PlayStation 5 users can try Maid, a technical demo of Resident Evil 8: Village which displays content created just for this test. In it we can explore some rooms of the castle but little else; this will be different in the next demo to arrive soon and on all platforms. In an article published in the Weekly Famitsu magazine Capcom confirms that the content of the next demo will be from the main game, so we may be able to check their shooting system or take a look at the new map, which promises to be more open than Resident Evil 7. Capcom also reveals that there will be more presentation events for Resident Evil 8 and the 25th anniversary of the saga before launch on May 7 for PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X | S and PC.
Capcom also confirms in Famitsu that the next Resident Evil Village demo after MAIDEN will feature a portion taken from the final game, unlike MAIDEN, which is purely a visual demo that was meant to be a technical showcase.#REBHFun— Alex Aniel (@cvxfreak) March 17, 2021
In Maid, which has an approximate duration of 10 minutes, we can see the graphic quality of Resident Evil 8 and avoid one of the witches in the game; the demo ends with Lady Dimitrescu, turned into a meme over the last few months. Resident Evil 7 he also had his own special demo, with independent content, although in this case there were more puzzles and mysteries to solve.
Resident Evil: Village continue the plot of its predecessor and we will return to control Ethan Winters, who travels to a rural town in Europe and ends in a castle with baroque decoration. There he will face some witches who work under the command of a mysterious character named Mother Miranda.
The game will include Resident Evil Re: Verse, a multiplayer title
As it happened with Resident Evil 3 Remake, Resident Evil 8 will have its own multiplayer mode: Resident Evil Re:Verse. Is a deathmatch free-for-all for four to six players where users control the most well-known characters of the entire saga in short games of about five minutes. When one of these characters dies, he has a chance to turn into a zombie or monster, including Tyrant and Nmesis, two of the most well-known bosses in the world. Resident Evil.