Yakuza 5 Remastered

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Yakuza 5 Remastered
Yakuza 5 Remastered cover
Ryu Ga Gotoku Studio
Windows QLOC
Release dates
Windows January 28, 2021
OpenCritic 82
Monetization Sponsored
Modes Singleplayer
Pacing Real-time
Perspectives Third-person
Controls Direct control
Genres Action, Brawler, Mini-games, Open world
Art styles Realistic
Themes Contemporary, Japan
Series Yakuza
Yakuza 5 Remastered on HowLongToBeat
Yakuza 5 Remastered on IGDB
Yakuza 5 Remastered guide on StrategyWiki
Yakuza 5 Remastered on Wikipedia
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Yakuza 5 Remastered is a singleplayer third-person action, brawler, mini-games and open world game in the Yakuza series.

Key points

The PC version is missing the Pachinko mini-game found in the console versions.[1]

General information

Steam Community Discussions


Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\Sega\Yakuza5\
Microsoft Store
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/1105510/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Microsoft Store %LOCALAPPDATA%\Packages\SEGAofAmericaInc.Yakuza5PC_s751p9cej88mt\SystemAppData\wgs\
Steam <Steam-folder>\userdata\<user-id>\1105510\remote\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/1105510/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud
Xbox Cloud


Graphics settings
Graphics settings
Advanced graphics settings
Advanced graphics settings

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Cutscenes are pillarboxed. Use the related PCGW community tool as a workaround.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Up to 16x.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
FXAA, CMAA, SSAA via Render Scale setting.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
120+ FPS
Capped at 60 FPS. Some scenes are pre-rendered at 30 FPS. Some scenes, like Taxi Driver flyby scenes for example, are interpolated at 30 FPS.
High dynamic range display (HDR)


Use Yakuza 5 3D Vision fix to toggle some post-processing[2]
F4: depth of field toggle for cutscenes. Not disabled by default.
F5: vignette toggle. Not disabled by default. The reason for not disabling it by default is that it's used for some lighting in cutscenes.
F6: Virtua Fighter 2 scanlines toggle. Disabled by default.
1: arcade X aspect ratio presets (4:3 and 16:9). Full 16:9 screen by default. If you configure the screen size ingame to not leave borders up and down.
2 (not the numpad): six bloom presets, (x0, x0.2, x0.4, x0.6, x0.8, x1). x1 by default.


Gameplay settings
Gameplay settings


Audio settings
Audio settings

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Music, Special Effects and Cinematics
Surround sound
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost


Language UI Audio Sub Notes
The English Karaoke Lyrics option is available. If turned off, Japanese Kanji and Romaji lyrics are displayed. If turned on, English lyrics will be displayed.
Traditional Chinese
Traditional Chinese lyrics are displayed in Karaoke.
Japanese lyrics are displayed in Karaoke. Two selectable font types are available.
Korean lyrics are displayed in Karaoke.


Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
2 Versus
Bowling, Darts, Pool, Taiko no Tatsujin, Virtua Fighter 2
LAN play
Online play

Other information[edit]


Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes

Yakuza 5 Restoration Patch[edit]

Restores licensed music that was cut from the western version of Yakuza 5, as well as higher quality videos from the PS4 version and uncensors Taiga Saejima's Imperial Japan soldier uniform costume.
Use restoration patch[3]
  1. Download Yakuza 5 Licensed Music, Video and Uncensor Restoration Patch.
  2. Unpack the files to <path-to-game> and overwrite when prompted.

Enabling High Resolution Characters Textures[edit]

A simple mod that replaces textures for characters during gameplay with textures from cutscenes.

Official High Resolution SEGA-QLOC Text Font from Y3 and Y4 PC in Yakuza 5[edit]

Replaces the font in the game with the same official higher resolution text font found in Yakuza 3 and 4 for PC.

System requirements[edit]

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i3-2100
AMD FX-4350
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 32.5 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTS 450
AMD Radeon HD 5770
1 GB of VRAM
DirectX 11 compatible
A 64-bit system is required.
CPU AVX support is required.
Runs on Windows 7 and 8.1 despite minimum Operating System requirements


  1. 1.0 1.1 File/folder structure within this directory reflects the path(s) listed for Windows and/or Steam game data (use Wine regedit to access Windows registry paths). Games with Steam Cloud support may store data in ~/.steam/steam/userdata/<user-id>/1105510/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (1105510) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.