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Capcom's been teasing us with the promise of Resident Evil 5 for quite some time. The highly anticipated follow-up first appeared on our radar in 2005 when it was initially announced. Since then there have been a few appearances and teases for the game, but nothing too meaty outside of trailers and the odd interview. We got a nice surprise at Capcom's recent press event in the form of a new trailer as well as a short look at the game in motion on the Xbox 360, and it has us intrigued.

Producers Jun Takeuchi and Masachika Kawata gave a short presentation that led into a new trailer that they freely admitted would merely raise more questions about what's going on in the game. Takeuchi ran through most of the high-level information that's out for the game. He noted that RE5 is set in Africa and follows Chris Redfield on an adventure that will lead him to discover the origins of the progenitor virus seen in RE: Code Veronica. The trailer was a montage of images and clips that offered a tiny hint at the game's scope and some of the additional locales that you'll reach. We saw ruins, some countryside, riots in the now-familiar village, brutal imagery of locals clashing, and Chris running from a mob. Other parts of the montage included sewers, dogs, fighting on rooftops, a factory explosion, Chris using various weapons, dealing with chainsaw-wielding foes, and a mysterious new female character who welcomes him to Africa. At the end of the trailer, Takeuchi noted that the game is roughly 60% complete and should wind up being more than 20 hours or so.
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OMG 60%!!!! watch, they scrap it like they scrapped RE4 and completely change it.
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Hm...without reading article and judging from the pic, Africa?
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Those look like the vampires from blade. Immune to sunlight and have weird mouths,
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Hm...without reading article and judging from the pic, Africa?
thats been known.... since RE5 was announced lol
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He has huge arms lol......If that black dude jumped me in an alleyway i'd **** myself.
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Who's the hot chick at the end of the video?
    
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Who's the hot chick at the end of the video?
A female mercenary that will be your partner in the game. She's put in there for assistance and so a friend can randomly jump in for coop whenever you and your friend please.
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