Funding Shenmue three received’t web you every part the sport has to supply.
Shenmue three can’t steer clear of controversy. After placating disgruntled PC followers over the sport’s Epic Retailer exclusivity, Ys Web has as soon as once more riled up its viewers. This time, it’s over unique and post-launch content material.
As backer Antonio Miranda posted beneath the sport’s newest replace, the Shenmue three staff has confirmed that backers must purchase their very own extra content material.
“Commonplace and deluxe variations launched by means of retail gross sales are usually not affiliated with the crowdfunding marketing campaign,” Ys Web instructed Miranda, “so won’t be included with backer pledges. They are going to be accessible on the market individually.”
Granted, the overwhelming majority of backers chipped in at lower than $60 a pop. That’s solely actually sufficient for the complete version, and deluxe variations have been by no means offered in the course of the marketing campaign.
Nevertheless it’s being seen as yet one more knock towards a recreation that’s been shrouded in controversy since day one.
There may be extra content material unique to Kickstarter and Slacker backer editions. However with some retailers additionally bundling unique content material, it seems prefer it’ll be unimaginable to acquire a 100% “content material full” version of the long-awaited sequel.