One of the most beloved JRPG series, “Shenmue 3” release date announcement is sure something every fan of the franchise is waiting for.
Though there may not be an answer for that just yet, lead developer Yu Suzuki revealed plenty of information regarding the upcoming game and it will definitely be something fans should look out for in an interview with Dual Shockers and Shenmue Dojo .
First off, he revealed that there will be three main areas in the game with four bosses to antagonize the protagonist.
He also confirmed that the main villain Lan Di will be back as well as “two fighters.”
“The fourth, on the other hand, is a strategist, and she will using more cunning than head-on fighting,” said Suzuki.
He said that Lan Di was previously revealed in “Shenmue II” but in the third installment, she will have an extensive role.
“She is an extremely beautiful and sexy but cruel woman. I briefly introduced her image in Shenmue II, but in Shenmue III she will have a proper and extensive role.”
Asked where he gets his inspiration, he said that it’s definitely not other games as it is easy to be influenced by one.
“I don’t really play other games, because if you play games it’s too easy to be influenced by them, and, even if it is unintentional, one ends up losing their originality. On the other hand, I’m watching movies.”
He also said that they are considering adding Japanese or English voices in the game, should come to fruition, can make the game friendly for gamers across the globe.
To read the full interview, check the websites Dual Shockers and Shenmue Dojo for more information about the game.