‘Resident Evil 4 HD’ Returning To PC In Definitive “Ultimate Edition”

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The oft-ported action horror classic “Resident Evil 4″ is being reanimated yet again in a definitive sounding “Ultimate Edition”, which will bring the HD remaster that released on consoles in 2011 to PC, where it will run in 60 frames per second for the first time ever. It will also bring with it a handful of visual upgrades exclusive to this edition, including more improved textures, sharper in-game text, and widescreen optimization.

The “Resident Evil 4 HD Ultimate Edition” is scheduled to release on February 28th for $19.99. Those who pre-order it on Steam will also get its (amazing) soundtrack and a digital artbook.

I’m always looking for another reason to return to one of my all-time favorite video games, but I think we’d all be better off if we skipped this foreplay. Dear Capcom, stop being a tease and bring us a full-on next-gen remake. And while you’re at it, I’d also like a remake of one (two, or all) of the first three games. Another Outbreak would be nice, too, and you practically owe us one after Operation Raccoon City.

Yours sincerely, Adam.

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  • Pav

    Right. Capcom wants squeeze little bit more of green juice from RE4. And Steam is the last place where this can be done.
    Resident Evil 4 Ultimate HD Edition features: Steam Leaderboards, Steam achievements, Steam trading cards, Steam Cloud… Tons of crap as usual … Aye, an “visual upgrade”. I know exactly what Capcom is meaning by this: 10 or more gigabytes of resampled textures.

  • EvilDead-Deuce

    Hmm this was one of the more enjoyable out of the series for me, if it goes on sale I’d buy it in a heart beat