Resident Evil Series News


Resident Evil 6 expected to sell 7M

By Steve Watts, May 11, 2012 8:30am PDT

Capcom expects to sell 7 million copies of Resident Evil 6, the company revealed in its financial forecast. It will be targeting western markets in the upcoming year, particularly North America.


"But most likely due to Resident Evil 4, everyone had high expectations. I don't think we can say ..."

- JeanLucAwesome see all 22 comments

Resident Evil 6 DLC to add new Mercenaries maps

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 12, 2012 1:30pm PDT

Resident Evil 6 may not be out until October, but it is a Capcom production--so of course it's not too early to talk about DLC.


"Yeah, it makes me feel (rightfully so, I believe) that I missing content."

- AndrewYoon see all 5 comments

Resident Evil 6 trailer released, date moved up

By Steve Watts, Apr 10, 2012 6:45am PDT

A leaked Resident Evil 6 trailer from the upcoming Captivate 2012 event slaps a new release date on the game: October 2, 2012.


"How can Leon successfully wrestle with Chris. He must weigh like 150KG. "

- millakazuya see all 4 comments

Resident Evil needs to continue down action path, says Capcom producer

By Steve Watts, Mar 23, 2012 10:30am PDT

A Capcom producer has said that moving in an action-oriented direction is important for the main Resident Evil series games, but suggests that side projects like Revelations for 3DS can do more to capture the classic style.


"Many huge Japanese publishers are getting stuck in a rut, thinking they have to westernize and ..."

- the archvile see all 11 comments

Resident Evil: ORC getting free DLC in April

By Steve Watts, Mar 15, 2012 1:30pm PDT

Capcom is releasing a free Spec Ops mission for Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City on April 10.


Resident Evil Chronicles HD coming to PS3 this June

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 13, 2012 9:45am PDT

The Umbrella Chronicles and Darkside Chronicles are coming to the PS3 in one package, titled the "Resident Evil Chronicles: HD Collection." The bundle will be available for download via the PlayStation Network this June.


Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City has Xbox 360-exclusive DLC

By Steve Watts, Mar 05, 2012 9:45am PST

Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City will get 360-exclusive launch day DLC, which adds a new competitive multiplayer mode.


"wow that footage looks ugly. Crappy stitled animations, low-quality textures and coverbased ..."

- Vogerl see all 9 comments

Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City on PS3 and Xbox in March, PC in May

By Steve Watts, Feb 24, 2012 10:30am PST

Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City will release on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 on March 20, then on PC on May 18.


"Let me just say, thank God the female has a plunging neckline. "

- Hashi see all 3 comments

Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City 'a world of ifs,' says Capcom

By Steve Watts, Feb 06, 2012 3:45pm PST

Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City takes place loosely between RE2 and RE3, but producer Masachika Kawata explains why fans shouldn't worry too much about the timeline.


Resident Evil: Revelations review

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 06, 2012 8:00am PST

Our Resident Evil: Revelations review looks at the first first 3DS entry for the series with a tale that takes place between Resident Evil 4 and 5 on an abandoned cruise ship and snow peaks in the mountains.


"The quick-turn feature is still in and you'll be using it a lot for the boss fights. The AI is ..."

- OzzieMejia see all 13 comments

Resident Evil 6 demo included with Dragon's Dogma

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 31, 2012 7:30am PST

If you want to get early access to Resident Evil 6 demo, you'll have to shell out for another Capcom game. The Xbox 360 version of Dragon's Dogma will include early access to the RE6 demo, Capcom has announced.


"Btw I am super pissed about this --> "no PC version of Dragon's Dogma""

- valcan_s see all 3 comments

Resident Evil: Revelations drops back down to $40

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 27, 2012 3:30pm PST

Likely succumbing to fan demand, Capcom has announced a new price point for Resident Evil Revelations: a standard $39.99, instead of the previously-announced $50.


"This attitude is why these companies are able to get away with this bullshit in the first place. ..."

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Resident Evil: Revelations has non-chronological, episodic story

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 24, 2012 12:15pm PST

Resident Evil: Revelations is shaping up to be a "full" Resident Evil experience. But, how do you make an hours-long adventure accessible for on-the-go play? Make it an episodic adventure.


"Hey, the volcanic ending in RE5 was awesome! Chris punches a boulder! What more do you want?"

- SonicWang see all 2 comments

Report: Resident Evil 6 features 6 player online co-op, 8 player multiplayer

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 23, 2012 7:30am PST

While Resident Evil 6 has only just been announced, eagle-eyed fans are scouring the Internet for any new bits of information they can find. Co-op will be returning--but it may be much more ambitious than what RE5 offered.


"Maybe, but due to RE4's popularity and the RE name in general. Of course, RE4 was one of the ..."

- David Craddock see all 17 comments

Resident Evil 6 trailer breakdown

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 20, 2012 10:00am PST

The three-minute long trailer was loaded, and we couldn't help but notice a number of key enhancements to the gameplay. It seems Capcom has fully embraced an action-oriented control scheme, with fleshed-out cover mechanics and more.


"Resident evil 4 rocked ! 5......it was ok, but 6 looks really good.can't wait."

- zomiehunter see all 7 comments