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Shenmue 3 team celebrates Kickstarter campaign's first anniversary

It was June 15, 2015 when Shenmue 3 came to Kickstarter. Yu Suzuki, the series' creator, and developer Ys Net launched the crowdfunding campaign that day, weeks after announcing the game at Sony's...

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Watch all of Shenmue: The Movie in high definition, with every scene from the first game

When it launched on Xbox in 2002, Shenmue 2 was accompanied by a DVD called Shenmue: The Movie, assembled from cutscenes of the original game edited into a theatrical narrative. It wasn't so hot. T...

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Sega says it's investigating Shenmue HD remasters

Shenmue fans may ultimately get a high-definition re-release of the first two games in Yu Suzuki's ambitious series, according to recent comments from Sega Europe. But there are some hurdles in...

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Shenmue 3’s Yu Suzuki details battle system, new characters and more

Shenmue creator Yu Suzuki reveals a plethora of new information about the series' first new entry in years, Shenmue 3, in an interview published today by DualShockers. Suzuki hints at new...

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Kickstarter CEO discusses company's new charter, goals for the gaming space

Yesterday Kickstarter Inc. announced it would become Kickstarter PBC. Nearly six-and-a-half years after it was founded as a corporate entity, the crowdfunding platform is changing its charter,...

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Bloodstained features cross-play between Xbox One and Windows 10

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night will feature cross-play compatibility between its Windows 10 and Xbox One versions, creator Koji Igarashi revealed at Xbox's Gamescom news conference today. I...

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Shenmue 3 pulls in three times Kickstarter request, PayPal campaign coming

The fundraising Kickstarter for Shenmue 3 wrapped up Friday night with 69,320 people giving $6.3 million to Yu Suzuki and his team to create the third game in the Shenmue trilogy. But that doesn't...

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Shenmue 3 promises on-disc release for PlayStation 4

Shenmue 3 will see a physical-copy release on a console, the game's developers told Kickstarter backers this weekend. Contributing $60 to the game's development now delivers four options for...

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New Shenmue 3 stretch goals detailed, Yu Suzuki to discuss further on Twitch

Yu Suzuki will take to Twitch tonight to detail the stretch goals for Shenmue 3 and address the questions and comments about the game. Yesterday, the Shenmue 3 team updated supporters with some...

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Shenmue creator: Story has 11 chapters, ideally '4 or 5 games' in the series

Yu Suzuki, the creator of the Shenmue series, staged an AMA on Reddit yesterday evening and revealed that 11 chapters make up the full Shenmue story, which returns soon with the Kickstarted Shenmue...