Resident Evil Series News


Resident Evil 6 sales expected to 'fall short'

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 19, 2012 11:00am PST

Capcom has sharply revised its earnings forecast for the fiscal year ending in March due to "weakened" sales of Resident Evil 6.


"The name "Resident Evil" sucks anyway. They should have kept the original name. Biohazard."

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Resident Evil 6 coming to PC on March 22

By Steve Watts, Dec 17, 2012 10:00am PST

Resident Evil 6's PC version is coming March 22, and will pack all prior console title updates for the game.


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Resident Evil 6 DLC coming to Xbox 360 on December 18

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 04, 2012 4:33pm PST

The "first wave" of DLC for Resident Evil 6 will be available on Xbox 360 on December 18th.


"Survivors looks like a chaotic mess, and Predator seems like it would be kind of lame without ..."

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Resident Evil 5 joins PlayStation Plus Instant Game Collection

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 05, 2012 9:45am PST

Resident Evil 5: Gold Edition will be available for PlayStation Plus members starting tomorrow.


"LoL, no it's completely my fault. I'm still a little new to the PSN and read the article just ..."

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Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City continues to boost Capcom

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 31, 2012 10:00am PDT

You'd think that the recent release of Resident Evil 6 would have slowed down sales of Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City. Nope.


"Kinda reminds me of the negativity surrounding the Ratchet and Clank coop game, the complaint ..."

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Resident Evil 6 patch adds adjustable camera

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 24, 2012 10:10am PDT

While Resident Evil 6 has already sold millions of copies, Capcom isn't ignoring criticism. In fact, an upcoming patch promises to fix the game's problematic camera by adding a wider camera option.


"Damn, December for Ada coop patch? Lol I kept looking to see if it was this week. Fuck it I'm ..."

- k1ld0r see all 4 comments

Resident Evil 6 gets No Hope difficulty, Ada Wong co-op DLC for free

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 10, 2012 4:30pm PDT

Yes, Resident Evil 6 has some DLC tucked away on-disc. But, Capcom is making that content available for free next week.


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Resident Evil 6 director talks about making 'horror entertainment' with 'global appeal'

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 08, 2012 4:30pm PDT

It's clear that Resident Evil 6's shortcomings come from misguided direction. Producer Yoshiaki Hirabayashi admitted that the game wasn't necessarily to create a horror game.


"if the pc port is decent I'll be tempted to pick it up. in the mood for this type of game. the ..."

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Resident Evil 6 on-disc DLC necessary for 'technical reasons'

By Steve Watts, Oct 08, 2012 12:00pm PDT

A new difficulty mode is contained on the Resident Evil 6 disc, which Capcom says was necessary for "technical reasons."


"If the game is amazing then sure, why not have it on the disc? If the game is fucking horrible ..."

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Capcom ships 4.5 million copies of Resident Evil 6

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 04, 2012 4:00pm PDT

It may not be the most well-liked Resident Evil game ever, but it certainly will be one of the most plentiful. Capcom has shipped 4.5 million copies of Resident Evil 6 to retailers.


"I like Capcom and I like them even more after Dragon's Dogma... but in a way I hope they truly ..."

- Gwyndion see all 19 comments

Resident Evil 6 bug affects downloaded PS3 copies of the game

By Steve Watts, Oct 03, 2012 4:30pm PDT

A bug caused by a conflict with a day one patch was impacting the PSN Store digital version of Resident Evil 6, but Sony claims the patch has been fixed and recommends users re-download the file.


"Shipped don't mean sold, honey. Still, I expect it to still sell pretty high since the ..."

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Capcom: 'Mass-market appeal' drove Resident Evil 6's new direction

By Steve Watts, Oct 02, 2012 10:00am PDT

The executive producer, director, and producer of Resident Evil 6 talk about the tricky balancing act between making the series more mainstream and retaining its identity for the fans.


"Cant agree with all these RE HEADS. I bought and played all the Resident Evil games and the ..."

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Capcom aiming to avoid PC port missteps with Resident Evil 6

By Steve Watts, Sep 19, 2012 12:30pm PDT

Resident Evil 6's PC version is coming well after the consoles, and Capcom says the move is intentional to have a solid codebase and avoid port issues.


"Capcom's pc ports in the MT framework era have been pretty good. DMC4 is easily the best version ..."

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Resident Evil 6 getting three post-launch multiplayer modes

By Steve Watts, Sep 11, 2012 1:00pm PDT

Capcom has detailed three more multiplayer modes coming to Resident Evil 6 after launch, each using maps from the Mercenaries mode.


Resident Evil 6 preview: understanding disappointment

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 11, 2012 11:30am PDT

After playing through nearly the first half of Resident Evil 6, I'm disparaged to say that the game has not gotten any better. But, at least now I know exactly why the game is so flawed.


"I actually enjoyed RE5 but the lack of atmosphere made it less than stellar."

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