Shenmue creator Yu Suzuki appeared on stage during the PC Gaming Show to debut a new trailer for Shenmue III and reveal that the PC version of the game is now an Epic Games Store exclusive.
“We are happy to announce that Shenmue III for PC will be will be an Epic Games Store exclusive. Development for Shenmue III has been moving forward using Unreal Engine and the support we have received from Epic has been excellent,” the developer said in a Kickstarter update. “But most importantly, in looking for the most enjoyable experience on PC, it was decided together with Deep Silver after much discussion that the Epic Games Store would be the best distribution platform option.”
The latest trailer for the game shows protagonist Ryo Hazuki hunting down some thugs who are terrorizing the locals and also features some English voice acting. If you prefer the Japanese voice acting, the Japanese version of the trailer can also be found below:
Shenmue III launches November 19th for PlayStation 4 and PC.