From the ashes of old conflicts, a new terror arises. The Umbrella
Corporation and its crop of lethal viruses have been destroyed and
contained. But a new, more dangerous threat has emerged. Years after
surviving the events in Raccoon City, Chris Redfield has been fighting the
scourge of bio-organic weapons all over the world. Now a member of the
Bio-terrorism Security Assessment Alliance (B.S.A.A.), Chris is sent to
Africa to investigate a biological agent that is transforming the populace
into aggressive and disturbing creatures. Joined by another local BSSA agent,
Sheva Alomar, the two must work together to solve the truth behind the
disturbing turn of events. Featuring a revolutionary new co-op mode of
gameplay, Resident Evil 5 will let players experience fear together as
terror moves out of the shadows and into the light of day.
Two Playable Characters Chris Redfield, protagonist of the original
Resident Evil and Resident Evil: Code Veronica, returns and is joined by
new playable character Sheva Alomar, an African BSAA agent tasked with
investigating the epidemic.
Two Player Online Co-op New cooperatively-focused gameplay revolutionizes
the way that Resident Evil is played. Chris and Sheva must work together to
survive new challenges and fight dangerous hordes of enemies.
Next Generation of Fear Features groundbreaking graphics that utilize an
advanced version of Capcoms proprietary game engine, MT Framework, which
powered the hit titles Devil May Cry 4, Lost Planet and Dead Rising.
Quick-Select Inventory System Improved inventory system allows items
to be traded between characters. To add to the intensity, all inventory
management is done in real time items can even be assigned to the
directional pad for instant access.
Dual Control Schemes Experience the next generation of fear in a control
scheme tuned specifically for your mouse and keyboard, or plug in a gamepad
and tweak the controls console style.
New Enemies Bring New Challenges Enemies boast increased speed and
intelligence, making them as dangerous alone as they are in groups.
Powerful New Weapons The number of weapon variations has been greatly
increased providing new ways to keep enemies at bay.
Fear Light as much as Shadow Lighting effects provide a new level of
suspense as players attempt to survive in both harsh sunlight and extreme