The recently launched Resident Evil 3 remake demo features more than just a playable Raccoon City – it also contains a new action-packed trailer for the highly anticipated survival horror revamp.
New Resident Evil 3 Remake Trailer
The trailer is comprised entirely of cutscene footage, and offers a glimpse at Jill, Carlos, and the rest of the U.B.S.C members as well as a few snippets of Brad Vickers, Marvin Branagh, and even Robert Kendo, the gunshop owner from Resident Evil 2.
If you’re a bit behind on the story, then have a look at this handy recap from Capcom, which chronicles the events of Resident Evil Zero – Resident Evil 2.
Resident Evil 3 remake is scheduled for release on April 3 for PlayStation 4, PC, and Xbox One. The game takes places 24 hours before and after Resident Evil 2, and sees former S.T.A.R.S. Alpha Team member Jill Valentine attempting to escape a zombie-infested Raccoon City.
Aside from battling her way through legions of flesh-eating zombies and other creatures, Jill is stalked by the inexorable Nemesis, a new breed of Tyrant manufactured by Umbrella Europe that is on the hunt for all remaining S.T.A.R.S. members.
Resident Evil 3 remake also ships with the multiplayer title Resident Evil Resistance, which sees groups of survivors attempting to escape puzzle rooms while being obstructed by another player, who controls the mysterious Mastermind.
Unlike the original version of the game, the remake will not feature Live Selections, but it will expand greatly on Raccoon City, allowing players to explore more of the city and fast travel via the subway.
Resident Evil 3: Nemesis was originally released on the PlayStation back in 1999 in the US and Japan, and arrived in the UK in February 2000. The game was eventually ported to the PC, Dreamcast, and GameCube.
PSU recently went hands-on with Resident Evil 3 remake, so be sure to get our thoughts on how the game is shaping up right here.