Showing posts with label Capcom. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Capcom. Show all posts

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Capcom Teasing Resident Evil 3 Remake! Again!

Capcom has been teasing photos on twitter that clearly hint at a very possible remake of Resident Evil 3: Nemesis.

In an absolute knocking the ball out of the park move, developer/publisher Capcom has seen a smashing success with their recent release of Resident Evil 2 Remake that took newcomers and veterans back to roots of survival horror.

Now that they have delivered fans what they have been wanting for years, the company shifts their focus to next Resident Evil game and they most probably are on board with a Resident Evil 3 Remake according to mysterious tease from social media.

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Capcom Teasing Resident Evil 3 Remake! Again!

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While playing as either Claire Redfield or Leon Kennedy in RE2Make, players enter Raccoon City Police Department at a very early point of their journey into zombie apocalypse and come to a massive hole on a wall even before Mr. X arrives.

With Claire standing next to it, Capcom posted a photo of that wrecked wall that clearly teasing of a stalker enemy.



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While Claire and Leon were trying to get out of Raccoon City with little Sherry Birkin, Jill Valentine was looking for an escape as well but her attempts were to evade the titular tyrant monstrosity Nemesis rather than the city itself.

Since events from both RE2 and RE3 are set on Raccoon City, it shouldn't be a big surprise why they already added this part into an early installment. There are good chances for players to revisit similar areas from RE2Make into upcoming follow-up title.

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They also posted another photo of Jill from Resident Evil HD Remaster only a day before, as someone is watching her under a bed. In both cases, she is a lead character in those games and a mysterious stalking foe is hinted heavily.

After RE2 Remake was officially revealed back at E3 2018, Capcom posted a photo of Nemesis on Twitter a month later on Friday the 13th, comparing to another stalking adversary Jason Voorhees, which led fans to believe it a tease to another remake.

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Nemesis provided a unique kind of horror where protagonist character is constantly chased throughout the city blocks by an RPG-wielding unkillable monster, which is hell-bent on eradicating any and every living S.T.A.R.S. member.

According to Twitter leaks from reliable source EVIL VR back in January 2019, developers are currently working on Resident Evil 3 Remake and Resident Evil 8 but are very much interested in delivering RE3 before going back to origin of Eveline. 

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Xbox Game Pass to Add Monster Hunter: World, Resident Evil 5 and More

A slew of new games like Monster Hunter: World, Prey, Resident Evil 5 and more are heading to Xbox Game Pass on April, 2019.

Members of Xbox Game Pass monthly subscription service has been noticing some significantly promising wave of titles joining a great collection of over 100 great video games in recent months of 2019, courtesy of Microsoft Studios.

Throughout April 11 to 25, more popular titles are about to join its existing library to allow subscribers access to different franchise and genre where everyone can find something they like and will have fun spending some time with.

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Xbox Game Pass to Add Monster Hunter: World, Resident Evil 5 and More

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Life is Strange 2: Episode 2
After a tragic accident at home, brothers Sean and Daniel had to leave everything behind before hitting the road to reach Mexico. The latter is revealed to have telekinetic power but have no recollection of what happened earlier.

Sea tries to protect his younger brother by teaching him how to control his powers but he falls sick and they are forced to stop at Oregon. For a short while, they were staying at their grandparent's house but then police came looking for them.

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Life is Strange 2: Episode 2 on Xbox Game Pass

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Monster Hunter: World
Enter a vast open-world full of with monsters for some action role-playing game where players take the role of their created character Hunter who are armed with fourteen standard weapons like long bow, hammer or sword to slay those beasts.

By fending off these giant creatures of a fictional "New World", player's character attempts to save Research Commission of Astera, who came here to study Elder Dragons. Often times, you will be aided by assistant handlers from Fifth Fleet during these quests.

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Monster Hunter: World on Xbox Game Pass

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Prey
When researching of an alien species called Typhon goes wrong on space station Talos I due to their hostile takeover, lead character Morgan Yu takes it upon himself to get out of there now that most of their crew members are already killed.

