Players who already own Judge Eyes, the Japanese version of Judgement, won't see Pierre Taki removed via an update.
Yakuza Team discusses the challenges involved in Judgment's character swap and keeping the Western release date following the drug scandal.
Yakuza Studio and Judgment Producer Vows to “Not Let Things End Like This”; Comments from CyberConnect 2’s President
Yakuza Studio Producer Daisuke Sato, CyberConnect 2's President Hiroshi Matsuyama commented on Judgment's sales suspension following Pierre Taki's arrest.
Actor Pierre Taki, who plays pivotal character Kyohei Hamura in Judgment, was arrested in Tokyo for use of cocaine.
Following a leak on Amazon earlier today, SEGA has confirmed that Judgment will be releasing for PS4 in the West on June 25.
Aside from its English and Japanese VO options, the upcoming Judgment will also feature a varity of localised subtitle options as well.
Judgment is rated M for Mature by the ESRB and includes a rather lengthy description is given contextualizing the rating with game details.
Sega announced that the newly revealed JUDGE EYES: Shinigami no Yuigon is coming west next year for PS4 as Project JUDGE.
Sega has revealed the first details of JUDGE EYES: Testament of the Reaper, alongside the first gameplay trailer and plenty of screenshots.
Judge Eyes, a new title from Yakuza Studio, was revealed onstage during Sony's LineUp Tour conference at TGS 2018.