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Yakuza 5 Developer Interview #2 Released

Yakuza 5 - Gamers Heroes
Yakuza 5 – Gamers Heroes
Enter the world of SEGA’s Yakuza 5 with a second developer interview that goes behind the scenes of the time-honored series.

Giao Corsi of the SCEA Third Party Production team took a trip to Tokyo to speak with Yakuza series general Director Toshihiro Nagoshi and series producer Masayoshi Yokoyama. In this second developer interview, these two developers discuss the themes of the game, the inspiration behind certain character designs, hostess clubs, street brawls, and more. You can watch the video below.

Yakuza 5 will come out on the PlayStation 3 in 2015.

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