A current electronic mail despatched to members of Capcom’s RE Ambassadors program means that the studio is engaged on a brand new Resident Evil recreation.
“Hi Resident Evil Ambassadors,” reads the e-mail. “Today we’re reaching out to recruit potential testers from our loyal RE Ambassador community to try out a new game in early development.”
The electronic mail goes on to notice that anybody who agrees to take part within the testing have to be within the Los Angeles space from September 20 to 21 or within the New York City space from September 23 to 24. Participants won’t be compensated for his or her time and are requested to have “performed a Resident Evil title up to now.” Members of the RE Ambassadors program in Japan additionally acquired an analogous electronic mail final week.
What does all of it imply? Capcom is not saying, nevertheless it’s actually throughout the realm of motive to counsel that this may very well be a part of the early testing course of for a brand new Resident Evil recreation. We actually could not consider every other motive why Capcom would attain out to Resident Evil followers for assistance on this undertaking.
The query now could be “Which Resident Evil recreation is the studio engaged on?” Capcom has beforehand indicated that they are eager about pursuing a Resident Evil 3 remake following the success of the Resident Evil 2 remake, so it is actually attainable that is within the pipeline. Of course, Resident Evil 7 additionally proved to be a reasonably profitable re-imagining of the franchise, so you’ll be able to’t rule out the chance that Capcom is engaged on Resident Evil 8. We simply hope it is not a re-release of Resident Evil 6.
We’ll you’ll want to deliver you extra info on this potential new Resident Evil undertaking as quickly it is out there.
Matthew Byrd is a employees author for Den of Geek. He spends most of his days attempting to pitch deep-dive analytical items about Killer Klowns From Outer Space to an more and more perturbed sequence of editors. You can learn extra of his work right here or discover him on Twitter at @SilverTuna014.
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