Experience survival horror like never before in Resident Evil Village, which will utilize the power of PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X to elevate each desperate fight to survive by showcasing the most realistic and terrifying graphics to date. The all-new title is the eighth major installment in the storied Resident Evil franchise, which established the survival horror genre nearly 25 years ago.
Set a few years after the horrifying events in the critically acclaimed Resident Evil 7 biohazard, the all-new storyline begins with Ethan Winters and his wife Mia living peacefully in a new location, free from their past nightmares. Just as they are building their new life together, tragedy befalls them once again. Chris Redfield, the legendary hero from the Resident Evil series, is reacquainted with the couple and horribly disrupts their life, spiraling Ethan into chaos.
A devastated Ethan finds himself in a remote snow-capped village seeking answers after being thrown into an entirely new nightmare.
- A new chapter in the Resident Evil storyline this eighth major instalment in TH E flagship Resident Evil series continues the story from the critically acclaimed Resident Evil 7 biohazard. With the return of popular features and introduction of new elements, survival horror has never been so intense.
- latest console technology RE engine paired Wi TH new technologies available V ie PlayStation 5 and Xbox series x |S deliver S Hyper detailed G graphics, advanced immersive audio and little to no load times, bringing the shadowy village and its evocative residents to life in first person perspective.
- popular Resident Evil features fans might recognize new features In Resident Evil village that are nods to previous Resident Evil games including a merchant dubbed “the Duke” Who allows players to purchase and sell items, buy recipes for crafting consumables, and customize weapons.
- familiar faces and new foes Resident Evil series Chris RE Redfield returns under a shroud of seemingly sinister motives. Ethan will also encounter a host of new adver saries inhabiting the enigmatic village, all with their own distinctive ways of attacking
- Evolution of combat in addition to engaging and attacking enemies, Ethan can also now guard against incoming attacks, or kick enemies away To buy time for his next move, requiring players to further strategize the best approach for Surviving the many challenges ahead.
- 25 TH Anniversary celebration bonus as a thank you to fans, Resident Evil village will include access to a free multiplayer experi EN CE titled Resident Evil RE: verse, coming to PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC. An all Star cast of fan F favorite Resident Evil characters face off in four to six player death match battles in iconic series locat ions.
- play across generations Resident Evil village will be eligible to upgrade from PlayStation 4 to the digital PlayStation 5 version and will support smart delivery for Xbox series x|s and Xbox One consoles