As reported by Eurogamer, PC users have already discovered a workaround for the Resident Evil Village demo’s 60-minute cap.
Steam user Leaves detailed the process, which allows players to reset the demo timer by performing the following instructions:
- Disable Steam Cloud for RE8 Demo
- Download Steam SAM (Steam Achievement Manager)
- Delete Local Savefiles
(Located: D:\Steam\userdata\<YOUR STEAM ID>\1541780\remote\win64_save\
- Start Steam SAM
- Select RE8 Demo
- Remove Achievements and Stats, confirm.
Resident Evil Village is the 10th main game in the Resident Evil series and the sequel to Resident Evil 7: Biohazard. It will be released on May 7 for PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X/S, Xbox One, PC and Stadia.
Capcom released a PS5 exclusive Resident Evil Village demo in January, which saw players take on the role of a character called the Maiden as she attempts to escape Dimitrescu Castle.