Feud with boy band talent agency might spell the end of Sega’s Judgement video game series

Originally published on Sora News by Casey Baseel


Lost Judgement could be the last Judgement if Sega can’t work out a compromise with with Takuya Kimura’s agency.

The lead character of video game developer Sega’s Judgement had some big shoes to fill. Released in 2018, Judgement was the real-time action successor to the company’s Yakuza series, whose charismatic protagonist Kazuma Kiryu had carried the franchise through seven games at that point before going into retirement at the end of his narrative saga.

But Sega brought in some serious star power by recruiting none other than Takuya Kimura, former member of boy band SMAP and arguably the

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