Sega has introduced Like a Dragon: Ishin! remastered, a remaster of the PS3-released spinoff set within the Bakumatsu historic interval of Japan.
A spin off from the Yakuza sequence, Like a Dragon: Ishin! is being remastered from the bottom up and being launched for the primary time outdoors of Japan. Tentative launch date is February 2023 for Home windows PC (by way of Steam), Xbox One, Xbox Collection X|S, PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5.
Right here’s the reveal trailer:
Right here’s the phrase from Sega international model supervisor David Hinds:
Hi there everybody! At the moment is a really big day. Not only for RGG Studio, the masterminds behind Yakuza: Like a Dragon, however for all our followers worldwide who’ve been eagerly awaiting probably the most legendary misplaced chapter from the creators of the Like a Dragonseries. We’ve learn your Twitter feedback, seen your fan content material, and are past excited to announce that the action-packed samurai title of legend, Like a Dragon: Ishin!, will launch globally in February 2023.
A hero of Japanese historical past brings in regards to the samurai’s finish
Like a Dragon: Ishin is an action-adventure historic thriller set uniquely in 1860s Kyo, a fictionalized model of Kyoto. Whereas different video games inform earlier tales in Japanese historical past, Ishin enables you to expertise the story of how the enduring samurai period vanished. Our hero, Sakamoto Ryoma, is a real historic determine largely credited with overthrowing the shogunate and taking Japan right into a radical reformation.
Like a Dragon: Ishin brings in acquainted faces to inform this epic historic story. Followers will acknowledge our protagonist as Kazuma Kiryu from earlier entries within the franchise. In Ishin, Kiryu is solid as Sakamoto Ryoma and brings the remainder of his crew alongside too. Goro Majima and different Yakuza celebrities be part of Ryoma as mates and foes on this fictional world that trades the flashy streets of Tokyo for the chaotic bustle of 1860s Kyo. These new character dynamics are as thrilling as they’re sudden, with a sequence of mind-blowing twists and turns in a narrative solely RGG studio can inform.
4 killer fight kinds and riveting Warmth Actions
In Ishin, you possibly can slash by foes with a deadly blade utilizing the Swordsman fashion or sharpshoot your enemies with a revolver utilizing the Gunman fashion. Higher but, wield each a gun and sword and enter a fury with the Wild Dancer fashion. And whenever you’re feeling further brutal, smash some skulls along with your naked fists utilizing the Brawler fashion.
However that’s not all. It wouldn’t be an RGG Studio title with out epically absurd warmth actions. Summon a tiger to maul your foes, shove pickled plums down your enemies’ throats, and wield an entire cannon to blow down opponents. The warmth actions in Ishin will go away you itching to uncover new strikes at each stage of the sport.
Like a Dragon: Ishin! on Unreal Engine 4 for the primary time
Like a Dragon: Ishin is the primary title from RGG studio to be constructed on Unreal Engine 4, bringing astounding graphical high quality to the Like a Dragon franchise. Growing on Unreal Engine 4 has unlocked new textures and different graphical particulars that make Ishin’s gripping story one of the cinematic tales in RGG historical past.
There’s a lot extra to return concerning Like a Dragon: Ishin and we will’t wait to share additional particulars. From beautiful minigame content material to distinctive in-game options that immerse you within the traditionally correct world of Kyo, the perfect is but to return. Like a Dragon: Ishinwill be out there in February 2023. Observe us on socials to get speedy updates, and tune into our livestream on September 14 at 3:00am PT for a particular shock! The stream will likely be out there on-line afterwards as effectively.