Interest Yakuza Game Spinoff Kurohyō 2 Inspires Live-Action Show
posted on 2012-02-13 23:55 EST by Egan Loo
Game publisher Sega announced on Monday that Kurohyō 2: Ryū ga Gotoku Shinshō, a spinoff from its Yakuza (Ryū ga Gotoku) franchise, is inspiring a live-action television series that will premiere in April. Sega also presented a 49-second teaser video:
The first Kurohyō: Ryū ga Gotoku Shinshō game inspired an earlier live-action television series, and Takumi Saitou is reprising his lead role in the new television series along with kick boxer Masato. The cast also includes Rei Okamoto, Yūki Satō, Ryōhei Abe, Sōkō Wada, Noboru Takachi, and Ren Ōsugi.