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New Yakuza Kiwami trailer showcases combat system, city exploration and mini games

The newest trailer for the remake of the first game dives into the title’s core gameplay mechanics.

The Facts

Released July 20 by Sega America, the newest trailer for “Yakuza Kiwami” provides a preview of the game’s combat mechanics as well as city exploration and mini games. The game’s combat utilizes the same system as “Yakuza 0,” with a total of four combat styles for players to choose from on the fly: Brawler, Beast, Rush and Dragon. Players can also take part in a variety of mini games from Mahjong to fighting games.

“Yakuza Kiwami” is a full remake of the series’ first game, utilizing new HD graphics to run at 1080p and 60fps on PS4. The game is set for a North American release August 26 for PS4.

[Source: Anime News Network]

Author’s Take

This remake is looking better and better with each new trailer released. At only $29.99, this could end up being the definitive way to play through the first game in the “Yakuza” story line.

About Keenan McCall

Keenan McCall is a journalist and writer with a passion for animation. From video games to anime, anything that sets art in motion will get him talking and writing nonstop.

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