We are 3 weeks away from Shenmue 1 & 2 Remastered, one of the most highly anticipated returns of a franchise in recent years.  On August 21st you will be able to dive back into the deep world of a Sega classic, but if you have not played the games before you need not worry.  Sega just released a brand new trailer that gives a great synopsis of the first game, with a brief overview of the plot of the sequel.  Whether you are new to the franchise, or a long time fan, definitely check out the trailer here to build your excitement for this remaster.

Join Corey Marshall, the voice actor of Ryo Hazuki as he takes you on a journey to discover how the story of Shenmue I & II helped define modern gaming.

Shenmue III which has been delayed into 2019, is the highly anticipated 3rd installment to this long-standing franchise. With any luck, these remasters will drive the desire for Shenmue III even higher, and bring new fans into the fold.  Shenmue 1 & 2 Remastered will be available August 21st on Xbox One, PS4, and PC.

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