Sega has announced that Yakuza Kiwami is set to launch in the West on August 29th. The game is being localized by Atlus USA and will be released for the PS4 this Summer.
Yakuza Kiwami is a remake of Yakuza 1, originally released for the PS2. It was followed by 6 mainline games, the last of which is set to launch on the PS4 in early 2018. Yakuza 1 has also received a prequel titled Yakuza 0 which was recently released for the PS3 and PS4.
The official launch trailer for Yakuza Kiwami can be seen below. The game is confirmed to retail at $29.99 and the first-print will feature Steelbook that will be sold until stock lasts.
Yakuza Kiwami is the first full remake of the original game that has been developed using the Yakuza 0 engine. There new cutscenes and new content that was never released for the original game and the visuals have been completely overhauled, making it looks like a PS4 game.
The contents of the Steelbook edition can be seen below. It will be available for purchase at $29.99 and the stock is limited so hurry up and buy it before it ends.
Yakuza Kiwami will be available on August 29th exclusively for the PS4.