Capcom has debuted the launch trailer for their episodic game Resident Evil Revelations 2, the first chapter of which is available now.
The beginning of the Resident Evil Revelations 2 tale sees fan-favorite Claire Redfield make a dramatic return. Survivor of the Raccoon City incident depicted in previous “Resident Evil” games, Claire now works for the anti-bioterrorism organization Terra Save. Moira Burton, is attending her welcome party for Terra Save when unknown armed forces storm the office. Claire and Moira are knocked unconscious and awaken later to find themselves in a dark and abandoned detention facility. Working together, they must find out who took them and to what sinister end. With the terrifying Afflicted enemies waiting around every dark corner, players will need to use their ammo and weapon supply wisely, in classic survival horror style. Will Claire and Moira make it out alive and discover what’s led to them being taken to this remote island? Who else will they come across? A story of twists and turns will have players guessing the next step at every turn.
Resident Evil Revelations 2 is being released as digital episodes at $5.99 each with Episode 2 to debut on March 3rd and Episodes 3 and 4 to follow on a weekly release pattern. In addition, a full retail box set will debut in March featuring all four episodes as well as to two additional spin-off episodes, alternate costumes for the characters, and several new characters for RAID mode.