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Resident Evil 5 Latest News - PS3

  • Publisher: Capcom
  • Genre:Action, Adventure
  • Developer: Capcom
  • Release Date:Mar 12, 2009
  • # of Players:1 player, 2 online
  • ESRB:M - Mature (Blood and Gore,Intense Violence,Strong Language)
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Game Description:Resident Evil writes a chilling new chapter as the Umbrella Corporation's bioweapons have fallen into the hands of rogue leaders. Play as Chris Redfield in a remote desert colony overrun by a new breed of evil. With hordes of flesh-eating beings ready to make you their next snack, escape may be the best way to survive. Environments play an increased role, with horrors possibly lurking in every alcove or behind every shadow. New lighting effects will make you wonder - was that movement, or just an illusion?  Good thing you're not alone. A new focus on co-op play teams you with a zombie-destroying sidekick Sheva, who changes the way RE is played.
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Resident Evil 5 News

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  • 'Halo Wars' DLC Catches Progenitor Virus, Suspected Of Being On Disc

    It seems like only a month and thirteen days ago that gamers everywhere were up in arms over suspicions DLC for Resident Evil 5 being nothing more than a 2-megabyte key used to unlock multiplayer content that was already on the retail disc. Once all that hullabaloo started, vice president of Strategic Planning & Business Development for...

    Posted May 20, 2009| 15 Comments

    'Halo Wars' DLC Catches Progenitor Virus, Suspected Of Being On Disc
  • Sessler's Soapbox: Japan, Take a Chance

    Japanese developed video games have always had a certain...Japanese quality to them. Not that there's anything wrong with that, it's just always been that way. But there seems to be a wind of change blowing through the world of Japanese game development. Such is the topic of this week's Soapbox. Adam talks about how he's seem some adjustments in...

    Posted April 29, 2009| 51 Comments

    Sessler's Soapbox: Japan, Take a Chance
  • 'Resident Evil 5' Versus Multiplayer Only 2MB... Already On Disc?

    Today, the Resident Evil 5 Versus mode was released on Xbox LIVE and PSN for $5 (400 MS Points), but the download is only 2 megabytes on the Xbox 360 and even less on the PS3. This leads me to conclude that the Versus mode content is already on the DVD and is merely being unlocked by your money. Now, I could be wrong... if the mode uses art...

    Posted April 7, 2009| 89 Comments

    'Resident Evil 5' Versus Multiplayer Only 2MB... Already On Disc?
  • 'Resident Evil 5' Multiplayer DLC Releases Tomorrow

    The Resident Evil 5 "Versus" mode DLC will be released tomorrow. Capcom claims the DLC will "be available to download on Xbox LIVE and PlayStation Network beginning tomorrow, Tuesday, April 7, 2009," but Sony only publishes content to PSN on Thursdays. I've contacted Capcom for clarification. Whenever it shows up, the mode...

    Posted April 6, 2009| 93 Comments

    'Resident Evil 5' Multiplayer DLC Releases Tomorrow
  • 'Resident Evil 5' Versus Mode DLC Delayed

    The slightly controversial Versus Mode downloadable content for Resident Evil 5 has been delayed, moving from the original Japanese release date of March 26th to the new date of April 9th. The Versus Mode will have two different game types: Slayer’s Rule is a point-based game that challenges players to kill Majinis, and Survivor’s...

    Posted March 23, 2009| 44 Comments

    'Resident Evil 5' Versus Mode DLC Delayed
  • 'Variety' Lists Five Reasons Why 'Resident Evil 5' Isn't Very Good

    Watch Larger Version of this Video You've seen/read X-Play's review and you've watched Adam's rant on Sessler's Soapbox, but are you ready for more Resident Evil 5 bashing? Depsite the game's early and impressive success, critics and fans alike are polarized on this title. Variety's Ben Fritz recently wrote a blog post on "The five...

    Posted March 17, 2009| 141 Comments

    'Variety' Lists Five Reasons Why 'Resident Evil 5' Isn't Very Good
  • New York Times Weighs In On 'Resident Evil 5' Racism

    You know a story in video gaming is big when it reaches the level of the most important newspaper in the country, The New York Times. So it goes for racism in Resident Evil 5. Now that the game is out, The New York Times' game reviewer Seth Schiesel had a chance to play the title and weighed in with a hearty: "No. This game is not...

