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RE: Operation Racoon City out winter for PS3, 360, PC

Monday, 28 March 2011 12:06 GMT By Johnny Cullen

Capcom’s announced Resident Evil: Operation Racoon City for a winter release on PS3, 360 and PC, confirming Canadian studio Slant Six Games is developing the title.

The news follows an info dump in the latest issue of OXM US. It’s now been confirmed that you’ll play as a part of the Umbrella Security Services, either by yourself or as part of a four-way co-op mode.

The story sees the USS being given orders to eliminate all evidence of a T-Virus outbreak and kill any survivors. The US government sends out its own forces to try and expose Umbrella’s actions and uncover the cause of the outbreak.

The game will feature the return of iconic locations from Racoon City as well as regular characters, including Leon Kennedy.

Fans of the series will have the chance to rewrite history in the series, as you experience events from Resident Evil 2 and Resident Evil 3 from the Umbrella side.

NeoGAF‘s added even more information gleaned from OPM, which mentions that one of the main missions in the game is to “kill Leon” which will enable players to change the aforementioned course of the series’ history. Leon is the gamer’s “main prey” throughout the game in regards to the USS team, which takes its inspiration from Mr. Death himself and is situated on Rockfort Island.

Hunters and Lickers were confirmed for the game, and will be able to “mow down zombies if they’re in the way of their destruction.”

Players will also get more insight into Mr. X before he was sent to Raccoon City after Leon and Claire, and the demo shown to OPM had players battling it out with him at one point.

Gameplay will allow for cover behind stationary objects as well use enemies for cover, adding to the game’s team-based strategic style. Destructible objects in the game will allow players to take out zombies, and shooting lights will also will help keep the zombies away as they are attracted to light.

A new control scheme has been implemented to mimic the more modern control settings of third-person shooters, which according to the magazine is why Capcom approached Slant Six over the development.

As mentioned in the OXM report last week, and previously rumoured, SOCOM Confrontation devs Slant Six is handling development duties.

Capcom didn’t provide assets with the announcement, but GAF‘s posted three GameReactor front covers and the cover from the issue of OXM featuring the game as well as its logo, which we’ve posted here.

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52 Comments

  1. xino

    i need to try a Socom game, i wonder if there’s a demo on PSN.
    I need to know why gamers like it:/

    if i like it then I may like this RE

    #1 4 years ago
  2. Rosseu

    I’m not a fan of crapcom but this is getting me excited.

    wow there’s an edit button already! grats vg247!

    #2 4 years ago
  3. Erthazus

    I smell DMC story in the future.

    #3 4 years ago
  4. loki

    Canadian? PC? No,thx

    #4 4 years ago
  5. Moonwalker1982

    Socom confrontation wasn’t received very well….we’ll see.

    #5 4 years ago
  6. azmza

    For PC!, oh thats great thx :).

    #6 4 years ago
  7. YoungZer0

    @3: As always, your comment doesn’t make any sense.

    #7 4 years ago
  8. Erthazus

    @7, for you, of course not. Because you are a fan of EMO Dante, so… Don’t even reply to me you uncoordinated ball of ghey.

    #8 4 years ago
  9. Johnny Cullen

    Logo added.

    #9 4 years ago
  10. YoungZer0

    @Emo Erthazus: Emo Dante? Just goes to show that you’re full of shit again. ;) Limited knowledge is no excuse.

    And i’m pretty sure i’m not the only one who has a problem figuring out the shit you say.

    #10 4 years ago
  11. Ireland Michael

    @8 Do some research on post punk fashion before you spout off your ignorance. Dante’s design has absolutely no influence from the emo scene at all.

    Post Punk: Here and here and here

    Emo: Here and here

    #11 4 years ago
  12. Erthazus

    @11, that does not matter to me at all because i really don’t care about subculture much (i don’t know it and i have no interest to know something about it). I just want old fashioned stuff and good gameplay (in which Ninja theory won’t deliver anyway).
    2 failures with ok graphics, good art style, OK story, shitty gameplay for prepubertal children is enough for me.

    Same can happen with this game, although Western devs make great third person shooters.

    #12 4 years ago
  13. Ireland Michael

    Then don’t claim its “emo” if you don’t know what the hell it means.

    There’s nothing wrong with the art style of DMC. Me, I personally grew out of any interest in the Japanese bishie look well over a decade ago. It’s nice to see Ninja Theory applying their own creative art design (something they excel at) to the latest game.

    And I enjoyed all of their games immensely. The depth of Heavenly Sword’s combat reassures me enough that they have what it takes to make this game work.

