PlayStation 3 Exclusive Yakuza 5 is Heading to Europe in 2015, Screenshots Released

on December 7, 2014 4:31 PM

Rejoice Europeans for Yakuza 5 is heading to Europe.

Yakuza 5 continues the story of Kazuma Kiryu alongside four other protagonists, following their struggles and conflicts in the seedy underbelly of Japan’s Yakuza underworld.

This sequel will feature a new graphics engine and takes players to five major Japanese cities to venture through a life of crime and power.

Along with a new graphics engine, players can expect more mini-games, a modified battle system as well as enhanced customizations and interactions in the signature hostess bars of the series.

Yakuza 5 will also introduce “Another Drama” which is a series of side stories that focus on each protagonist in-depth.

In addition to this news, Yakuza 4 and Yakuza: Dead Souls are available on PlayStation Store in the SCEE region starting today.

Yakuza 5 will be available exclusive to PlayStation 3 via the European PlayStation Network in 2015.

Check out some newly release screenshots in the gallery below.

 /  Staff Writer
Former genius and a woman of mystery and power, whose power is exceeded only by her mystery, Dana Abercrombie has been playing video games since birth (yes birth...we did say "genius"). Despite her secret desire of wanting to give it all up to become a gorgeous billionaire, Dana is most passionate about video games and films often times getting in many heated debates resulting in being thrown out of many gatherings. Despite having a degree in English AND Journalism (multi-tasking FTW!) from the University at Albany-SUNY, she is currently interested in perusing a degree at Yale Law School, because one should never give up on a dream of becoming a gorgeous billionaire...and knowing how to sue someone as a result of those heated debates