Resident Evil 2 lastly launches in all its gory, remade glory on January 24 – however with immediately’s digital distribution, it’s not a lot the date that issues however the time. Luckily, Steam has ultimately successfully given us these launch occasions with a countdown to launch, so we are able to correctly rely down the hours till launch. Just anticipate to look jealously throughout the ocean relying on what area you’re in.
For of us within the UK, RE2 will probably be obtainable at midnight GMT. If you’re within the US, anticipate a launch at midnight EST / 21:00 PST – sure, seems just like the west coast received’t have to remain up fairly so late to benefit from the spooks. Either method, there are lower than 12 hours to go.
Those previous few hours will probably be effectively definitely worth the wait, as our Resident Evil 2 PC review will attest. Chris says “This remake is a bloodbath for longtime fans to relish, but one that stands tall among the survival horror greats of today. It would do so even without the legacy behind it.”
You can discover a lot the identical kind of reward from different critics in our score round-up.
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If you don’t wish to take our phrase for it, there’s nonetheless time to play the Resident Evil 2 demo for your self. It’ll be faraway from digital distributors on the finish of the month, so this’ll be your final likelihood for a free style.
Capcom’s gone the additional mile for one final bit of promoting too. After zombie grasp George Romero did a stay motion industrial for the unique Resident Evil 2 in 1998, the corporate’s put out a brand new stay motion advert paying tribute again once more. (It’s good and corny.)