    Your bias towards Ninja Theory is meaningless.

    #13 4 years ago
  14. YoungZer0

    @12: You already stated that you never played the full version of Enslaved, so stfu.

    #14 4 years ago
  15. woodyrulesok

    Interested to see what happens with this.
    Loved all the resident evil games (excluding 5 which I couldn’t get on with)

    #15 4 years ago
  16. YoungZer0

    I really liked Outbreak 1/2. Yes, they failed hard, but that can be blamed on the limited online options of the PS2, the idea behind it, is fantastic and would allow for the first and real online survival horror. So i’m expecting something good here.

    #16 4 years ago
  17. Christopher Jack

    Wake me up when Capcom makes a good Resident Evil game that uses the more common 3rd person controls/cameras, I truly despise past RE games because of it.

    #17 4 years ago
  18. YoungZer0

    3rd person camera? Gross. That was the moment when RE fell apart.

    #18 4 years ago
  19. jldoom

    I’ll wait for at least a demo to come before I judge, but the premise behind it does sound great.

    #19 4 years ago
  20. Danny Boyle

    Hmmmmmm…!
    Yeah! \:D/

    #20 4 years ago
  21. Danny Boyle

    http://WWW.GAMEFA.COM

    #21 4 years ago
  22. PEYJ

    I wonder if this is a separate singleplayer+co-op mode or drop-in/drop-out like in RE5? Besides, wasn’t there something about being able to play as other factions?

    #22 4 years ago
  23. Blerk

    Hmm. I really don’t know what to think about this one. Another Resi set in Racoon City should make me happy, but if it just becomes yetanothershooter then….?

    Anyway, if you’re doing a proper shooter then please make sure you do proper shooter controls this time, Capcom. You numpties.

    #23 4 years ago
  24. Dr.Ghettoblaster

    All these RE titles being announced has me gitty, but not really interested (except Revelations). What this RE fan is really hoping for….

    + RE PSP/2 updated announcement

    + BOTH RE Wii rail shooters brought to one PS3 blu-ray with HD/MOVE support (ala DS: Extraction)

    + RE1 gamecube remake brought to PSN/XBLA

    + RE 6 to be more like Lost in Nightmares, and less like RE5.

    #24 4 years ago
  25. StolenGlory

    Seems like the Resi title that nobody wanted tbh.

    #25 4 years ago
  26. spiderLAW

    Ive enjoyed all Resident Evils, including 5 (it was fun, really fun. I especially enjoyed splitscreen with my ex wife.) and excluding Survivor.
    I cnt wait for this one.

    #26 4 years ago
  27. xino

    with the updated image.

    So basically this is a homage to Resident Evil movie 1. With those swats team.

    which one if Hunk?:P

    #27 4 years ago
  28. Crab of Thunder

    Really looking forwrad to this. Despite what most people say about RE5, i enjoyed it and have high hopes for this one.

    #28 4 years ago
  29. triggerhappy686

    @ Dr.Ghettoblaster – What you said ;)

    #29 4 years ago
  30. dvcy21

    So I’m assuming it’s not going to be scary and it’s going to be a zombie shoot-em fest…Great, sounds like RE5 and L4D mixed together. That’s totally NOT what I expected nor wanted for the next iteration of RE. I’ll try to keep optimistic…but, I’m already on the fence and ready to bail.

    #30 4 years ago
  31. YoungZer0

    @30: I hate people like you. “From the limited information i have about this game, i really expect to hate it.”

    #31 4 years ago
  32. triggerhappy686

    @ dvcy21 – Im hoping they are still cooking RE6 internally.

    #32 4 years ago
  33. OrbitMonkey

    @31 So you hate 99.9% of the internet?

    #33 4 years ago
  34. YoungZer0

    @33: Yes, it’s a very dedicated job.

    #34 4 years ago
  35. Lounds

    @16 is l4d not a survival horror?

    #35 4 years ago
  36. Gekidami

    Scans doods:
    http://gamingeverything.com/?p=2791

    #36 4 years ago
  37. YoungZer0

    @35: Not at all.

    @36: Thanks, looks good, but not what i expected. Still would love to see a gameplay trailer or something like that.

    #37 4 years ago
  38. Prince_Arash

    I hope well okay

    #38 4 years ago
  39. Dr.Ghettoblaster

    Nice find Gek!

    #39 4 years ago
  40. Lounds

    left 4 dead is survival horror but with humour

    #40 4 years ago
  41. YoungZer0

    @40: Minus the Survival Horror.

