Lengthy-time Yakuza collection producer Daisuke Sato has revealed he’d wish to work on a Sonic the Hedgehog sport.
The feedback got here throughout one among a collection of YouTube interviews revealed by the Sega Euope YouTube channel celebrating their sixtieth anniversary questioning a number of key figures throughout the corporate together with Mr Sato, asking him which Sega IP he’d wish to tackle outdoors of his personal.
Sato stated “It’s an IP that I haven’t come to before. In the sense that I want to try it… well, Sonic. After all, when you hear Sega you think Sonic. I’d like to get involved once at least but for me, the so-called Sonic is, well, if I were to do it, I wouldn’t do Sonic as it was. I would like to make a completely different Sonic.”
Sato began at Sega in 1994 and has fairly the resumé, together with nearly each Yakuza sport earlier than the latest, but additionally spin-off Judgment, Tremendous Monkey Ball, Shenmue and the director for Binary Area. We would actually wish to see him take a crack at Sonic; and to be truthful, given the whole lot else that occurs in Yakuza: Like A Dragon it in all probability would not really be too misplaced to see him alongside Ichiban and pals of their wacky world, proper?
Try the total interview with Daisuke Sato for your self beneath. Yakuza: Like A Dragon is out now on Xbox Collection X|S, Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC and on PlayStation 5 on March 2, 2021.