TRAILER | PS4 Wednesday, April 12, 2017 | 4:43 PM

Yakuza Kiwami launches August 29

Yakuza Kiwami launches August 29

Yakuza Kiwami, the original game of the franchise and remastered for the PlayStation 4 has now a release date: August 29 both at retail and digital store for $29.99. First run copies comes with a steelbook. On top of recreated graphics, the title features re-recorded audio by the original voice actors, added distractions and around 30 minutes of new cutscenes. Jump inside for new screens and a story trailer. If you want to dive more into the world of Yakuza, SEGA launched a portal website and it features the series' history, timeline, characters and more.

Story Trailer

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Commented on 2017-04-12 17:16:34
Awesome. This might be my entry into the series.
Commented on 2017-04-13 07:12:09 In reply to catfish
Posted by catfish
Awesome. This might be my entry into the series.
In that case you'd better start with Yakuza 0. Kiwami is much weaker than 0 in many aspects, and 0 is before Kiwami (1) on the timeline.
Commented on 2017-04-13 07:15:10 In reply to catfish
Posted by catfish
Awesome. This might be my entry into the series.
Why not Yakuza 0?

So is August 29 the US/World release or just Japan like always?
Commented on 2017-04-13 08:36:39
Can't wait. Although I don't like the EUR 34,99 price-point I read elsewhere, if US only pays 29,99
Commented on 2017-04-13 11:15:31 In reply to LEBATO
Posted by LEBATO
Why not Yakuza 0?

So is August 29 the US/World release or just Japan like always?
It's been out for over a year in Japan already :P
Commented on 2017-04-17 15:43:45 In reply to Nathaniel_Wu
Posted by Nathaniel_Wu
In that case you'd better start with Yakuza 0. Kiwami is much weaker than 0 in many aspects, and 0 is before Kiwami (1) on the timeline.
Okay, Will start at Yakuza 0 then. Thanks

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