Resident Evil 2, 3, and 7 Are Getting Ray-Tracing and High Frame-Rate For PS5, XSX, and PC
Capcom has announced that Resident Evil 2, 3, and 7 will get a free visual upgrade for the current-generation consoles including PC.
In an official press release, Capcom has confirmed that the new visual upgrades to these games include 3D Audio, Ray-Tracing, and High Frame-Rate. PS5 console owners will benefit from Haptic Feedback and Adaptive Triggers.
Take a look at the press release below.
Experience three acclaimed Resident Evil™ titles like never before when Resident Evil™ 2, Resident Evil™ 3 and Resident Evil™ 7 biohazard arrive on PlayStation®5 and Xbox Series X|S later this year. Developed using Capcom’s proprietary RE Engine, all three titles will tout cutting-edge features including ray tracing, high frame rate and 3D audio to enhance the immersion of the award-winning experiences. For PlayStation 5 players, all three titles also feature engaging DualSense™ support for Haptic Feedback and Adaptive Triggers.
This visual upgrade will be available for free to anyone who owns a copy of the game, so you won’t be pestered by a paid upgrade. There is no release date given for this upgrade, but based on the announcement today, it is planned for later this year.
Players who previously purchased Resident Evil 2, Resident Evil 3 or Resident Evil 7 biohazard on PlayStation®4 or Xbox One are eligible for an upgrade at no additional cost through the PS4™ to digital PS5™ upgrade option or Xbox Smart Delivery. Fans will be able to re-experience the spine-chilling horrors and incredible visuals of these fan-favorite titles on the latest generation of consoles. An upgrade patch will also be available at no additional cost for PC users.
Resident Evil 7 is one of the best-selling games in the series with more than 10 million copies sold. It is closely followed by Resident Evil 2 Remake and while RE3 Remake wasn’t that big of a success, it still managed to sell more than 4 million copies.