Tags : Yu Suzuki

Shenmue 3 Delayed to the Back Half of 2018

It’s not that surprising, but Shenmue 3 has been officially delayed to the back half of 2018. But, that might be for the best if it’s going to be a truly great game. Yu Suzuki even explains the delay himself in the Kickstarter update. The worry has always been whether it can live up to […]Read More

Shenmue HD Remaster coming in 2017

A trusted source close to Atlus USA, today revealed to me that Shenmue HD Remaster will be released this year. Both games, Episodes 1 & 2, may be released together rather than separately. On the same day, daisy slots will also release the latest casino games and will be available to play for free for the […]Read More

Shenmue III Newest Update: PC Pre-Order, New Screenshots and More

As Shenmue 3 slowly but surely nears its release, more and more juicy details surface on this long awaited game. The development is well under way, with many of the scenarios nearing completion.       Motion capture advancing steadily, while voice acting has just begun. Yu Suzuki seems to be working day and night on brining fans exactly what […]Read More

Yu Suzuki on the Music of Shenmue

Shenmue wasn’t just a masterpiece because of its plot, exceptional visuals at the time or even minute details that went into every aspect of its world. The music in Shenmue played a big role in making the emotional atmosphere of the game.     In this 5-minute video, Yu Suzuki goes in detail about his music preferences. Some of his […]Read More

Oscar & Peter’s Gaming & Anime Awards 2015

It’s nearly the end of the year! And what would the end of the year be without some kind of “year in review” thing? Nothing. It would cease to end, and we would be trapped here forever. To put an end to this curse, Oscar & Peter bring you their gaming and anime awards for […]Read More

Help Fund Shenmue 3 via PayPal

Shenmue 3 ended up the most successful video game Kickstarter campaign ever, racking in just over $6.3 million. However, for a return of such an ambitious franchise this sum is definitely nowhere near enough for it to cover the cost of development, especially considering that the development of the original games was upward of 70 […]Read More

10 Crowdfunded Projects That Made More Money Than the Shenmue

Shenmue III got funded July 17th. They asked for $2m and got $6.3. This still puts it well behind its highest stretch goal, $11m, which would have added some kind of “magic maze” – something we can only dream of. But, applause all round. The Shenmue III Kickstarter was a “success”. I’m sure Yu Suzuki is […]Read More

The problem with Shenmue 3 – what can we truly

Now that the dust has settled on the astonishing Sony press conference (where, somehow, the prayers of every Japanese Game fan were answered in spectacular fashion) I find myself thinking long and hard about what was, for me, the most important announcement – Shenmue 3.    Before I start, I should clarify that I am a […]Read More

Yu Suzuki wants to make Shenmue 5

In a recent interview on the Shenmue Dojo, Yu Suzuki has stated that the Shenmue saga is far from over and that he would need at least three more games to properly wrap it up. He also talked about the development process and porting the title from the Sega Saturn to Sega Dreamcast.     […]Read More

Yu Suzuki planning Shenmue 3 Kickstarter Project?

So, word over twitter today is that Shenmue 3 may be the recipient of a kickstarter project – an idea we here at Rice can totally get behind. Apparently the news comes from Yu Suzuki himself, who made the suggestion to French journalist, Sebastien Abdelhamid. Apart from that, no further detail has been given.   […]Read More