Experience survival horror like never before inResident Evil Village, the eighth major instalment in the genre-definingResident Evilfranchise. Set a few years after the horrifying events in the critically acclaimedResident Evil 7 biohazard, the all-new storyline brings Ethan Winters to a remote snow-capped village filled with a diverse cast of terrifying enemies. After a devastating encounter withResident Evilseries hero Chris Redfield, Ethan pursues him in search of answers but finds himself in an entirely new nightmare.
Modern console technology paired with Capcom's proprietary RE Engine deliver a visceral experience combining pulse-pounding action with signature survival horror gameplay synonymous with theResident Evilseries. Harnessing the newest console technology,Resident Evil Villagedelivers stunning graphics and advanced technology on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S. New gameplay features harken back to fan-favourite elements from previousResident Evilgames while new mechanics offer more depth to the action during combat.
A New Chapter in theResident EvilStoryline This eighth major instalment in the flagshipResident Evilseries continues the story from the critically acclaimedResident Evil 7 biohazard. With the return of popular features and introduction of new elements, survival horror has never been so intense.
Latest Console Technology RE Engine paired with new technologies available via PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S delivers hyper-detailed graphics, advanced immersive audio and little to no load times, bringing the shadowy village and its evocative residents to life in first person perspective.
PopularResident EvilFeatures Fans might recognize new features inResident Evil Villagethat are nods to previousResident Evilgames including a merchant dubbed 'The Duke' who allows players to purchase and sell items, buy recipes for crafting consumables, and customize weapons.
Familiar Faces and New FoesResident Evilseries Chris Redfield returns under a shroud of seemingly sinister motives. Ethan will also encounter a host of new adversaries inhabiting the enigmatic village, all with their own distinctive ways of attacking.
Evolution of CombatIn addition to engaging and attacking enemies, Ethan can also now guard against incoming attacks, or kick enemies away to buy time for his next move, requiring players to further strategize the best approach for surviving the many challenges ahead.
25thAnniversary Celebration BonusAs a thank you to fans,Resident Evil Villagewill include access to a free multiplayer experience titledResident Evil Re: Verse, coming to PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC. An all-star cast of fan-favouriteResident Evilcharacters face off in four to six-player deathmatch battles in iconic series locations.
Play Across GenerationsResident Evil Villagewill be eligible to upgrade from PlayStation 4 to the digital PlayStation 5 version and will support Smart Delivery for Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One consoles.