Those in the know about Resident Evil news are usually used to reports of remakes of the first installment. games franchises. However, this time around, things are a little different. Remake of the first the game The saga is developed by fans on Unreal Engine 5.
So far, Capcom has released several Resident Evil remakes, such as Resident Evil 2 and Resident Evil 3, with the RE 4 remake due out in 2023. The question of a possible remake is the first game with modern technological tools. Such as capcom never commented on this issue, fans tried to get their hands dirty.
A trailer for this fan version was posted on the RE Biohazard channel YouTube. In the video, you can see gameplay scenes rendered using Epic Games’ graphics engine, but with the same gruesome environments as the original game. The development features redone scenes with stunning visuals and new lighting effects.
The gameplay of the version is similar to the original “Resident Evil”, with fixed camera angles very close to the game, unlike recent adaptations by Capcom. Additionally, the trailer features Jill Valentine’s first moments at Spencer’s mansion while Chris Redfield is absent from the STARS team.