Resident Evil is one of the biggest multimedia franchises out there. Although it started out as a series of video games, it quickly grew to encompass movies, TV shows, comics, and even a stage play. It is one of the most recognizable franchises out there, even with its low points. The series has a strange sense of identity across all of these different projects, but Capcom has managed to make sure it stays successful and relevant. In 2017, Capcom gave the series a soft reboot with Resident Evil 7, a game that took the series from third person to first person. He reinvented the way the series framed its survival horror elements and created a truly terrifying experience that had fans falling in love with it all over again.
Its sequel, Resident Evil Village, was an even bigger hit and went on to sell oodles of copies and be a critical hit. All of this happened as the series was also beginning to reboot and reshuffle many of its other media projects, such as the one in 2021. Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon Citya live-action adaptation of Resident Evil 1 Y two. Although the film was panned by critics, it is one of many other large-scale projects in the series.
It’s easy to lose track of everything that’s going on with IP, which is why we’ve chosen to create a handy list of all upcoming projects. This list will include all confirmed Resident Evil projects, as well as some that are heavily rumored and seem quite likely to become reality. With all of that said, keep reading to see all the Resident Evil projects that are in development.
Resident Evil Village DLC
Shortly after the success of Resident Evil Village, Capcom confirmed that it was developing DLC for the game. Nearly a year after this news, Capcom hasn’t had a single significant update on what they’re doing. We have no idea if it will be a meaty story expansion, some sort of quirky side content, or something else, but hopefully, it won’t be long before we hear more about it.
Resident Evil Netflix Series
The resident Evil The Netflix show premieres on July 14, 2022, and is not an adaptation of either game, but more or less a continuation of them. While it’s unclear whether or not the series will be canon to the games, showrunner Andrew Dabb confirmed that all games will be canon to the game. resident Evil T.V. series. Dabb stated that they will serve as the show’s backstory, which should be rewarding for fans.
The series will follow characters who have had to deal with the aftermath of Umbrella’s shenanigans and the politics that come with a world shaped by such disorder. Characters like Albert Wesker will appear, but the show will also be made up of new cast members, like Wesker’s children. Whether or not these newcomers will appear in any future games remains to be seen.
Resident Evil Re:Verse
Resident Evil Re:Verse is a Resident Evil online game that is bundled with copies of Resident Evil: Town. The game is a third-person PvP shooter where players play as iconic heroes from the Resident Evil franchise. If they die, they become one of many famous Resident Evil enemies and are tasked with killing the other players. If the player dies a third time, they become human and the cycle continues. It’s a pretty chaotic idea and one that should provide an interesting gaming experience.
It was expected to launch alongside the game this past May, or at least close to launch, but was eventually pushed back. As of now, it is expected to release in 2022 and some news may be coming soon as the game recently received a rating.
Resident Evil 9 (rumored)
Resident Evil 9 It’s not confirmed yet, but Capcom seemed to be setting the game up pretty hard at the end of Village. We won’t spoil it in case you’ve read this far without finishing it, but there’s definitely more to the story and rumors suggest it will conclude a trilogy. It took about 4 years for Capcom to release Resident Evil Villageso we can wait Resident Evil 9 for 2024 or 2025.
Resident Evil 4 remake (rumored)
After the overwhelming success of the resident evil 2 Y 3 remakes, it seems obvious that Capcom will also remake its most beloved entry: Resident Evil 4. Rumors have been circulating that Capcom is putting a lot of time, money and talent into this remake, even going so far as to include content cut from the original game and make some significant changes to the gameplay/atmosphere of the title. Of course, since the game itself hasn’t even been announced yet, this should all be taken with a grain of salt.
Maybe we will get an official announcement about the game later this year and it will help us until Resident Evil 9 releases
Resident Evil: Welcome to the sequel to Racoon City (speculation)
There are no real rumors, let alone a confirmation, for a sequel to Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City. In fact, because it is a critical and financial bomb, it seems unlikely to happen. That said, director Johannes Roberts has ideas for a sequel and stated that he would be interested in adapting. Resident Evil – Code Veronica Y Resident Evil 4 Following. Roberts also stated that she was interested in studying Resident Evil 7 Y Village. Whether or not Roberts will follow through on these ideas remains to be seen, but it seems unlikely.