Yakuza: Dead Souls is not a good shooter, nor is it what people expect from a Yakuza game, yet taken on its own merits it's an extraordinarily quirky, delightful experiment with lots of humor and a distinctly Japanese flavor. Stiff controls and lengthy load times hold it back from being as good as it could have been, but it proves that there's still some life left in massacring the undead.
The game formerly known as Yakuza: Of the End, will now be known as this complicated, unpronounceable symbol. I'm joking. The zombie-slaying...
Sega has given its quirky, brutal crime series the zombie treatment, but as we found out during our first look preview, it's still very much a Yakuza game...only now you'll be wielding high-powered weaponry to lay waste to undead hordes.