They did. I understand it's all about the story, I am actually very entertained by it, but I'm talking more on combat terms. Anyway the yakuza game I duno, saw the trailers for some games to see how it is and the story seems better. OZ_Archangel 3 years ago #1. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Yakuza 0 is a game that should be picked up and shared with friends, so that they can pass along how truly amazing it is because there is always something to do. Press J to jump to the feed. Why'd you have to remind me :( The club is still there in the series - its Club Adam, just north of the batting cages. Yakuza 0 was the first Yakuza game I have played and just finished it last week. M: Except for Kiryu's shirt, good. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Personally I have nothing against it, it just isn't for me.Glad you like it! To people on the fence, a good barometer of how much you would like Yakuza is “How much do you like pro wrestling?”. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, More posts from the patientgamers community. Yakuza 0; Outrun is a horrible game. Well, it's reddit, what can you do :).Oh yes, the comparison to pro wrestling is spot on, thank you! I'm really hoping it gets weirder than bar sports, bowling and kareoke. Japan in the '80s was a wonderful time for business owners. Genres:Action, Adventure. The combat is fun and good at first, but I feel like I just can't make any bonus moves anymore, they're all just locked behind timing I can't get right and lose the opportunity for quickly. Downloaded it on XBox as well and I think it actually looks slightly better. I'm not really into that kind of game but I was pleasently surprised by the overall quality of Yakuza 0. Guess you just skip! Yakuza 0 Review | Game Review. The yen was exploding in … Literally everything about this game is bad. I can't stress enough how important this is. And try to use as many different weapons and objects as you can. It's boring to me. Why'd you have to remind me :( The club is still there in the series - its Club Adam, just north of the batting cages. I was basically sold on the side quests since they had me dying laughing which is rare for a video game. Well, if you can't enjoy the combat because you aren't good enough to get timing down, then there's pretty much nothing you can do to salvage it. Its the MOST fun i've had with a game in 23 years, i picked up Yakuza 0 completely blind and found myself completely sucked into the game, since then i've put over 180 hours in it, and have played Yakuza Kiwami and Yakuza Kiwami 2 after for over 80 hours each, the combination of the refreshing, manly hand to hand combat (as opposed to the generic third person shooters with guns) … In Yakuza 2. User Info: Pffrbt. Every NPC shares the same set of lazy animations that make it feel like everyone is the same person. All of the Yakuza games start off mundane but ramp up in hype the further you go. And now I wish every game would always memorable side missions. This guide is a collection of known info on how to modify certain aspects of the game and how to unpack its files, among other things. If the Yakuza 6 demo was good and I enjoyed it I'll buy Yakuza 0 and Kiwami. I actually really like Yakuza 0. When you come to think about it, all of what transpired in my 14 hours of gameplay could be summarized in maybe 2 hours of a normal game without losing any meaningful content. On this week's episode of The Completionist I tackle my Yakuza 0 review! I was not coming expecting GTA Japan, not at all.But I also wasn't expecting an overly long story with pointless distractions and focus on irrelevant details. yakuza 0 is by far the best yakuza game and one of my favourite games ever. It has a great little side story in Yakuza 2, but I guess it wasn't popular so it was never used again? Jake takes a look. You have to like dumb writing and have a kinda unsophisticated sense of humor to enjoy it, or else it comes off as just idiotic like you said. Yakuza 0 is one of the best game to be played! the combat is so/so, but the characters/story are interesting nier: automata is a boring game. A lot of you will be playing Yakuza 0 over the next few weeks, and for many it will be your first time with the series. Will have to watch some thorough reviews before dropping any cash on this critter. The one perplexing item for me though was the end game character development of Goro Majima. And if some heat actions are becoming stale then try not using them much, remember that rush style encourages you not to use it. In Yakuza 2. Already own Yakuza 0 on PS4, finished it and really enjoyed it. I was not expecting spending maybe half of my time playing and the rest watching a soap opera which may have a decent idea behind, but gets it lost in a sea of completely pointless and overdramatized scenes. The game was just so boring imo. But that doesn't mean Yakuza 0's gameplay had more depth and that by only using one style Yakuza 6's gameplay had less depth. Spoiler alert! Yakuza 0 is one of the best game to be played! Yakuza 0; What fight style should I focus on leveling up? New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, More posts from the yakuzagames community. But if you like it, I am only happy for you, as I was hoping to enjoy it too. You cant come to gamefaqs and say Yakuza is boring. Is this huge crime world worth diving into? Pffrbt 3 years ago #1. I'm