    Posted March 16, 2009| 65 Comments

    New York Times Weighs In On 'Resident Evil 5' Racism
  • 'Resident Evil 5' Ships Over 4 Million

    In spite of (or due to) the controversy surrounding the game's portrayal of Africa, Capcom's Resident Evil 5 has shipped more than four million copies. According to Capcom, this is the biggest launch of any Resident Evil games to date. Capcom also wants you to know that over 40 million Resident Evil games have shipped since the series began in...

    Posted March 16, 2009| 53 Comments

    'Resident Evil 5' Ships Over 4 Million
  • Capcom Explains 'Resident Evil' Multiplayer Pricing

    As you probably have heard, Capcom has made the peculiar decision to charge customers for multiplayer in Resident Evil 5. The deal works like this: If you buy the game, you get the single-player, but the multiplayer is only available if you buy the downloadable content.... so everyone is asking: What is Capcom thinking? Well, here's what...

    Posted March 13, 2009| 40 Comments

    Capcom Explains 'Resident Evil' Multiplayer Pricing
  • 'Resident Evil 5' Midnight Madness: Are You Attending Any Launch Events?

    Watch Larger Version of this Video I'm off to the Resident Evil 5 launch event in San Francisco. Hopefully I'll have the opportunity to snap some interesting pictures and conduct a few interviews. Capcom has already announced the "versus mode" downloadable content for the game, as well as a bunch of classic remakes for the Wii. It...

    Posted March 12, 2009| 26 Comments

    'Resident Evil 5' Midnight Madness: Are You Attending Any Launch Events?
  • Sessler's Soapbox: 'Resident Evil' Disappoints

    Ladies and gentlemen, we would like to preface this week's Soapbox with one request: Please keep your comments and discourse civil. We're all adults here and a difference of opinion is not something to take personally. That being said, Adam took the time this week to get on his Soapbox and explain to you why he gave Resident Evil 5 a lower score...

    Posted March 12, 2009| 206 Comments

    Sessler's Soapbox: 'Resident Evil' Disappoints
  • 'Resident Evil 5' Versus Multiplayer is Paid DLC Add-On...

    Rumored yesterday, the additional multiplayer modes for Resident Evil 5 have been officially announced by Capcom. The best part: You have to pay to get competitive multiplayer! What?! The DLC will be released on the PS3 and Xbox 360 a few weeks from now and will set you back $4.99 (400 MS Points). I'm also willing to bet that this mode is...

    Posted March 12, 2009| 74 Comments

    'Resident Evil 5' Versus Multiplayer is Paid DLC Add-On...
  • 'Resident Evil 5' DLC Reveals Multiplayer Game Modes

    A listing of trophies for the PlayStation 3 version of the downloadable content for upcoming (this week!) horror-shooter Resident Evil 5 has revealed the existence of a bunch previously unknown multiplayer modes, including: Slayers, Survivors, Team Slayers, Team Survivors and Versus. Hmm... while it's obvious what the various "Slayer"...

    Posted March 11, 2009| 51 Comments

    'Resident Evil 5' DLC Reveals Multiplayer Game Modes
  • Capcom's 'Resident Evil 5' Promotion Is Almost As Silly As Acclaim's Old Stunts

    Watch Larger Version | Watch HD Version Capcom is asking its English fans to participate in a contest that promotes Resident Evil 5. Taking place on March 12, gamers are tasked with scouring London for zombie majini parts. The winner with the most limbs will win a trip to Africa. Oh yeah, to ensure Capcom knows which people are participating...

    Posted March 10, 2009| 3 Comments

    Capcom's 'Resident Evil 5' Promotion Is Almost As Silly As Acclaim's Old Stunts
  • Newest 'Resident Evil 5' Viral Video Keeps Flashing Back

    Chris Redfield is having more flashbacks to Kijuju in the latest viral video for Resident Evil 5. Like the previous videos, it features a mix of live-action and in-game footage. This one revolves around a bridge. Resident Evil 5 launches this Friday for the PS3 and Xbox 360. Watch Larger Version of this Video

    Posted March 9, 2009| 23 Comments

    Newest 'Resident Evil 5' Viral Video Keeps Flashing Back
  • G-Phoria '09: Best Online Multiplayer Game

    Posted: August 5, 2009

    6,552 Views | 01:28

  • Discussion: '09's Biggest Shockers

    Posted: July 23, 2009

    6,470 Views | 02:50

  • Most Disappointing Video Game Sequels Part 2

    Posted: July 7, 2009

    14,259 Views | 02:01

  • Resident Evil 5 Game Deconstruction Part 6 of 6

    Posted: May 14, 2009

    1,396 Views | 12:56

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