A brand new Resident Evil 9 rumor has surfaced on-line forward of the discharge of Resident Evil Village subsequent month on PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S, and PC. According to the rumor, not solely is Resident Evil 9 already in growth, however its story is linked to each Resident Evil 7 and Resident Evil Village (Resident Evil 8). In different phrases, the video games kind a trilogy inside the collection.
Unfortunately, the rumor does not dive into the game’s finer particulars, nevertheless it does notice after Resident Evil 9 — which has but to be introduced — the collection will transfer past numbered titles in favor of telling extra self-contained tales reasonably than tales deliberate out forward of time throughout a number of releases. Why Capcom is making this transformation, is not disclosed, nevertheless it seemingly has to do with the difficulties of making inter-connected video games and the way massive numbers like “8” and “9” aren’t very inviting to new gamers.
“I guess to summarize the last few tweets simply and non-spoilery, know that Village being a direct sequel to Resident Evil 7 was decided pretty early on, there are some things put in Resident Evil 7 that will make more sense after Resident Evil Village,” reads the rumor. “More than any other series of titles in the series history. Resident Evil 7 > Resident Evil 8 > Resident Evil 9 have a connected, planned out story as all ended up in dev close together. I also suspect this is why they want to move past numbered titles after Resident Evil 9, to tell more self-contained stories rather than have to plan out stories ahead of time, but it’s cool here.”
As for the rumor, it comes the way in which of Resident Evil insider and leaker, Dusk Golem, who has constructed a status for largely dependable info pertaining to the Resident Evil collection. As you’d anticipate, there’s been no remark from Capcom in regards to the rumor. If this adjustments, we’ll replace the story accordingly.
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