How long is Like A Dragon Gaiden? Main story length & completionist run

Melvin Mathew
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A new Yakuza spin-off, Like A Dragon Gaiden: The Man Who Erased His Name has just been released, and you may want to know how long you’ll be spending in the game. So, here’s how long the spin-off will take you to finish.

The latest Yakuza entry is here and while it’s a smaller-scale spin-off title, fans can still expect all the charm and action from the mainline games in Like A Dragon Gaiden: The Man Who Erased His Name.

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However, before you dive into longtime protagonist, Kazuma Kiryu’s, newest adventure, you may be wondering exactly how much time you can spend in the game, so we’ve got everything you need to know right here.

Here’s exactly how long Like A Gaiden should take you to complete.

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Like A Dragon Gaiden The Man Who Erased His Name will be a treat for Yakuza fans

How long is Like a Dragon Gaiden?

Like a Dragon Gaiden The Man Who Erased His Name will take approximately 10 to 20 hours to finish a single playthrough, as revealed by Masayoshi Yokoyama of RGG Studio in an interview with Famitsu.

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Yokoyama stated that Like a Dragon Gaiden: The Man Who Erased His Name is not a large-scale project and is around half as long as a mainstream Yakuza title. He even mentioned how it is longer than Lost Judgment’s Kaito Files DLC which is approximately 6 and a half hours long according to HowLongToBeat.

Currently, no information about how long a completionist run will take in the game has been released, but as soon as it has, we’ll be sure to update this page.

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That’s all we have to say about how much time you can expect to spend in Like A Dragon Gaiden. For more content on the game, check out our guides below:

Is Like a Dragon Gaiden coming to Nintendo Switch? | Like A Dragon Gaiden All Trophies & Achievements | Like A Dragon Gaiden PC requirements: Recommended & minimum specs | Like A Dragon Gaiden English and Japanese voice cast: All characters and voice actors

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