For all the Shenmue fans out there, you have just over a year to wait for the next entry in the series. At Gamescom 2018, Deep Silver and YS Net Inc. revealed Shenmue III will be coming to PC and PlayStation 4 on August 27, 2019, so one year and some change from now. The trailer below shows clips of Ryo reuniting with some old friends while showing off some of the locations that will be in the next game.
Shenmue III, which continues from the previous games and has players helping Ryo Hazuki, a teenage martial artist, investigate his father's murder. It was originally announced at Sony's E3 2015 press conference, when it also launched on Kickstarter to help fund development. It ended up raising over $6 million and is now in development at YS Net, the independent company of the creator of the series, Yu Suzuki, and is being worked on by many original Shenmue team members.
Source: Press Release
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