Capcom is asking for suggestions on a brand new sport it has in development–interesting sufficient in itself, however the kicker is that it is particularly asking the Japanese Resident Evil group. The e-mail to Resident Evil ambassadors, which was seen and translated by Resi fansite Biohaze, informs them of a brand new “game that’s in development.”
The e-mail reads: “To all Resident Evil Ambassadors, thanks to your patronage concerning the Resident Evil collection. Today, we’re letting you recognize that we’re recruiting testers for a sport that is in improvement!
“We are enthusiastic about incorporating the suggestions of all Ambassadors into our improvement, so please learn the main points under and, if you’re enthusiastic about taking part, click on the Entry button.”
It’s unclear which sport Capcom is referring to within the e-mail. It’s potential the corporate is engaged on the subsequent mainline entry to the collection or one other remake akin to this 12 months’s Resident Evil 2 remake. However, Resident Evil 5 and 6 are being ported to Switch later this 12 months, so it might merely be these variations present process testing. It might not essentially be a Resident Evil title in any respect, in fact, although it could maybe be an odd transfer to ask the Resi group for suggestions on a non-Resi sport. GameSpot has contacted Capcom for extra info.
The most up-to-date Resi sport is the Resident Evil 2 remake, which launched in January to a constructive reception. “Resident Evil 2 is just not solely a stellar remake of the unique, nevertheless it’s additionally merely a powerful horror sport that delivers anxiety-inducing and grotesque conditions, topping among the collection’ best entries,” mentioned our critic, Alessandro Fillari.
“But above all, the remake is a powerful sport for the truth that it goes all-in on the pure survival horror expertise, confidently embracing its horrifying tone and infrequently letting up till the story’s conclusion. Though Resident Evil 2 has its roots firmly prior to now, it reworks the acquainted horrors into one thing that feels model new and all its personal.” You can learn extra in our full Resident Evil 2 remake review.