Resident Evil 2 receives some new Gamescom screens, details

Capcom announced that they were going to show off the latest Resident Evil remake at Gamescom, and thankfully they did just that. Today we finally get a better look at Claire Redfield in the totally rebuilt and remade version of Resident Evil 2 headed to consoles and the PC early next year.

We had some hands-on time with an early build of the game at this past E3 (see that here), and Benny definitely enjoyed what he was able to play so far. Make sure to check that out as well.

See the new Gamescom screens below, and stay tuned for the Resident Evil 2 remake release on January 29th, 2018.

Resident Evil 2 – Gamescom screens:

The genre-defining masterpiece Resident Evil 2 returns, completely rebuilt from the ground up with breath-taking visuals, modernized controls and a deeper narrative experience. Showcased at gamescom for the first time today, players join college student Claire Redfield as she searches for her missing brother, Chris. As she arrives in Raccoon City, she?s thrown into the middle of a zombie outbreak taking over the city. Dodging dangers left and right, Claire runs to safety in the Raccoon City Police Station. As she tries to find a way out of this nightmare, Claire finds Sherry Birkin, a young girl abandoned in the underground area beneath the police station. Together they face the iconic series boss and mutating enemy ?G?. Will Claire and Sherry make it out the Police Station alive or will they run into further dangers? She?ll have to battle for their lives as she takes on this living and breathing nightmare creature.