Deep Silver just announced that Shenmue III has been delayed to 2019.
Shenmue III was originally announced as a Kickstarter project at Sony’s “E3 of Dreams” which also saw Final Fantasy VII Remake and The Last Guardian shown off. The announcement today from Deep Silver mentions the delay happened to release Shenmue III in the best possible timeframe and also to further polish the quality of the release. You can read the announcement on the currently down website here. Watch the trailer below:
Shenmue III will now release in 2019 for PS4 and PC platforms. Thankfully SEGA is releasing a Shenmue double pack this year and you can read about that here.