After months of rumors and hearings, Resident evil 8 It has finally been confirmed and is coming to PlayStation 5 next year. The game was officially announced by Capcom and Sony during the big PS5 reveal program. Officially titled Resident Evil Village, A trailer has been released that shows the next chapter in the long-lived horror video game series.
The trailer reveals that the Resident Evil franchise has a setting unlike what we’ve seen in previous entries. The setting, as the title suggests, is in a remote village, far from the boundaries of Racon City or Spencer’s mansion. The whole story opens with a rather grisly anecdote before the story penetrates the flesh. Plenty of action, snow-capped landscapes and one especially beasting towards the end of the footage.
Resident evil 8 Resident Evil 7 takes place a few years after the events of Biohazard, which saw Ethan Winters traveling in Louisa to search for his missing wife, Mia. We are happily living with the couple and putting their shared nightmares behind them from the baker’s garden home. PlayStation released a description of the game’s story, which reads as follows.
“Finally able to move on from those horror, Ethan’s world suddenly crashes once again when Chris Redfield, an unexpected yet familiar face makes an appearance, setting up a series of events, which A distraught Ethan seeks an answer to Chris’ shocking actions … and is eventually found in a mysterious village. In contrast to the cramped corridors of Baker Mansion in Resident Evil 7, the fear of dark corners is replaced with concern for the unknown Gone is because Ethan has discovered the answer to rotting buildings among snow-covered buildings. Trees. “
Another important reveal made by Sony and Capcom is that this entry will return to first-person perspective. Most games in the series use a third-person POV during gameplay. Biohazard Serving as a departure. Capcom felt that it was good enough to keep going in the sequel.
This comes at an interesting time for the franchise overall. A live-action series based on the video game works and leads to Netflix. A reboot of the films is also with the works mortal Kombat Screenwriter Greg Russo wrote a new take on the franchise. Now fans have a new game in the future as well as the far future.
It has not yet been revealed whether the game will also make its way to Xbox and / or PC, but it is highly likely. The Nintendo Switch seems like a long shot, though. As for a release date, Resident Evil Village It is set to release sometime in 2021 but no firm date has been revealed yet. Be sure to check out the new PlayStation YouTube channel trailer for yourself.
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