Development on the crowd-funded Shenmue III is still progressing, if this recent backer update is anything to go by. The video features series creator Yu Suzuki touching on adventure game’s plot structure and pacing.
From the official website:
The intrigue, adventure and drama of the Shenmue story is a hallmark of the series which has ignited our imaginations and burns with anticipation in our hearts. In this month’s update, Yu-san offers a short discourse on plot structurization, thematic touchstones and story pacing. So, take your seats, class is about to start!
Shenmue III’s kickstarter campaign was announced at E3 2014, raising $6.3 million USD from over 69,000 backers. The game is currently in development for PlayStation 4 and PC.