Steam News announces
release of Resident Evil
(though the "HD" isn't listed), the updated version of the
survival/horror sequel also known as Biohazard 4. The game's details all fall
under the following Umbrella:
In Resident Evil 4, special agent Leon S.
Kennedy is sent on a mission to rescue the U.S. Presidentís daughter who has
been kidnapped. Finding his way to a rural village in Europe, he faces new
threats that are a departure from the traditional lumbering zombie enemies of
the earlier instalments in the series. Leon battles horrific new creatures
infested by a new threat called Las Plagas and faces off against an aggressive
group of enemies including mind-controlled villagers that are tied to Los
Illuminados, the mysterious cult which is behind the abduction.
- Stunning HD running at a smooth 60 frames per
second for the first time.
- A complete visual overhaul has been performed to
bring this revered title to the highest graphical quality ever.
- Fully optimized for the wide screen, texts have
been sharpened and textures have been upgraded on characters, backgrounds
and in-game objects.
- Steam platform support with Steam Achievements,
Steam Cloud, Steam Trading Cards, global leaderboards, and full game
- Native keyboard and mouse support with
customizable key binding, mouse sensitivity, and mouse acceleration
- This new PC version will include everything from
the prior iterations including subtitle support in English, French, Italian,
German, and Spanish as well as previously released bonus content such as the
Separate Ways epilogue.