What Gamespot Users have to say about Yakuza

  • Rating:9

    Great Story !

    The Good * Great premise that's gone untapped for too long * Intense, great-looking hand-to-hand combat sequences are fun for a while * Good-sized adventure complete with various side-missions and extras. ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5

    Better than expected......

    I must say that according to most of the reviews of the game, I really didn't have too positive an outlook on this one. Especially because it was so low on the radar with its promotion and advertising. But I have to say ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5

    A Superb game,you will love it,except the controls that are not so good,but indeed is a great game that will impress you

    Yakuza as the name says,is about mafia,guys that run everything in the town,and have the power to control everything they want,and you go to stop them,because they are big gangs just to step a foot in you way,and you got... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5

    Great stuff

    Yakuza is one of them games which is brilliant but no one seems to buy. Why? well you got me there because i dont know. Whats not to like, gangsters, violence, and most importantly a good story. You play as Kazuma, a loy... Read Full Review

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  • Rating:8

    A beat-em up adventure which pits you against gangs on the Tokyo streets

    Kazuma Kiryu, a Yakuza plans to start his own family with 10 billion yen, however later on, his brother Nishiki kills the family head, which Kazuma takes the blame for, where he is sentenced to prison. After serving ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Yakuza, a realistic action adventure game.

    Yakuza was a great game. The story was long enough and was full of twists and turns. This was one of the most realistic story and adventure game that captured me into it. I was really attracted to the great intense story... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6.5

    Maybe next time?

    This all in all is a good game, the story is good and the main character is as badass as he could be but the flaws that troubled me all the way through this game kept me from giving it a better rating. The graphics... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6.5

    A Yakuza with a warm heart

    Longing for a sequel to the original Shenmue, I couldn't have been more happy to see Sega's Yakuza localized in the US. With an announced sequel heading our way, and a Third installment in the works, I sat down with Yaku... Read Full Review

    2 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    not a bad game after all

    Yakuza isn't actualey that bad of a game the graphics are okay,and the game controls aren't bad.But one of the best things about this game is the story.The story tells the the tale of Kazuma Kiryu a expelled yakuza from... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    Yakuza does a great job of capturing life in the dark side of Japan It's worth cutting your pinkie to play this

    Guys in suits and ties, running around, spilling blood, these are the Yakuza, Japan's answer to the Mafia. In Yakuza, Kazuma Kiryu, known around his neighborhood as the Dragon of Dojima. was a rising star in the Tojo Cla... Read Full Review

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