Deep Silver has introduced that Shenmue three’s launch window has been pushed again to 2019.
The developer has mentioned that “the additional time will likely be used to shine the standard of the sport even additional, to the excessive requirements it deserves and launch the product in the very best timeframe.”
Shenmue three was introduced in 2015 when the Kickstarter marketing campaign for the title was launched reside on Sony’s E3 stage.
The marketing campaign handed its funding purpose of $2 million on the primary day, and closed with over $6.three million, making it the highest-earning online game Kickstarter on document on the time.
Final summer season, the sport was delayed to the second half of 2018, and despite the fact that it appeared possible that it will get pushed again once more, Cedric Biscay, founding father of Shibuya Productions studio (one of many groups engaged on the title), tweeted that it was nonetheless on observe for a 2018 launch earlier this 12 months.
Whereas Biscay assured followers that there wouldn’t be a second delay, it’s not solely sudden for a crowdfunded sport to expertise a number of delays.
We acquired a glimpse of the primary teaser final 12 months, and a dev replace from December showcased the sport’s facial animations, which nonetheless seemed a scooch off. You’ll be able to choose for your self proper right here.