Resident Evil in Rare Form | Resident Evil 5 Review
New Gamer Nation
1 May 2011
Excerpt: Chris Redfield, a former STARS member and now part of the Bioterrorism Security Assessment Alliance (BSAA), is dispatched to Kijuju, Africa, to stop a black-market deal for biological weapons. Jill Valentine is not present at the start of the game, and in Jill’s place is Sheva Alomar.
Pros: Great Co-op Mode, Lots of Fun, Great New Character / Environments
Excerpt: Over the countless years I've been playing video games, I've anticipated the release of many titles. Most of them have been sequels - Shining Force II, Lunar: Eternal Blue, Bloodrayne 2. It's a long list. But never, ever, have I anticipated a game as much as I did Resident Evil 5.
Conclusion: All these bonuses coupled with the gameplay, the new in game item swapping method as well the ability to play with old friends and even make new friends via the online mode makes this game a new intense experience where surviving with your partner is key to finding out what’s going on in Kijuju.
Excerpt: Resident Evil 4 was such a masterpiece that the hype was truly massive for this game, so the question is “does it live up to the hype?” The short answer is: “Yes, absolutely.” The other question, “is it as good as Resident Evil 4?
Excerpt: Check out the Video Review. Resident Evil 5 is the first title in the series to really elicit any sense of controversy aside from the typical “violent video games debate.” Taking place in to a fictional area of Africa named Kijuju brings with it a certain amount of baggage, most notably, needing to...
Excerpt: Resident Evil has been a franchise slow to change over the years. It adhered to fixed camera angles and ungainly gunplay a little too long until it was finally revamped with the stellar Resident Evil 4--a game that forever changed the genre.
Summary: It’s hard to believe that over four years have passed since Capcom once again revolutionized the survival horror genre with the stellar Resident Evil 4 . The 3rd person over the shoulder shooting mechanic and context sensitive inputs have set standards not only for the series, but for video game...