After previously confirming a PS5 version, Sega and Ryu Ga Gotoku Studio’s newest Yakuza game had digital pre-orders go live on all platforms for India with the official release date revealed soon after. This date was brought forward by a few days thanks to the Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S release date being confirmed for November 10. This included all three digital editions of the game with various sets of DLC. A full guide on the DLC for Yakuza: Like a Dragon is here. Today, Sega finally announced the release date for Yakuza: Like a Dragon on PS5. Watch Yakuza: Like a Dragon PS5 gameplay via Gematsu below:
Yakuza: Like a Dragon PS5 physical release
Sega confirmed that Yakuza: Like a Dragon on PS5 is getting a standalone release when it launches for $59.99 (or equivalent in other regions). I’ve emailed Sega to ask if this includes a physical release.
Yakuza: Like a Dragon PS5 upgrade from PS4
Sega says that if you buy Yakuza: Like a Dragon digitally on PS4, you will get the PS5 version download at no additional cost when it launches. This includes the physical version as well.
Yakuza: Like a Dragon PS4 save transfer to PS5
Sega has confirmed that your Yakuza: Like a Dragon PS4 save will not transfer to the PS5 version.
Yakuza: Like a Dragon releases on November 10 for PS4, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S, and PC via Steam and Windows 10. It releases on March 2, 2021 for PS5 worldwide.
Updated on Setember 29 at 12:37am: Added information about save transfer and physical PS4 disc upgrade.