However, Capcom has since confirmed that both HUNK and Tofu, as well as their respective game modes, will be returning for the remake. It just holds its decayed dignity so well.
Pleasingly, Capcom said during the walkthrough that Resident Evil 2 will not be an action game, and is very much adhering to the survival horror template of the original game.
Gamespot has uploaded a almost 20-minute, uncut gameplay video for Resident Evil 2 that gives us a much better idea of what kind of gameplay to expect from this remake. No sign of that prick reporter with the ponytail though.
Resident Evil 2 is due out on PlayStation 4, PC, and Xbox One on January 25, 2019. Both Leon and Claire have their own separate playable campaigns, allowing players to see the story from both characters' perspectives. Along with Claire Redfield, he must escape the precinct and get out of the city. According to CBR, being that it was considered one of the best games in the series, Resident Evil 2 was ported to N64, Sega Dreamcast and PC with some modifications. To this day it has retained it's title as the best selling single platform game.
Capcom is showcasing Resident Evil 2 Remake at this year's E3 and below you can find a video showing 7 minutes of gameplay footage from the E3 2018 build.
Some may be anxious that the over-the-shoulder camera may make the game feel too different to the original Resident Evil 2, but the trailers indicate that the remake is going to be very faithful to the original. Or which is your favorite Resident Evil game?
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