Yakuza 6 is going to be the final chapter in the story of Kazuma Kriyu, and the fans are extremely excited to see the how the story ends. However, to keep the hype train going Sega is revealing new details about the game, and this time it has revealed new Yakuza 6 characters.
The details about the new yakuza 6 characters comes from the latest issue of Famitsu. Sega has revealed nine new characters that players will encounter in the game. No gameplay footage or screenshots were released for the new characters, but Sega has promised that they will be shown off on Sega’s Sega-Nama live stream which will take place on August 23.
Before we start, please note that names were written in “Kanji”, the names might not be accurate.
A member of the Hirose family. Appears stern, but goes at his own pace.
A young man belonging to the Hirose family. Easygoing, yet savvy.
Has a strong relationship with Nagumo Tsuyoshi of the Hirose family. Shows affection for Kiyomi, but she is not interested.
Leader of the Tojo Clan’s Sugai group. Cunning man who may have had some involvement with the the Asia District fire.
Based in Hiroshima, owner of a global-scale shipbuilding company. He is old, but dignified.
Himei Association henchmen leader. Fighter thirsty for fights to the death.
Boss of the Himei Association’s Masuzoe Group. Has a strict appearance and wild behavior. Feared by his subordinates.
Leader of the Chinese mafia. Taking advantage of the big fire, he started a full-blown invasion of Kamurochou.
Jingweon clan leader (Korean mafia). Was driven into a state of despair by Kiyru in the past.
In related news, Sega has also detailed the events of Yakuza 6, prologue, the events that will kick off the story.
Yakuza 6 will release later this year, exclusively for PlayStation 4.