This screenshot is of the original Yakuza 3 for the PS3.
Screenshot: Sega

Now considered PlayStation 3 classics, Yakuza 3, 4 and 5 are getting remastered for the PlayStation 4 in full HD.

Famitsu reports that the games will basically be the same as the originals, but run at a crisp 60 frames per second and look kickass at 1080p!

Image: Famitsu

The first of the three, Yakuza 3, will be out August 8 in Japan. Here’s a peek at what to expect!

No word on international releases yet.

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Originally from Texas, Ashcraft has called Osaka home since 2001. He has authored five books, including most recently, Japanese Whisky: The Ultimate Guide to the World's Most Desirable Spirit.

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