Shenmue 3 is delayed again as publisher Deep Silver says that the company needed the extra time to enhance the quality of the game even further, and they will launch the product in the best possible timeframe sometime in 2019.
[quote style=’1′ cite=” title=”]To all of our backers, we are very sorry for the delay. After much discussion with our partners, Deep Silver, we have concluded that extending the release will allow us to deliver Shenmue III at its best. We promise to use this time to improve the quality of Shenmue III. We cannot thank you enough for your enduring support.[/quote]
Shenmue 3 was one of the video game project that received the most funding in Kickstarter at $6.3 million, more than tripling its initial aim of $2 million. It was scheduled to launch in December 2017, however, Suzuki’s studio moved the launching date to 2018. Shenmue 3 is expected to launch on PC and PlayStation 4 in 2019.