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Mikami: “I won’t play Resi 5″

Friday, 28th November 2008 18:07 GMT By Patrick Garratt

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Speaking in the latest issue of the Official PS Mag, Res Evil originator Shinji Mikami’s admitted that he’s unlikely to play the game’s fifth instalment.

“I probably won’t play it,” he said. “I won’t like it, because it’s not going to be the game I would have made.

“It’ll just cause me stress if I play it. I think it could be fun for gamers to play it, but not for someone who has developed Resident Evil games.

“If I see anything in Resident Evil 5 that isn’t done well, I’ll be angry.”

Do not make him angry.

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13 Comments

  1. airdom

    i probably wont play it either, as im not a huge fan of the RE series, and i have to say i never completed a Resident Evil game…ever, and i dont really care lol

    #1 6 years ago
  2. probertgoon

    blah blah blah whiney little bitch boo fucking hoo
    i’m taking my ball and i’m going home

    #2 6 years ago
  3. Psychotext

    Yeah, but they already took his ball and gave it to the new player. :D

    #3 6 years ago
  4. wickedman

    Is going to be the best Resident Evil, ever!!!! choke on that, sore loser Mikami

    #4 6 years ago
  5. absolutezero

    Im more interested in the new Mikami Suda project than I am about RE5, which is pretty much a known quantity at this point.

    #5 6 years ago
  6. ecu

    Mikami is a legend. Can’t say I blame him for not wanting to play it, as the series is very close to his heart.

    #6 6 years ago
  7. DaMan

    it’s going to be the shittiest RE yet. choke on that, wickedman.1111!!!111

    Mikami’s right.

    ..and I will download it :).

    #7 6 years ago
  8. Nath

    Not the latest issue, fellas!Ccouple of months back actually :)

    Made me a bit sad when I saw the story spreading round the nets. Did no-one read the interview at the time? :( Took me *ages* to organise the thing.

    #8 6 years ago
  9. No_PUDding

    I know I could be crucified for this but I don’t like RE4.

    But I recognise why people did like it and why it’s clever, but you can pretty much forget RE5 for.

    #9 6 years ago
  10. Blerk

    Resi’s not the game it used to be. I don’t mean it’s not good any more, it’s just… not the same. I kinda miss the old-style Resi. If they were going to do the Resi 4 style ‘actiony’ game then I wish they’d also continued to do the more explorey puzzley sort of game as well.

    #10 6 years ago
  11. thegreatone18

    I’m still waiting for him to chop his head off…

    #11 6 years ago
  12. Quiiick

    That’s typical Japanese.
    He said “I probably won’t play it …” not “I won’t play it …”.
    So guess what: He will play it!

    … and so will I. Always loved the RE-Series especially RE4. Even liked the cheesy RE movies with Milla.

    #12 6 years ago
  13. Gamoc

    I will play it eventually. After RE4 I can’t miss it, really, it’s just a matter of how long it takes for me to get it.

    #13 6 years ago

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