Resident Evil Announced, Detailed And Got A Release Date

Capcom announced that Resident Evil 6 is in full development and scheduled for release on the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 on November 20, 2012 with a Windows PC version to follow.

For the first time in the series, both Leon and Chris in addition to a new character will be playable in Resident Evil 6.

The game takes place ten years after the Raccoon City incident. The President of the United States has decided to reveal the truth behind what took place in the belief that it will curb the current resurgence in bioterrorist activity. Due to be by the President's side is his personal friend and Raccoon City survivor, Leon S. Kennedy, but when the venue suffers a bioterrorist attack, Leon is forced to face a President transformed beyond recognition and make his hardest ever decision. At the same time, Bioterrorism Security Assessment Alliance member Chris Redfield arrives in China, itself under threat of a bioterrorist attack. With no country safe from these attacks and the ensuing outbreaks, the entire world's population is united by a common fear that there is no hope left.

"Resident Evil 6 represents a giant stride forward in the evolution of the series," commented Katsuhiko Ichii, Head of R&D and Global Marketing. "The development team, led by Hiroyuki Kobayashi, is working tirelessly to deliver the most impressive Resident Evil® title ever both in terms of scope and production values. We are all genuinely excited by the title and cannot wait to share it with the world."

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Hopefully a real scary adventure

Honestly didn't bother to buy RE5 cause it was crap, they kinda removed the zombie/scare stuff and seemed more like a house of the dead than an RE game. RE4 wasn't bad but still felt like more of an arcade than a survivor horror and barely had any scares.

As an RE fan since the RE2 days, I expect a good product that's worth buying this time.

Still got faith in Capcom :-)

PS: they said it's gonna be a port, but I'm glad it's coming to pc, better a port than nothing.

Don't Agree

RE5 was fucking shit .
If you want a good coop game, play left4dead or cod5 or something. THIS IS RESIDENT EVIL!!!

If people really crave cooperative gameplay, CAPCOM should make RE0 co-op... That shit was scary, puzzly and just a massive mind fuck with Bec's ass gettin in the way if you know what i mean

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