Deep Silver and Ys Net today announced a further delay for Shenmue III, the new – and long-awaited – delivery of the franchise. The new release date of the game is November 19, assuming there are no more unforeseen events, and it will be available on PC and PS4. It involves an additional wait of just under three months that will help the team to polish some imperfections of the game.
” Although it is almost finished, the game simply needs a bit more polishing before actually giving it to conclusion ” Comment on an update of the project on Kickstarter. ” We feel that this additional time will help us to give rise to the true experience that Shenmue fans from all over the world deserve ”
Shenmue 3 will summarize the saga after two decades and put an end to the Ryo Hazuki’s story. This time it will be developed in Unreal Engine 4 and will feature numerous improvements to the combat and exploration system.