Resident Evil Village is set to release in April 2021, as suggested by a leak that’s come from a recent cyberattack against developer Capcom.
A new report has summarised information obtained from the attack with details on the Resident Evil franchise itself. First, Resident Evil Village is set to release in April 2021, with a demo made available ahead of that time. It’s also suggested that a new multiplayer Resident Evil project, referred to as Project Highway and Village Online, will be made available in late 2021.
The also leak suggests Google Stadia paid Capcom $10 million USD for access to Resident Evil 7 and Resident Evil Village, and that Sony paid Capcom $5 million USD for Resident Evil 7 timed VR exclusivity on PlayStation VR. Finally, the leak alleges that Resident Evil 4 VR is being planned for Oculus VR.
Capcom was attacked early this month, with the company recently confirming that customers’ personal date might have been compromised.
We’ll keep you posted on Resident Evil Village as we learn more.