Ryu Ga Gotoku (RGG) Studio just concluded its first dedicated Western broadcast, the RGG Like a Dragon Direct which showcased their upcoming titles Like a Dragon Gaiden: The Man Who Erased His Name and Like a Dragon: Infinite Wealth. The VOD can be viewed here.
The below trailers were revealed:
LIKE A DRAGON GAIDEN | Opening Cinematic Theme Song “Katatoki” | Yojiro Noda x J.I.D
LIKE A DRAGON: INFINITE WEALTH | STORY TRAILER
LIKE A DRAGON: INFINITE WEALTH | GAMEPLAY REVEAL TRAILER
In addition to trailers, character introductions and developer comments, the RGG Like a Dragon Direct announced the below news:
Like a Dragon: Infinite Wealth
- The launch date for Like a Dragon: Infinite Wealth was announced: 26 January 2024 for PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One and PC.
- Preorders are now live for physical and all digital editions of Like a Dragon: Infinite Wealth including Standard, Deluxe and Ultimate.
- Preorders include the Hero’s Booster Pack, which will help players level up faster, along with a Special Job Set that includes the Linebacker and Tennis Ace jobs.
- Like a Dragon: Infinite Wealth delivers a one-of-a-kind RPG experience with combat boasting greater depth, quality of life refinements, and improved gameplay favoring speed and strategy. The playable party now has full freedom of movement while fighting, allowing you to strategically position yourself and your allies to take down foes more effectively.
- Experience all that Honolulu has to offer with a variety of activities across the city. Take scenic photos in Sicko Snap, help Ichiban make some cash in Crazy Delivery, inspired by the SEGA classic Crazy Taxi – and many more.
- Famed badass Danny Trejo is cast as the voice of Dwight, leader of the Barracudas, who supervises the largest counterfeit goods market in the world aided by his sharp sense of business and even sharper machete.
- Actor, director, producer, and activist Daniel Dae Kim is cast as the voice of Masataka Ebina, a ruthless captain of a yakuza syndicate.
Like a Dragon Gaiden: The Man Who Erased His Name
- Atlanta-based hip hop artist J.I.D and Japanese musician Yojiro Noda partner with SEGA to create “Katatoki,” the theme song for this game. J.I.D. is riding high off the release of 2022’s acclaimed The Forever Story, which saw the rising star collaborating with hip-hop giants including Lil Wayne, 21 Savage, Lil Durk and more. Yojiro is the lead singer of Radwimps who did the theme song from the anime blockbuster Your Name.
Like a Dragon Gaiden: The Man Who Erased His Name launches 9 November 2023 and Like a Dragon: Infinite Wealth launches 26 January 2024. Both will be available on PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One and PC.
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