News – First Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City Details Surface

March 25, 2011 by  
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The previously rumoured Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City now has some concrete details, thanks to Official Xbox Magazine.

It’s developed by SOCOM developer Slant Six and in terms of timeline, it takes place around Resident Evil 2 and is a team based shooter, where up to 4 players can team up. By wiping out zombies you’ll earn XP, of which can be used to unlock new weapons and abilities.

There are three factions: Umbrella Security Services Squad, US Special Ops and Umbrella created monsters. Famous Resident Evil faces such as Leon S Kennedy can also be met along the way and you can change history by killing them, whilst fans will get to visit some familiar locations.

Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City is due in the autumn for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3.