Friday should be a fun day for Shenmue-fans: First of all we have the campaign #30onthe3rd for the Shenmue III Kickstarter, that will hopefully giva a boost for the campaign. For more info go to http://www.30onthe3rd.com Secondly, the European Speedster Assembly is going on in Skövde, Sweden between Sunday, June 28 to Sunday, July 5. … More A lot of activity on Friday, July 3
Just finished with another shenmuetalk episode that highlights 20 positive things surrounding the Shenmue III Kickstarter. At least a few should cheer up any worried people.
The Shenmue fan community is amazing and productive. Having stayed away from the franchise and community for quite a while I discover new works everyday. Today I added several links to these peoples’ contributions. Please give them a read/view/like!
The latest Kickstarter Update contains an interview with Keiji Miyawaki, main character designer for the series. In the interview some interesting details about Shenmue I&II are revealed and fans of Xiuying from Shenmue II will be extra happy. http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/ysnet/shenmue-3/posts/1278225
We have a look at the status of the Shenmue III Kickstarter, the latest stats and discuss what was said at last night’s Twitch broadcast.
During last night’s Twitch stream that took place at 4am cet (sorry for wrong time reported earlier) Yu Suzuki revealed more details surrounding Shenmue III and it’s Kickstarter campaign. In particular they are working on possibly bringing physical Playstation 4-copies as a pledge tier and Yu Suzuki also said he will ask Sega whether a … More New details and KS-rewards revealed
I quickly put together a new episode where I talk about the latest stretch goals-reveal in today’s update on Kickstarter and the possibilities of a future extended campaign: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/ysnet/shenmue-3/posts/1275663 Hopefully there will be a new episodes this weekend, including one in the “backer news”-format. For the earlier episodes, check Videos.
During the night between Friday and Saturday Yu Suzuki will be on Twitch according to the latest update on Kickstarter. The link to the broadcast will be made available on the Kickstarter site tomorrow.
Today we start up and watch the introduction of the original Shenmue while starting to discuss what made it so great and revolutionary at the time. Sorry for lack of gameplay but time was against me. I will return for another look at the game, continuing from where I left off. Hopefully there will also … More shenmuetalk – episode 3: let’s start up shenmue
The latest update contains a longer statement from Yu Suzuki with regards to the funding and budget for Shenmue III, Sony’s and Shibuya Productions’ involvement and what we can expect depending on where the Kickstarter ends. There have been many questions concerning Shenmue 3’s budget and what outside sources will be added to the money … More Yu Suzuki clarifies funding