Shenmue III to debut new footage, updates, and announcements at Gamescom 2017; new logo

Plus, a look at some new characters in development.

Shenmue III will exhibit Gamescom 2017 from August 22 to 26 with its “newest movie clips,” “latest updates,” and “some new announcements,” Ys Net said in an update published today.

The developer has also updated the game’s logo. Here is the new design:

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Versus the old design:

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Ys Net also provided a sneak peek at some of the game’s new characters currently in development.

Here is a seemingly strong-willed girl:

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And a woman with curlers in her hair:

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And a man with a hanging mustache:

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Shenmue III is due out for PlayStation 4 and PC in the second half of 2018.

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