Shenmue 3 walkthrough and guide to the long-awaited PS4, PC sequel

Our in-progress walkthrough and guide to the Guilin stage of Ryo's journey.

Shenmue 3 - the sequel even the most die hard of fans would have assumed would never happen - has finally arrived on PS4 and PC.

Though it comes to modern platforms and is powered by a different, more modern engine, this is Shenmue through and through - whether it's pestering villagers or searching through drawers for clues, to playing games of Lucky Hit and completing your capsule toy collection to kill time.

Our in-progress Shenmue 3 walkthrough can help you continue Ryo Hazuki's journey through Guilin as he hunts down his father's killer and solves the mystery of the Phoenix Mirror along the way.

Shenmue 3 walkthrough

Though there are multiple ways to complete a given objective - whether it's the search for a person, a strange object or a location - the game's story unfolds in a linear way and in the following order:

Bailu Village

More coming soon!


Other Shenmue 3 guides

Here's our other Shenmue 3 guides that can help with other aspects of the game:


System explainers and tips


Though they haven't tested the full version yet, it might be worth watching Digital Foundry's assessment of the sequel's backer demo:

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