Shenmue III Launch Date Slightly Moved To November

Shenmue III

Game publisher Deep Silver and developer Ys Net recently announced that upcoming and most anticipated video game sequel Shenmue III is getting delayed.

Shenmue III new released date revealed

The upcoming video game will now launch on Nov. 19 compared to its original, which was Aug. 27. This will be available on PlayStation 4.

Both companies revealed this statement:

Whilst almost ready, the game simply needs a little more refinement before being truly finished. We feel that the extra time we have will help us deliver the true Shenmue experience players around the world deserve.

Check out the overview below:

Play as Ryo Hazuki, an 18-year-old Japanese martial artist hellbent on avenging his father’s death.

In this third installment of the epic Shenmue series, Ryo seeks to solve the mystery behind the Phoenix Mirror, an artifact sought after by his father’s killer. His journey takes him to an immersive representation of rural China, brimming with activity and surrounded by beautiful landscapes.

Ryo’s adventure leads him to towns and mountain villages where he can further his training, try his hand at gambling, play arcade games, and work part-time jobs while investigating those who know truth behind the Phoenix Mirror.