Free RE: Operation Raccoon City DLC

Free RE: Operation Raccoon City DLC

Play as the goodies in this freebie from Capcom

Written by DavieMarshall on 16 March 12 at 14:48 | Credit to ResidentSlug

Capcom have confirmed that Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City will receive a free chunk of DLC centred around the Spec Ops deployed to investigate and attempt to control the outbreak in Raccoon City. Here's the full blurb:

Deployed to Raccoon City to establish the truth behind what led to the deadly virus outbreak, the Spec Ops squad will meet a familiar face on their journey. Fans of the series will be able to re-visit the moment when Jill Valentine encounters the Nemesis, sent by Umbrella to eliminate all S.T.A.R.S members. On a battle field that can only exist within the terrifying Resident Evil universe, players will need to fight off the opposing team members from the Umbrella Security Service as well as zombies and B.O.W.s to succeed in their mission.Players will be able to jump into the shoes of Tweed, Dee-ay, Harley, Willow, Shona and Party Girl when the DLC goes live on April 11th. The retail game hits stores on March 20th in North America and March 23rd in Europe and Australia.

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Zacry072
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Posted on 16 March 12 at 14:56
Gotta love gratis.
Rockox
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Posted on 16 March 12 at 15:02
Capcom offering something for FREE? Now I've heard everything.
Betruger
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Posted on 16 March 12 at 15:07
Can't say no to free DLC
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Posted on 16 March 12 at 15:17
There's supposedly 500G with this DLC pack, too.
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Posted on 16 March 12 at 15:20
Free? Betting there will be no extra achievements though
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RetroGeneration said:Free? Betting there will be no extra achievements thoughThey are not allowed to put achievements with Free DLC as far as I know.
matdan12
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Posted on 16 March 12 at 15:33
You lie, there is tonnes of games that have free dlc with achievements e.g GRAW1, Timeshift, Brink (At one point it was) and so forth.
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Posted on 16 March 12 at 15:38
Just wait, someday soon you will pay for the title screen and the rest of the game will be free DLC to help boost sales!

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RetroGeneration said:Free? Betting there will be no extra achievements thoughSo?
You've been trololololol'ed.
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Posted on 16 March 12 at 15:51
Rockox said:Capcom offering something for FREE? Now I've heard everything.That's pretty much what I just said. There's got to be pigs flying somewhere. This was as likely as Nintendo getting a triple-AAA third party game...
Daeryoon
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Free DLC is always appreciated. It's like unlockables without the unlocking...
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Posted on 16 March 12 at 16:11
Who cares if it's free or not? We have something new on the 20th followed by a "free" DLC in April. Please just rejoice to the Capcom Gods for blessing us with all this Resident Evil this year.
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Sweet!
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Posted on 16 March 12 at 16:25
Thankyou for including the Australian release date...for once.
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Posted on 16 March 12 at 16:45
Free and Capcom don't usually go together in the same sentence... where's the catch?
Posted on 16 March 12 at 16:57
Lord Namlig said:Who cares if it's free or not? We have something new on the 20th followed by a "free" DLC in April. Please just rejoice to the Capcom Gods for blessing us with all this Resident Evil this year.I would agree to this if the other RE hasn't mostly been utter shit.
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Posted on 16 March 12 at 17:11
Rockox said:Capcom offering something for FREE? Now I've heard everything.LOL, my thoughts exactly.
On a positive note, free DLC for what looks like a promising game sounds awesome.
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MH The Rockstar said:Free and Capcom don't usually go together in the same sentence... where's the catch?The catch is that... you have to buy the game?
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Posted on 16 March 12 at 17:52
sw204me said:Lord Namlig said:Who cares if it's free or not? We have something new on the 20th followed by a "free" DLC in April. Please just rejoice to the Capcom Gods for blessing us with all this Resident Evil this year.I would agree to this if the other RE hasn't mostly been utter shit.Haha... I hear ya... I just love everything about RE, yeah some of them I like more than others but I would still buy RE Survivor if it came out on xbl... If this is half as good as Outbreak File 1 or 2 then I will be happy!
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