A brand new Resident Evil 9 rumor is making the rounds. In 2022, Resident Evil is arguably Capcom’s largest franchise alongside Monster Hunter. Between multi-media diversifications, Resident Evil Villageand the upcoming remake of Resident Evil 4, Capcom is pumping out a variety of content material for followers of the survival-horror collection. And there isn’t any cause to count on this to vary. And as a result of there isn’t any cause to count on this to vary there isn’t any cause to not count on Resident Evil 9. To this finish, a brand new rumor claims to have the primary particulars on this unannounced and, at this level, hypothetical sport.
The rumor comes from an nameless supply, which is the primary crimson flag. The second crimson flag is that this nameless supply comes from 4chan. The third crimson flag is it is in an info dump, which has a fame for being pretend. So, why is it making the rounds? Well, for one, followers are determined to listen to about the way forward for the collection, however two, as a result of prior to now, details about earlier video games within the collection have leaked on 4chan, so there may be some precedent right here. That mentioned, it is nonetheless essential to take every little thing under with a grain of salt.
According to the rumor, the working title of the sport is Resident Evil Apocalypse, and it is set “in a ghost city within the west the place a sure investigation will happen.” This setting is alleged to be comprised of a small city and many totally different outside settings like caves and tenting websites. Populating these areas are enemies described as “deformed creatures” that resemble mythological creatures. Apparently, locals name them “Goatman” and “Wendigo.” Adding to this, it is famous there will likely be a “big emphasis on physique horror” and that monsters can get nearer to gamers camouflaging as “pleasant NPCs” if the physique of the unique NPC died and gamers did not see it occur.
(*9*) extra of the map, the rumor claims there’s a big “unsettling” forest that gamers can simply get misplaced in, presumably as a result of it is dense and darkish. The following particulars are additionally talked about: an early boss referred to as Barghest that is sort of a “large black canine with a twist,” a lady antagonist referred to as “Glaistig” with a “actually stunning design with inexperienced and gold ornaments and mourning inexperienced robe,” and one other lady/”bioweapon” character that serves as a information to the participant. Like Glaistig, it is mentioned the monsters within the sport worry/respect this character like they do Glaistig.
The rumor additionally mentions gamers can pressure some doorways open, lock them, barricade them, and use melee breakable weapons. Finally, it mentions the plot is in regards to the “ninth moon section,” which is the place the identify “Apocalpyse” got here from.
Is any of this true? Only time nicely. In the meantime, we are going to preserve an eye fixed out for a Capcom remark, however one is unlikely to reach contemplating it by no means feedback on rumors.