*New Resident Evil game revealed in latest OXM
[ x ] remove ads and scale site to 1080p+
[ x ] remove the ads & get mobile premium
pay whatever you want to upgrade
 
 

New Resident Evil game revealed in latest OXM

2:00 PM on 03.24.2011  ·  Maurice Tan
0

The May 2011 issue of Official Xbox Magazine will feature a new Resident Evil game as its cover story, titled Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City, according to Stickskills. Supposedly, this is the long-rumored game by ex-SOCOM developer Slant Six.

RE:ORC will be set in 1998, taking you back to the original outbreak that defined the events in Resident Evil 2 and Resident Evil 3: Nemesis. You'll be playing as four members of the Umbrella Security Services squad (inspired by RE2 hidden character Hunk) who are destroying all evidence of this outbreak in a team-based shooter. That includes killing both real zombies -- who can detect you through sight, sound, and smell -- and survivors!

From the looks of it, RE:ORC will be as much about direct combat as it will be about manipulating "Umbrella-created horrors" and other opposition in fights between themselves. What is sure to raise some fans' eyebrows is that you'll also be able to "change the history of Resident Evil," potentially meeting and killing key RE universe characters and destroying canon. Another quote from OXM that may bother some: "It's not fair to give people big guns, then take all the ammo away."

RE:ORC is slated for a Winter 2011 release on Xbox 360 and PS3, and check out Stickskills for an extensive list of bullet points fromt he OXM cover story.

First details on Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City unveiled [Stickskills]

 

 
 

Enlighten an uninformed cougar: FacebookTwitterRedditEmail
 

#PS3 #Resident Evil #Shooters #Xbox 360 #Zombie
 
 
 
[x] advertisement
 
 


Maurice Tan // Profile & Disclosures
Fronts687Blogs 7Following87Followers204

Join IRC! Don't know how? Click or on the banner above! Hai! You may know me as Professor Pew in older times. If you see a cblog here from beyond September 2010 or something: that's from the c... more
Trending on Destructoid:

 
 


Join the robot army! We're a family-owned site, updating multiple times a day (since 2006!) thanks to our Huge Members

Thomas Louzon
Thomas Louzon


Since 10:16 AM on 01.14.2014

darrenhupke
darrenhupke


Since 6:03 PM on 02.18.2011

jaffameister
jaffameister


Since 4:31 PM on 09.25.2015

SirDavies
SirDavies


Since 5:49 PM on 10.29.2011

 

Please login (or) make a quick account (free)
to view and post comments.





Three day old threads are only visible to verified humans - this helps our small community management team stay on top of spam

Sorry for the extra step!