First Yakuza 3 images surface

The latest issue of Japan’s Famitsu magazine contains an extensive preview on SEGA’s upcoming Yakuza 3, showcasing the very first images of the game in action.

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Due for release exclusively on PlayStation 3 next year, Yakuza 3 continues the journey of Kiryu Kazuma, the protagonist of the original PlayStation 2 outing and its sequel, Yakuza 2.

According to early reports, the game will utilize the fictional setting of Kamuro-cho from the first to games, as well as the southern Japanese prefecture of Okinawa.