It seems like the Microsoft Store have possibly leaked the release date for Shenmue I And II. According to the Microsoft Store, the game will be releasing on August 21.
SEGA have not announced a release date for Shenmue I And II at this current time, the game is slated for 2018 on PS4, Xbox One and PC. We’ll update this article once we have full confirmation of this release date.
Update: SEGA of Europe have confirmed the release date for August 21st with a new trailer via Twitter.
There isn't a tale of revenge like this one! Re-live the epic saga of Shenmue I & II, coming to PS4, XBOX One and PC on August 21st! Pre-order to get 10% off!
🎮PlayStation 4: https://t.co/7VCSnkk3RE
🎮Xbox One: https://t.co/g3DocGhisR
🎮Steam: https://t.co/TDvHB9hGwv pic.twitter.com/bWwBOEthpa
— SEGA Europe (@SEGA_Europe) July 3, 2018
Here’s an overview and synopsis from The Microsoft Store.
A tale of revenge.
In 1986, teenage jujitsu artist Ryo Hazuki returns to the dojo of his father, Iwao Hazuki, only to witness his murder by a Chinese man, Lan Di. Lan Di steals a mysterious artifact known as the Dragon Mirror. Ryo vows to avenge his father’s death and sets out tracing Lan Di’s path.
- The best Shenmue experience:
- Updated user interface
- Choice of modern or classic controls
- Japanese audio available for the first time for a global audience
- Fully scalable screen resolutions
An epic legend:
- A tale of revenge on a grand scale
Solve the mystery of your father’s murder
- An experience never to be forgotten
The world feels alive:
- Talk to anyone, scour the world for clues
- NPCs live independent lives on their own schedule
- Faithful recreations of 1980s Japan and Hong Kong, China
- Distract yourself with arcade games, collectibles, duck racing, and more