Yakuza 5 gets a release date of December 8 2015

Finally! The localized version of Yakuza 5 for the PlayStation 3 finally gets a release date and it’s way sooner than expected. Releasing on December 8th, 2015, Yakuza 5 will grace the PlayStation 3 in North America, thanks to Sega. In addition if you pre-order it now via the PlayStation Network store, you’ll get a 15% discount as well as an early start as the game is also pre-loading starting today!

Taking place across five different cities in Japan, Yakuza 5 follows five protagonists who have been involved with various Yakuza syndicates in the past. Through a series of events, the protagonists are forcibly dragged back into the seedy underworld of Japan and will need to rely on their fighting, driving, shooting, and dancing skills to survive.