Takuya Kimura might not be the household name in the West that he is in Japan, but RPG fans (just like you!) may know him better as the voice and facial basis behind Judgmentprotagonist Takayuki Yagami. By all accounts, Kimura’s celebrity status has been a huge boon for theburgeoning Yakuza spinoff series, and Kimura himself is known to enjoy his role a great deal.
So what could possibly pull the plug on Judgment just two games into something that could conceivably go on for several games? Good old-fashioned corporate greed.
And we do want to emphasize the old-fashioned here. Kimura, you see, has been represented by a