The news jumped yesterday. Shenmue III will be exclusive of Epic Games Store, in another controversial decision of the platform of Epic Games to pay launches to hit of check book even if they had been announced initially for other online stores. This is the case of the game of the legendary Yu Suzuki, who based much of his Kickstarter on its premiere on PS4 and Steam.
This morning we told you that the fans have ridiculed at the decision, and some began to take legal action against the game if they are not guaranteed to refund their money. The thing seems to go for long, since it is the official distributor of the title, they are starting to appear, assuming that there will be no refunds.
Epic Games Store is the best option distribution for the game ” The launch was initially planned for Steam, however it was decided together with Deep Silver (and after much discussion), that the Epic Games Store is the best distribution option in terms of platform, “they comment in a public statement.” Shenmue 3 will be distributed through the Epic Games Store and will need the Epic Games Store client to be activated “.
” We apologize for the sudden change of platform, however they will not be done refunds due to the change ” also explain in the text that is being distributed automatically among those who request a refund of the money invested in the title.
For those who wish to enjoy the title away from the controversial online store, there is no escape even with the units in physical format of the prorgama, since the distributor itself ensures, ” all physical copies of the game will come with a code included for Epic Games Store ”
<For the rest, and although it pales in compa rison with the repercussion that the change of distribution is having in the PC version, the edition of collectors of Shenmue 3 has also recently been made public, with all its contents uncovered.