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News has come in of a whole load of new and returning features to be included in Resident Evil 5, including a new online co-operative mode which lets players drop in and out of a singleplayer game, being replaced by a computer AI when a human ally is not available.

Games Radar confirmed the features in a recent article, but the information has since disappeared from the site. Fortunately, the news spread before it could be quelled and Eurogamer is hosting all the details.

According to Eurogamer, Resident Evil 5 will star Chris Redfield and a as-yet-unnamed female mercenary sidekick. This sidekick is controlled by a computer AI, but human allies can drop in and out as they please using the online co-op functionality.

The original article also confirmed that the Mercenaries mini-game from Resident Evil 4 would be returning and that the game would also add a new cover system which would allow players to shoot round corners and press themselves against walls. Players will also be able to duck down and dodge bullets.

Resident Evil 5, which is set in an unnamed African country and has been accused of racism because of the presentation of the games trailer, will also have plenty of old characters returning to make an appearance - including Sherry Birkin and Albert Wesker.



Resident Evil 5 will star Chris Redfield - a man who doesn't need to compensate for anything. Honest
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Sweet.
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Awesome. it looks like a great follow-up to RE4.
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Nice! I had RE4 for the ps2.. fun as hell...
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Co-Op? no way!!!! How will they do this?
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i will get the ps3 to play 3 games:
God of War 3,MGS4 AND THIS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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developers need to have co op just normally. Online is good and all, but i just prefer playing with someone right next to me
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developers need to have co op just normally. Online is good and all, but i just prefer playing with someone right next to me
i agree, it would be funner if the person you were with in the game were in the same room
    
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Co-Op? no way!!!! How will they do this?
You kill zombies together lol.

Is this gonne be pc?
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What platforms?! Please oh god please be on PC.
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