It’s a nice video about not only the sequel’s development, but also entertainment in general.

Shenmue III is set to release sometime at the end of the current year. Meanwhile, developer diaries are being released and the latest one focuses heavily on story building:

If you want to get a small glimpse at what to expect from Shenmue III narrative-wise, you should definitely spare five minutes for the video embedded above. The game’s director, Yu Suzuki, has some interesting observations not only about how games need to keep the player’s attention, but also how the process has changed in the cinema.

Shenmue III is developed with the usage of Unreal Engine 4 and is expected to release this year on PC and PlayStation 4.