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While the 2019 Resident Evil 2 game is a remake of the 1998 release, lots and lots of people are needed to make the game happen. Wonder how many? At least 800!

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That’s according to a recent NHK special on Capcom, as pointed out by Alex Aniel:

Aniel adds that around 600 people worked on Resident Evil 6. So don’t think of the upcoming RE2 of a mere remake.

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It’s much bigger than that!

Originally from Texas, Ashcraft has called Osaka home since 2001. He has authored five books, including most recently, Japanese Whisky: The Ultimate Guide to the World's Most Desirable Spirit.

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