In his quest to find salvation, players get to use a wide range of handy weapons and amazing abilities obtained from killing the Typhons in an open-world setting for first-person shooter that is largely reminiscent of sci-fi classic title System Shock.

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Prey on Xbox Game Pass

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Resident Evil 5
A best-selling game of the Resident Evil franchise, Resident Evil 5 deviates from many core elements of survival horror in favor of a co-op gameplay involving Chris Redfield and Sheva Alomar, eventually turning it into an action game.

Umbrella Corporation has fallen only for a new threat to emerge that takes Chris to Kijuju in Africa. He teamed up with Sheva on a mission to stop bio-organic weapon released by Albert Wesker and met his thought dead former partner Jill Valentine.

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Resident Evil 5 on Xbox Game Pass

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The Golf Club 2
Among all these action and shooting based games, comes a sports simulation in the form of The Golf Club 2 by developer HB Studios and publisher Maximum Games that is designed to deliver most dynamic golf game experience ever.

Aside from enjoying single-player Career mode on your own, players can also join communities online or with friends to play for hours or even compete in tournaments that will earn you fame and money for climbing ranks within them.

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The Golf Club 2 on Xbox Game Pass

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The Walking Dead: A New Frontier
Post-apocalyptic episodic graphic adventure of The Walking Dead from developer/publisher Telltale Games continues in its third season, A New Frontier that follows narrative structure of past two seasons with return of protagonist Clementine.

She will come across a disgraced baseball star named Javier Garcia in a race for survival against a group known as New Frontier in a world already infested by undead mob. This latest conflict forces them to rely on each other and reconsider their choices in each turn.

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The Walking Dead: A New Frontier on Xbox Game Pass

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If you are feeling interested to grab any piece of these actions, you can simply sign up to a membership for only $9.99 per month or just try out a 14-Day Free Trial offer that charges only $1 for your first month of subscription to the service.

Also, use Xbox Game Pass companion mobile app to get all your notifications on the go and even remotely install your select titles to home consoles. With so many games already in current library and more joining the lineup, you can finally keep tabs on them.

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy Out Now

Visual novel legal drama adventure game Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy from Capcom is now available on Nintendo Switch, PC, PS4 and Xbox One.

Time to put on your best attorney suit and shiny badges for some courtroom drama as developer/publisher Capcom has released Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy for Nintendo Switch, PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One today.

Ace Attorney Trilogy looks at bringing back classic courtroom adventure of Game Boy Advance consoles from 2001 back in modern day gaming platforms with better designed UI and improved new artwork to make it look better than ever.

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Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy Out Now

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Previously featured pixelated drawings in PWAA series of early 2000s are all replaced with gorgeous hand-drawn artwork that complements the original. This way, intensity of courtroom battles became more invigorating on screen.

Mr. Wright used to look a bit dim in comparison to his recent overhaul and now that developers have redone every character from the series with crisp graphics, the blue color of his suits looks amazingly sharp and brighter than ever.

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New Presentation of Wendy Oldbag

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Original format of this visual novel adventure interface has been touched up too for presenting on 16:9 wide screens. Backgrounds are enhanced to look more vibrant that even security guard Wendy Oldbag appears more stunning than you remember.

Legal system of Phoenix Wright series is changed and different than real life for good as there will only be a single judge who would preside over both defense and prosecution without waiting for a jury to deliver verdict while pleading for a case is ongoing.

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Investigate Crime Scenes

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Since a regular trial will take could take maximum of three days, you are free to investigate crime scenes before hashing things out eventually. Gathering evidence and interrogating witnesses is a key part to save your client in courtroom.

This anticipated HD remaster collection will make investigating easier for newcomers and veterans by indicating whether or not you need to inspect something. So look for everything, review items in Court Record and show people your attorney's badge.

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Updated Maya Intelligence Network

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An official announcement trailer was released by Capcom earlier that gives you a peak of rookie attorney Phoenix in action.




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The collection includes titles Ace Attorney: Ace Attorney, Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney − Justice for All and Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney − Trials and Tribulations from the renowned legal drama franchise to capture its essential features.

