Resident Evil - News


  • News Oh, Joy! Second Resident Evil Netflix Trailer Sets Up the Story

    Happy pills

    You’ve probably already seen the first teaser trailer for Netflix’s adaptation of Resident Evil – it’s been viewed over one million times since debuting yesterday – but this follow-up lays out the plot a little better. As you’ll recall, New Raccoon City is an idyllic urban metropolis, and it’s seemingly powered by a new...

  • News Here's Your First Look at Netflix's Resident Evil

    The horror

    Unlike last year’s Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City, which was squarely aimed at fans of the franchise, Netflix’s adaptation has always looked set to plot a different path. And this trailer hammers that point home. Due out on 14th July, we’re introduced to New Raccoon City, a seemingly dystopian neighbourhood filled with...

  • News Delayed PS4 Multiplayer Spin-Off Resident Evil Re:Verse Re-Emerges


    It’s been eons since we last heard word about Resident Evil Re:Verse, the celebratory multiplayer spin-off that was intended to be a part of the overall Resident Evil Village package. A sequence of poorly received private beta tests saw Capcom put the project back in the oven, and we’ve barely got an update since. Originally...




  • News Capcom's Resident Evil 7: Biohazard Is Now Five Years Old

    Baker boo

    Incredibly, it’s been five years since Resident Evil 7: Biohazard released on the PlayStation 4. Despite being a numbered sequel, this game took Capcom’s classic survival horror series in a brand new direction, adopting a first-person viewpoint and a chilling storyline focused on a maniacal family known as the Bakers. The game mixed...



  • News Resident Evil Village Receiving Free DLC, Says Capcom

    Marketing spiel reveals

    Resident Evil Village will be treated to some DLC at some point in the future, but that's quite literally all we know about it. Capcom made the announcement during its best forgotten E3 2021 digital showcase with a single image, suggesting the expansion is still in the early stages of development. However, a new rep

  • News Resident Evil Village Ships Over Five Million Units

    Half of 7's sales already

    Capcom has issued another sales update for the excellent Resident Evil Village as part of an earnings call, sharing that the horror title has now shipped more than five million copies worldwide. It's the latest statistic after the Japanese publisher announced it had already shipped three million units just days after...

  • News Capcom Teasing Seven Resident Evil Reveals for Halloween

    To celebrate 25th anniversary

    In the lead up to Halloween, Capcom will have seven different Resident Evil related announcements to share in order to celebrate the series' 25th anniversary. Five of them are scheduled for the 21st and 22nd October 2021, another on 25th October 2021, and then the final one on 29th October 2021. The website for the...

  • News Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City Looks Like a Total Cheese Fest

    Itchy tasty

    Here’s your first look at Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City, the new movie starring Kaya Scodelario as Claire Redfield. Unlike the Milla Jovovich flicks, this is sticking closer to the source material, meaning there are an abundance of references to the original PlayStation game, including the iconic scene of the zombie looking...











  • News Resident Evil Village Goes All the Way with PS5 Feature Support

    The full package

    If you were worried third-party developers wouldn't commit extra resources towards taking advantage of the unique PlayStation 5 feature set, you can breathe a sigh of relief. The PlayStation Store listing for Resident Evil Village has been updated with new details, confirming the DualSense controller will be put to use alongside 3D...





  • News Resident Evil Village Is Optimised for Next-Gen with No Load Times

    More action-focused

    Resident Evil Village was only officially announced a few hours ago and Capcom has already decided to share a few more interesting details on the PlayStation 5 project. As part of a developer message, producers Tsuyoshi Kanda and Pete Fabiano explain how the title is optimised for the next generation of consoles as it takes a...

  • News Resident Evil Village Confirmed for PS5, Coming 2021

    The rumours were true

    After months of rumours and speculation, Capcom lifted the lid on Resident Evil: Village. Yes, that is the official title and it's coming to PlayStation 5 next year. It represents a major departure for the series with witchcraft, mythical monsters, and more stalkers than ever before. The trailer we've embedded above concludes...

  • News Today's Resident Evil Announcement Was a Whole Load of Nothing

    Platinum rank

    A few weeks ago, you may have seen some parts of the internet getting a little bit excited about a supposed Resident Evil announcement planned for today. Some thought the reveal was sure to be Resident Evil 8, while others made sure to keep their feet on the ground. And, well, those who fall into the latter category have once again...

  • News Resident Evil 4 Director Comments on Rumoured PS5 Remake

    As long as it turns out good

    Earlier this year, Video Games Chronicle put out a report stating that Capcom is currently in the process of remaking Resident Evil 4. It's aiming to release in 2022, meaning it is most likely a PlayStation 5 game, and has the blessing of the original game's director, Shinji Mikami. We haven't heard anything since that...