Capcom’s upcoming Resident Evil 2 is a ground-up remake of the 1998 classic, built using Capcom’s RE Engine. The RE Engine is the same graphics engine used in Resident Evil 7: Biohazard. The Resident Evil 2 demo “One Shot” has been played over 1.4 million times, according to Capcom.
The Resident Evil 2 release date is January 25, but you can try out the 30-minute demo until January 30. Preordering Resident Evil 2 unlocks special weapons for both Chris Redfield and Jill Valentine: the Samurai Edge handguns. Resident Evil 2 is coming to PS4, Xbox One, and PC.