This transcript originates from a post by user ‘Peter’ on Shenmuedojo, translation is due to Capsule Toy Maniac. Bryan Figueroa – Considering how the Twitch video helped raise funds, are you willing to do another one before the Kickstarter ends? YS: I would like to do Twitch and Reddit session again. #SAVESHENMUE III – What … More Yu Suzuki Twitter Q&A Recap 10/7/15
As we are approaching the important final week of the Kickstarter campaign for Shenmue III I start to see a few worrying patterns reoccurring that I would like to address. Comparably successful Kickstarter projects such as Torment: Tides of Numenera, Mighty No. 9 and Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night all had a steady and significant … More Final week coming up
Yesterday two new pledge reward tiers were added to the Kickstarter. The first one is at $80 and includes a physical copy of Shenmue III to either PC or Playstation 4 (the $60 reward) and an in-game phone card to be used by Ryo to contact characters from the past games e.g. Nozomi and Guizhang. … More New rewards added, project of the day!
I recommend you watch the trailer below for the upcoming documentary film ‘A Gamer’s Journey: The Definitive History of Shenmue’. Unfortunately there does not seem to be a release date for the film yet. The film is directed by Adam Sipione and Randall Lobb, produced by Fauxpop Media. For more info go to: http://www.facebook.com/shenmuedocumentary/
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The boost from the added PS4 physical disc reward in combination with fan campaign #30onthe3rd led to such a significant increase in money that the $4M stretch goal Baisha Village Expanded, Mini Games X 5 was achieved. Yesterday was another great day for the Kickstarter with over $100 000 pledged and 989 new backers, making … More Stretch Goals update
The following is a transcript of questions answered by Yu Suzuki yesterday on Twitter. The transcript was posted by user ‘ShenmueDojo’ on Neogaf. Q: Can you please explain why there are two different statements about how many chapters (11 / 16) Shenmue has? YS: It is 11 chapters, but with branched story line, it will … More Yu Suzuki answered more questions
Yesterday came two updates with news that gave the campaign a significant boost. Leading to the 3rd best day in terms of collected funds and the 5th best day when counting new backers (based on Kicktraq). The most important update is that one can now choose a Playstation 4 physical disc as a reward from … More PS4 physical and other new rewards added
Corey Marshall did the English voice over for main character Ryo Hazuki in Shenmue I&II and now he is confirmed to reprise his role in Shenmue III. Backers who want to pledge $1000 can also get a personal voice message from the voice actor. It has also been revealed that the team is negotiating to … More Corey Marshall confirmed for Shenmue III
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