WII Friday, October 19, 2007 | 12:27 PM

GD07: Umbrella Chronicles

GD07: Umbrella Chronicles

The on-rails shooter Resident Evil: The Umbrella Chronicles is back at it again with Capcom's Gamers Day 2007. These new images show us a Wesker in its youth, while he was part of the S.T.A.R.S. team before being attacked by Tyrant and, slowly, becoming the antagonist in most of the Resident Evil titles (playable in The Mercenaries for RE4). The guy with an Umbrella insigna seems to be a new character. Mmm...

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Commented on 2007-10-19 13:38:14
I'm such a big fan of the resident evil series..I read the new guy is russian, i can see him mutating into a tyrant lol

I simply bought the gamecube to play RE games and nothing else, i don't want to buy a wii just for this game :?(

Hope they release a version for the ps2! come on campcom!

I think it would be interesting to see if this game will be a success on the wii, wii being promoted and advertised for a more family product with cute colourful games, would such a game sell alot? even though there are so many wii consoles?
Commented on 2007-10-19 13:44:35
You and I are the same, Splicer. I bought a Gamecube - just - for RE4 (and picked up the awesome RE1 of course), and I bought a Wii just for this game. I hope to finish it quickly so I can sell the Wii in time for Christmas and make a killing.
Commented on 2007-10-19 13:47:37 In reply to Splicer261
Posted by Splicer261
I'm such a big fan of the resident evil series..I read the new guy is russian, i can see him mutating into a tyrant lol...
If we'd play as an american he'd be as intellectual as a donkey and shoot before asking questions? Hope you didn't mean that serious.

Nevertheless, now the game looks much better than a few weeks ago. Good work, Capcom!
Commented on 2007-10-19 18:22:40
Im a huge Resi fan but I think I'll wait it out for Resi 5. Played the previous on the rail Resi shooters on PS1 and they were lame.

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