    #41 4 years ago
  42. Gekidami

    ^ Indeed, L4D is by no stretch of the imagination, a survival horror. And i honestly doubt this game will be.

    #42 4 years ago
  43. Ireland Michael

    Well, it has the whole “survival” thing. But not really the “horror”.

    #43 4 years ago
  44. Lounds

    The first l4d could be scary lol

    #44 4 years ago
  45. Gekidami

    ^ Only if you’re a big girls blouse.

    And with infinite ammo pistols, the short lenght of missions and tables full of ammo scattered everywhere, the game didnt really have the ‘survival’ element either.

    Its just “A shooter… With Zombies!”

    #45 4 years ago
  46. spiderLAW

    @45
    Have you played it on the hardest difficulty…pretty survival if you ask me. Just because you dont run out of pistol ammo doesnt make it not survival. You never face this ammount of zombies on any of the resident evil games, especially not at once. Its horror for the casual market as well. My wife used to get freaked at the sound of the Witch.

    Anyways, scans are cool Geki, thanx!

    #46 4 years ago
  47. LOLshock94

    why do i get the feeling that the woman is wong?
    and leon is obviously the STALKER looking dude

    #47 4 years ago
  48. YoungZer0

    @47: You’re wrong on both accounts. Look @36.

    #48 4 years ago
  49. LOLshock94

    if ada is not in this game then it doesnt explain how ada followed leon on resident evil 4. unless im missing something :S

    #49 4 years ago
  50. IL DUCE

    Really looking forward to this game, squad based third person shooter in the RE universe sounds good to me. Slant Six did a good job on Confrontation, I’ve actually been playing it since I got it for 10 bucks when I recently bought my PS3. It wasn’t received well at first due to a lot of lag issues.

    #50 4 years ago
  51. IL DUCE

    @49 it says you will run into Leon Kennedy in the game and he his one of the targets you are being sent to eliminate, it takes place during RE 2 & 3…and that you can change the outcome of those games, and change the events of those Resident Evils such as most likely, killing Leon Kennedy

    #51 4 years ago
  52. Stephany Nunneley

    Added OPM details in there.

    #52 4 years ago

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  • Xbox and PC games boss Phil Harrison to leave Microsoft – rumour

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  • Metal Gear Online commentated trailer explains stuffed dog – but not invisibility

    Metal Gear Online developer Kojima Productions has provided significantly more insight into how the multiplayer side of The Phantom Pain works. Metal Gear Online is the online multiplayer component of Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain. Konami hasn’t shared a great deal about it yet, but we did see a very cool Metal Gear […]

  • Elite: Dangerous Xbox One trailer shows off space MMO

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  • Battletoads to appear in Shovel Knight Xbox One

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    The Division fans finally got a look at Ubisoft’s MMO this week, but the publisher has said the footage is not in any way representative. Pre-alpha footage of the The Division was leaked this week, but has since been thoroughly smacked down by takedown notices. All that remains are a few screenshots and a GIF: […]

  • Microsoft HoloLens designer killed in hit and run accident

    Very sad news out of Redmond this week, as Mike Ey was killed in a tragic accident. Ey, 30, was one of the key project designers on Microsoft’s HoloLens AR headset. He was killed on Saturday morning in a rear-end collision. The driver of the second vehicle fled the scene but was tracked down by […]

  • AMD throws support behind VR with new low-latency anti-nausea tech

    GPU manufacturer AMD has released a new SDK compatible with “a broad set of VR devices”. Called LiquidVR, the tech is designed to “bring better content, comfort, and compatibility to VR applications” including games, simulation, entertainment, education, social media, travel, medicine, real estate and ecommerce, apparently. AMD said maintaining comfort and realism in VR environments […]

  • Danganronpa 3 in the works, but a long way off yet

    A new Danganronpa is happening. Danganronpa 3 is in the very, very early production stages, writer Kodaka Kazutaka has confirmed. Nothing about the project is “set in stone”, Kazutaka told Polygon, so there are no details to share yet; the characters and story may change several times before being finalised. The writer said he’s weighing […]

  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare MLG Pro League 2015 schedule announced

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  • Happy Birthday PlayStation 2, you are almost old enough to drive

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  • Here’s what the final version of Valve’s Steam Controller looks like

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  • The Sims, SimCity developer closed down

    The Sims 4 developer Maxis has been shuttered, EA has confirmed. The Sims, SimCity and the rest of the Sim franchise has traditionally been helmed by Maxis, which had its flagship studio in Emeryville, California. Now EA has confirmed with Kotaku that this studio is being closed. “Today we are consolidating Maxis IP development to […]

