Yakuza 5 Player Count and Stats (2023)

Last Updated on: August 6th, 2023

Yakuza 5 Stats

Yakuza 5 player counts Stats and FactsHere are a few of the most interesting Yakuza 5 facts and stats I was able to dig up. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

Total number of Yakuza 5 games sold in Japan in 2019:

44,593 copies

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Game Description

“Yakuza 5,” also known as “Ryu ga Gotoku 5: Yume Kanaeshi Mono” in Japan, is an action-adventure game developed and published by SEGA for the PlayStation 3. It was released in Japan on December 6, 2012, and later made available internationally on December 8, 2015, as part of the “Yakuza Remastered Collection” for PlayStation 4.

In “Yakuza 5,” players embark on a thrilling journey through the criminal underworld of Japan, following the interconnected stories of five different protagonists:

1. Kazuma Kiryu: The series’ main protagonist and a former yakuza member, now trying to lead a peaceful life as a taxi driver in Fukuoka.

2. Taiga Saejima: A former yakuza member on the run, navigating the snow-covered streets of Nagoya.

3. Haruka Sawamura: Kiryu’s adopted daughter, who aims to become an idol singer and face the challenges of show business in Tokyo.

4. Shun Akiyama: A charismatic loan shark operating in Osaka and helping those in need.

5. Tatsuo Shinada: A former baseball player, seeking redemption in the gritty underworld of Sapporo.

The game features an open-world environment that allows players to explore various Japanese cities, including Fukuoka, Nagoya, Tokyo, Osaka, and Sapporo. Each city offers its unique side activities, minigames, and substories, providing a rich and diverse gameplay experience.

Combat in “Yakuza 5” blends brawling and street-fighting mechanics, allowing players to execute powerful combos and special moves. As characters progress, they can unlock new abilities and fighting styles, further enhancing their combat prowess.

Beyond the main story, “Yakuza 5” offers a plethora of side quests, arcade games, and activities to engage in, ranging from karaoke and darts to managing a hostess club. These side activities add depth and charm to the game, immersing players in the vibrant and bustling Japanese urban landscapes.

With its gripping narrative, complex characters, and deep gameplay mechanics, “Yakuza 5” has been well-received by fans and critics alike. The game’s unique blend of intense crime drama, character-driven storytelling, and a rich open-world environment has made it a standout title in the “Yakuza” series and a beloved entry among fans of action-adventure games.

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