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy comes with a language patch that allows players to enjoy the game in French, German, Korean, Simplified Chinese and Traditional Chinese language when you meet your series favorites back in court.

Friday, April 5, 2019

Resident Evil 2 Remake All In-Game Rewards Unlock DLC

Players can now unlock every bonus modes and in-game rewards in Resident Evil 2 Remake with a $4.99 worth DLC.

Nostalgic fans of Resident Evil survival horror game series has gotten everything they have been asking for years when Resident Evil 2 Remake from developer/publisher Capcom comes out in 2019, yet some are still struggling to complete the game.

However, players can skip all those hassle of going through A and B scenarios by spending only $4.99 to get their hands on a newly launched "All In-game Rewards Unlock" DLC, available now at PlayStation Store, Steam and Xbox Games Store.

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Resident Evil 2 Remake All In-Game Rewards Unlock DLC

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Upon completing original campaign runs for protagonists Claire Redfield and Leon Kennedy, RE2 Remake offers "The 4th Survivor" and "The Tofu Survivor" bonus mode scenarios, which now can be unlocked with this recent add-on.

Not only are you given access to extra modes, bonus weapons with infinite ammo including ATM-4 rocket launcher, LE-5 submachine gun, minigun and Samurai Edge handgun, concept art, '98 costumes, models and unbreakable combat knife.

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Ammo is obviously scarce and repeated use of combat knife can break it at one point since Raccoon City zombies are literal bullet sponges now but a blade that doesn't break and a gun that will never go empty on you is a sure blessing for suckers.

All in-game items and rewards unlocked within this DLC pack can save struggling players a lot of time, if there are a few bucks to spare. Besides, bunch of variant costumes for Claire and Leon that comes along would at least make it worth.

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Claire Redfield and Leon Kennedy Costume '98

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Typically, people requires to go through certain challenges and have to put some efforts to unlock these achievements that also helps developing skills but it seems fine now that people complain a lot about easy modes and accessibilities these days.

Of course you can always take the high road to unlock all in-game rewards of Resident Evil 2 Remake by taking a bit of help from online guides or expert playthroughs on YouTube if you have a mindset of earning them rather than paying for them.

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Street Fighter V In-Game Ads Return

Capcom is bringing back Street Fighter V in-game ads for their partnership deal with Japanese clothing brand UNIQLO.

A while ago developer/publisher Capcom has introduced in-game advertising within Street Fighter V, fifth mainline release from their popular fighting game series Street Fighter and was eventually removed upon negative fan-response.

Of course, people were still skeptical that it may only be a temporary move they pulled off and might return anytime in the foreseeable future. Capcom has brought back that function today to promote a Japanese clothing brand UNIQLO UT.

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Street Fighter V In-Game Ads Return

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After collaborating with major video game companies like Blizzard and Nintendo in past, the clothing shop has shifted focus on popular characters of the Street Fighter franchise. Their collection of tees will be mostly comprised of classic victory quotes and screen from SF series.

Their initial design lineup features characters like Akuma, Bison, Cammy, Chun Li, Dhalsim, E. Honda, Guile, Ken, Ryu and Sagat from the 90's legendary arcade game Street Fighter II and current flagship title Street Fighter V.

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Street Fighter UT Collection Designs

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UNIQLO UT is looking at this Spring window to launch their twelve different Street Fighter UT collection designs in stores and online alongside Capcom Cup 2019 event. They also released some spectacular promotional artwork to compliment their upcoming clothing line.

As part of their partnership program, advertisements are returning once again in exchange for some in-game currency "Fight Money" to allow them, which could otherwise be gained via gameplay but a lot differently this time.

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Street Fighter UT Collection Promo Artwork

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Showing ads on character outfits, loading screens and stages was criticized and heavily rejected by fans saying the feature is ruining the aesthetic of the game that was already troubled with series of issues from when it launched.

However, they are returning to show UNIQLO's logo on Capcom Pro Tour-themed stages and everywhere else they used to, except for the characters this time. Apparently, they have learned a lesson from receiving unwanted fan backlash from last time.

