Yakuza Ishin was revealed by SEGA at Sony’s press conference earlier today. The game is set in Japan’s Edo period and shows the Ishin Shishi, a group of elite sword fighters in the name of the emperor taking on the Shinsengumi, a group on the side of the Shogun, in the Kyoto night.
After they showed the trailer the developers explained they will be using real historical people as characters in the game.
Yakuza Ishin will be coming to the PS Vita, PS3 and PS4 in Japan on February 22nd. It will be the same day as the PS4 Japan launch.