Yakuza 0 Western Launch Date Announced

Following the launch of Yakuza 0 in Japan earlier last year, Sega is back once again with some pretty exciting news and has officially announced the western release date of its action-adventure video game on current-gen PlayStation consoles.

In Yakuza 0, which is a prequel to the long-running series set in Japan's criminal underworld, players will be introduced to mainstay protagonist Kazuma Kiryu and series regular Goro Majima as they fight like hell through Tokyo and Osaka in their climb through the yakuza ranks. The game will also be featuring an engaging combat system allowing you to switch between three different fighting styles instantaneously for a fluid, free-flowing fights.

Yakuza 0 is now available to pre-order for $59.99 exclusively on PS4 consoles, while the game is expected to begin shipping starting January 24, 2017 in North America and Europe.