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy Release Date

Capcom brings back classic courtroom adventures in Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy, coming in April 9, 2019.

Originally debuting on Game Boy Advance console back in 2001, visual novel Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney from saw a Western release as a port for Nintendo DS in 2005. Since then, the series saw several mainline sequels and spin-off to come out in later years.

Courtesy of developer/publisher Capcom, first three main games of the franchise are now bundled together as Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy to launch on April 9, 2019, for Nintendo Switch, PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

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Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy Release Date

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Capcom announced the arrival of their classic courtroom adventure to everyone's favorite platform via an official trailer added below.




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Ace Attorney saga begins with Phoenix Wright donning his bright blue suit before heading to a trail for his childhood friend Larry Butz accused of murder. Aided by his assistant Maya Fey, he prepares to butt heads with prosecutor Miles Edgeworth and discovers an elaborated plot.

Phoenix Wright: Justice for All takes places a few months after the first game and Phoenix is already a rising star among his peers. Though prosecutor Franziska von Karma is whipping him at every move, he sees through people's lies using the new Psyche-Lock system.

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Brutal Prosecutor Miles Edgeworth

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By the time the original trilogy reaches to Trials and Tribulations, PW goes back and forth in present and past through flashbacks. Players dives deep into his past with Mia Fey, elder sister of his assistant Maya Fey when Phoenix was an accused art student.

Regardless of your early day courtroom experience on Game Boy consoles, Capcom delivers a bunch of new gameplay improvements and a modern UI for current consoles. Ace Attorney as you loved it and remember retains all of its lovable aspects to stay true to the roots.

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PWAA collection offers a total of 14 episodes from the first three games that use cultural influence of Japan on localizations of United States. Overall, the franchise has sold over a staggering 6.7 million copies worldwide by the end of 2018.

Capturing the fan-favorite courtroom adventure VN series, Ace Attorney Trilogy is currently available to pre-purchase for $29.99 only and doing so for PS4 version will earn you a pixel theme full of wallpaper and icons as bonus.

Monday, February 25, 2019

Resident Evil Becomes Capcom's Best-Selling Franchise

With an overall sales number of 90 million units worldwide, Resident Evil has become Capcom's best-selling franchise.

Without any scope for doubts, Resident Evil is one of the most popular video game series that developer/publisher Capcom has ever worked on, establishing the genre of survival horror and made a hit franchise out of it over the last two decades.

RE franchise of games have also set a track record of great commercial success by selling millions of copies worldwide each time the company releases a new installment and now that has officially amassed a whooping total of 90 million units.

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Resident Evil Becomes Capcom's Best-Selling Franchise

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When the Japanese video game developer initially started working on original Resident Evil back in 1996, they were not sure how successful their reinvention of Sweet Home would turn out to be but never expected it to be a best-seller.

The company was so impressed by its success that they started developing a sequel just after a month. Although they developed and scrapped an early version after completing 60% of the game, Resident Evil 2 eventually became an instant classic and even bigger hit.

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In 2005, Capcom took a more action-oriented approach with Resident Evil 4 but after realizing how far they have moved from the core survival elements, the studio took a detour to roots of horror by launching Resident Evil 7 in 2017.

Till date, both Resident Evil 5 and Resident Evil 6 remains the best-selling games of RE franchise by selling over 11 million and 8.8 million copies worldwide respectively over various platforms despite garnering mixed reactions from critics and fans.

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Recently released Resident Evil 2 Remake has already shipped over 4 million physical copies and gaining critical acclaim from almost everyone, helping Capcom to surpass an impressive 90 million copies sold from its entire series and becoming their best-selling franchise.

This definitely has the developers renewed their interest with RE games with more seriousness and hopefully they will easily cross 100 million mark with the release of upcoming Resident Evil 3 Remake, followed by Resident Evil 8.

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Although Resident Evil games have found a larger audience on PC and modern day PlayStation and Xbox consoles, many of the classic RE titles saw release on Nintendo's handheld Game Boy Color consoles from 1998 to hybrid console Nintendo Switch.

