Interview With Yakuza 5 General Director and Producer Reveals Game’s Theme and Scope, Fan Questions Answered as Well

on June 25, 2015 2:07 PM

Yakuza series General Director Toshihiro Nagoshi and Yakuza 5 Producer Masayoshi Yokoyama sit down for a new interview to discuss Yakuza 5 in depth.

In the first of three interviews, the two developers delve into the theme and overall audience they were aiming for with the Yakuza series, as well as the female protagonist Haruka Sawamura.

They also answer questions sent from fans through Twitter, revealing even more interesting tidbits about the process behind the series.

Check out the video below for the interview.

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