Wreckless: The Yakuza Missions

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Wreckless: The Yakuza Missions
Wreckless - The Yakuza Missions Coverart.png
North American PS2 cover art
Developer(s) Bunkasha
Publisher(s) Activision
Composer(s) Hajime Fukuma
Platform(s) GameCube, PlayStation 2, Xbox
Release date(s) Xbox
  • NA: February 4, 2002
  • JP: February 22, 2002
  • PAL: March 14, 2002
GameCube & PlayStation 2
  • NA: November 13, 2002
  • PAL: November 22, 2002
Genre(s) Racing
Mode(s) Single-player

Wreckless: The Yakuza Missions (Double S.T.E.A.L. in Japan) is a video game released on the GameCube, Xbox and PlayStation 2. The game is a driving game set in Hong Kong, in which the player completes missions.

The game's then-groundbreaking graphics for the Xbox made it successful for that platform, as it was specifically developed for that console rather than being a port.[1] However, the GameCube and PlayStation 2 versions suffered from performance issues and did not sell well. In 2005, a Japanese only sequel was released for the Xbox called "Double S.T.E.A.L. The Second Clash". [2]

Story[edit]

Set in Hong Kong, the player plays as either part of a corrupt police unit attempting to crack down on rival Yakuza operations, or as a pair of spies hired to take down Tiger Takagi, the head of the Hong Kong Yakuza.[3]

Vehicles[edit]

Vehicles in the game range from police cars, to spy vehicles with rockets, and garbage trucks.

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