A series of six live-action Resident Evil movies starring actress Milla Jovovich (The Fifth Element, Ultraviolet) in lead role is looking for a reboot with director Johannes Roberts and a TV series is currently in development for streaming giant Netflix.

Resident Evil, Zero & 4 Nintendo Switch Release Date

Capcom announced the Nintendo Switch release date for upcoming ports of Resident Evil classic titles.

Although developer/publisher Capcom are not considering a port of newly released Resident Evil 2 Remake on Nintendo Switch anytime soon, they already planned on releasing some of the classic titles from their beloved survival horror franchise.

Fan-favorite titles Resident Evil, Zero & 4 for Nintendo's next-gen handheld console were originally revealed back in October 2018 and were due an official release date, which they have recently announced to coming on May 21, 2019.

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Resident Evil, Zero & 4 Nintendo Switch Release Date

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These three titles mentioned above were originally released for Nintendo GameCube console from 2002 through 2005. Later, all of them saw a high-definition version release on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One within 2015 to 2016.

Resident Evil HD Remaster is a remake of the 1996 original with a major graphical overhaul and new gameplay mechanics. Players assumed the role of S.T.A.R.S. agents Chris Redfield or Jill Valentine too uncover the deadly secrets of Spencer Mansion.

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Resident Evil Zero came out serving as a prequel to Raccoon City mansion incident starring officer Rebecca Chambers and ex- Marine Corps member Billy Coen. A unique partner system allowed players to control both of them for solving many in-game puzzles and fight monsters.

Resident Evil 4 is the first game in the series to introduce a different type of primary enemies other than zombies, replaced the fixed camera angles with over-the-shoulder view and merged survival horror elements with third-person shooter games.

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A physical copy titled Resident Evil Origins Collection featuring Resident Evil 0 and Resident Evil HD Remaster is also part of their release plan. However, only North American customers can purchase this bundle and would not be out in retail for European regions.

Capcom has yet to share the price for these titles on Nintendo hybrid console but they will be available for digital pre-order on eShop from February 28, 2019. Players can now test their skills to survive zombie outbreak on the go now that these classics are coming on Switch.

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Lost Planet Trilogy and Resident Evil Code: Veronica is Backwards Compatible on Xbox One

Third-person shooter series Lost Planet and survival horror classic Resident Evil Code: Veronica is Xbox One backward compatible now.

Hail to the backwards compatible feature of Xbox One, some of the fan-favorite titles released by developer/publisher Capcom from last decade or so are coming back to modern day Microsoft consoles and we couldn't be happier.

Xbox 360 version of the third-person shooter trilogy of Lost Planet and a beloved spin-off from Resident Evil survival horror franchise are now added to the backward compatible list as noteworthy game library inclusions of 2019.

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Lost Planet Trilogy and Resident Evil Code: Veronica is Backwards Compatible on Xbox One

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The backward parade on Xbox One kicks off with Lost Planet: Extreme Condition (2006), which depicts the tale of protagonist Wayne Holden drifting on ice-filled planet E.D.N. III. Lost Planet 2 (2010) and Lost Planet 3 (2013) has followed suit for fans to enjoy the experience of a full trilogy.

Each three games from the series are priced $19.99 only, including the gold edition version of Extreme Condition. However, action focused release of E.X. Troopers spin-off from 2012 turns out to be the only title that didn't make it to the list.

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With the recent release of Resident Evil 2 Remake, many old-school fans of RE video game series are now longing for a remake treatment for Resident Evil Code: Veronica but Capcom is probably green lighting Resident Evil 3: Nemesis up next.

However, players on Xbox One consoles can enjoy this classic title from Xbox 360 era as it has also made it to the catalog. Priced only $19.99, the game is an updated remastered version of original Dreamcast release from back in 2000.

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So, players can now head over to E.D.N. III as Wayne trying to take control back from NEVEC and save humanity or assume the role of Raccoon City survivor Claire Redfield to raid an Umbrella Corporation facility in Paris as they please.

Over the years from 2015, Xbox One backward compatibility has amassed a great number of great games from Xbox 360 platform to the library, effectively helping keep those great franchises alive among old and new generation of gamers.