Yakuza 5 Localization Progresses, Developers Discuss Series

It appears that the efforts to localize and release Yakuza 5 in North America are going quite well.

Earlier today, Sega uploaded an interview with Toshihiro Nagoshi and Masayoshi Yokoyama, in which the two developers discuss the importance of Yakuza 5 as well as insight into the game’s development and their overall design philosophy.

Yakuza games have always been known for being massive undertakings, littered with side quests and diversions that can eat up hours of gamers’ time. It seems that gamers will be able to expect the same from Yakuza 5, with the developers mentioning their efforts to make the game as big and “fun” as possible.

Additionally, both men share some interesting gameplay details about Yakuza 5, such as the playable characters and some story information. Take a look at the video to get all of the juicy details.


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