Sunday, September 7, 2014
Resident Evil Revelations 2 – Claire Redfield Returns, New Scans
Announced during Sony’s pre-TGS stream, Resident Evil Revelations 2 stars Claire Redfield as the protagonist and Barry Burton’s daughter Moira. Claire’s gameplay will be more combat-oriented, while Moira will provide support, such as healing, providing light sources, etc. Resident Evil Revelations 2 will take place on an abandoned island detention facility. The second prison island setting after after Code Veronica.
The story takes place between the events of Resident Evil 5 and Resident Evil 6. Gameplay focus is more on survival horror instead of action. A new enemy type called the Afflicted will introduced, and are quite different than the typical zombies.
Producer Okabe said: "The project has been finding the line between listening to fan feedback and also doing something different to confound expectations. He wants this to be both a game that doesn’t lose what made its predecessor great, while also bringing something new and exciting to the Resident Evil series."
Resident Evil Revelations 2 for PS4, Xbox One, PS3, Xbox 360 and PC is set to release early 2015. The PS4, Xbox One and PC versions will display at 1080p at run at 60fps.