The first major downloadable content for Shenmue III, “Battle Rally,” will launch on January 21 for $7.99 / £6.49 / €7.99, publisher Deep Silver and developer Ys Net announced.
The add-on will be available to purchase via the PlayStation Store and Epic Games Store. Users who have purchased the “Complete DLC Collection” will automatically gain access to the content on release day.
Here is an overview of “Battle Rally,” via Deep Silver:
“Battle Rally” offers fresh gaming activities in a race unlike any other, as contestants engage in head-to-head battles whilst racing their way through the course.
Furthermore, for the first time in Shenmue III players will have the chance to step into the shoes of another protagonist! In addition to playing the hero of our story Ryo Hazuki, players can also choose the treasure-seeking Wuying Ren, and making her first appearance in this game, Ryo’s sparring partner, Wei Zhen.
Cross the finish line in first place to win some truly awesome items!”
Shenmue III is available now for PlayStation 4 and PC via the Epic Games Store.