Resident Evil 4 Remake

  • Offline play enabled
  • 1 player
  • PS5 Version
    VR play styles: sitting, standing
  • PlayStation VR2 optional
  • PlayStation VR2 headset vibration optional
  • PS VR2 Sense controllers optional
  • PS VR2 Sense controller vibration optional
  • PS VR2 Sense controller trigger effect optional

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Standard Edition

  • Resident Evil 4

Resident Evil 4 VR Mode Gameplay Demo


    Resident Evil 4 Chainsaw Demo PS4 & PS5


      Gold Edition

      • Resident Evil 4
      • Extra DLC Pack
      • Separate Ways


      What is Resident Evil 4?

      A thrilling reimagining of Capcom's groundbreaking action-horror classic. 

      Resident Evil 4, 2005’s legendary survival horror, is brought fully up-to-date in this ground-up remake.

      Six years after the events of Resident Evil 2, Raccoon City survivor Leon Kennedy has been dispatched to a secluded European village to investigate the disappearance of the US president’s daughter. What he discovers there is unlike anything he has faced before.

      Every aspect of the classic game has been updated for the current generation, from modernized graphics and controls, to a reimagined storyline that may surprise even hardened fans of the original game.

      Resident Evil 4 key features

      Expect the unexpected

      Familiar scenarios are filled with new surprises. Discover secret environmental interactions and twists on classic moments.

      A new breed of enemy

      Ganados aren't mindless zombies. These parasite-infected villagers wield weapons and will work together to bring Leon down.

      What are you buying?

      Visit the mysterious Merchant to purchase and tune up your weapons, as well as trade for special wares.

      New expansion

      Resident Evil 4 Separate Ways

      Play as Ada Wong and experience the events of Resident Evil 4
      from her perspective. 

      The mission requires secrecy. Failure is not an option.

      The characters of Resident Evil 4

      Why Resident Evil 4 is essential for both fans and newcomers 

      Step into the shoes of Leon S. Kennedy and immerse yourself in a horrifying and harrowing rescue mission when Resident Evil 4 arrives on PlayStation VR2 this winter as a free update.

      The best modern remakes on PS4 and PS5

      Rediscover some of the most celebrated titles from previous generations of console gaming, from legendary horror experiences to classic cartoon platformers, rebuilt using modern hardware.

      Resident Evil 4 FAQ

      Your questions about the Resident Evil 4 remake answered.

      Resident Evil 4 launches on 24 March 2023. This reimagining retains the core of the original game released in 2005 while using the latest technology to modernize its game feel.

      Resident Evil 4 is a gripping survival horror that can be enjoyed without any prior knowledge of the series. Fans of the original game will enjoy the nostalgic callbacks, while newcomers to the series will also be able to enjoy this action-packed epic.

      In Resident Evil 4, you play as Leon S. Kennedy, the protagonist from Resident Evil 2. Now working as a US government agent, Leon is dispatched to an secluded European village after a sighting of the president's daughter, who has disappeared.

      Resident Evil 2’s Ada Wong also makes an appearance during the narrative twists and turns of this remake.

      Resident Evil 4 is a survival horror game in which players must survive extreme fearful situations. While these points of horror are scattered throughout the game, the action elements balance things out, creating an impressively varied game experience.

      Facing a horde of intelligent and ferocious enemies, do you run away? Shoot them all? Or perhaps try to take them down with close-combat actions? Choose from a variety of actions to handle these situations. 

      Experience the exhilaration of coming back alive from the brink of death.

      The Resident Evil 4 remake delves deeper into the most memorable moments from the original game. The action scenes are more exhilarating, and the horror sequences offer an even more terrifying play experience.

      The remake of Resident Evil 4 Remake will be available for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 systems.

      Once human, the Ganado worship the leader of a religious cult, and now there is only madness in their eyes.

      Unlike zombies, the Ganado retain the intelligence they once possessed when they were human. They can attack in coordinated packs, and they are also capable of using weapons.

      There are also more fearsome and powerful Ganado with a variety of personalities, including the intimidating Chainsaw Man.

      Ranks are displayed when clearing the game, with information on how well you played. Aim for a higher rank or challenge yourself by replaying on a higher difficulty.

      Resident Evil 4 offers a variety of ways to play and clear the game, including how you approach combat, customize weapons and more, so there is plenty on offer for you to enjoy replaying the game over and over again.

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      Explore the unforgettable games, heroes and villains that make this one of the most iconic survival horror series of all time.

      PS4, PS5
      Action, Adventure, Horror
      Chinese, English, French (France), German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese (Brazil), Russian, Spanish
      Screen Languages:
      Arabic, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), English, French (France), German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese (Brazil), Russian, Spanish, Spanish (Mexico)
      PlayStation VR2 isn’t for use by children under the age of 12.

      This item includes PlayStation VR2 content. PlayStation VR2 is required to experience these features.

      VR games may cause some players to experience motion sickness.

      To play this game on PS5, your system may need to be updated to the latest system software. Although this game is playable on PS5, some features available on PS4 may be absent. See for more details.

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      You can download and play this content on the main PS5 console associated with your account (through the “Console Sharing and Offline Play” setting) and on any other PS5 consoles when you login with your same account.

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