Capcom gave a fitting closing to the October 21 Resident Evil Showcase by showing the first gameplay video of the Resident Evil 4 remakegame that had presented itself at the Stat of Play last June with a simple teaser trailer.
Presented by producer Yoshiaki Hirabayashi, the gameplay video of the Resident Evil 4 remake brought us back in the role of Leon Scott Kennedy, sent by the secret services to a rural Spanish village, El Pueblo, to save Ashley Graham, the daughter of the president of the United States. of America. Here, unfortunately, he runs into Los Ganados, people prey to wild and primitive instincts infected with a parasite known as Las Plagas.
The footage, which you can admire at the top of this news, highlights both the obvious graphical improvementsand the modernization interventions carried out by Capcom, which nevertheless has chosen to preserve and pay homage to the original 2005. “We think this game will offer a new experience, with a sense of familiarity if you’ve played the original, that newbies and veterans alike will enjoy.”
The Ganado will attack the protagonist in new ways and with a greater variety of ways, while Leon can react with new moves, such as the knife parry. As in the original, the management of the briefcase will be decisive, but in this game it will also be possible to create ammunition and other objects. The Merchant is back, of course, who will sell weapons and equipment, as well as offer an unprecedented exchange mechanic.
The launch of the Resident Evil 4 remake, remember, is set for on March 23, 2023 on PlayStation 4 and PS5 in two different editions, Standard e Deluxe Edition.