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Like a Dragon 8

Yakuza 8, Yakuza: Like a Dragon 2

Yakuza: Like a Dragon 2 is a jRPG with a turn-based combat system. It continues the story of Ichiban Kasuga, who once again gets involved in the affairs of the Japanese underworld.

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developer: Ryu ga Gotoku Studio publisher: SEGA

Yakuza: Like a Dragon 2 is a jRPG developed by the Sega-owned Ryu Ga Gotoku Studio team. It is the eighth main installment of the series and a direct sequel to Yakuza: Like a Dragon from 2020.


The game tells about the further fate of Ichiban Kasuga, a former gangster who was the main character of the previous part. Once again, along with a group of friends, he will have to face criminal groups of modern Japan.


The game is a development of ideas from previous installments of the series. Yakuza: Like a Dragon 2 is a jRPG with turn-based combat system. During the exploration sections we freely wander the 3D world of the game controlling Kasuga presented from third person perspective, we complete the tasks and have talks. On the other hand, during the battles we command the whole team of heroes.

Yakuza: Like a Dragon 2 offers an open world structure. It is filled densely with a variety of side quests and optional activities.

Game modes

The game has only single player mode.

Technical aspects

Yakuza: Like a Dragon 2 was built on an improved version of the original Dragon Engine, which was used in several previous installments of the series. It offers a high level of detail and extensive physics, which plays an important role during fights.

Game mode: single player  

Age restrictions Like a Dragon 8: 18+

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