Yakuza has always been a niche games for fans of the Japanese underworld and is definitely loved for its intricate story line and three dimensional characters. The latest installment, Yakuza 0, will act as a prequel to the series and will follow two figures in the Yakuza world, Kazuma Kiryu and Goro Majima, in their dispute involving a terrible event known as ‘The Vacant Lot’.
The newest features that this game will bring to the franchise including a focus on making and spending cash, as it rules over everything in 1980’s Japan. Players will also get a chance at being able to play as long time NPC, Goro Majima and will be able to utilize he specific fighting style. We will also be able to learn about Kiryu’s past, how it was that he was able to attain the name ‘Dragon’, and why he makes certain decisions throughout the course of the Yakuza games.
While the game has already been released in Japan, North American audiences will be seeing the game sometime next year on the PS4.
Check out the E3 trailer below: