Chances are if you played games in the 80’s, you are familiar with Sega’s incredible arcade heritage, which is often highlighted by racing titles like Outrun, Hang-On, and Daytona USA. Currently, to get those type of gameplay experiences, your options are limited to playing those classics, which were all headed by legendary game designer Yu Suzuki. Chase Pettit & Charles Blanchard plan to breathe new life into the classic arcade … [ Read More... ]
As you already know there is a Ryo Hazuki (from the Shenmue series) First 4 Figure statue coming soon this year.. Well now you can see the figure in an incredibly beautiful yet a bit ridiculous teaser trailer video! (Yes, Sega has time to pimp out there characters for figures, but not to make a Shenmue 3 already). Although there have been some slight hints to Yu Suzuki making … [ Read More... ]
This should probably be one of the biggest headlines of 2013. Meggan Scavio, of GDC management, tweeted a photo just today of PS4 designer Mark Cerny and former Sega developer Yu Suzuki. The subject of their meeting? Shenmue III.
One of the most important minds in gaming, Yu Suzuki, recently spoke with a French reporter at the Monaco Anime Game Show about the possibility of Shenmue 3. Yu Suzuki reportedly said that he is considering crowd funding Shenmue III via Kickstarter or similar services. He also said that he is open to completing the Shenmue story in manga or anime form. Shenmue III has been long … [ Read More... ]