Sega's just released a trailer and some character renders so you can get to know the protagonists of Yakuza: Dead Souls, a game whose content you can probably guess at from the title. As long as your guess involves “the guys from the Yakuza games” and “zombies,” you'd be bang on the money. You've seen how plants, cowboys, Black Opses, and Mark Zuckerberg do against the living dead – why not give the Poison Fists of the Pacific Rim a go?
Yakuza: Dead Souls is scheduled for PS3-exclusive North American release in March of next year – three months ahead of the Japanese street date. The acclaimed series has never sold as well in the West as it does at home; here's hoping all that zombie-slashing and robot-shooting builds the brand some. Here's some imagery of the games' heroes, who by now you know so well they're like old friends...