Capcom has unleashed a whole heap of details on us for their upcoming episodic sequel, Resident Evil Revelations 2
. First off, we get a new trailer for the game. This trailer definitively confirms the return of fan favourite character Barry Burton, who's searching for his missing daughter, Moira, on a prison island. In the trailer he encounters another new character in Natalia, a mysterious young girl with extra-sensory abilities.
Along with the trailer we get a set of screens and some character art, including the big man himself.
Finally, Capcom has also revealed the release dates and pricing for the game, which will be released episodically on digital formats, before getting a full-blown disc release later on. The episodes are scheduled to release on Xbox 360 and Xbox One for $5.99 / £4.99 / €5.99 on the following dates:
Episode One - February 18th
Episode Two - February 25th
Episode Three - March 4th
Episode Four - March 11th
Each episode will also include content for the game's RAID Mode, which returns from Resident Evil Revelations
The "Complete Season" will be purchasable for $24.99 / £19.99 / €24.99 and will include all four episodes, plus two spin off episodes focusing on Moira and Natalia, and Hunk as a RAID Mode character.
The game will then be able to buy on disc on March 10th in North America and March 13th in Europe for $39.99 or regional equivalent. It will include all the "Complete Season" content, as well as Wesker as a RAID Mode character, alternate costumes for the main characters and additional RAID Mode stages that are throwbacks from other Resident Evil
Are you pleased to see Barry back in the series and will you be delving into the game episode by episode or waiting until the whole lot is out?