Saturday, May 9, 2020

Poll Result: Patrons' Choice Topic for May 2020

Every month Phantom River Stone holds a poll among our patrons to choose a topic for the blog in the coming month. After tallying the votes (including accumulated votes from previous months), the the winning topic for May is...

"Izumi Takano in Shenmue II was once considered for the character model of Nozomi Harasaki".

Izumi Takano, who can be found working at the Tomato Convenience Store in Wan Chai in Shenmue II, was one of the candidate character models for Nozomi Harasaki in the first game.

We will take a look at this topic in more depth in an upcoming blog post.

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  1. you can find her model in the what's shenmue demo

    1. Thanks for your comment. Yes, it's interesting that Izumi and a couple of other characters in the What's Shenmue demo were eventually used later in Shenmue II.