Yakuza: Like a Dragon Coming This November
Today, Sega revealed more details on its upcoming title, Yakuza: Like A Dragon, the latest installment in the Yakuza series. The game will officially be coming to Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC via Steam upon release. It will also be an Xbox Series X launch title with a PlayStation 5 version currently in the works.
Sega also revealed that the game would support Xbox Series X Smart Delivery, which means players who buy the game on Xbox One will also have access to the game for free on the Xbox Series X with a cross-save function included. A PlayStation 5 upgrade path is also being planned and will be announced at a later date.
Also announced was the English voice cast of Yakuza: Like a Dragon, which features legendary film actor George Takei who’s best known for his role as Hikaru Sulu in Star Trek. In Yakuza: Like a Dragon, he plays the role of Masumi Arakawa, a powerful patriarch whose dissolution of the Tojo Clan’s yakuza empire sets the game’s conflict into motion.
Yakuza: Like a Dragon also comes in different editions which are listed below:
Day Ichi Edition– Available for $59.99 in digital format, it includes the Legends Costume Set incorporating eight costumes representing fan-favorite figures from the Yakuza series, from Kazuma Kiryu to Daigo Dojima. A physical edition called the Day Ichi SteelBook Edition, also includes the Legends Costume Set and comes in a stylish SteelBook® for your collection.
Hero Edition– (for $69.99, available in digital format) includes all features from the Day Ichi Edition, as well as the Job Set, which adds two new playable jobs – the guitar-shredding Devil Rocker and the naginata-wielding Matriarch, and the Management Mode Set, which contains a wide selection of additional employees for the expansive Management Mode minigame.
Legendary Hero Edition– (for $89.99, available in digital format) includes all Hero Edition content as well as the full in-game Crafting Set, Karaoke Set, Ultimate Costume Set, and Stat Boost Set.
Yakuza: Like a Dragon will be available in the West on Xbox One, Xbox Series X, PlayStation 4, and PC via Steam in November 2020.