Capcom, a leading global video game developer and publisher, releases today Resident Evil 4a remake of the original 2005 game of the same name. Resident Evil 4 has been reimagined for 2023, preserving the essence of the original version while leveraging Capcom’s proprietary RE engine to deliver modernized gameplay, a reimagined story, and vivid, detailed visuals. Resident Evil 4 is available now for PlayStation 5 consoles (PS5), PlayStation 4 consoles (PS4), Xbox Series X|S and PC via Steam.
In Resident Evil 4 meets Leon S. Kennedy six years after his hellish experiences in the Raccoon City biological disaster. Because of his dedication and determination, he was recruited as an agent reporting directly to the President of the United States. With experience from numerous missions, Leon is tasked with rescuing the President’s recently kidnapped daughter, Ashley Graham. Leon tracks her down to a remote European village, but after initial contact, he discovers a madness beyond reason gripping the local populace.
On their eventful escape, Leon and Ashley must traverse several dangerous environments controlled by the Los Iluminados cult. After escaping the village, their dangerous path takes them through an old castle, derelict mines and more. Each step brings them closer to new dangers, such as: Such as infected villagers, deranged cultists, and insidious enemies empowered by the parasite Las Plagas. Leon and Ashley must survive these enemies while unraveling the hidden mechanisms, mysterious puzzles and numerous mysteries scattered throughout. Those willing to postpone their escape to interact with the enigmatic merchant will also gain access to exclusive rewards in exchange for completing various tasks.
The development team didn’t just put the characters and relationships in Resident Evil 4 nuances, but also employs modern video game design techniques and state-of-the-art graphics to both faithfully reproduce and expand on the vision of the original game. The infected Ganado have new ways to attack, track, and outwit Leon with breathtaking speed and ferocity. Walking the fine line between survival and destiny, Leon’s arsenal of weapons and melee maneuvers now includes stealth, the ability to parry enemy attacks and unleash blows with his knife. The gameplay changes also place an additional emphasis on player choice. In addition to being able to buy, sell, and upgrade weapons, Leon will also be able to customize his briefcase. In addition to expanding storage, Leon can also change the color of the suitcase and attach up to three charms that grant it small in-game bonuses, such as: B. Improved healing.
One Resident Evil 4 “Deluxe Edition” is also available digitally. The Deluxe Edition includes additional game content such as costumes, weapons, a treasure map and more. The popular challenge mode “The Mercenaries” also returns as free DLC on April 7, 2023 and the development of a VR mode from Resident Evil 4 as free DLC has started.