Resident Evil has always had a home on PlayStation platforms, and we’re happy to announce that the PlayStation Nation is going to be the first to get access to a new demo for Resident Evil Village on PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4! This was just one of the many announcements at today’s Resident Evil Showcase, so read on for more info on the demo, the return of the ever-popular The Mercenaries game mode, and more.
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Ethan Winters’s journey takes shape in a new Resident Evil Village trailer
Resident Evil Village is less than a month away, so we’re once again entering the world of survival horror to bring you a brand-new trailer that debuted earlier today. The creeping dead of the village is the least of Ethan Winters’ worries as he plunges further into the unknown in order to rescue his kidnapped daughter and seek answers to haunting questions about why the heroic Chris Redfield has taken such a dark turn. Who, or what, will Ethan find waiting for him at the end of his journey, and what terrifying foes will he encounter along the way? The latest trailer provides a few clues, so be sure to check it out.
Resident Evil Village gameplay demo + pre-download
We know you’ve been waiting for this one – a new demo is on the way for both PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4, with a special structure that gives you a limited opportunity to explore the world of Resident Evil Village in the weeks leading up to the game’s launch across three different windows of availability. The demo only needs to be downloaded once, and will only be available during specific dates and times. Check out the schedule below for more info:
North America: April 17 @ 5pm to April 18 @ 1am (Pacific Time)
Europe: April 18 @ 7pm to April 19 @ 3am CEST
Asia: April 18 @ 5pm – April 19 @ 1am HKT
North America: April 24 @ 5pm to April 25 @ 1am (Pacific Time)
Europe: April 25 @ 7pm to April 26 @ 3am CEST
Asia: April 25 @ 5pm to April 26 @ 1am HKT
Village & Castle:
North America: May 1 @ 5pm to May 2 @ 5pm (Pacific Time)