sure there are elements there that I missed or misunderstood, but as far as my personal preferences go - this was not fun...So yeah, definitely go and watch more stuff - maybe you'll find it's actually fun for you. Yakuza 0 was the first Yakuza game I have played and just finished it last week. The fighting is also repetitive, spamming moves until I get a heat move and kill the enemy, and the boss fights seem like the same thing everytime, with a small spin on it. OZ_Archangel 3 years ago #1. Yakuza 0 feels boring to me. Here are ten games with similar traits, from shady protagonists and huge, intricate worlds to martial arts and complicated plots, but stand on their own merits. Wow if you playing the gaming you understand what being man, what true brotherhood, betrayal at your eyes by your boss, so many deep stuff in the game! The boring black suit with the white blazer. Hey, I finished this yesterday! I just finished chapter 6 and am completely blown away. People always compare Yakuza to Shenmue, and they share some similarities, but to me there was always one big difference: Shenmue is somewhat of a JRPG masquerading as a brawler, while Yakuza is a brawler masquerading as a JRPG. Ai Uehara (上原 亜衣, Uehara Ai) is a character in Yakuza 0. RIP Satoru Iwata, 8853-2612. Guess you just skip! I can kinda find humour in Japanese Roy Orbison and the dopey, hammy acting but the miniganes feel pretty basic. Yakuza 0 is among the most successful of these games both critically and commercially. Which is OK! being in chapter 2 you barely scratched the surface of what the game has to offer, the story hasnt even really started yet. So I made a decision. And his tattoo. Even the biggest open-world game can run out of content, but fans of Yakuza 0, don’t despair! Cookies help us deliver our Services. [Given that Yakuza 0 is out for PC today, we're bumping the review up.]. I've been reading about the Yakuza series forever and having no consoles at hand I never could play it myself. Yakuza 0 Review :- It must be hard going on the in the streets of Kamurocho district in Tokyo and Osaka, Japan, if Yakuza 0 correctly depicts these cities in the game.Literally, anything can happen, you may get thrashed down by the local thugs, or some stranger may come up to you to ask for solutions related to any of his life problems. If it weren't for those, I probably wouldn't bother with this series. Some spoilers kind of.with footage by https://www.youtube.com/Santosx07 Pure filler content. I was bored a few weeks ago and saw that I could get it for 20 on my PS4 and thought why not. I have 3 of the fight styles unlocked waiting for the 4th. Now I see that the game itself is so horribly boring that when it tried to force me for the second time into some kind of annoying management mechanics I just turned it off.It's too late to refund this and I sorely regret having bought both it and Yakuza 4 on PS3 (which I haven't played yet and now surely won't).So, unless you have extreme patience for overly long cutscenes, loads of pointless and hardly amusing characters, and tedious, repetitive gameplay, steer clear guys. It would also help if you could get anywhere without being constantly harassed by an incessant flow of ridiculous enemies.I recently took a week-long break and couldn't force myself to continue (I am in chapter 7), and when I finally did I found out I am simply not enjoying myself at all - earlier I literally fell asleep while playing this a couple of times, but I was ready to pin that on being tired. This is the unofficial subreddit for Sega's long-running game series, Yakuza, known in Japan as Ryū ga Gotoku. Looks like you're using new Reddit on an old browser. Yakuza 0; What fight style should I focus on leveling up? 10. spending maybe half of my time playing and the rest watching a soap opera which may have a decent idea behind, but gets it lost in a sea of completely pointless and overdramatized scenes. I've been wanting to get into the Yakuza series for a while after hearing the praise. When I was a kid when Shenmue came out I really enjoyed it and think if I could be that kid again I could enjoy Yakuza 0, but as it stands I find it ok but it does not grab or thrill me much at all. In the past I'd usually want to breeze through a game's story or zoom through side missions without really caring much for them. It's the kind of thing fans of over the top Anime like JoJo normally enjoy. Being a gamer that is primarily playing games for stories I absolutely loved it. While I would agree, I find the writing/humor/wackiness FAR more entertaining in Yakuza and generally I hate JRPGs. So then, does 2 resemble 0's structure more closely than 1 does? also yakuza kiwami 1 and 2 are a lot better than … Yakuza 0 is among the most successful of these games both critically and commercially. Yakuza 0 is a prequel game in the action-adventure series set in the cities of Japan. I have this in my backlog after buying it once I watched the giant beast crew do a playthrough which made it look hilarious. Franchises:Yakuza. And then they removed it from Kiwami 2. The combat becomes repetitive when you can't use anything else but the basic attacks, Smh its all in the story? But there's something to what you say there. Thank you SEGA! I think it’s really important to know before getting into Yakuza is that it’s basically pure spectacle. I love the franchise but I find a huge problem that I will never