Survival Horror Just Isn't Popular Enough in America, Says Resident Evil

Anyone who follows video games knows that action games are big — very big. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 shattered sales records far and wide in its first 24 hours on store shelves and raked in a billion dollars in well under three weeks. The American video game market loves shooting things, and we love doing it in a… » 3/23/12 1:00pm 3/23/12 1:00pm

It Sure Looks Like Capcom is Working on Resident Evil 6

Today, Metro has dug up an older post from the horror site Rely on Horror in which Capcom's Masachika Kawata mentioned work on a new game in the series, theoretically Resident Evil 6. His statement was taken with a grain of salt, as well it should've been—it was posted in Spanish and translated into the following: » 11/29/11 6:40pm 11/29/11 6:40pm

Bioshock Was Big Influence On Resident Evil 5, Says Kawata

Capcom's Masachika Kawata has admitted that Resident Evil 5 is heavily influenced by western-style gaming, placing particular emphasis on Bioshock.
"It's a classic game which really utilized the next gen power very well. The world is very strong and very believable, and the whole game was quite inspiring" » 10/23/08 4:20pm 10/23/08 4:20pm