Shenmue 3 Youtube channel has been updated with a new video that features the conversation with Yu Suzuki and Hiroaki Takeuchi on how far the game has come and where it is going from here.
The developers mention that the visual part of the game has exceeded all expectations and looks much better than they anticipated. The game will feature a new battle system and quick-time events, but those functions will be demonstrated at a later point.
Shenmue 3 is scheduled to release in the second half of 2018.
The intrigue, adventure and drama of the Shenmue story is a hallmark of the series which has ignited our imaginations and burns with anticipation in our hearts. In this month’s update, Yu-san offers a short discourse on plot structurization, thematic touchstones and story pacing. So, take your seats, class is about to start!