  • Gigantic MOBA coming to Windows 10 and Xbox One with cross-play

    Today during GDC 2015, Microsoft announced that the new IP from Motiga called Gigantic will be cross-play enabled. Slated for Windows 10 and Xbox One, the five-on-five third-person battle arena game allows the player to select from an array of heroes with distinctive powers and play styles. Players will then make their way through areas […]

  • Here’s a look at Unreal Tournament DirectX 12 gameplay

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  • Wireless adapter for Xbox One controllers out later this year

    Microsoft announced at GDC 2015 today it will that all wireless Xbox gaming accessories will be designed for and supported on both Xbox One consoles and Windows 10 PCs moving forward. Later this year, a wireless adapter will be released, allowing current Xbox controllers and future devices to be used wirelessly on PCs. This will […]

  • Microsoft offers up more details on Spencer’s GDC 2015 talk

    Microsoft has provided more details on Cross-Buy functionality between Windows 10 and Xbox One as well as the Xbox Live SKU and other announcements made during Phil Spencer’s talk today. During the session, the head of Xbox shared “the next step” in the company’s plans for a unified platform across all Windows 10 devices which […]

  • Wasteland 2 is coming to PlayStation 4 this summer

    Wasteland 2 is coming to PlayStation 4 as a Game of the Year Edition. inXile Entertainment announced the news on the PS Blog, noting the edition contains enhancements and improvements. The game has been ported to Unity 5, which was announced over the weekend, providing upgraded visual effects, “improved character models, upgraded environments, and Unity […]

  • Cross-Buy detailed for Windows 10 and Xbox One; Elite: Dangerous coming to Xbox One

    During Xbox boss Phil Spencer’s session at GDC 2015 today, it was announced Elite: Dangerous would release on Xbox One. Spencer also outlined cross-buy functionality across Windows 10 and Xbox One. Spencer’s talk started off with Frontier Developments announcing Elite: Dangerous for release this summer as a console debut on Xbox One, suggesting the Elite: […]

  • Longbeards Culture Pack available now for Total War: Attila

    The Longbeards Culture Pack is now available for Total War: Attila and it comes with three new playable factions. The Langobards, the Burgundians and the Alamans can be played in both single and multiplayer campaign modes as well as custom and multiplayer battles. A new feature called The Lay of Ybor is also included. It […]

  • Nvidia unveils Titan X as world’s “most advanced GPU” – video

    Nvidia revealed Titan X as “the world’s most advanced GPU” during Epic founder Tim Sweeney’s State of Unreal session a t GDC 2015 today. Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun Huang took the stage during the panel stating it contains “8 billion transistors,” and has 12GB of RAM. Pricing wasn’t announced, but it was rumored back in January […]

  • Steam sale discounts titles announced for SteamOS

    With many of the year’s most popular games heading to SteamOS, Valve has decided to host sale in celebration. Here’s a short list of titles on sale. The full list of PC, Linux, Mac and SteamOS discounts can be found through the link. The Banner Saga Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Batman: Arkham […]

  • PayDay 2 announced for SteamOS, celebrating with franchise sale

    PayDay 2 is coming to SteamOS, Overkill has announced. Still under development, a release date will be announced at a later date. “Making sure PAYDAY 2 is available on SteamOS felt like a no-brainer,” said Bo Andersson Klint, CEO of Starbreeze in the press release. “With PAYDAY 2: Crimewave Edition coming to the next generation […]

  • Magicka 2 has a release date and a crazy new trailer

    Magicka 2 has a release date for PC and the PlayStation 4, and Paradox Interactive has released a trailer featuring “Vlad’s latest lyrical triumph,” which is his rendition of the Game of Thrones theme. Magicka arrived on PC and PS4 May 26 and the game can be pre-ordered on PC beginning today, with PS4 pre-orders […]

  • Nintendo eShop schedule: Don’t Starve: Giant Edition, Never Alone, others

    Nintendo has sent over a list of titles heading to the eShop in 2015. The schedule contains titles such as Affordable Space Adventures, Runbow, Swords & Soldiers 2, Don’t Starve: Giant Edition, Never Alone and Mario vs. Donkey Kong: Tipping Stars. Below a preliminary list of games scheduled to launch in the Nintendo eShop on […]

  • Week 8: Can you win the weekly VG247 GTA Online playlist? Play tonight at 8pm UK time!

