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Shenmue III

Shenmue 3

Sequel to a japanese action-RPG series started in 1999 for Dreamcast console. Yu Suzuki, father of the series, is responsible for the production of Shenmue III in cooperation with Neilo studio.

Action | TPP | beat 'em up | crowdfunding | action adventure

Shenmue III Release Date



Shenmue III is the sequel to the Japanese action-RPG series, which started in 1999 on the Dreamcast console. Yu Suzuki, the creator of the third installment of the cycle, has decided to start developing the title fourteen years after the release of the last edition. Shenmue III has been partially funded by the fans through a Kickstarter campaign.

Shenmue III continues the suspended story of Ryo Hazuki, an adept of martial arts, searching for the men responsible for murdering his father. Together with his companion, a girl named Shenhua, Ryo embeds deeper into the complex and convoluted mystery.

The third installment of the cycle offers an open world and brand new fighting mechanics. The graphics for Shenmue III have been created using the Unreal Engine 4 technology.

Last updated on 16 May 2023

Game mode: single player  

User score: 4.2 / 10 based on 364 votes.

Pre-release expectations: 4.7 / 10 based on 657 votes.

PEGI rating Shenmue III

Age rating. The PEGI rating considers the age suitability of a game, not the level of difficulty. Game contains depictions of violence.

Shenmue III System requirements

PC / Windows

PC / Windows

  • Minimum:
  • Intel Core i5-4460 3.4 GHz
  • 4 GB RAM
  • graphic card 2 GB GeForce GTX 650 Ti or better
  • 100 GB HDD
  • Windows 7/8/10 64-bit
  • Recommended:
  • Intel Core i7-7700 3.6 GHz
  • 16 GB RAM
  • graphic card 8 GB GeForce GTX 1070 or better
  • 100 GB HDD
  • Windows 10 64-bit
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