Shenmue 1 And 2 Officially Announced To PC And Consoles
Shenmue Sega classic title for the Dreamcast is coming to current generation consoles this year. During the Sega Res event that happened in Japan, Sega revealed that it would be bringing the first Shenmue game and its sequel, Shenmue II, as one collection, which will eventually launch for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC later this year.
The series revolves around Ryo Hazuki, a martial artist who is on a personal mission to discover the person behind his father’s murder and to uncover the truth behind a mysterious item known as the Dragon Mirror. Shenmue 1 and 2 were praised for the innovative open-world system, in-depth storytelling, and immersive battle system.
Currently, Sega has not revealed details on the pricing of the collection or the specific date on when it will be released. However, Shenmue 1 & 2 Collection will be launched in both physical and digital versions, with the latter being available from PSN, Xbox Store, and Steam.
Shenmue 1 and 2 for PC, Xbox One and PS4 will have updated graphics options, modernised controls and the option for Japanese or English voice acting. Pre-orders for the re-release are already live, but a final release date has yet to be announced.