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Yakuza: Like a Dragon Review: The JRPG Has A New Size

If we often talk about the way that Hideo Kojima has to play with the expectations of its fans, the Ryu Ga Gotoku Studio is not left out. The turn-based RPG transformation of the heart of the experience offered by Yakuza: Like a Dragon was initially presented in the form of a "stolen video" released as of April Fool's Day 2019 from the Japanese studio. Shortly after, it was revealed that it was ultimately no joke and that this "Shin Yakuza" would offer new gameplay. The SEGA studio has also made the courageous choice to simultaneously separate from the historical hero and gameplay of the series. However, risk-taking has followed the Yakuza series since its inception, and the difficulties encountered by Toshihiro Nagoshi in the early 2000s to convince his superiors and console manufacturers of the value of his concept. Once again, the developers seem to have done well to follow their instincts. At first glance, it is possible to think that the authors of Ryu G