We will have to wait until December to enter the Spencer Mansion, the Raccoon City Police Station and learn about the ravages of the viral outbreak.
“Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City,” the reboot of the saga about the ravages caused by the fearsome T-Virus, will hit the bill a little later. From September 3, originally announced, we now go to November 24 in the North American market and, according to Sony Pictures (via Howls), in Spain we will have to wait until December 30. Zombie Christmas, if we don’t need more.
Constantin Films is in charge of preparing this reboot of the Resident Evil franchise with an origin story that, unlike Paul W.S. Anderson from 2002, is especially inspired by the Capcom video games that started the legend: ‘Resident Evil’ (Shinji Mikami, 1996) and ‘Resident Evil 2’ (Hideki Kamiya, 1998).
After having directed a good collection of horror titles such as ‘The Other Side of the Door’ (2016), ‘At 47 Meters’ (2017) and ‘Strangers: Night Hunt’ (2018), Johannes Roberts directs this adaptation in the that we will meet Kaya Scodelario as Claire Redfield, Robbie Amell as Chris Redfield, Avan Jogia as Leon S. Kennedy, Hannah John-Kamen as Jill Valentine, Tom Hopper as Albert Wesker, Neal McDonough as William Birkin and Donal Logue as the despicable boss Irons.
‘Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City’ has a new release date scheduled for December 30, 2021.