Capcom has announced a remake of Resident Evil 3 is currently in the works.
Following on from the of the Resident Evil 2 remake, the third chapter in the franchise is set to release for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC via Steam worldwide on April 3rd 2020.
You can read an overview & view a trailer below:
Resident Evil 3
On the heels of the award-winning Resident Evil 2,
this highly demanded follow-up in the 94 million unit selling franchise
once again utilizes Capcom’s proprietary RE Engine to complete the
Raccoon City story arc. Resident Evil 3 stars Jill
Valentine–one of video games’ most iconic heroines–as she escapes from a
crumbling Raccoon City while being pursued by the unrelenting bioweapon
Nemesis. Players can also participate in previously untold Umbrella
experiments on the outskirts of Raccoon City in the included online
asymmetrical multiplayer game Resident Evil: Resistance, previously known as the working title Project Resistance. Resident Evil 3
will be available on PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system, the
Xbox One family of devices including Xbox One X, and Steam on April 3,
Resident Evil 3 is set amidst the nightmarish
outbreak of the T-virus, a biological weapon developed by the
pharmaceutical company Umbrella Corporation. The game marks the debut of
Nemesis–a towering humanoid bioweapon designed for both brutality and
high-functioning intelligence–whose dogged hunt of S.T.A.R.S. member
Jill Valentine made him an icon of the Resident Evil series.
Armed with an arsenal of high-powered weaponry and wrapped in a black
suit to hide his mutilated features, Nemesis will maim, pulverize or
destroy any obstacle on the path to his target.
escape takes place in the panic-stricken hours leading up to and
following the events of the acclaimed best-selling Resident Evil 2.
Intense combat and puzzle solving combine to deliver the heart-pounding
final chapter of Raccoon City’s collapse. The horrific settings from
the original game and new content come to life as never before with RE
Engine, previously utilized to create the acclaimed Resident Evil 7: biohazard, Resident Evil 2, and Devil May Cry 5 with high-definition graphics and modernized gameplay mechanics.
Resident Evil: Resistance
Complementing the action-packed single player campaign is Resident Evil: Resistance,
an asymmetrical four-versus-one multiplayer game originally unveiled as
a working title at Tokyo Game Show earlier this year. As the Mastermind
behind the scenes, players can assume the role of key Resident Evil
characters like Annette Birkin in a series of deadly experiments.
Manipulate the environment and wield a deck of cards to place vicious
creatures, set traps and weaponized security cameras to snare hapless
Survivors. A first for the franchise, Masterminds can even directly
control elite bioweapons like G-Birkin and Tyrant. In turn, four
Survivors must effectively work together, making the most of a variety
of weapons and each player’s unique special abilities, to stand a chance
of escaping the experiment before time runs out.