NEWS - Monday, April 16, 2018


Shenmue I & II Coming to the Xbox One

So, it seems that SEGA had a surprise up their sleeve for both fans of Shenmue and fans of Microsoft’s console. It was announced that both Shenmue I & II are going to be re-released on the Xbox One. An they are going to be updated for the current generation of consoles too, not just a direct port of the Dreamcast original games.  

Shenmue I & II comes complete with the original feature set that is said to have defined modern gaming, including enthralling jujitsu combat, investigative sleuthing, and RPG elements in addition to memorable mini-games. Shenmue I & II is set within engrossing real-time open worlds that feel truly alive thanks to day-to-night cycles and weather changes, with a population of civilians who follow their own schedules.

SEGA says that this is the definitive version of these all-time classics and will be the best Shenmue experience to date. The re-release will stay true to the originals with modernised features including fully scalable screen resolution, choice of modern or classic control schemes, PC graphics options, an updated user interface and the option to enjoy either the original Japanese or English voiceovers.

This announcement is quite a surprise to us here at XBA given that a few E3’s ago, Shenmue III was announced on Sony’s stage during their press conference, and it was noted to be a kickstarter project that was also supported by Sony. We wondered if Xbox Fans would ever see ANY Shenmue games. Low and behold, they are, and it gives us hope for Shenmue III.


Source: Press Release/YouTube

Comments

Site Statistics

Registered Members: 44,842
Forum Posts: 725,836
Xbox One Titles: 1,485
Xbox 360 Titles: 1,086
Xbox 360 Kinect Titles: 95
Xbox 360 Arcade Titles: 585
Original Xbox Titles: 987
Staff Reviews: 1,767
Member Reviews: 10,339
News Articles: 14,783
Screenshots: 31,874
Xbox 360 Achievements: 45,112
Xbox 360 Faceplates: 2,016
Cheat Codes: 1,706

Latest News








See News Archives

Community Forum Activity

Xbox Playdates Canada September, 2018 Playdates info thread.
Post by Kiesey
3 Replies, 336 Views

No topics about Xbox 360? Want to play FC3 or BFH?
Post by AddMeForCoOp
2 Replies, 383 Views

Xbox Playdates Canada August, 2018 Playdate info thread.
Post by Kiesey
5 Replies, 598 Views

Xbox Game Pass
Post by oryanphine
2 Replies, 736 Views

Xbox Playdates Canada July, 2018 playdate info.
Post by Kiesey
3 Replies, 737 Views

Manette Xbox One Xfest18
Post by oryanphine
2 Replies, 950 Views

Xbox One X Mountain Dew
Post by oryanphine
0 Replies, 783 Views

Xbox Playdates Canada June 2018 schedule
Post by Kiesey
1 Replies, 955 Views

Xbox One X Black Panther
Post by oryanphine
3 Replies, 1348 Views

Xbox Playdates Canada May 2018 schedule
Post by Kiesey
4 Replies, 1224 Views

Is anything happening in XBox One land?
Post by DJ tx
8 Replies, 1798 Views

Xbox One S Jojeux Anniversaire
Post by oryanphine
1 Replies, 1075 Views

Xbox One X Steelbook
Post by oryanphine
1 Replies, 1134 Views

Xbox Playdates Canada April 2018 Schedule
Post by Kiesey
4 Replies, 1472 Views

Xbox One X World of tanks
Post by oryanphine
2 Replies, 1498 Views

© 2000-2018 XboxAddict.com - All rights reserved. All trademarks are properties of their respective owners.
Xbox is a registered trademark of Microsoft. XboxAddict.com is not affiliated with Microsoft.

Made in Canada
Site Design by Cameron Graphics