Shenmue III Director Assures Character Models Temporary

Gamescom attendees were treated to a teaser trailer of Shenmue III. One of the immediate responses questioned why the characters looked so terrible. Stiff facial animations and lifeless eyes only scratch the surface of the uncanny valley that Shenmue III wrought on us. However, game director Yu Suzuki has assured fans that the character models used for the teaser are quote “largely temporary.”