Yakuza 7 Announced and will be a Turn-Based RPG

Sega has officially announced Yakuza 7: Whereabouts of Light and Darkness and has revealed that it will be leaving behind the series’ beat-’em-up action for a tune-based battle system. Yakuza 7 will focus on protagonist Ichiban Kasuga, who is a yakuza who spent 18 years in prison for the crimes of his boss. After getting out Ichiban finds himself in Yokohama which is the location of Yakuza 7.

Yakuza 7 will be releasing for the PS4 in Japan on January 16, 2020. While no release date has been given to Yakuza 7 for a Western release, it has been confirmed to be coming to the states later in 2020. You can watch the Japanese reveal trailer below.