Shenmue III Teases Characters In Development, More To Come At Gamescom 2017

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Ys Net has provided their monthly report on the official website of Shenmue III where they provided a look at a sharper new logo, character development teasers, and what to expect at Gamescom 2017.


First things first,

We would like to express our gratitude for the many comments we received on our previous report. From constructive criticism to kind words of encouragement, we were touched by every single one of your comments. Yu Suzuki and the entire Shenmue III Team are more determined than ever to bring to the Shenmue III that will live up to your expectations.


Gamescom 2017 plans!

We will be attending Germany’s mid-August gaming event gamescom 2017! While we are still working out the details with our partners, we plan to show our newest movie clips, share the latest updates and even make some new announcements.


Title logo change 

Yes, Shenmue III has updated its title logo. Taking your comments into consideration, Yu Suzuki and the team gave the title logo another hard look and decided to update the logo with this design.


Characters in development 

We have been hard at work developing the inhabitants who will set the stage of adventure in Shenmue III. Here’s a sneak peek of what to expect!



A strong-willed girl, she seems…



Be on the lookout for shirt button projectiles!



My, what lovely facial hair you have…


Thank you as always for your continued support. We look forward to showing you more soon!


Shenmue III launches sometime in the second half of 2018 for PlayStation 4 and PC.

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