The Resident Evil 4 remake comes out this week, and Capcom’s marketing is in high gear as they just released a short anime they made for the game.
The title of the short is “ Resident Evil 4 Anime PV Resident Evil Masterpiece Theater – ‘Leon and the Mysterious Village’ Episode 1 “. The video is only 56 seconds long, but that’s 56 seconds of pure joy for anyone who has played this game. Check below:
In case you found the animation style familiar, it’s because the clip was made by the Japanese studio Nippon Animation, which among many other things is known for Masterpiece Theater which would show short anime episodes every week that were adaptations of existing works.
When is the Resident Evil 4 remake coming out?
The Resident Evil 4 remake is set to release on March 24 for PlayStation, Xbox and PC. Following in the footsteps of previous remakes of previous games, the newest Resident sees Special Agent Leon S. Kennedy sent to a Spanish village to rescue the president’s daughter. In the remake of the game, things are much prettier, the controls and interface are more modern, and there is some new content like side quests!