Now Loading…Should Resident Evil Continue With Its Current Direction?

January 26, 2017Written by Alex Co


It’s safe to say now that Capcom’s new take on the Resident Evil franchise with Resident Evil 7 biohazard has paid off given how both players and critics seem to like this first-person direction.

Having said that, it’s understandable if not everyone is a fan of the franchise going first-person. In this week’s Now Loading, the staff weighs in whether Resident Evil should continue down this road or whether it should go back to its over-the-shoulder gameplay, or even to its clunky roots.

What’s your take? Do you want Resident Evil 8 to be first-person and have the same setting as RE7? Or should the gameplay be more like Resident Evil 4? Let us know what you think in the comments.

Now Loading is a recurring staff-driven feature where PlayStation LifeStyle discusses anything video game-related under the sun (yes, even non-Sony platforms.

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