    We’re hotdogging tonight. I don’t even know what that means. Eight weeks of ridiculous death. Such a brave, true milestone. We’re going to celebrate two entire months of playing weekly GTA Online playlists with VG247 readers with Hotdogging, a set of six jobs I named completely at random. This one ends with a straight-up border […]

  • Puzzle platformer Four Sided Fantasy coming to PC, consoles in early 2016

    Curve Digital and developer Logan Fieth’s studio Ludo Land are bringing puzzle platformer, Four Sided Fantasy, to PC all major consoles in early 2016. Ludo Land are developing the PC version, with Curve Digital handling the console and Vita versions. Four Sided Fantasy tasks players with venturing across “dreamlike levels” by controlling and manipulating the […]

  • Tropico 5 arrives on PS4 in April – video

    A release date for Tropico 5 on PlayStation 4 has been announced. This is the franchise’s first foray onto PlayStation consoles. It arrived in Europe on April 24 and in North America on April 28. A Limited Edition has also been announced, and it includes The Big Cheese DLC and the Bayo Del Olfato sandbox […]

  • Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain Limited Edition PS4 releasing in Asia

    A limited edition Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain PlayStation 4 system will be released in Asia. The system and its DualShock controller were designed in collaboration with Konami Digital Entertainment and targeted for the Asia region, per Gematsu. It will be released as part of PS4 Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain […]

  • This video shows Sid Meier’s Starships being played on iPad

    Sid Meier’s Starships will be released on iPad alongside Mac and PC, and to give you an idea on how it plays on the tablet, a new video has been released. Watch below as Pete Murray and lead producer Stuart Zissu show off the iPad version. The 4X space-strategy releases on March 12.

  • Wolfenstein: The Old Blood announced as standalone prequel to Wolfenstein: The New Order

    Wolfenstein: The Old Blood, a standalone prequel to The New Order, will release May 5 on PC, PS4 and Xbox One. The game takes pace in 1946, and and players take on the role of B.J. Blazkowicz as he embarks on a two-part mission in Bavaria. Part one, Rudi Jäger and the Den of Wolves, […]

  • Observer Mode coming soon to Evolve as a free update

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  • Dragon Quest Heroes and PS4 top Media Create charts in Japan

    The PlayStation 3 and PS4 skus for Dragon Quest Heroes were the top sellers on the Media Create charts in Japan, moving a combined 594,749 units. Elsewhere on the chart, The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D was in third place with 39,751 units moved, and last week’s top seller, God Eater 2: Rage Burst, […]

  • Watch Hideo Kojima answer lots of your burning Phantom Pain questions

    What’s better than learning the official release date of MGS5: The Phantom pain? Hideo Kojima talking more about it, of course! Hideo Kojima has decided to answer a few fan questions about Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain, to help boost everyone’s hype to insane levels. He talks about the game’s story, his relief […]

  • MGS5: The Phantom Pain Day 1 and Collector’s Edition revealed

    Konami has officially revealed the release date of Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain alongside the game’s Day 1 and Collector’s Edition. Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain will release September 1, worldwide, as previously leaked. It will be available on PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One. The PC Steam […]

  • EU Club Nintendo: Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds soundtrack back in stock

    Club Nintendo members in Europe can once again pick up The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds soundtrack. For 3000 Stars, members of the program will receive the double-CD soundtrack which features 89 tracks with liner notes from Ryo Nagamatsu and 12 sheet music excerpts. It also comes with 16 Milk Bar Musician pieces. […]

  • HTC apologises over “confusing” Half-Life VR comments

    HTC has misspoke when it talked about Half-Life coming to VR headset Vive. HTC chairwoman Cher Wang has apologised over the comments she made yesterday about the possibility of Half-Life coming to Vive, the VR headset it’s manufacturing with the help of Valve. Sources close to Valve, have indicated to the BBC that the developer […]

  • What do Heists and Daily Objectives tell us about the future of GTA Online?

    Daily Objectives could be more important to GTA Online than Heists. These theories and more, from a giddy Matt Martin. Yesterday Rockstar dropped a bombshell. Not only is it releasing Heists next week – the mythical 4-player missions for GTA Online – but it’s also going to be introducing daily challenges and more modes to […]

  • Breaking down Hardline Premium, is it worth it?

    Having been announced just a few days ago, the Premium service for Battlefield Hardline has been a topic of constant debate among the Battlefield community. Many look at Hardline as a Battlefield off-shoot that will just tide everyone over until Battlefront comes out in the fall. EA has other plans however, announcing a $50 Premium […]

  • Watch Dogs sold more than GTA 5 and FIFA 15 in Australia in 2014

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  • Watch PC footage of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt from GDC 2015

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