Cabaret Mini-Game Returning in Like a Dragon Gaiden: The Man Who Erased His Name

Developer RGG Studio has announced that the upcoming Like a Dragon Gaiden: The Man Who Erased His Name will include the beloved cabaret minigame.

This real-time strategy activity, known from Yakuza 0 and Yakuza Kiwami 2, has players manage hostesses attending to visiting customers. Details on this mini-game’s implementation in The Man Who Erased His Name have not been provided, but we’ll update this article if more information arises. However, the Japanese branch of the studio is hosting auditions for actresses to appear in the mini-game.

This action title will focus on the series’ former protagonist, Kazuma Kiryu, between Yakuza 6: The Song of Life leading up to Like a Dragon 8.

View our announcement coverage of the game and Famitsu news pertaining to the title’s expected length.

RGG Studio’s tweet announcing this cabaret news is viewable below:

Developer RGG Studio and publisher Sega have announced Like a Dragon Gaiden: The Man Who Erased His Name for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and PC via Windows and Steam, with a 2023 launch.

View our latest coverage of Like a Dragon: Ishin!

Like a Dragon: Ishin! is releasing for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and PC via Windows and Steam on February 22, 2023. This title was formerly Japan-only. Further, this will be a fully-fledged remake in Unreal Engine 4 with new content.

The franchise’s next mainline entry, Like a Dragon 8, was recently announced.


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