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SEGA has produced two of the finest adventure series of all time – but it's only right, now, that we recognise Yakuza has surpassed the iconic Shenmue.
SEGA's adventure features familiar faces and new friends, and enough familiarity for it to feel like home for series fans.
VICE Japan follows Kyoji Sasaki on his mission to revolutionize an industry dominated by corrupt middlemen.
VICE Japan followed some of the country's most infamous bikers to hear about their violent pasts and dying subculture.
For his latest series 'Born Too Late', Sydney photographer Jesse Lizotte spent time with the infamous Japanese gangsters.
The cult Japanese director talks about his prolific output, his scuttled Tom Hardy project, and that time his mom took a bunch of her friends to see Ichi the Killer.
VICE Japan talked to Masaya Kudo, a Japanese right-wing activist, about his philosophies and concerns about the movement's ties to organised crime.
This weekend, a nine-month-old boy was accused of attempted murder (and quickly bailed, because he's nine months old).
We talk to two companies that rely on the Yakuza's true stories.
Talking to Japanese right-wing activists about the movement and their ties to the Yakuza.