Yakuza 3

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Key events

31st August 2011

Yakuza 5 announced

9th March 2010

Yakuza 3

26th May 2009

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Yakuza 5 announced

Sega creates Yakuza Studio.

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Yakuza series ships 5 million globally

Yakuza Of the End does 400k in 2 weeks.

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SEGA apologises for Yakuza 3 cuts

"I feel sorry for the fans" - producer.

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New Yakuza game confirmed

Yes, another one.

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Chop chop.

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Yakuza 3 time constraints forced cuts

Localisation team had run out of time.

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Yakuza 3 has been edited for West

Hostess bars "wouldn't make sense".

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Even more like a dragon.

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SEGA inks Yakuza 3 special edition plans

Transfer tattoos sadly not part of the deal.

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Yakuza 3 gets March date for Europe

Tattoo this one in your diary.

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Yakuza 3 dated for all the West

March 2010 for US, Europe, Australia.

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Yakuza 3 won't go west, says SEGA

US launch ruled out, "no plans" for Europe.

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Way of the dragon.

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PS3 outsells Wii during March in Japan

Yakuza 3, Resident Evil 5 to blame.

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Yakuza 3 demo on Japanese PSN

You can download it too if you're tricksy.