New Like a Dragon: Ishin! Trailer Briefly Showcases Brawler Capabilities

New Like a Dragon: Ishin! Trailer Briefly Showcases Brawler Capabilities

Publisher Sega and developer RGG Studio have shared a new brief combat overview trailer for their upcoming action-adventure Like a Dragon: Ishin!, highlighting the Brawler gameplay style. Various cinematic executions are emphasized throughout the video, with close-ranged power being an evident factor.

You can view this gameplay trailer below:

Like a Dragon: Ishin! is the missing chapter of the series and is finally coming west. Set in 1860’s Kyo, a solemn samurai’s fight for justice stands to change the course of Japan’s history forever. Draw your blade and join the revolution in this heated historical adventure.

Gameplay includes over-the-top action with access to a handful of weaponry and combat styles, including Swordsman, Gunman, Wild Dancer, and Brawler. An optional in-game glossary supplements context to the historical basis of the people, places, and events featured within Like a Dragon: Ishin! Further, this entry aims to expand upon its 2014 Japan-exclusive predecessor with localization support, all-new content, exquisitely remastered graphics, and enhanced capabilities for modern platforms in Unreal Engine 4.

Like a Dragon: Ishin! is launching for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and PC via Steam on February 21, 2023.

In case you’re confused by the series’ new naming scheme, Sega has clarified that the “Yakuza” series will be called “Like a Dragon” for the foreseeable future.

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