New Resident Evil 3 Trailer RE:Introduces the Nemesis

Earlier in the year, as part of a PlayStation State of Play presentation, Capcom announced that Project Resistance, the team-based online multiplayer game, would actually be a re-make of Resident Evil 3 with Project Resistance, now known as Resident Evil: Resistance, being included as an online multiplayer portion. At the time snippets of gameplay were shown; but now Capcom hae released a new trailer which showcases in-game engine gameplay and a look at the Nemesis.

For those unfamiliar with Resident Evil lore the Nemesis is a bio-engineered weapon that is used to hunt down the members of Raccoon City’s elite Police unit S.T.A.R.S and as such players will have to avoid, escape and defeat the nemesis in addition to the zombie threats that lurk within the city.

The new trailer also reveals a selection of characters and their new appearances:

  • Brad Vickers – He is one of the sole survivors of the Mansion Incident (depicted in the original Resident Evil) and helped with investigations into Umbrella Corp. As one of the last surviving members of S.T.A.R.S. in Raccoon City, he’s also in Nemesis’ sights.
  • Mikhail Victor – The U.B.C.S. commanding officer is a leader with years of military and commanding experience. Mikhail was seriously injured in his team’s mission to evacuate survivors from Raccoon City. Despite his dire circumstance, he still does as much as he can to help civilians and his platoon. It is his compassion to save Raccoon City’s citizens that convince Jill to help their cause.
  • Nicholai Ginovaef – This U.B.C.S. team leader is incredibly resilient, cold and calculating, willing to make the necessary sacrifices for the mission and his own benefit. Nicholai dismisses Jill as a “bleeding heart” who will get herself killed.
  • Tyrell Patrick – This U.B.C.S. member is a seasoned veteran specializing in hacking and disabling security devices. Tyrell provides invaluable support from behind the lines.
  • Murphy Seeker – This U.B.C.S. member and former U.S. Marine is an exceptional sniper. Like Mikhail, he also gets seriously injured during the Raccoon City mission.
  • Dario Rosso – A civilian Jill encounters in a warehouse in uptown Raccoon City who is reeling from the shock of losing his family. Dario rejects Jill’s pleas to escape the crumbling city.
  • Hunter enemy – Both Jill and Carlos will encounter this terrifying new monster in Resident Evil 3. These bioweapons were created by combining the genetic material of humans and reptiles, creating an incredibly fast and powerful adversary.

Resident Evil 3 will be available for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Windows PC on the 3rd April 2020 and pre-orders will also include outfit designs from the original Resident Evil 3 game.

About Scott Emsen
Scott is the Founder and Executive Editor of AnimeBlurayUK but in the past he has worked at ZOMGPlay, Rice Digital and Funstock and was once a Community Moderator for the Nokia N-Gage forums. Based in the UK, he loves anything related to Games & Anime and in In his spare time you'll mostly find him playing on one of his many gaming consoles; namely the PS Vita, PS4 or Xbox One.

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