Review: Yakuza Kiwami – Kiryu’s Yakuza is More Real Than Ever

Pros:
+Extremely upgraded graphics and gameplay systems
+New focus on both Majima and Yishiki
+Borrows great fight mechanics from Yakuza O

Cons:
-New focus on Majima takes away from the overall focus on the struggles between Kiryu and Nishiki
-Side quest tracking is a bit off at times, making some quests harder to do.

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If you thought 2017 was a stale year so far, in many ways, you’re probably right. We’ve seen mostly reboots, remakes, and HD remasters, which eventually became larger disappointments than the original titles they were supposed to help upgrade. Yakuza Kiwami is one of those few that managed to slip through the cracks and somehow show an astounding remake of a PlayStation 2 game that launched back in 2005. It’s a remake that sees only a few subtle changes in regards to the games base visuals, narrative tweaking, and even having been edited enough to make its 80s’ set prequel Yakuza 0 fit in a bit better.

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