Yakuza Team has announced its new projects in its star saga.
The most anticipated is the ‘New Yakuza Project’, the next installment in the saga. It does not yet have an official name or platforms (simply ‘consoles’ has been indicated), but we do know its protagonist: Kazuga Ichiban, who will take over from Kazuma Kiryu after 7 main installments.
Kazuga Ichiban will also appear in Yakuza Online, a free-to-play installment for iOS, Android and PC of which gameplay has not been shown but we do know that it will be part of the new Yakuza project. It will be released throughout 2018 in Japan.
The announcement that was leaked yesterday has also been confirmed: Yakuza Kiwami 2, which will use the Dragon Engine from Yakuza 6. It will be released in Japan on December 7 this year. It will have a new chapter starring Goro Majima and a new dubbing.
Foreword to the new Yakuza project:
Yakuza Kiwami 2 Trailer: