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Score Breakdown Based on 953 ratings
  1. 10 (246)
  2. 9 (407)
  3. 8 (201)
  4. 7 (42)
  5. 6 (26)
  6. 5 (8)
  7. 4 (3)
  8. 3 (2)
  9. 2 (5)
  10. 1 (13)

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  • User Rating 8

    A solid game with great narrative,story and combat, brought down by tedious repetitiveness.Is it worth your time...?

    Rated on March 13, 2012 by Robsonbmw

    First thought that came right after I set foot on the streets of Ryukyu was " It's a Japanese GTA ".Playing this game for a longer period however,made me amend my initial impression simply because Yak...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    The latest Ryuu ga Gotoku game is the best in the series, and one of the PS3's top games.

    Rated on September 06, 2009 by Semaphore313

    Ryuu ga Gotoku 3 The next episode in the Ryuu ga Gotoku series returns to present day Japan after Kenzan!'s Edo era interlude, and you once again play as Kiryuu Kazuma as he navigates the Tokyo und...

    4 out of 6 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Sega really have done themselves on this one and know how to make a good Yakuza game.

    Rated on April 29, 2012 by benleslie5

    Elsewhere around the world we've had alot of good action games like Grand Theft Auto but in Japan they have they own GTA styled game called Yakuza which is based on Japanese Mafia. In the city of Kamu...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    Finally 'Shenmue' Reincarnated

    Rated on May 03, 2012 by thewastedyouth

    Back in 2000, there was a little unknown gem on Sega Dreamcast called 'Shenmue', which became a huge financial flop despite the universal critical praises. Its sequel only showed up in Japan and later...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Kickin' Yakuza Butt!

    Rated on July 06, 2012 by knives913

    Yakuza 3 is the third installment in the Yakuza series; it is published by Sega. You play as Kazuma Kiryu, the former leader of a yakuza clan that now runs an orphanage in Okinawa, Japan. Presenta...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    A huge leap from the ps2 to the ps3 with a highly addictive package and beautiful design ex. hostess girls

    Rated on June 21, 2010 by SanjuroGT

    Ryu Ga Gotoku 3 is the big leap from the big hit Yakuza series where the first two live up to its expectations. But is this new installment the same or does it bring a bigger boom? The answer is its w...

    3 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Great game that will be overlooked by many.....

    Rated on March 11, 2010 by Lethal_NFS

    Yakuza first made it's appearance on the Playstation 2 in 2005. After great success, the PS2 was greeted by Yakuza 2 in 2008. The first 2 games only managed an average score of 7.5/10 but it was ...

    3 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    Big Showdown in Little Okinawa

    Rated on March 11, 2010 by Ivory-Dynamite

    Ok the first thing you should know about Yakuza 3 is that it is in Japanese with English subtitles (subtitles are white and you can see them clearly 96% of the time) also the game was released in Japa...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    GTA ??? anything less than a 9 is a crime against the Yakuza ! <br />

    Rated on March 15, 2010 by xerxesthegreat

    the world of yakuza , im someone who hastn played the first two games , however played the spin off KENZAN on ps3 based during the EDO period great stuff but no english subtitles or lang , so it w...

    4 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    GTA + RPG + PLETHORA OF MINI-GAMES + TEKKENN + JAPAN = Yakuza 3 and it works!!!!

    Rated on March 15, 2010 by Falcon084

    I was expecting a GTA style kirate action game with Yakuza 3 but its a moving story about a reformed Yakuza, who fights to protect his orphanage for a corupt government official and a band of evil Yak...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.