Last week, we had a lot of announcements related to the license resident Evilwith on one side the remake of Resident Evil 4 and mainly on the other Resident Evil Village Gold Edition. The wait for new features for this last episode will not have been long since they land this Friday on PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One and PC (Steam). If you already own the base game, you will have to opt for I’Extension Winters costing €19.99thus adding the possibility of playing in third person view throughout the scenario, new playable characters in the mode mercenaries and a DLCs scripted concluding the saga of the small family started in RE7, The Shadows of Rose.
If the launch trailer isn’t enough for you, here’s something to refresh your memory or get you up to speed:
Third person view
Players can now choose to walk through the game’s main campaign in first-person view for maximum immersion, like when it was originally released, or in “third-person view”, to enjoy all the animations added to Ethan Winters as he traverses. horror of the Village and its surroundings.
Additional chapter “The Shadows of Rose”
Set 16 years after the events of the main story, “Shadows of Rose” continues and closes the saga of the Winters family. In the grip of certain difficulties due to her condition, Rose Winters plunges into a realm of consciousness in search of a cure for her very troublesome powers. She will have to face her fears in this world of nightmares, using her strange abilities to escape and defeat the never-before-seen enemies and other threats that seek to drag her into darkness.
Additional Content “Mercenaries – New Missions”
Scoring enthusiasts will also benefit from new playable characters in the “Mercenaries” mode. Ethan Winters is indeed joined there by the legendary BSAA agent Chris Redfield, Lord Karl Heisenberg and Countess Alcina Dimitrescu. Once they enter the fray, they will unleash the devastating fists of Chris, the magnetic gifts of Heisenberg and the supernatural abilities of Lady Dimitrescu. Each character has their own set of attributes and strengths that will help them navigate their way through enemies in this enhanced mode which also includes new encounter areas and balance tweaks.
Otherwise, Resident Evil Re:Verse is also out on PS4, Xbox One and PC, obviously playable on the new consoles of sony and Microsoftall for free if you own a copy of this eighth numbered episode.
And if you own a Switch, RE Village is now available in a Cloud Version on theeShop at the price of 39.99 €but it will be necessary to wait until December 2 before being able to discover the Winters’ Expansion on this platform. A Mac version was also released this Friday, if you ever play on that platform, but no date for additional content is known at this time.
Resident Evil Village Gold Edition is sold for €49.99 on Amazon.