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Remake of Resident Evil 2, with a third-person over-the-shoulder view, new details, rearranged and new areas, no more loading screen doors, new puzzle solving opportunities, a gunpowder crafting mechanic and more.

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Hideki Kamiya (original concept), Noboru Sugimura
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Nick Apostolides ... Leon S. Kennedy (voice)
Stephanie Panisello ... Claire Redfield (voice)
Jolene Andersen ... Ada Wong (voice)
Eliza Pryor ... Sherry Birkin (voice)
Christopher Mychael Watson ... Marvin Branagh (voice) (as Christopher Watson)
Sid Carton Sid Carton ... Brian Irons (voice)
Karen Strassman ... Annette Birkin (voice)
Terence J. Rotolo ... William Birkin (voice) (as TJ Rotolo)
Kenneth Edwards Kenneth Edwards ... Additional Voices (voice)
Michael Bailey Michael Bailey ... Additional Voices (voice)
Mark Musashi ... Additional Voices (voice)
Michelle Lee ... Additional Voices (voice)
Luke LaFontaine Luke LaFontaine ... Additional Voices (voice) (as Luke Lafontaine)
Aaron Hawley ... Additional Voices (voice)
Charles Isaac Charles Isaac ... Additional Voices (voice)
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Remake of Resident Evil 2, with a third-person over-the-shoulder view, new details, rearranged and new areas, no more loading screen doors, new puzzle solving opportunities, a gunpowder crafting mechanic and more.

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Return to Evil. See more »


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Country:

Japan

Language:

English | Japanese

Release Date:

25 January 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Resident Evil 2 See more »

Filming Locations:

Madison, Wisconsin, USA See more »

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Capcom Company See more »
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This game introduces the red and blue herb combination, which not only cures poisoning, but also makes the player temporarily invulnerable to it. It will also increase the defense for a while. See more »

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After Claire gets to the orphanage to rescue Sherry, Claire will run into Chief Irons. Just as Chief Irons comes out the door, quickly pause the game and click "Skip". This will skip the cut scene and show Chief Irons eyes still moving in weird directions just before it skips. See more »

Quotes

Claire Redfield: [about William] What the hell is this thing?
Annette Birkin: That was my husband.
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Featured in The Angry Joe Show: Resident Evil II (2019) See more »

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Best RE remake in the seires.
5 May 2019 | by jebyvysonSee all my reviews

I became a RE fan back in 2017 when RE7 came out and I love the game. After that, I started to learn history about the Resident Evil series about its story, reception, and development and I fall in love with it. The only RE games I played were 1, 2, 3, and 4.

Back in 2002 after RE1 remake was made, fans wanted a remake of RE2. In 2015, the game was announce in development and was finally released 4 years later and it was worth it.


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