Capcom have announced the release date for the console and PC version of Resident Evil: Revelations.

The original Nintendo 3DS title will be making its way to the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Wii U and PC in North America on May 21st and in Europe on May 24th. It will also be available for digital purchase on the same day for PlayStation 3 and PC. Digital releases for the Xbox 360 and Wii U are set to be announced at a later date.

The game comes complete with stunning HD visuals, enhanced lighting effects and an immersive sound experience to bring the fear of the Nintendo 3DS to life on home consoles. It will bring new content including a terrifying new enemy, extra difficulty mode and improvements to Raid Mode such as new weapons, skill sets and the opportunity to play as Hunk and other characters from the series.

It takes players back to the events that took place between Resident Evil 4 and Resident Evil 5 and reveals the truth about the T-Abyss virus.Resident Evil: Revelations features series favourites Jill Valentine and Chris Redfield, plus respective BSAA partners including Parker Luciani and Jessica Sherawat.  The action begins on board a supposedly abandoned cruise ship, the ‘Queen Zenobia’, where horrors lurk around every corner, before players head for the mainland and the devastated city of Terragrigia. With limited ammo and weapons available the race is on to survive the horror of Resident Evil: Revelations.

It will also take full advantage of with content to be added once the game has launched. Players can pre-register on the service on January 24th in order to gain early access to Resident Evil Revelations themed content.

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