We finally have more footage from Resident Evil 4, showcasing a condensed opening hour of the gameplay. It looks visually amazing, with a few new sandbox features and parries that help modernise it for today’s action audience. The best part without a doubt was Leon deflecting a chainsaw attack with his knife.
According to the devs, the remake is being developed to achieve state-of-the-art quality for a survival horror suitable for 2023, while preserving the essence of the original game. They aim to make the game feel familiar to fans of the series, while also providing a fresh feeling to it.
This is being done by reimagining the storyline of the game while keeping the essence of its direction, modernizing the graphics and updating the controls to a modern standard.
Resident Evil 4 remake will release on the 24th of March, 2023 for the PC, Xbox Series X and Playstation 5.