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Resident Evil 0, HD Remaster, and 4 available to preload on Switch in Japan

Resident Evil 0, HD Remaster, and 4 might not be hitting Switch until May 2019, but don't let that stop you from preloading the titles now. All three games are available to preload on the Switch eShop in Japan, support English, and are priced at ¥3,300. Resident Evil 0 takes up 13.6 GB, HD Remaster needs 16.2 GB, and 4 comes in at 12.0 GB.

Resident Evil franchise hits 90 million sold worldwide

Resident Evil has been on so many platforms over the years. New games, ports, remasters, remakes, you name it. The series just keeps on going, and fans seem to be happy to go along with it. Capcom has announced that the entire franchise has moved 90 million units worldwide so far. That number is sure to see an uptick when multiple Resident Evil games hit Switch this coming May.

Capcom community manager once again says there are no plans for Resident Evil 2's remake on Switch

Last time we heard any discussion about Resident Evil 2's remake coming to Switch, it wasn't encouraging. Fans were hoping that maybe the answer changed since last time, but sadly it has not. When asked about the potential for a port of the recent remake, Capcom's Resident Evil community manager replied with a straightforward, "No plans on that, no."

Capcom sharing more info on Resident Evil 0, Resident Evil Remastered, and Resident Evil 4 Switch ports at the end of the month

Remember when Capcom announced that Resident Evil 0, Resident Evil Remastered, and Resident Evil 4 were coming to the Switch? It's been pretty much radio silence on those ports since the original announcement, but we now know info is coming soon. A community manager for Capcom has confirmed that news on those ports will be shared at the end of this February.

Resident Evil and Resident Evil 2 soundtracks now available on vinyl

Who says it has to be Halloween season to listen to spooky music? Laced Records has put out vinyl versions of both the Resident Evil and Resident Evil 2 soundtracks, and you can grab them for $35 a pop. Check out info on each soundtrack below.

Resident Evil:

"Composed by the Capcom Sound Team, Masami Ueda, Makoto Tomozawa and Akira Kaida, Resident Evil’s brooding score became a benchmark for horror games, giving the original genre-defining masterpiece a persistent and unnerving sense of claustrophobia."

Resident Evil 2:

"The Resident Evil 2 Original Soundtrack conveys fundamental themes of panic and desperation via varying musical styles. Featuring ambient horror, industrial pieces and rousing militaristic anthems you’ll experience classic orchestral compositions alongside ominous piano underscores, taking you back to Raccoon City’s iconic Police Station, Sewer and Underground Laboratory."

Grab yours here

RUMOR - Netflix working on a Resident Evil TV series

Word on the street is that Netflix is currently working on a Resident Evil TV series. Here's the rumored details on the project so far.

- will be a Netflix global original
- German production and distribution company Constantin Film is the studio
- Netflix is currently looking for a showrunner
- the plan is for the series to expand the Resident Evil universe and deepen the existing mythology
- the series will keep the basic premise
- the series will explore the inner workings of the Umbrella Corporation and the new world order caused by the T-Virus outbreak
- will incorporate all of Resident Evil’s signature elements, including action sequences and “easter eggs”

Resident Evil film reboot loses its producer

The Resident Evil film reboot has lost its producer. Reports came in that James Wan was going to handle producing duties on the reboot of the Resident Evil film franchise, but in an interview with Bloody-Disgusting, Wan confirms he has left the project.

“I’m not doing that anymore. That has been dropped. They announce that I’m attached to a lot of stuff and a lot of them are not necessarily real. It’s kind of annoying when things come and go, or things never came in the first place. I hate it when my projects get announced. It makes it seem like I’m attached to a lot of things when in fact I’m not necessarily doing so many things. A lot of my stuff just get announced and I don’t want them to be announced but people love to announce them.”

Digital Foundry Retro - Resident Evil 2 N64 port analyzed

I'll never forget when Resident Evil 2 was announced for the N64. I thought it was a big deal back then, and I still think it is now! I never actually played the port, as I had already played the game on the Playstation. I heard very good things, but never really took a deep dive into the title. Now I can get the full details and expert analysis, thanks to Digital Foundry!

GameSpot Video - Let's Play Resident Evil: Revelations - Part 2

In the newest episode of our Resident Evil longplay series, Mary Kish (@merrykish) and Mike Mahardy (@mmahardy) fight their way through a zom-infested tanker. Again.

GameSpot Video - Let's Play Resident Evil Revelations: Part 1

On the debut episode of Resident Kinevil: Revelations, Mary Kish (@merrykish) and Mike Mahardy (@mmahardy) do a live broadcast for a charity marathon.