Sega Begins "Shenmue 101" Video Series With a Look at the Story Need to catch up on your Shenmue lore? Here you go. 08.01.18 - 3:03 PM
To celebrate the impending release of Shenmue I & II HD, Sega has teamed up with Corey Marshall (the English-language voice actor for Shenmue protagonist Ryo) to produce a series of videos to get players up to speed. The first of these, focused on Shenmue's story, you can check out below.
Exploring first and foremost the setting and story of Shenmue I & II, in this episode Corey guides us through Ryo's tale of investigation and revenge for his father's murder, and the mystery of the Dragon Mirror that his father kept hidden and eventually died to protect. Ryo's quest of retribution against Lan Di, the man in the Chinese robes who assassinated his father before his very eyes, took him from the faithfully represented town of Yokosuka to different locations across China, meeting many allies along the way.
Shenmue I & II HD will reintroduce gamers to the legendary series on August 21st, releasing on PS4, XB1, and PC. Stay tuned to RPGFan for more info.