The one-time Nintendo 3DS exclusive, Resident Evil: Revelations, is officially coming to a home console near you! You may have heard rumbles and rumors of this happening, but Capcom has made it official. Capcom has confirmed that Resident Evil: Revelations will release in HD at retail for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and Nintendo Wii U in North America on May 21, 2013 and Europe on May 24, 2013. A digital version of the game will be available on PS3 and PC for $49.99 on May 21, with digital versions for Xbox 360 and Wii U system to follow.
According to Capcom, the remake of the game will feature “high quality HD visuals, enhanced lighting effects and an immersive sound experience.” In addition, new content including a new enemy, extra difficulty mode, and improvements to Raid Mode (new weapons, skill sets and the opportunity to play as Hunk and other characters from the series) will be included in the console version of the game.
You can check out the first trailer, art, and screens from the upcoming HD remake for the game below (click thumbs to enlarge):
Synopsis: Resident Evil: Revelations “takes players back to the events that took place between Resident Evil 4 and Resident Evil 5, revealing the truth about the T-Abyss virus. Resident Evil Revelations features series favorites Jill Valentine and Chris Redfield, plus their respective BSAA partners – Parker Luciani and Jessica Sherawat. The action begins on board a supposedly abandoned cruise ship, the ‘Queen Zenobia’, where horrors lurk around every corner before players head for the mainland and the devastated city of Terragrigia. With limited ammo and weapons available, the race is on to survive the horror of Resident Evil Revelations.“
Make sure to check out Resident Evil: Revelations when it hits PS3, Xbox 360, and Wii U starting May 21, 2013.