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Image via Capcom / Twitter: @ResidentEvil

Resident Evil Showcase: Here’s what to expect and how to watch the event

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Image via Capcom / Twitter: @ResidentEvil

We’re just two days away from the Resident Evil Showcase. The team tweeted from the official account that they’ve “got a healthy amount of reveals to toss [our] way during the RE Showcase”.

A teaser video features both feature references to the Gold Chicken Egg, which is a health item first introduced in Resident Evil 4. Here’s what you need to know.

RE Showcase

Date and time

The #REShowcase will take place on Thursday 21 January 2021 at 14:00 PT. For South African viewers, that would be 00:00 SAST (South African Standard Time) on Friday 22 January 2021.

If you’re watching from elsewhere in the world, tune in at 17:00 Central Time (CT) in the States. Alternatively, it would be 23:00 British Summer Time (BST).

If you’re based in India, get ready at 3:30 ISD on Friday. China, set your alarm for 6:00 CST (Chinese Standard Time), while viewers from Japan can tune in from 7:00 Japan Standard Time (JST).

Those in Australia will need to be ready at 9:00 Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST). New Zealanders, that’s 11:00 NZDT (New Zealand Daylight Time) for you. The event can be viewed below:

#REShowcase: What to expect

RE Village

Capcom has a packed schedule if a recent leak from an insider is anything to go by. Resident Evil Village was revealed to be in the works with Cacpom hinting that much more is to come.

Resident Evil also confirmed that the announcement would include a new trailer and gameplay trailer. In addition, business analyst Roberto Serrano said the following would be announced:

  • RE Village Demo Gameplay on PS5
  • Resident Evil Saga multiplayer closed beta
  • RE Village pre-order
  • Timed PlayStation Exclusive Village Demo
  • RE Village release date

Brittney Brombacher (@BlondeNerd) will be hosting the event.

“I CAN FINALY TALK ABOUT THIS! Ahhhh. Hosting the #REShowcase is literally a dream, and hand-down the coolest thing I’ve ever been able to do. 8 y/o me, scared shitless after playing RE2 for the first time, is losing her mind.

Brittney Brombacher

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