Shenmue 3 rides on Shenmue 2

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Reports emerging today suggest that the continuation of the Shenmue series, which has developed quite a devoted following since the Dreamcast original, will depend upon the success of Shenmue 2, which will be released on the Xbox shortly. This news follows disappointing sales results in Japan, with Sega now relying on success in Europe and North America to ensure the viability of the critically acclaimed RPG.
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