Yakuza 5 Interview with Series Creator Toshihiro Nagoshi Talks Up Themes, Scale, and More

Sega of America has released the first in a series of developer interviews for Yakuza 5.

Featured above, the new developer interview is with series general director Toshihiro Nagoshi, producer Masayoshi Yokoyama, and finally Sony Computer Entertainment director of Third Party Production Gio Corsi.

In the interview, all three developers talk up the game’s overall themes, it’s size, and even answer some questions from the fans.

Sega originally planned to launch Yakuza 5 some time this summer, however it’s now set for a release some time this fall.

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