Resident Evil 6 Has Been In Development For Two Years

By Ishaan . January 22, 2012 . 10:30am

Ever since Resident Evil 6’s official announcement, the series’ official Twitter feed has been buzzing with conversation with fans, and also brings us a little more information on the game. Here’s a bullet list of things that you may or may not be aware of:


  • The game has been in development for 2 years.


  • More information on a demo will be available in the coming months.


  • “Tall Oaks” is the site of a new outbreak in Resident Evil 6, and is populated with 70,000 zombies. [note: Tall Oaks is where Leon’s story takes place. Chris is in China.]


  • The zombies are “a bit different to what you may be used to”and are unlike any in past Resident Evil games.


  • “There will certainly be a survival horror element to the game, mixed in with classic Resident Evil moments.”


  • This one is more obvious, but the control system has been “overhauled” and will feature “a number of new elements”.


  • According to, Resident Evil 6 supports 2 players offline co-op, up to 6 players for online co-op, and up to 8 players for another online multiplayer mode.

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