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Resident Evil HD Remaster Breaks Digital Sales Records

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“Resident Evil” is an iconic game of the horror video game generated recently Capcom released the HD remastered version of the game to the delight of gamers everywhere. The title launched in late January 2015  and is already breaking records for digital downloads.

“Resident Evil” HD Remastered is the fastest selling digital game for Capcom and continues to have extremely high performance sales in North America and Europe. On the day of release, the title became the fastest-selling day one digital release for the company on the Playstation Network. It also became the best-selling game of the month.

Producer Yoshiaki Hirabayashi said,

“It’s been great to see so many positive comments from fans that have enjoyed this new release. The team here at Capcom Japan have worked hard to bring the game to the latest generation of consoles and we are thrilled at this news on its performance.”

The Resident Evil franchise first launched in 1996 and became a leading series for the company and for survival/horror genre. The game is now available across Xbox 360, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, and PC for $20.

Gameplay Videos Released for Resident Evil Revelations 2

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Capcom has officially released two new gameplay videos for the highly anticipated “Resident Evil Revelations 2.” The videos reveal much more about the game’s enemies that players will face –  the Orthrus and the Sploder. You can watch the videos below!

Also released is a new chart detailing the individual episodes and when players will be able to download each installment of the game, which varies from system to system.

“Resident Evil Revelations 2” sees the return of fan favorite character, Claire Redfield, the survivor of the Raccoon City incident depicted in previous “Resident Evil” games. Claire now works for the anti-bioterrorism organization Terra Save. Moira Burton, is attending her welcome party for Terra Save when unknown armed forces storm the office. Claire and Moira are knocked unconscious and awaken later to find themselves in a dark and abandoned detention facility. Working together, they must find out who took them and to what sinister end. With the terrifying Afflicted enemies waiting around every dark corner, players will need to use their ammo and weapon supply wisely, in classic survival horror style. Will Claire and Moira make it out alive and discover what’s led to them being taken to this remote island? Who else will they come across? A story of twists and turns will have players guessing the next step at every turn.

The  game will release as digital episodes at $5.99 each beginning February 24 with episodes 2, 3 and 4 to follow on a weekly release pattern. In addition, a full retail box set will debut in March featuring all four episodes as well as to two additional spin-off episodes, alternate costumes for the characters, and several new characters for RAID mode.

Watch the gameplay videos below:

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The Opening Cinematic for Resident Evil Revelations 2 Revealed

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Capcom has officially debuted the opening cinematic sequence for the upcoming game, “Resident Evil Revelations 2.” In the game we see the return of Claire Redfield, the beloved fan favorite character and survivor of the Raccoon City incident depicted in previous “Resident Evil” games.

In the game, Claire works for the anti-bioterrorism organization Terra Save. Moira Burton, is attending her welcome party for Terra Save when unknown armed forces storm the office. Claire and Moira are knocked unconscious and awaken later to find themselves in a dark and abandoned detention facility. Working together, they must find out who took them and to what sinister end. With the terrifying Afflicted enemies waiting around every dark corner, players will need to use their ammo and weapon supply wisely, in classic survival horror style. Will Claire and Moira make it out alive and discover what’s led to them being taken to this remote island? Who else will they come across? A story of twists and turns will have players guessing the next step at every turn.

“Resident Evil Revelations 2” will release in episodic format for $5.99 each. The first episode will debut on February 17 with episodes 2, 3 and 4 to follow on a weekly release pattern. In addition, a full retail box set will debut in March featuring all four episodes as well as to two additional spin-off episodes, alternate costumes for the characters, and several new characters for RAID mode.

You can watch the cinematic sequence opening below:

 

Resident Evil 4 Ultimate HD Coming to PC

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If you thought “Resident Evil 4” was over, you were wrong. You might remember that the fourth installment in the franchise was the most successful and most popular. Now, Capcom has officially announced that “Resident Evil 4” will be re-released in HD.

The news was announced earlier today. The HD version will be released for PC as a digital download on Steam as well as in retail stores in Europe beginning February 28, 2014 for $19.99/€19.99.

“Resident Evil 4 HD” will be available for the first time in a smooth 60 frames per second giving it the highest visual fidelity ever.

The story follows the U.S. government special agent Leon S. Kennedy, who is sent on a mission to rescue Ashley Graham, the U.S. President’s daughter, who has been kidnapped by a sinister cult. Traveling to a remote rural area of Europe, Leon fights hordes of violent villagers and mutated monsters, and reunites with the mysterious spy Ada Wong. The game pioneered and popularized the “over the shoulder” third-person view perspective in video games.