The game was revealed during PlayStation's latest State of Play live stream on Tuesday, after details of the project emerged in November and images of the game were found on the PlayStation Network earlier this month. If it's anything like this year's Resident Evil 2 remake, this game will easily be a contender for the best games of 2020. Capcom confirmed that the game will be available across most modern platforms, specifically Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and Steam (sorry, Switch owners).
The original game was released for the PlayStation in 1999 before later coming to PC, Dreamcast, and GameCube.More news: Nick Cannon Gets Suge Knight Involved in Eminem Beef
"Resident Evil 3 is set amidst the nightmarish outbreak of the T-virus, a biological weapon developed by the pharmaceutical company Umbrella Corporation". Players will be able to relive Jill Valentine's nightmare encounter with Nemesis when the anticipated title lands on April 3.
In addition to the single player story that many of us already know, Resident Evil 3 will have an asymmetric multiplayer mode called Resident Evil Resistance.More news: Banksy draws attention to homelessness in street art Christmas piece
The original Resident Evil 2 marked the introduction of the character Leon Kennedy, as he finds his first day on the Raccoon City Police Department marked by a sudden zombie infestation in the city. Manipulate the environment and wield a deck of cards to place vicious creatures, set traps and weaponized security cameras to snare hapless Survivors.
The release will include the Resident Evil: Resistance online game, which was previously titled "Project Resistance."CAPCOM describes the project as a "brand-new team-based survival horror experience".More news: Snapchat Cameo Will Let You Deepfake Yourself Into Popular Video's