ignore. After chapter 4 i swearrr it gets lit. Even the biggest open-world game can run out of content, but fans of Yakuza 0, don’t despair! Yakuza 0 is my first in the series. Whether it's price, waiting for bugs/issues to be patched, DLC to be released, don't meet the system requirements, or just haven't had the time to keep up with the latest releases. I see you have never, ever seen a Japanese movie. All the recent reviews suggest that it gets bananas but no evidence of it yet. But unfortunately, I was disappointed. the story is the main draw, and I don't think its all that good either, just watch a youtube summary or something. We mod all Yakuza games, not just Yakuza 0. If you haven’t already played it, you might like Sleeping Dogs. The main problem of Yakuza 0 is a classic one of all Japanese games: outstanding parts are intermittent with boring and mediocre ones. Wow if you playing the gaming you understand what being man, what true brotherhood, betrayal at your eyes by your boss, so many deep stuff in the game! All the reviews were glowing, comparing it to GTA (in the theme only, not mechanics) with a Japanese twist and with extremely good stories. Yakuza 0 Helped me find the love for side quests in games. But then again, as a comparison, I love the pacing of japanese movies and absolutely loathe the average Hollywood movie where they cram too much stuff into not enough time. It boring to you who didn't follow the story telling! Yakuza 0 (PS4) is a prequel to the much-loved Japanese game series. I cant say I am a fan of the beast style too slow and while you can take the hits its annoying taking the abuse to destroy opponents. Of all the arcade games in this game, why is this the one they make you play against the electronic king? The game is not very challenging, you can get past a lot of stuff by just making a basic combo, you have to go out of your way to try out different stuff and maintain the gameplay fresh. Hopefully I find the game fun but I respect the honest take. Yakuza 0 takes the series back to its roots, and oh boy what a wise decision that was. Games like Red Dead Redemption II had me bawling by the end, but Yakuza 0 just about brings me to tears over and over again...and I'm only just reaching chapter 7! The combat is fun and good at first, but I feel like I just can't make any bonus moves anymore, they're all just locked behind timing I can't get right and lose the opportunity for quickly. Get tickets to The Completionist Legacy for a show near you! yazkuza 0 for sure, its a special game, with funny moments. Great review, sometimes it's tough to go against the grain! I would not call that a review, more of a venting - sometimes a game will frustrate you to the point that you need to share. I'm just tired of seeing people have the same animations for laughter, anger, sadness, excitement, etc. So after years of waiting I was more than happy to finally buy Yakuza 0 on Steam and finally experience the goodness for myself. For me, Yakuza is a JRPG, you have the same structure, "dungeons", overly long linear story and Japanese wackiness. The site may not work properly if you don't, If you do not update your browser, we suggest you visit, Press J to jump to the feed. The starter heat actions that you get can be pretty boring, but the future ones can be pretty satisfying, specially those that are harder to pull off. They did. The combat system sucks too. I cant say I am a fan of the beast style too slow and while you can take the hits its annoying taking the abuse to destroy opponents. also yakuza kiwami 1 and 2 are a lot better than the originals in … It boring to you who didn't follow the story telling! And then they removed it from Kiwami 2. I’m only a few hours in but Yakuza 0 definitely seems directed at anime fans with limited expectations in terms of gameplay. Yakuza is more in line with something like Shenmue as opposed to a legitimate open world game actually. The main story is more like a really good action movie to me. So after years of waiting I was more than happy to finally buy Yakuza 0 on Steam and finally experience the goodness for myself.And boy, was I massively disappointed.I came to the game knowing more or less what it was, don't get me wrong - the reviews promised a small open world, quirky quests and sidequests, but serious and engaging overall plot. I think one of the main appeal for us westerners at least is that it's sooo japanese, and that includes all those long over dramatized scenes and wacky stuff to do. IMO as it really has things going for it, that make it more like a movie, rather than a game (which changed with RGG/Yakuza 2, really). Just when something feels like it is getting boring, the game seems to find a way to throw a new twist in it to make it new again. “Yakuza 0 is one of the most eccentric, idiosyncratic and downright charming games around… There's simply nothing else quite like it, and it's well worth your time.” 90/100 – PC Gamer “Yakuza 0 is a fantastic title for those who enjoy a game with droves of story, brawling, and a little bit of strange humour. Heading into … That's what a woman yakuza cop dresses like. Shame you’re being downvoted for having an opinion lol. When walking through the streets of Kamurocho and Sotenbori with Kazuma Kiryu and Goro Majima is Yakuza 0 finds you with a series of characters that hold you in an endless number of mini-games. Heading into … While it may seem daunting at