At long last, Resident Evil 8: Village has been revealed after numerous leaks and rumors have led up to this moment. Sony revealed the next step for the Resident Evil franchise with a haunting new trailer that showed off new and familiar faces, with a much darker twist.
Our first look at the next step for the Resident Evil franchise shares the tone of the journey and how players will be taking on the role of Ethan Winters. The new trailer opened up in a snowy wasteland plagued by werewolves and shared a sneak peek at the many characters players will encounter.
The PS5 reveal also shared that we have another returning face making a comeback: Chris Redfield. Redfield has been a star throughout Resident Evil history, so seeing him once more is a special treat for long-time fans.
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This was one of many new reveals that went down during the PlayStation showcase this week, including our first look at the upcoming Horizon Zero Dawn sequel, the long-awaited Demon’s Souls remake, and so much more! Take a peek at just a few of the news stories we’ve covered from the folks over at Sony:
- Spider-Man Miles Morales Sequel Announced for PlayStation 5
- Horizon Forbidden West Officially Announced for PlayStation 5
- Demon Soul’s Remake Officially Announced For PS5
- PS5 Console Officially Revealed
What are your thoughts on the PlayStation 5 showcase this week? Did you get to see what you were hoping for? Sound off with your thoughts over on Twitter @PrimaGames, we’d love to hear what your thoughts are about the future of Resident Evil with Village!