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|So... Yakuza 3|
Mother****ing SEGA USA has decided that, for the English localization of Yakuza 3, they’re going to cut content from the Japanese release. This content includes:
– The Hostess Club minigame (was in English release of Yakuza 2)
– Answer x Answer (a Japanese history trivia game)
– Mahjong minigame (was in English release of Yakuza 2)
– Shogi minigame
– Love in Heart Mbumage Parlour
I, for one, have loved the previous Yakuza games because it is based in Japanese society and does offer Japanese culture and cultural references that I can’t get without a few spare weeks and a plane ticket. SEGAs choice to remove this content from the game and still expect to charge full retail price (US$60) is utterly unnacceptable.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-oGVFt8kG08 <— Youtube video outlining the changes, and details on how to contact SEGA USA to show them your displeasure.
http://blogs.sega.com/usa/2010/02/24/whats-up-with-yakuza-3/ <— SEGA USA blogpost outlining the cuts, with a hell of a lot of angry fan comments saying they won’t buy the game now.
http://forums.sega.com/forumdisplay.php?s=d402f61d085d3f85349c5ec3166164d2&f=114 <— SEGA USAs Yakuza forum, with much rage.Rad-X edited this message on 02/24/2010 5:44PM
|Posted On: 02/24/2010 5:43PM||View Rad-X's Profile | #|