Yu Suzuki Wants Shenmue 4 To Appeal To Casuals And A Broader Audience

Yu Suzuki believes that the Epic Games Store timed exclusivity debacle did not contribute to Shenmue 3‘s low sales and poor performance. Instead, he believes that he needs to pander to a “broader audience” and “casuals” when making Shenmue 4. Continue reading “Yu Suzuki Wants Shenmue 4 To Appeal To Casuals And A Broader Audience”

Lakshya Digital Is Looking Forward To Working On Shenmue 4 Very Soon, As Per Report

Deep Silver and YS Net released Shenmue 3 in mid-November for PC and PS4. Although the game faced heavy criticism for its timed exclusivity on Epic’s storefront, the devs persisted, and it looks like Lakshya Digital — a key player in Shenmue 3‘s development — looks to be keeping that persistence in that it’s gearing up for Shenmue 4 as per a new report. Continue reading “Lakshya Digital Is Looking Forward To Working On Shenmue 4 Very Soon, As Per Report”

Shenmue 3 Sales Bomb In The U.K. And Japan

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It’s been revealed that Shenmue III from Ys Net and Deep Silver did not quite manage to capture an audience when it released in the U.K., only managing to land the number 17 position on the UKIE Game Charts. Continue reading “Shenmue 3 Sales Bomb In The U.K. And Japan”

Shenmue 3 Cheats Bring Time Freeze, Unlimited Cash, And Infinite Health

Shenmue 3 trainers are here and allow you to do the usual stuff: cheat. Yes, if you want to go beyond the limits of what is in place in the base game on PC, you can finally do so right now in Deep Silver and YS Net’s latest action-adventure game. Continue reading “Shenmue 3 Cheats Bring Time Freeze, Unlimited Cash, And Infinite Health”

Shenmue 3 Gameplay Walkthrough

Shenmue 3 Walkthrough

Ys Net and Deep Silver seemed to work hard to screw the pooch with Shenmue III. All they had to do was build and release the game on PS4 and PC, and let the market do the rest from there. But no… they had to screw over PC gamers with the Epic Games Store exclusivity, they had to make refunds difficult to acquire, and they even had to let Best Buy beat them to the punch in offering a better deal and better packaging than what they gave to backers. Nevertheless, if you still picked up a copy of the game despite all of that nonsense, there is a gameplay walkthrough available. Continue reading “Shenmue 3 Gameplay Walkthrough”

Shenmue 3 Kickstarter Backer Case For PS4 Is The Same As Walmart

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Some backers of Shenmue 3 have expressed disappointment with the Kickstarter case for the PS4 version of the game. They’ve compared it to the retail editions sold at brick and mortar stores like Walmart. This is in contrast to the steelbook edition being sold at retailers like Best Buy, which features a specially engraved steel case with some striking artwork on the cover. Continue reading “Shenmue 3 Kickstarter Backer Case For PS4 Is The Same As Walmart”

Shenmue 3’s Official Launch Trailer Recaps Old Events And Shows Off New Characters

Shenmue 3 is gearing up to hit the market on November 19th, 2019. Seeing that the action-adventure game is a week from launching on PC and PS4, Deep Silver and YS Net have conjured up an official launch trailer recapping what has happened while showing off new faces. Continue reading “Shenmue 3’s Official Launch Trailer Recaps Old Events And Shows Off New Characters”

Some Shenmue 3 Backers Had Trouble Getting Refunds Due To Survey Bug

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If you haven’t been keeping up with all the drama surrounding Shenmue 3 (and really, why would anyone who wasn’t a backer want to do that? Unless they enjoyed the unbridled giggles and visceral tension that comes along with watching the equivalent of a Kickstarter car crash unfolding in slow motion) then you were probably unaware of the fact that some backers had been requesting refunds for the game. Well, not everyone was able to get their refund as intended at first, and it was reportedly due to an unannounced bug. Continue reading “Some Shenmue 3 Backers Had Trouble Getting Refunds Due To Survey Bug”

Shenmue 3 Has Gone Gold According To New Report

Shenmue has faced many delays and along the way sparked controversy with its Epic Games Store partnership, which shafts Steam players in that they must wait an entire year before going hands-on with Ryo Hazuki and his next adventure. Well, as it stands now, the game’s development seems to be in the clear given that it has gone gold according to a new report. Continue reading “Shenmue 3 Has Gone Gold According To New Report”

YS Net Latest Shenmue 3 Update Covers Refunds And PC Option Revision

YS Net has come around with a new Shenmue 3 update regarding refunds and PC option revision in update 114#. The controversial game that is Shenmue 3 is set to release for PC via the Epic Games Store, PS4, and Xbox One on November 19th, 2019 Continue reading “YS Net Latest Shenmue 3 Update Covers Refunds And PC Option Revision”

Shenmue 3 Refunds Will Only Be Honored Through Backer Survey

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If you backed Shenmue III and you weren’t happy about the Epic Games Store exclusivity that Deep Silver and Ys Net signed, then you do have an option to request a refund, even if it was four years ago. However, there’s a catch: you can only request a refund through the backer survey. Continue reading “Shenmue 3 Refunds Will Only Be Honored Through Backer Survey”

Shenmue 3 PC Trial Version To Hit The Epic Games Store This September

If you wanted to try the game embroiled in controversy, best known as Shenmue 3, then look no further than the second half of September to do so. Yes, Deep Silver and YS Net will release a trial version on PC letting Kickstarter and Slacker Backers try the game via the Epic Games Store next month. Continue reading “Shenmue 3 PC Trial Version To Hit The Epic Games Store This September”

YS Net Lists Different Shenmue 3 Versions Along With New Trailer

YS Net reportedly has listed Shenmue 3’s different versions on a new Kickstarter campaign update via a user’s post. However, some fans didn’t like the info and the content nestled in each edition, while others still remain excited. Continue reading “YS Net Lists Different Shenmue 3 Versions Along With New Trailer”