Shenmue and Shenmue 2 HD games are coming to PlayStation 4, Windows PC and Xbox One on August 21 this year. Sega announced today The re-release, Shenmue 1 & 2, will be released on August 21.

Shenmue HD and Shenmue 2 HD release date announced. They will be available on August 21 via physical retail and digital storefronts. Pre-ordering ahead of the Shenmue HD release date of August 21 on Steam, PS Store, and Microsoft Store nets you a 10 percent discount. Meanwhile, pre-ordering the game at retail nets you a double-sided poster starring fan-favorite characters from the hit saga as well as reversible cover art featuring original artwork. Incidentally, the PC version is already up for pre-order on Steam in India for Rs. 2,750 and comes with Denuvo DRM, a deal-breaker for many a PC gamer. As for retail pricing, Shenmue 1 and 2 for Xbox One and PS4 in India has a price of Rs. 2,999 and is up for pre-order now. Internationally the game costs $30.

Features of Shenmue and Shenmue 2 HD

Sega calls the Shenmue 1 & 2 will contain all-new modernized features. Shenmue 1 & 2 will come with the “definitive version”. Shenmue 1 & 2 will come with “fully scalable screen resolution” and with the classic and modern adventures, choice of modern or classic control schemes, PC graphics options, an updated user interface and the option to enjoy either the English or original Japanese voiceovers.

It will at least make the classic martial arts adventure games finally look nice on that HD screen of yours. There is also the option of a modern control scheme, updated UI, fully scalable resolutions, and even Japanese audio for the first time ever in the West.

The original Shenmue was released in 1999. The introduced players of original Shenmue are Ryo Hazuki, a young martial artist on a journey of discovery and revenge. Sega followed up the ambitious adventure game for the original Xbox and Sega will make a comeback in addition to “real-time open worlds that feel truly alive.

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