Capcom has revealed that they’re “looking into” bringing Resident Evil Village to the Xbox One and PlayStation four platforms, although that isn’t the present precedence presently.
The newest tease from the corporate got here by the use of the Tokyo Game Show showcase, which is happening now. When Resident Evil Village was first introduced, it was focused as a next-gen expertise for the Xbox Series X/S and the PlayStation 5, forcing console gamers to improve their setups earlier than participating.
Now it seems to be like the subsequent gen restriction may not stay in place, as a result of the dev staff is “looking into” bringing it to Xbox One and PS4, although the livestream phase did make clear that Capcom just isn’t able to make any guarantees relating to a present gen supply presently.
“We’re looking into it,” added producer Tsuyoshi Kanda throughout the livestream. “But we can’t make any promises. However, we will do our best in creating a top-tier survival horror experience on current generation consoles.”
With Resident Evil Village going down after the occasions of seven with the return of Ethan Winters and a “much darker” narrative than prior entries, it might be good to see the title be extra accessible by way of generations. Still, it is good that Capcom is not promising something it could’t assure it’s going to ship, and followers will nonetheless have the ability to get pleasure from what’s subsequent on subsequent gen platforms and on PC.
We do not have a launch date for Resident Evil Village presently, solely that it’s popping out someday in 2021.