Without a doubt, the big announcement at PlayStation’s June State of Play was the Resident Evil 4 remake. The game had been rumored even before the announcement of Resident Evil 3, but now it’s totally official. It will come, if nothing changes, early next year.
Capcom and its RE Engine have done wonders with remakes of the original games. Resident Evil 2 was an incredible experience, and 3, even with its short duration, also brought back all the nostalgia. Nonetheless, Resident Evil 4 is one of the best-loved and best-loved titles in the franchise. Not only for its change to action but with the touches of survival and original puzzles, Also because of its setting.
Therefore, a remake of the game was highly anticipated by fans. Now that it has been announced, comparisons of what was seen in the trailer with the original game which, by the way, you can play right now on PC.
The graphics of Resident Evil 4 remake vs. the original game
ElAnalistaDeBitsone of the most famous YouTube channels for comparing graphic performance on different platforms, has done the same with the remake of Resident Evil 4. And although knowing the wonders of RE Engine we already knew it was going to be amazingthe truth is that it is even more spectacular.
In fact, as you can see in the video, the funny thing is that the scenarios are similar, but they have been updated with the new graphics engine, making them a real delight for fans of the saga. We don’t know if the gameplay will remain intact, today it would be quite rough, but if it is updated to RE2 and RE3 the combination can be incredible.
Be that as it may, for now we will have to settle for this little appetizer and wait for next year to see, really, how the adaptation of this already classic to the new generation has been.
With the remake of Resident Evil 4 the circle is closed, and the truth is that the only one that remains of the classics would be the first, which despite the fact that there is an HD version, is far from the quality that Capcom titles with RE Engine suppose.