As agreed, this Thursday a special broadcast was held about Resident Evil Village, the newest game in this popular series of Capcom.
The company shared a good amount of information, but also revealed that from this day it is possible to download an exclusive demo of this adventure on the Playstation 5. This is known as Maiden, and the protagonist is someone different from the one corresponding to this new title.
Maiden is a PS5 exclusive Resident Evil Village demo
That is, of Ethan winters, and according to the producer Peter fabiano, the main character of the trial version is ‘Maiden’. This is separate from the main game, and does not include combat.
Neither is the new attack blocking system shown in the presentation. The idea behind this one is to give players a ‘taste’ of what the full title will offer. It is just a preview of what many will enjoy when it goes on sale.
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‘We hope players get a real feel for the visuals and audio as they take the Maiden on her journey to find a way out of the castle.’commented Fabian when talking about the demo of Resident Evil Village.
It should be noted that this trial version is only one of two that will be available. The other should be available in the spring. Unlike the aforementioned, it will not be exclusive to the newest platform Sony.
There will be another trial version for more systems
In the plot of this version, the Maiden (or Maid) must escape from his prison. According Peter fabiano, the story of her and Winters they take place at different times, so they do not ‘apparently’ intertwine.
The producer explained in the Blog of PlayStation ‘Maiden was originally designed as a visual demo that let you explore the interior of Dimitrescu Castle, but it evolved to include a short story and puzzle solving.’.
Although it takes place in a different time, the demo of Resident Evil Village it does take place in a location that players should be familiar with.
Apparently, those who play Maiden and the full title will realize the links that exist between the two. So if you have a PS5, it does not hurt to download it. The full game will be released on May 7, 2021. It will be released on this system and on PS4, Xbox One, Xbox Series X | S and Pc.