After months of speculation, Resident Evil 4 Remake is finally official after Capcom announced its release date and released a movie trailer at the Sony State of Play event in June 2, 2022. Find out all about it here.
Next year’s remake will take players back to the life of Leon S. Kennedy in a 2005 RE4 title story. Leon infiltrates a terrifying Spanish village to find Ashley, the president’s daughter. who had been abducted.
During his journey, he learns that the village is being taken over by a cult and that the inhabitants are infected with “Las Plagas”. The story is extremely intriguing. And this time, the visual and sound effects will be at the next level.
Capcom also unveiled the first trailer for Resident Evil 4 Remake, which revealed the first look at the upcoming title. It was the perfect short video to tease the players and make everyone happy, showing some visions of the iconic locations from the original title.
What is the release date for Resident Evil 4 Remake?
Capcom has confirmed the release date for Resident Evil 4 Remake via the trailer premiered on the Sony PlayStation State of Play live stream. The reimagined version of Resident Evil 4 from 2005 will come next year March 24, 2023.
According to previous leaks, the game has been in development since 2018, and reports of it began to appear in 2020. Initially, it appears to have been run by the M-Two studio in Osaka. Later, Capcom Division 1, OG behind the RE series took control.
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Edvin Edso, Capcom’s promotional producer, wrote in a post on the PlayStation blog: “We’re excited to finally be able to talk about Resident Evil 4!”
He added, “Resident Evil 4 is a remake of Resident Evil 4 from 2005. When it first appeared, Resident Evil 4 revolutionized the Resident Evil franchise with its new style of play that combines action, shooting, and resource management, later setting the standard. for the future. Resident Evil titles. ”
On what platforms will RE4 Remake be available?
The upcoming Resident Evil 4 Remake will be available on PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X and S and on PC at launch. Not yet announced for the latest generation consoles (PS4 and Xbox One).
Sony and Capcom have also announced that RE4 Remake will support PSVR2. It is currently under development and we do not know if it will be available for release.
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The next game will feature “truly new generation images, modernized gameplay and a reimagined and deeper story, while faithfully preserving the essence and preserving the heritage of the original“, Capcom wrote in the blog post.
Earlier, the studio also announced support for PSVR2 for Resident Evil: Village DLC. However, no information is available yet on its release date.
Resident Evil 4 Movie Remake Trailer First look
Sony and Capcom also unveiled the first movie trailer for Resident Evil 4 Remake filmed on PlayStation 5. The latest trailer provided a solid look at what’s next in the “reimagined” version of the original RE4 title.
It shows the favorite of the fans, Leon S. Kennedy, going on a mission to rescue the daughter of the American president Ashley in emblematic locations such as the famous village about which the players already know a lot.
We also see Ashley and Mendez in the trailer, who are the other characters who return. Ada Wong, the star of the special secondary content of the original Resident Evil 4, was also featured in the trailer. It will be interesting to see if he will play an important role this time.
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The RE4 Remake trailer also confirms that fans will be witnessing the most iconic scenes from the original game in the upcoming remake. This includes meeting on the lake, memorable village fight at the beginning of the trip, and more. The game seems to have a darker tone this time, with improved graphics and mechanics.
Resident Evil 4 Remake story and game details
Resident Evil 4 Remake will follow the same story from the original Resident Evil 4 from 2005, but in a reimagined way. There will be a number of new elements along with the well-known ones.
Leon S. Kennedywho is now a veteran survivor after the events of Resident Evil 2, will go to a Spanish village to save the daughter of the US President, Ashley Graham.
During his journey, he learns that the village has been taken over by a dangerous cult, and the villagers have been infected by something called Las Plagas. Leon must avoid the terrifying creatures, join his allies to fight the enemies, and finally complete the mission.
The game mode will be in the third person perspective (TPP), just like the original title. However, a trusted leaker suggested that the game will follow the “semi-open” concept this time. We will have more details about the game in the coming days.
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