The eighth mainline installment within the well-liked and long-running Yakuza franchise has been revealed and it is referred to as Like A Dragon 8.
Arrange as a direct sequel to 2020’s Yakuza: Like A Dragon, which starred a brand new protagonist, Ichiban Kasuga, and turn-based RPG mechanics somewhat than brawler fight, it was a success amongst followers. That is why it is no shock Ryu Ga Gotoku Studio is following it up with one other Like A Dragon recreation. Try the Like A Dragon 8 reveal trailer for your self under:
As you possibly can see, the previous protagonist of Yakuza, Kazuma Kiryu, is again. He was the protagonist within the first six Yakuza video games, and now he is again in Like A Dragon 8. Ichiban tells Kiryu it is Hero time – bear in mind, he is a giant fan of the Dragon Quest sequence which stars loads of heroes – earlier than the trailer cuts to each of their faces, revealing that a while has handed, with each characters wanting no less than a bit of older than after we final noticed them.
Within the meantime, examine Like A Dragon: Ishin, a Yakuza spinoff first launched on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 in 2014 lastly making its option to the West, rebuilt from the bottom up, subsequent yr.