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Sega and Smilebit put online this brand new and quite awesome trailer of Ryu ga Gotoku Kenzan! (Yakuza 3) on the Playstation Network.

masteratt
masteratt
Commented on 2007-12-27 12:30:55
Very nice.
They got all the aspects of Yakuza1 and made it 100 times awesomer (new word :p).

Any word on Yakuza2 release outside Japan yet (i.e: non-Japanese version)?
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Hrimthur
Hrimthur
Commented on 2007-12-27 13:38:36
Uhaa, very sweet!!
Seems to become a hit, like the first one.
The second will come, but no idea when....
Can't wait for both, but this one interestes me a bit more, 'caus of the fedal time!
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Jollipop
Jollipop
Commented on 2007-12-27 13:58:06
Facial detail is quite good, the eyes especially.
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sebasrd24
sebasrd24
Commented on 2007-12-27 14:30:34
One of the games I would buy if I had a PS3, and Killzone 2, MGS4 and FFXIII of course. The game looks very nice, detailed and full of features. Reminds me the Shenmue games
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ZeroEx
ZeroEx
Commented on 2007-12-27 14:35:24
That trailer is so damn cool.
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Lafiel
Lafiel
Commented on 2007-12-27 14:42:20
the trailer is awesome - I hope SEGA is finally back on track with this title and makes it a superb game , for it has a lot of potential and it would be a real shame if it was wasted
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phalanges
phalanges
Commented on 2007-12-27 15:41:30
looks great, hope it's released in NA. Nice JRap music too. Good beats.
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Drunkenshaolin
Drunkenshaolin
Commented on 2007-12-27 15:47:16
looking good. love these type of games.
ps3 version of shenmue..lol
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Megido
Megido
Commented on 2007-12-27 16:46:34
Looks to be a pretty nice game. Sweet action (was good in Yakuza), decent story (judging form the first Yakuza), nice graphics and hot ladies! Can't go wrong.

The hip hop crap in the beginning turned me off though. Me no like.
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Dunpeal
Dunpeal
Commented on 2007-12-27 16:48:34
This message is in "Boulet Time" (TM), If you still *really* want to see it, click here
I hate them for spending money on this crap and not shenmue 3.
JediMasterMalik
JediMasterMalik
Commented on 2007-12-27 16:54:35
Why the hell does it have alien cow abductions?

Game looks excellent though, like a cross between Samurai Champloo and Onimusha. Looking forward to it.
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catfish
catfish
Commented on 2007-12-27 17:02:56 In reply to Dunpeal
Posted by Dunpeal
I hate them for spending money on this crap and not shenmue 3.
never a positive from your written words eh?

Using the inspiration of Musashi Miyamoto is much more interesting. The story of miyamoto's life is far far more interesting than Shenmue's story
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Jollipop
Jollipop
Commented on 2007-12-27 21:20:02 In reply to catfish
Posted by catfish
never a positive from your written words eh?

Using the inspiration of Musashi Miyamoto is much more interesting. The story of miyamoto's life is far far more interesting than Shenmue's story
I disagree and many non Japanese people would also (as they wouldn't know who Mushashi Miyamoyo is), but this game is directed at Japan in general so I guess some of what you say is true.
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Jigen
Jigen
Commented on 2007-12-27 21:31:27
Sega seems to think, and I agree, that Americans prefer a feudal Japan setting than a modern one. Most in the West won't know the story of Musashi Miyamoto, but lots of people like Samurai and Ninjas and that sort of thing way better than many themes.
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Jollipop
Jollipop
Commented on 2007-12-27 21:36:13
??

Sega aren't thinking at all for the western gamer on this project, or the previous ones, proof of that is that Yakuza 2 is still yet to be released outside of Japan, there is a version planned but they really are taking their time.

This game also won't do anywhere near the same sales as the previous games due to the PS3 userbase being a lot less, so I'm not expecting this to be localised at all really, guess time will tell though.
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Jigen
Jigen
Commented on 2007-12-27 21:43:31 In reply to Jollipop
Posted by Jollipop
??

Sega aren't thinking at all for the western gamer on this project, or the previous ones, proof of that is that Yakuza 2 is still yet to be released outside of Japan, there is a version planned but they really are taking their time.

This game also won't do anywhere near the same sales as the previous games due to the PS3 userbase being a lot less, so I'm not expecting this to be localised at all really, guess time will tell though.
Someone at Sega already stated this one might come over for the very reason I stated above.

PS3 userbase is less, but it still may very well be the best selling PS3 title in Japan when it comes out (and then some).

There's a lot more to localizing decisions than just seeing how well a game sells in one country, but personally I will be importing this one anyways.
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Doom_Bringer - I have terrible taste
Doom_Bringer
Commented on 2007-12-27 23:12:23
looks pretty damn awesome!
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prodygee
prodygee
Commented on 2007-12-27 23:35:53 In reply to catfish
Posted by catfish
never a positive from your written words eh?

Using the inspiration of Musashi Miyamoto is much more interesting. The story of miyamoto's life is far far more interesting than Shenmue's story
The fighting is what amazes me. Take a look over here for fighting-gameplay:
http://www.gametrailers.com/player/28994.html?type...
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kenshin2418 - Junior Detective
kenshin2418
Commented on 2007-12-28 00:05:19
pretty nice trailer
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CrazzyMan
CrazzyMan
Commented on 2007-12-28 02:55:47
The game looks very HOT.
Nice Job Sega!
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blindrocket
blindrocket
Commented on 2007-12-28 04:42:17 In reply to Jollipop
Posted by Jollipop
This game also won't do anywhere near the same sales as the previous games due to the PS3 userbase being a lot less, so I'm not expecting this to be localised at all really, guess time will tell though.
I bet if it were sold in the US it will sell better than the first Yakuza, since it sold terrible here. That's why they took so long to localize Yakuza 2, but I completely expect to see Yakuza 3 here in the states, and I can't wait! It looks awesome.
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dreamcastdc128
dreamcastdc128
Commented on 2007-12-28 11:23:24
Looks awesome!
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Phaethon360 - Mr Pant<s>s</s>ies
Phaethon360
Commented on 2007-12-28 11:27:16
Those eyes and faces look great.
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newbielives
newbielives
Commented on 2007-12-28 12:15:38
Am I the only one re watching to trailer to listen to the Jap Rap.
I F*ing love it especially when the organ music comes in
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Eddy186
Eddy186
Commented on 2007-12-29 00:01:46
Look good.

There seems to be many crazy and fun things in that game. You got flying on a glider, turlte racing, rat eating, and seducing women. To top it all off you also have great combat fighting not to mention a great story. This game seems to be a complete package of fun. :)
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