Resident Evil 6 Announced UPDATED with Trailer

Resident Evil 6 Announced UPDATED with Trailer

Coming this fall!

Written by osubluejacket on 19 January 12 at 21:54 , updated on 19 January 12 at 21:54

UPDATE

No longer a rumor, kids, Chris and Leon are BACK! Enjoy the reveal trailer.



As revealed in the trailer, the game will hit store shelves on November 20th, 2012.

ORIGINAL STORY

That cold chill that ran down your spine this afternoon might be the fore-warning of the announcement of Resident Evil 6.

According to IGN, an eagle-eyed reader spotted the following displayed in a window at their local GameStop.

Resident Evil 6 Leak


As you can see, it proudly proclaims the next installment of one of Capcom's premier franchises will be hitting consoles on November 20th of this year. Another rumor speculates that Chris Redfield and Leon S. Kennedy will be featured as main protagonists.

Capcom has yet to confirm or deny this story, saying that they won't comment on rumors or speculation, but, in the eyes of this Hound, this looks pretty legitimate.

As always, we'll keep you updated for the (inevitable) official confirmation.
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Holy crap..
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Will it be zombies, majinis, or something else?

I personally hope they keep the co-op play, loved resident evil 5 for it
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Is it too much to hope for closed camera angles and conserving ammo? Back when it wasn't a shooter...
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Had a shot of excitement shoot up my spine when i saw that picture.
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I thought resident evil 6 was racoon city? :S
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sweet hope that theres on multiplayer like the last :)
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I hope they lose the co-op play. Resident Evil 4 was so much better then 5 for that reason alone. Makes it more fun playing alone then co-op and talking to someone else who pretty much wants to skip cutscenes and talk about life. And even worse is putting the game in control in Resident Evil 5, then you have to babysit and can't really set things at your own pace.
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Abbi Sumner said:I thought resident evil 6 was racoon city? :SOperation Racoon City is just a knock off game.

Like Pokemon Snap to Pokemon.
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Uh, anybody think to call up that local Gamestop or maybe corporate HQ for confirmation? Seriously people use your noggins, the best way to snuff out the truth is to start at the source.

Ed. Wow, 3 minutes later a reveal trailer drops. Gotta love the interwebs.
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that's a weird 6 if you ask me.
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No longer a rumor:

SAN MATEO, Calif. — Jan. 19, 2012 — Capcom®, a leading worldwide developer and publisher of video games, is very proud to announce that Resident Evil® 6 is in full development and scheduled for release on the Xbox 360 ® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system on November 20, 2012 with a Windows PC version to follow. Blending action and survival horror, this latest instalment in the multi-million selling franchise is the most ambitious, immersive and feature rich title of the series to date and promises to be the dramatic horror experience of the year.
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i still gotta buy 5
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swaggers said:No longer a rumor:

SAN MATEO, Calif. — Jan. 19, 2012 — Capcom®, a leading worldwide developer and publisher of video games, is very proud to announce that Resident Evil® 6 is in full development and scheduled for release on the Xbox 360 ® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system on November 20, 2012 with a Windows PC version to follow. Blending action and survival horror, this latest instalment in the multi-million selling franchise is the most ambitious, immersive and feature rich title of the series to date and promises to be the dramatic horror experience of the year.
where's this from? sorry if it's really obvious. but if it is then I don't see it.
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Hopefully this Resident Evil is better than the Resident Evil in my house....better off known as the girlfriend!
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Abbi Sumner said:I thought resident evil 6 was racoon city? :SI was under the exact same impression, super excited to see otherwise! I'd love to see a return-to-roots survival horror Resident Evil, please?
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Liquid Master said:where's this from? sorry if it's really obvious. but if it is then I don't see it.I get the Capcom press releases. It just came over my e-mail.
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connectmeplease said:Will it be zombies, majinis, or something else?

I personally hope they keep the co-op play, loved resident evil 5 for it
I hope you're talking about coop play with a friend. Because the ungodly thick Sheva AI pretty much did that game in for me.

But if they *fix (make it.. not.. stupid) the partner AI I'm all for seeing another coopable Resident Evil game

Edit: Oh, and to Capcom: Please, please don't make it suck

Edit:Edit: Watched the trailer. It looks good but it does NOT look like a survival horror game. It looks like what 5 should've been.

It also looks like Leon is the new Dante. Sweeeeeet
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Now that is how you turn me on ;)