Ryu Ga Gotoku Studio took many unexpectedly when it unveiled its subsequent installment within the Ryu Ga Gotoku/Like a Dragon collection on the Xbox Video games Showcase. Like a Dragon: Infinite Wealth is the official identify for the beforehand titled Like a Dragon 8, with the trailer displaying Ichiban Kasuga waking on a seaside in some new land.
Although we’ll doubtless see extra gameplay at at this time’s RGG Summit Summer time 2023, studio director Masayoshi Yokoyama confirmed that Ryu Ga Gotoku 8 remains to be the official identify in Japan. It didn’t go for a subtitle because it felt that one “merely isn’t sufficient.” “Which character and viewpoint on this advanced, intertwined storyline do you suppose you’ll most carefully relate to?”
That reply may change primarily based on “which of the previous titles you may have performed”, and followers could even present a “subtitle of your personal” on finishing the sport. Whereas Infinite Wealth is subtitled as such for followers within the West who started their journey with Kasuga in Yakuza: Like a Dragon, the idea of infinity is “deeply tied to the themes of the newest installment.”
The studio has had this subtitle in thoughts since final yr’s teaser, which featured the image for infinite round Kiryu and Ichiban. “What does Infinite Wealth imply? Is there actually such a factor? We’re all eagerly awaiting the day you’ll be capable of discover out for your self.”
Like a Dragon: Infinite Wealth is slated for early 2024 and is coming to Xbox Sequence X/S, PS4, PS5 and PC. It launches on day one for Recreation Move.
We’d prefer to share a message from Masayoshi Yokoyama, Director of Ryu Ga Gotoku Studio.
Thanks to your continued assist of the Like a Dragon franchise!
We sit up for you taking part in Like a Dragon: Infinite Wealth.#LikeaDragon #InfiniteWealth pic.twitter.com/82045mugg4
— RGG Studio (@RGGStudio) June 15, 2023