Boyes saw the Tweet and got nervous. “I was like: why did you do that?

“He’s like, ‘I always tease about Shenmue.’

Laughing about it now, Boyes recalls himself saying: “I’m like, ‘Please don’t.’”

Boyes said Sony is already talking about how their show at next year’s E3 will go. No doubt he’s already aware of more pending surprises.