Yakuza Kiwami

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Yakuza Kiwami
Yakuza Kiwami cover
Developers
Ryu Ga Gotoku Studio
Windows Lab42[1]
Publishers
Sega
Release dates
Windows February 19, 2019
Taxonomy
Modes Singleplayer
Pacing Real-time
Perspectives Third-person
Controls Direct control
Genres Action, Brawler, Mini-games, Open world, RPG
Art styles Realistic
Themes Contemporary, Japan
Series Yakuza
Yakuza Kiwami guide on StrategyWiki
Yakuza Kiwami on MobyGames
Yakuza Kiwami on Wikipedia

Yakuza
Yakuza 0 2018
Ryu ga Gotoku Online 2018
Yakuza Kiwami 2019
Yakuza Kiwami 2 2019
Yakuza: Like a Dragon 2020

Key points

Remake of Yakuza.
Yakuza 0 save file can be imported.

General information

Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Game data[edit]

General settings
General settings

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\Sega\YakuzaKiwami\
Microsoft Store %APPDATA%\Local\Packages\SEGAofAmericaInc.YakuzaKiwamiPC_s751p9cej88mt\LocalCache\Local\Sega\YakuzaKiwami
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/834530/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <Steam-folder>\userdata\<user-id>\834530\remote\
Microsoft Store
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/834530/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud
Xbox Cloud

Video[edit]

Video settings
Video settings
Advanced video settings
Advanced video settings

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Use this mod to remove cutscenes letterbox on non-16:9 resolutions.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Exploration and Combat FOV can be adjusted separately in the graphics.ini config file.
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Labeled as Texture Filtering.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
FXAA, up to 8x SSAA.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Uncapped, but Pocket Circuit races cap at 60 FPS for physics stability.
Quick time events require double the inputs compared to 60 FPS.
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Post-processing[edit]

Toggles for black bars, depth of field, SSAO, and bloom presets.

Increased Level-of-Detail & draw distances[edit]

Distances can be increased beyond the settings menu maximum via the LodMod patches
Also includes optional patches to remove first-person blur, depth-of-field, & low-quality models.

Input[edit]

Audio[edit]

Audio settings
Audio settings

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Master, Background Audio
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Traditional Chinese
Microsoft Store version only.
Japanese
Korean
Microsoft Store version only.

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
2 Versus
Bowling, Darts, Pool
LAN play
Online play

VR support[edit]

3D modes Native Notes
Nvidia 3D Vision
See Helix Mod: Yakuza 0 - Kiwami.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

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

Gibbed's Yakuza 0 Tools[edit]

Tools for modding the PC version of Yakuza 0 and Kiwami.

Enable PlayStation Prompts on XInput Controllers[edit]

PlayStation Prompts For Non DS4 controllers[citation needed]
  1. Follow this Steam guide

Restore licensed music[edit]

Restores two cut licensed songs "Receive You [Reborn]" and "BLEED" by Koshi Inaba. Restorations pertain to the game's intro cutscene, another cutscene very early in the game, a boss fight near the end of the game and the game's ending credits scene.
Use music restoration patch[3]
  1. Download Yakuza Kiwami Licensed Music Restoration Patch.
  2. Unpack the files to the installation folder and overwrite when prompted.

Enabling High Resolution Characters Textures[edit]

How To Enable High Resolution Characters Textures[4]
  1. Follow this Steam guide

High-Resolution Font[edit]

How to replace the default low-resolution font with a high-quality version[5]
  1. Download 4K Font Mod (Original Font)
  2. Unpack the file to the installation folder and overwrite when prompted.

Mahjong Numbers Mod[edit]

This mod adds numbers to the top left corner of the numbered Mahjong tiles.
Download and install Yakuza 0 Mahjong Numbers Mod
  1. Download Yakuza 0 Mahjong Numbers Mod (should work with Kiwami too)
  2. Extract it and copy to <path-to-game>\media\

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5-3470
AMD FX-6300
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD)
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 560
AMD Radeon HD 6870
AVX Support on CPU needed

Notes

  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>/834530/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (834530) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References