Resident Evil 7 Biohazard DLC News: Release Date, Deals & Gameplay

Resident Evil 7: Biohazard is one of 2017’s best games so far and is a vital reinvention for a long-running franchise. The diversion was initial teased during E3 2016, with a brief playable demo named Resident Evil 7: Beginning Hour. 

The game’s now out, and we can review a Resident Evil 7 review to find out what we thought. But if we wish to see a game’s trailers and review a latest news about the DLC, you’re in a right place.

Not A Hero is the game’s upcoming free DLC approaching on 12 December, and Capcom has expelled a new trailer for it that we have embedded serve down this page. Jump true to Not A Hero news.

Release date and deals

Resident Evil 7: Biohazard was expelled on 24 Jan 2017 on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Windows PC, and a whole diversion is playable on PlayStation VR too.

At a time of writing, we can sequence it from Amazon for £31.95 on PC and £41.79 on PS4 and Xbox One, while Game has it for somewhat some-more during £34.99 for PC, and £42.99 for console. Game also has a special steelbook edition of a diversion for PS4 and Xbox One, that it’s offered for £54.99, and comes with a steelbook box along with a preference of in-game items.

You can also collect adult a diversion together with all DLC in a newly announced Gold Edition, due out on 12 Dec 2017 – a same date as a final DLC packs. 

Resident Evil 7 was also the initial vital third-party diversion to be partial of Microsoft’s Play Anywhere scheme, that means players who buy it for Xbox One can also play it for giveaway on PC, and clamp versa, with all of their save information seamlessly synced between a two.

It’s value observant yet that this usually relates to digital purchases done by a central Xbox Store or Xbox Store codes bought during other retailers, like Amazon – if we buy a earthy copy, or squeeze it by Steam for PC, Play Anywhere won’t work.

What is gameplay like?

Here’s a gameplay trailer expelled in Aug 2016:

The diversion is a course from Resident Evil 6, set in a complicated day. The new diversion doesn’t feature a powerful, well-armed main characters prior Resident Evil games possessed, though is some-more survival-focussed. The diversion is set in a ‘derelict camp palace in farming America‘, where you’ll have to try and survive.

After a E3 announcement, Sony expelled a demo patrician Resident Evil 7 Teaser: Beginning Hour for PS4 players only. That demo has given been updated twice, and a final version, Resident Evil 7: Midnight, has total puzzles and areas to explore. The demo is also now accessible to PC players, and anyone with a PS VR headset.

Resident Evil 7 Biohazard - FPS

In sequence to compute itself from stream fear indie games, a diversion is also compatible with PS VR, permitting people with a PlayStation VR headset to use it and have a some-more immersive knowledge – frightening to contend a least.


We discussed a impressions of Resident Evil 7 after personification a diversion for a few days on a UK Tech Weekly podcast. You can listen to that right here, with a contention of Resident Evil kicking off around a 25-minute mark.

DLC and updates

Capcom has reliable a preference of downloadable calm for Resident Evil 7, with a initial dual releases out now on PS4, Xbox One, and PC. Banned Footage Vol. 1 launched on 31 Jan 2017 on PS4, and includes 3 categorical components: a sealed room nonplus called ‘Bedroom’, a wave-based presence mode called ‘Nightmare’, and a new, some-more severe diversion mode called ‘Ethan Must Die’. It costs £7.99 in a UK.

Just a integrate weeks later, 14 Feb 2017 (aka Valentine’s Day) brought with it Banned Footage Vol. 2, that includes another dual sections of calm (’21’ and ‘Daughters’) and a rather odd-sounding new diversion mode called ‘Jack’s 55th Birthday’, that tasks we with feeding Jack food opposite a clock. Yeah, we’re not certain either. That costs £11.99.

Both volumes of Banned Footage arrived on PC and Xbox One on 21 Feb 2017, so not too prolonged after a PS4, and cost a same. You can watch a trailer for both volumes right here if we wish to see a new calm in action:

On 12 December, there will also be an additional story episode, patrician End of Zoe, sole separately for £11.99/$14.99. That will follow a predestine of Zoe Baker after a events during a finish of a game, and we’re guessing it doesn’t go too good for her. You can buy all 3 pieces of paid DLC by a deteriorate pass gold however, that now costs £24.99 on a PlayStation store, or in a game’s new Gold Edition, that includes a categorical diversion and all DLC.

Finally, if you’re not looking to dash any money on DLC, there is some good news. There’ll be one square of giveaway DLC, a story part patrician ‘Not A Hero’. It was due in Spring 2017, though in Apr Capcom announced that it had been delayed, apologising and explaining that a devs indispensable some-more group to make certain a DLC met a “high expectations” set by a categorical game. It is now approaching on 12 December.

It will star authorization favourite Chris Redfield, something we’d been awaiting for a while, and picks adult after a finish of a categorical campaign, as Redfield hunts down a still-at-large Ethan Baker, no doubt escaped his tricks and traps along a approach – and some new monsters to boot.

You can see both End of Zoe and Not A Hero in movement in their total trailer:


Warning, these videos competence enclose disturbing scenes.

Resident Evil 7 biohazard TAPE-1 “Desolation”

Resident Evil 7 biohazard TAPE-2 “The Bakers”

Resident Evil 7 biohazard TAPE-3 “Resident Evil”

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