How to find and download Resident Evil 2 remake 1-Shot Demo

Having trouble downloading the new demo for the Resident Evil 2 remake? Let us help.


The new thirty-minute demo for the Resident Evil 2 remake is now available to download and players looking to dive into the brief look that Capcom has given us of the new game will need to know how to download the game if they’re looking to try it out. We’ve seen some players having trouble finding the game on their PlayStation 4s, so here’s what you need to do to find and download the Resident Evil 2 remake demo.

How to Download the Resident Evil 2 Remake Demo

If you’re having trouble finding the demo in the PlayStation Store, then you aren’t the only one. You can rest easy in knowing that, while it doesn’t appear in searches, finding the demo itself actually isn’t that difficult, if you know where to look.

The quickest way to find and download the Resident Evil 2 remake demo is to log into your PlayStation 4. From here, launch the PlayStation Store and wait for it to load up. Once it’s loaded, scroll down the list on the left-hand side of the screen until you find the Games category.

PlayStation Store Games Page
Once you select Games in the PlayStation Store, look for the Demos option on the sidebar.

Select Games and then scroll all the way down to the Demo section. Here you can find a slew of different demos currently available on the PlayStation 4, including the new 1-shot demo for the Resident Evil 2 remake. To download the demo, you’re going to need to click on it and then look for the download button on the left-hand side of the screen.

Resident Evil 2 remake download screen
Make sure to start the download once you find it in the PlayStation Store.

Once you select this button, you should be able to start installing the demo. All that’s left to do now is wait for it to finish and then dive into it. Remember that you only have one chance to play the demo, though many out there have wondered if you can replay the demo.

Now that you’ve got the demo downloaded, make sure you check out our Resident Evil 2 remake hub for some helpful strategies in navigating the demo to make sure you get the most out of it.

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