Shenmue III Announcement Coming On August 21, 2018

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People are going to learn more about Shenmue III during gamescom 2018. The game’s Kickstarter page has revealed some breaking news will occur on August 21, 2018. An announcement video with Yu Suzuki, creator of the Shenmue series, will be aired.


The Shenmue III announcement will take place between 11am and 1pm CEST/2am and 4am PT/5am and 7am ET/5pm and 7pm JST. It will be a pre-recorded segment, which people will be able to watch at the gamescom 2018 official website. Details will also appear on the Shenmue III Kickstarter page after the announcement airs.


Shenmue III currently has a 2019 release window and will appear on the PlayStation 4 and PC. 

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