Finally the release date of the new Resident Evil Village, the eighth installment of one of the most popular survival horror sagas in the world.
Capcom made a special presentation this Thursday to show a new trailer of Resident Evil 8, in addition to a first video with official gameplay and other details regarding the launch of the game.
In fact, the biggest surprise from the Japanese developer was that Resident Evil Village It will not only be available on the consoles of the new generation, but also on those of the past, so we can enjoy it in Playstation 4 and Xbox One.
The new title of Capcom It will be available on May 7 worldwide, and you can pre-order it from this moment through the official website of RE VIII.
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Ethan Winters returns as protagonist of Resident Evil
The new game in the franchise will be a direct sequel to resident Evil VII, in which we had Ethan winters as the main character. Although not much information about the story was revealed, the trailer did let us know that we will be re-taking control of Ethan, who travels to a gloomy castle to rescue his son.
Village It will once again show a first-person perspective, focusing more on horror and survival like its predecessor, putting aside the action of the previous games and introducing new enemies that seem to have a close relationship with those of the past game.
Additionally, it will introduce a character named ‘The Duke‘, who will be in charge of selling merchant-style weapons in Resident Evil 4.
RE: Verse is the new multiplayer of the saga
In the special presentation of Capcom, the title of the new multiplayer of the saga was also confirmed, which will be available in a beta version starting next week for registered users.
This new title is named after RE: See and features iconic characters from the franchise in a battle royale to celebrate the 25th anniversary of resident Evil.
So, we will see Leon S. Kennedy facing Claire redfield, or Jill valentine against Ada Wong, or how about your own nemesis versus Jack Baker. Without a doubt they are duels that we might never have imagined.