PS5’s high-speed SSD will enable players to “instantly pick up” right where they left off “with almost no load times”.
Players once again take on the role of Ethan Winters, who’s now living peacefully with his wife Mia, but their ordinary life is shattered by Chris Redfield, who helped Ethan in the previous game.
Resident Evil Village will grant players “a lot more freedom” to choose how they overcome challenges than Resident Evil 7 did, according to director Morimasa Sato.
“We want players to experiment, to figure out things that work for them,” he said in September. “We want everyone to think of Resident Evil Village as a horror movie that you can play.”