The recent Resident Evil 2 fan-made remake of the game might have triggered off new hope of Capcom reviving the old classic. It’s heralded by many fans as the best in the series and, since the remake of the original, many Resi fans have been asking for Resident Evil 2 to receive the same treatment. Capcom took to Facebook to get the opinion of their fans.
It reads as follows:
[quote]Hello Resident Evil fans!
This is Capcom R&D Division 1!
First off, we would like to express our deepest appreciation to all Resident Evil fans, for your passion, enthusiasm and continued support for the Resident Evil brand.
Enthusiasm for a Resident Evil 2 Remake is something we’ve been hearing from you over the years, and has drawn some recent attention in the media.
However, as the team owns the RE brand, we’re not certain how we feel about this approach, and would like to ask your honest and frank opinion about the “Resident Evil 2 Remake” and what the brand identity is supposed to be about?[/quote]
If you’d like to see this remake become a reality you best let them know. In the meantime you can watch that fan-made Resi 2 footage and drool: