Capcom has revealed that Resident Evil Village’s (opens in new tab) upcoming Shadows of Rose DLC will kind the ultimate act within the Winters’ household storyline. Chatting with IGN, Village’s Director Kento Kinoshita stated that Capcom was “creating” the brand new DLC particularly “to conclude the Winters household Saga.”
The mainline collection has focussed on the trials and tribulations of the Winters household since Resident Evil 7 (opens in new tab), which noticed protagonist Ethan Winters trying to find his lacking girlfriend Mia within the swampy bayous of Louisiana. Village continued the household’s story in Japanese Europe, with Ethan on the path of his new child daughter Rose, who’s kidnapped throughout the recreation’s introduction.
The Shadows of Rose story, which types a part of the bigger Winters’ Growth, takes place a long time after the occasions of Resi Village, revolving round a grown-up Rose. Presumably, Resident Evil 9 (or no matter it finally ends up being referred to as) will both introduce new characters or return focus to one of many collection’ extra acquainted faces.
Alongside the DLC’s new story, Kinoshita additionally mentioned the DLC’s deliberate third-person mode, stating Capcom wished to make one thing “pretty much as good or higher” than the third-person perspective within the current remakes of Resi 2 (opens in new tab) and 3 (opens in new tab). “In comparison with the earlier video games within the collection, Resident Evil Village has an exceptionally bigger number of participant actions. You may guard, you possibly can transfer whereas crouching, and there’s a lot of analyzing objects. We made thorough changes to make sure that these distinctive animations would look fully related.”
The Shadows of Rose DLC will emerge from the gloom on October 28. If a brand new story and a third-person mode aren’t sufficient to seize your consideration, you is likely to be to know that it additionally provides a playable Lady Dimitrescu (opens in new tab) to the sport’s Mercenaries mode.