However, it's possible that the system has been tweaked in some way to accommodate for improvements or even just the highly cinematic nature of the original Resident Evil 2 camera system. However, it appears that the game will utilize an over-the-camera system similar to what we saw in Resident Evil 4 and 5.
We've known that the Resident Evil 2 remake has been in development for a few years now, but fans had no idea what direction the game was taking until Sony unveiled it at E3 2018.
Following the surprising reveal of Resident Evil 2 during PlayStation's E3 Showcase, Capcom has revealed the first extensive details of the remake. X, a bunch of zombies, lickers and other T-Virus infected beasties.
Resident Evil 2 Remake launches on January 25th, 2019 on PlayStation 4, PC and Xbox One. Both Leon and Claire have their own separately playable campaigns, allowing players to see the story from both characters' perspective. We've been very eager to unveil the new game to the world this week.
Resident Evil 2 is getting an HD remake, and it's coming out on January 25, 2019. Will they make it out alive?
The modern graphics have given this game exactly what it needed in terms of visuals.
Iconic series defining gameplay - Engage in frenzied combat with enemies, explore dark menacing corridors, solve puzzles to access areas and collect and use items discovered around the environment in a terrifying constant fight for survival. All of the memorable bits from RE2 seem to be present and correct, with rookie cop Leon S. Kennedy embroiled in a zombie outbreak in the heart of Raccoon City.
Attendees at this year's Electronic Entertainment Expo (Los Angeles, June 12-14) can get an early preview with the first hands-on demo opportunity for Resident Evil 2 at Capcom's booth. Players will feel they're in the shoes of heroes Leon and Claire, terrified to step out of the light for fear of what flesh-eating nightmares might await them in the darkness.