The one thing we all are missing due to Coronavirus is going out and having fun. Well, the lockdown has turned good for some and not for some. But definitely all the gamers out there are really enjoying this pandemic. Giving full time to gaming and exploring new games and skills. Hence, to all the gamers out there I have some good news for you all. Yakuza: Like A Dragon is finally making its way towards release. 

Although there were many spoilers and speculations going around about the release of Yakuza: Like A Dragon. But there wasn’t any confirmation. Unlike previous false rumors, this time finally, SEGA has made some major revelations about the same.

So, in this article, I will be sharing with you a to z details of Yakuza: Like A Dragon.

Release Date: Yakuza: Like A Dragon

On Monday, SEGA finally made an announcement confirming the release date of Yakuza: Like A Dragon on its official website. As per the announcement, the game will be releasing on the 13th of November this year. The game is going to release for PS4, Xbox One, and PC. The game will also release for PS5 and Xbox Series X as well. As per SEGA, the release will for these two will take place on a later date.

Along with the revelation of the release date, SEGA also launched a brand new trailer for Yakuza: Like A Dragon. The trailer is entitled How Will You Rise? The trailer portrays Ichiban Kasuga, the lead protagonist of the game Yakuza series. 

Cast and Characters:

The lead cast and characters of the English version of the game includes the legendary George Takei and many others:

  • Kaiji Tang as Ichiban Kasuga – He is the main protagonist of the story, who is returning from prison after 18 years.
  • George Takei as Masumi Arakawa playing as the patriarch of the Arakawa Family.
  • Andrew Morgado as Koichi Adachi plays the role of an ex-cop, who on the search of the unveiling of truth.
  • Greg Chun as Yu Nanba a downtrodden former nurse.
  • Elizabeth Maxwell as Saeko Mukoda a secret agent on a mission, possessing as a bar hostess.

The game will be a launch for the Xbox Series X and will ship in November. It will support cross-save functionality between the Xbox One and Xbox Series X versions.

Story of Yakuza: Like A Dragon

The game is set in the year 2019. The story will follow the events subsequent to that of Yakuza 6.

Yakuza: Like a Dragon is about Kasuga Ichiban. He is a member of the formidable Tojo Clan. A person who takes downfall for a crime he did not commit. He does this in order to protect the honor of the Tojo clan. Almost after two decades or to be precise after 18 years, Ichiban finally comes out of prison in 2019.

The world has changed completely in these two decades and even moved on without him. Ichiban is now Stuck in this unfamiliar town as an outsider. In order to find out the events that happened in his absence, while he was in prison, he gathers a crew of unlikely allies.

 

 

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