Why an Action Oriented Resident Evil 3 Remake is a Good Thing

Resident Evil 3 Remake will be more action-oriented than Resident Evil 2, but that doesn't mean the game won't be a survival-horror title.

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CrimsonWing6914d ago (Edited 14d ago )

Wasn’t the original action oriented?

ShadowWolf71213d ago

It was, and even more so RE4, but people hear "action-oriented" and immediately leap to "It's not survival horror anymore! RE6 all over again!" and whatnot.

KyRo13d ago

It was in comparison to the first two games but nothing like 4 and after. 3 just features more zombies on screen and more ammo. Let's hope thats all it is because it's anything like 3make ends up like RE4, 5 and 6 there's going to be a lot of pissed off fans.

CrimsonWing6913d ago

I was using an assault rifle on zombie hordes in the original. I feel like Resident Evil has alway progressed into action.

What really separates the originals from the modern ones were the obtuse puzzle solving, backtracking, really taking a single kind of environment and slowly opening it up. Had the modern ones pulled off that I think they'd have been better received by older fans. It's part of the reason i liked RE7 much more than 4,5, and 6.

Kornholic13d ago (Edited 13d ago )

I don't need a journalist to tell me if it's a good thing or not. I'll find out by playing the game myself. We'll see soon enough.

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froy40213d ago (Edited 13d ago )

From what i remember it's pretty much survival horror especially when you have a dam beast named nemesis chasing you throughout the whole game, dont really remember much though, it might have been a little more action than 1 and 2

froy40213d ago

Code veronica was even more survival horror than RE2, more creepier and a lot harder, really hoping they remake that one eventually, but first dino crisis needs some love.