PSA: Resident Evil HD Remake available to pre-load

Capcom's newest Remaster is now available for pre-load on select systems.

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Good news for those looking to relive the horror of Resident Evil. You can do so with the newly Remastered edition which releases on January 20 for $20 on PC, PS4, PS3, Xbox One, and Xbox 360. The even better news is that players who purchase the new version on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Steam are now able to pre-load. It's worth remembering that the PS3 and PS4 versions of the game are cross-buy for anyone who preorders.

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    January 8, 2015 12:30 PM

    Josh Hawkins posted a new article, PSA: Resident Evil HD Remake available to pre-load

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      January 8, 2015 2:05 PM

      Anyone picking this up?

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        January 8, 2015 2:22 PM

        Absolutely. One of the best survival horror games of all time.

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          January 8, 2015 2:25 PM

          I'd like to see the credits say "With Special thanks : Alone in the Dark, yeah ok you guys were first and we aped some shit"

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        January 8, 2015 2:29 PM

        Heck yeah I'm picking this up on PS4.

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        January 8, 2015 2:31 PM

        The only Resident Evil I have ever played was 5 so yeah. It is one of those series I would like to play through when I have time.

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        January 8, 2015 2:33 PM

        How are the controls? I never played more than a couple of hours because I hated the save system and controls. In fact, I've only finished RE4. Played a good deal of Code Veronica, too.

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          January 8, 2015 2:45 PM

          Battling with the controls is what makes this game survival horror.

          But seriously, the game has tremendous atmosphere. Still the only time I've ever panicked in a video game.

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          January 8, 2015 3:33 PM

          Capcom added real-3D controls: press the stick in a direction and you'll go in that direction.

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        January 8, 2015 6:28 PM

        Already pre-loaded :OOO

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          January 8, 2015 6:30 PM

          Hey Josh, I only bumped this because I felt sorry for the news post, it was sitting down on page 3, with no interest, I couldn't give 2 shits about Resident Evil :( but some people do so I guess I made some people happy finding that coupon code

          Alone in the Dark 4 Life!

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            January 8, 2015 11:34 PM

            It's okay. I still love you... kind of.

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              January 8, 2015 11:43 PM

              I literally just generated 0.00000001c revenue for shacknews, your next pay cheque, you know who to thank, YO

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        January 8, 2015 10:58 PM

        Yes for sure.

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      January 8, 2015 2:21 PM

      Resident Evil HD Remaster (Steam) is $15.60 at GMG with code HAPPYN-EWYEAR-22OFFG

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      January 8, 2015 3:07 PM

      Bought'd

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      January 9, 2015 1:32 AM

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      January 9, 2015 1:36 AM

      Tempted to pick this up to support 2, 3 and Code: Veronica get the same treatment.

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        January 9, 2015 1:37 AM

        Or as I like to call them, the good Resident Evil games.

        Never finished Zero, despised 4.

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      January 9, 2015 2:31 AM

      I hope they didn't alter the David Mamet-quality script of the original.

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      January 9, 2015 7:58 AM

      Ill skip this. Looks horrible, plus I was never a fan of the truck driving controls of the original games.

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