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Resident Evil 7 Update: Game To Feature Familiar Aspects To Previous Versions

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Resident Evil 7 Biohazard or Biohazard 7 Resident Evil is undoubtedly the biggest game that will be released next month. The game will hit PC, Xbox One and PlayStation 4 with PlayStation 4 having full Virtual Reality (VR) support. In addition, the game will also be the first main franchise entry since the release of Resident Evil 6 in 2012.

The game has several key differences as compared to the previous installments of the franchise. For instance, the main protagonist in the game is just an ordinary person. Unlike the previous installments of the franchise wherein the main character is a member of the special forces.

In addition, one of the most noticeable changes is the game being played entirely in first-person. This isn?t Capcom?s first time in using the first-person view on one of its Resident Evil games. However, this is the first numbered Resident Evil game that is being played in first-person view.

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Resident Evil 7 Update VR According to Producer Masachika Kawata

The game?s producer, Masachika Kawata, finally shed some light regarding the matter during his interview with Game Informer. According to Kawata, they thought that having a first-person perspective would be the most effective way to immerse the player. Hence, the players might have a more personal connection to the situation and experience the horror like never before.

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However, it is important to realize that the whole first-person view isn?t so you can connect with the character but to push the sales of VR. A lot of people felt that the first-person view isn?t a terrible thing. However, they do believe that Capcom is doing it for the wrong reason which is to sell the VR.

Resident Evil 7 Familiar Elements

According to Kawata, it may not seem like it at first glance, but the game will feature plenty of familiar aspects of the Resident Evil. Be it fighting different kinds of monsters to exploring and solving various puzzles. In addition, Kawata stated that there are some subtle nods in the game that fans will hopefully enjoy discovering.

Kawata also stated that they put a lot of effort to actually strengthen the core survival horror. Hence, they believe that the players will get the sense that this game is truly a Resident Evil as soon as they get their hands on it.?The game is scheduled to be released on January 24, 2017.

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