"Resident Evil 4 is considered the game that put the fear back into survival horror, this time with a whole new combat system and a vastly better control scheme. Now players could finally aim for ammo-saving headshots, explore full three-dimensional environments, and survive large shootouts with even larger hordes of enemies. It was a huge change for the series, but one that reminded everyone Resident Evil was still the best around.
Now, Resident Evil 5 is finally hitting U.S. shelves, bringing back the fresh gameplay of RE4 and replacing the terrifying Las Plagas with a new, deadlier breed of enemy. Sure, GamePro loves Capcom's newest masterpiece to death, which is probably evident from our glowing Resident Evil 5 review. But can RE5 really live up to the high bar set by its predecessor"