Shenmue III director Yu Suzuki has announced in a Kickstarter update that the title will now release in the second half of 2018.

In a video message (click the source link below) Suzuki says that the new technologies being used have enabled "new possibilities and expressions" that have created a bigger game.

Suzuki also says that more details will emerge in a backer report later this month.

In the meantime, you can check out our Super Replay of Shenmue II – all 28 episodes of it.

[Source: Kickstarter]