Yakuza 5 announced

Toshihiro Nagoshi’s announcement of Yakuza 5 comes with news that Sega has set up a dedicated Yakuza Studio, the first product of which will be Binary Domain, the thirdperson shooter that is due next February. Sega has only just approved Yakuza 5, Nagoshi told Famitsu, and the team has found a way to continue the series despite the devastation wrought on Kamurocho by the zombie infestation depicted in Yakuza Of The End. Also announced was Yakuza Black Panther 2 for PSP, which will feature four extra characters in addition to Tatsuya, the original’s protagonist, as well as a return to the fictional Osaka district of Sotenbori, which featured in Yakuza 2.