Every since E3 2015 when Shenmue III was first unveiled, fans of the beloved franchise have waited to find out the exact release date. The estimated dates have come and gone, but at Gamescom, Ys net revealed the final release date in a new trailer. The third entry in the Shenmue series will be released on the PlayStation 4 and PC August 27 across the globe. Before, the franchise has had staggered releases – with the second game’s infamous cancellation on the Dreamcast and eventual release on the original Xbox for North American players. Beyond this announcement, it’s a great day for Shenmue fans as Shenmue I and II have been released on the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC via Steam as well.