Recent Capcom leaks reveal that the long-awaited Resident Evil 8 is planned to be released in April next year.
After the recent successes of Resident Evil, the excitement for its eighth installment has grown considerably. With Resident Evil 7 he proved that Capcom was capable of returning to the franchise and bringing it to life once again. Then, with the Resident Evil 2 remake, the company showed that it understood what they love so much about classic installments. And while the RE3 remake didn’t have the numbers of its predecessor, the gameplay improvements were impossible to ignore. Now, the leaks let us speculate on a possible Resident Evil 8 release date.
In the ocean of leaks that Capcom is bleeding, it has been possible to get information about Resident Evil 8. A first striking fact was that this title would have a demo shortly before its launch. This is curious, but not very surprising, since Capcom is one of the few remaining large companies that often releases demos to create more buzz. Another striking point is that the company continues to have plans to launch Village in the new generation and the previous generation. So, if you want to enjoy this title on your PlayStation 4 or Xbox One, you could.
So we have arrived at the main course: the release date of Resident Evil 8. According to this information, RE8 would be released in April of next year. Is this possible? Yes, as it would fit the period in which Capcom usually likes to launch their games. However, it is important to remember that this information can always change. You can expect to see RE8 next year, but this April date could move a bit in the coming months.
Resident Evil 8 will be released for PC, Xbox Series X, and PlayStation 5.