RPGFan


News

New Shen Mue Info

It was long ago announced that Shen Mue would have multiple chapters in order to cover such a wide scope of a game. Shortly before the release of Shen Mue's first story arc, Sega hinted at the next chapter having no spoken dialouge at all. It would have consisted entirely of facial expressions and body language.

Well apparently that is no longer or never was the case. Shen Mue's second chapter will indeed have full spoken dialouge. But it won't be what you are expecting. Rather than japanese which was all throughout the first chapter, this second one will have all its supporting characters using cantonese. How is that for accuracy?

Sega has already started looking for people in Japan who can speak as well as read cantonese. However this doesn't mean the game will be unplayable. Subtitles will thankfully be included. Looks like Ryo will be a fish out of water this time around. Perhaps he will have to do more speaking with his fists?

Source: IGNDC

Date Updated:
February 8th, 2000

Time Updated:
10:16 PM


Kei Sagami


Back




Featured Content
Final Fantasy X / X-2 HD Remaster Review
Final Fantasy X / X-2 HD Remaster
PS4 Review
WildStar News
WildStar Goes Free-To-Play
News
Retro Encounter 1-2
Retro Encounter 1-2
Podcast
Devil Survivor 2: Record Breaker Review
Devil Survivor 2: Record Breaker
Review
Life is Strange Review
Life is Strange
Review
Mikolai Stroinsky Interview
Mikolai Stroinski on The Witcher 3
Interview
Rhythm Encounter Episode 21
Rhythm Encounter Episode 21
Podcast
RSS Feeds & More
Complete Feed
Reviews Feed
Media Feed
Random Encounter
Random on iTunes
Rhythm Encounter
Rhythm on iTunes