In a society where respect and honor holds great importance, there is an even higher regard for these traits within the one organization that is most feared by all: the Yakuza.
Cinematic Story: Award-winning Japanese novelist Seishu Hase and producer Toshihiro Nagoshi have created an engrossing storyline spanning more than a dozen intricately detailed chapters packed with complex, captivating characters.
Authentic Tokyo: Freely explore the forbidden nightlife of the Yakuza district of Tokyo from sprawling neon-lit streets and nightclubs to actual Tokyo shops recreated to deliver the authentic feel of this enticing metropolis.
Deep Gameplay: Build skills and attributes by gaining experience, accumulate weapons and items, engage in numerous side missions, interrogate and bribe informants, gamble, and even hit baseballs in a batting cage.
Stylish New Fighting Engine: Created specifically for Yakuza, the games fighting engine allows players to string together attack combos to take out multiple enemies simultaneously in street brawls.
Over 300 weapons and items. Pick up weapons from the environment, or select from a cache of over 300. Retrieve, exchange, and store the items in Item Boxes around town.
More powerful combos. Use the Heat Gauge for greater strength, stamina, and skills in combat.