Judgement Actor Pierre Taki’s Character Replaced, Still Set For Western Release In June

Judgement Western Release Date Holds

Last week, we discovered that the actor who initially played Kyohei Hamura in the upcoming Yakuza spin-off, Pierre Taki, was arrested for drug charges. Following those charges and Japan’s strict no drug policy, Sega has confirmed that Taki’s voice and character model will be replaced in Judgement. After halting the sales of Judgement in Japan […]

Judgement Sales Halted Following Voice Actor Pierre Taki’s Arrest

Judgement Japanese Sales Halted

Sega’s upcoming spin-off title to the Yakuza series, Judgement, has just seen a minor set back in sales and product shipment due to legal reasons associated with the voice actor Pierre Taki. Taki has reportedly violated Japan’s substance abuse law by using cocaine and has since been arrested by Japanese law enforcement. With the role […]

Judgment Coming to PS4 in Summer 2019


Judgment Coming to PS4 in Summer 2019 Sega has announced that Judgement (previously known as Project Judge) will be releasing on the west next year. Set in the Yakuza universe Judgment takes place in modern day Tokyo, following a serial murder case. Players will take the role of detective Takayuki Yagami, a man of conviction […]