Like a Dragon will be the title of Yakuza from now on also in the West. The announcement of the next three video games of the saga h picked up that The traditional name (outside Japan) h gone to a better life . Kodak h contacted Sega to find out those of this decision. In a nutshell: the intention is to unify the title in all territories.
Like a dragon adapts more to the Japanese name , a company representative h responded. The truth is that BYU Gook, who also gives name to the studio, means precisely that, likes Dragon (like a dragon). In this way, the lt title to bring Yakuza in the title is the seventh entering, which in the West came out Yakuza: Like a Dragon.
The change will not be reflected in Japan because all the games have come out under the title of BYU Gook . The question is whether we will get used to the new brand (old, you look) or if we will continue to refer to the series Yakuza. Time will say it, but in the meantime, let’s get used to the next titles.
A very promising future for fans
Rio Gook Studio h just launched the spin-off Judgment and Lost Judgment on PC, but the surprises have not finished here. The developers have drawn a promising future that includes three titles in a fairly short period of time. Like a Dragon: Shin! It is the remake of the Samurai game set in the Yakuza Universe (Vale, from Like A Dragon). It will arrive on February 23, 2023, on PS5, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S and PC.
Ah, there is more. Yes, two more specific games. Like a Dragon Garden: The Man Who Ered His Name —Maya, h forgotten the name the saga-will be starring Karma Kirk, the protagonist always, and will connect the events of the sixth installment and next Main video game, Like A Dragon 8. The first one will be marketed in 2023 a kind of snack, the prelude to the eighth chapter, scheduled for 2024.