Capcom has announced that Resident Evil Village will be coming to the PlayStation VR2, like Resident Evil 7: Biohazard it will be playable in its entirety in virtual reality. No release window for the title was provided, it is also currently unclear as to whether this will be included in the PlayStation 5 version of Resident Evil Village or whether it will require a separate purchase.
Details via Capcom:
The PlayStation 5 version of the award-winning Resident Evil Village is coming to PlayStation VR2! Development is currently underway to bring the story campaign in its entirety to be playable in VR.
The PlayStation VR2 system is currently in development, and Resident Evil Village will be able to provide an even deeper immersive experience by taking full advantage of the vivid graphics possible with the headset’s 4K HDR display, PlayStation VR2’s eye tracking, PlayStation 5’s 3D audio and more.
Soak in the gorgeous details of Dimitrescu Castle, from its beautiful chandeliers to the textures of its furnishings, In PlayStation VR2, you’ll feel the castle’s inhabitants’ presence all the more as they stalk you through its hallways, and be prepared to get overwhelmed by its owner, Lady D…
In addition to the PlayStation VR2 headset, you’ll use the PlayStation VR2 Sense controllers to represent each hand in-world. Try guarding using both of your arms and Ethan will guard in the same way; hold up a gun and Ethan will hold up his. You are also now able to execute dynamic actions such as firing your gun while holding a knife with the other hand, or holding a handgun with one hand and a shotgun with the other. These advanced controllers increase the player’s immersion with the game.
We showed you some special battle scenes we prepared just so that you could get a feel of the battle system in the PlayStation VR2. The ultimate immersive survival horror experience, this game will put you right in the world of Resident Evil Village. Become Ethan Winters and take on this death-defying adventure!