first, we’re here to help. being in chapter 2 you barely scratched the surface of what the game has to offer, the story hasnt even really started yet. Yakuza 0 is a game where one minute you’re beating up gangsters with a steel pipe, and the next you’re belting out Japanese power ballads in a swank karaoke club. User Info: OZ_Archangel. A gaming sub free from the hype and oversaturation of current releases, catering to gamers who wait at least 6 months after release to play a game. Come with me and you'll be in a world of dumb Japanese shit.Found out Yakuza 0 comes to PC soon, 3 days after uploading this video. Yakuza 0 - Substory and Friendship Guide A gameplay guide by Undead_Wolf_N7 • Published 11th June 2017 • Updated 1st January 2019 This is an in-depth guide to all 100 substories and the friendships found in Yakuza 0. I get that the simpler they are, the more the devs are able to produce, but you know what, if they are all gonna be forgettable, then I don't care that I get over a hundred, give me 15 memorable people I can help around the city and I'm satisfied. yakuza 0 is by far the best yakuza game and one of my favourite games ever. For reference most games end with two burly men dramatically ripping off their shirts and going head to head covered in some sparkling flame that only the player can see. I have 3 of the fight styles unlocked waiting for the 4th. All the while shouting over who has the better way to live their life. I'm half way through and I want to know what happens next. Welcome to every Japanese game, TV show, movie or book. I can agree on the somewhat repetitive gameplay, but I freaking love the long cutscenes and conversations. 10. TL;DR I don't like Yakuza 0. The one perplexing item for me though was the end game character development of Goro Majima. Specially since we're reading what they're saying, so you just can't help but think that it was just one guy who wrote all the dumb dialogue if the characters are acting the same way. Check out the full review: http://www.thejimquisition.com/yakuza-0-review/ And boy, was I massively disappointed. Spoiler alert! I was not expecting fetch quest after fetch quest with more and more idiotic explanation behind it. Yakuza 0 takes the series back to its roots, and oh boy what a wise decision that was. User Info: OZ_Archangel. Being a gamer that is primarily playing games for stories I absolutely loved it. It has a great little side story in Yakuza 2, but I guess it wasn't popular so it was never used again? User Info: Star_Mario. So i just beat Yakuza Kiwami right after Yakuza 0(one of the best game i have ever played) and im completely shocked how indescribable bad this game was. It's not exactly a 100% complete tutorial, but it will hopefully help get you started on figuring out how to mod the game. I'm a huge fan of 0, but didn't really enjoy Kiwami, for the simple fact that the storytelling was so … Maybe I'm asking for too big of a change in the formula, and I get that the way it is now has it's charm and fans. I'm just about at chapter 2 and getting some similar worries. Here are ten games with similar traits, from shady protagonists and huge, intricate worlds to martial arts and complicated plots, but stand on their own merits. Alternate strategy: Use the heaviest ball from the farthest left position, immediately double-tap the "confirm" button (X on xbox gamepad, E on keyboard), and then add either 2 or 3 levels of left spin to the ball (if it looks like you're aiming at the Pin 3 just next to Pin 1, use 2 levels of spin: in all other circumstances, use 3 levels of spin). Yakuza 0 is full of mini-games, and none of them can be as difficult as the Pocket Circuit Racing, a mini-game that has you building and kitting out RC cars to compete against others in a race. Not sure if its great but it seems serviceable and 0 looks like the story isnt so bad with that gamespot review roundup. I'm so impressed by this series. By far my favorite in the series, I recommend if the combat is dragging you down a bit go play some minigames and more lighthearted fun till you feel refreshed. Yakuza 0 is your chance to hop in the shoes of a Yakuza criminal who, frankly, doesn’t care much for people that pick fights with him. How would I have more fun in the game? By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. It’s more semi-open with linearity thrown in. It's so boring and takes so long to get 5 million points. She was the number one hostess at Club Mars before joining Club Sunshine. And that is why it is HDGamers we bring you the best guide to catfight in yakuza 0… It really adds to the atmosphere and I feel that I get to know and connect with the characters. I'll need to reevaluate my stance on jRPGs as I always thought I liked them despite not playing all that many. Thank you SEGA! Yeah, that's one way to look at it, I guess. “Yakuza 0 is one of the most eccentric, idiosyncratic and downright charming games around… There's simply nothing else quite like it, and it's well worth your time.” 90/100 – PC Gamer “Yakuza 0 is a fantastic title for those who enjoy a game with droves of story, brawling, and a little bit of strange humour. If you're gonna present me with pointless, humoristic substories, for the love of god make more animations, get voice actors and be creative. The brawler style becomes the most fun when you learn more advanced combos. 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