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Resident Evil Village Varcolac Alpha | And two other optional bosses you might have missed

By James Billcliffe 17 May 2021 13:56 GMT Hiding around every corner in Resident Evil Village is a secret waiting to be discovered. And while there’s plenty of clandestine loot to find, there are a few optional bosses, like the Varcolac Alpha and giant, axe-wielding butcher brothers, to hunt down too. These tough opponents either appear in their own new spaces, or to punish you for being too comfortable backtracking through areas you thought were safe. Here’s where you can tango with a few of the optional bosses in Resident Evil Village you might have missed. Watch on YouTubeResident Evil…

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Resident Evil Village Food Locations | Where to find Fish, Juicy game

Slaying monsters in Resident Evil Village is hungry-work. That’s why along with his less conventional stock, your merchant chum, The Duke, offers to cook up a hearty meal for Ethan – if you can bring him the ingredients. Along with regular cuts of fish, poultry, and meat, you can find special food items throughout the Village. Watch on YouTubeThese are unique items which are used to procure the best bonuses The Duke’s Kitchen has to offer, which include health buffs, boosts to your movement speed, and an increase in the efficiency of your blocking. Of all the ingredients, it’s fish,…

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Resident Evil Village Mercenaries Rewards | How to get SS Rank

The Mercenaries mode for Resident Evil Village is a single-player post-campaign challenge made up of eight stages. In order to complete everything the mode has to offer, you need to achieve SS Rank or higher on every stage.Watch on YouTube How to improve your score to earn an SS Rank in Resident Evil Village: The Mercenaries Resident Evil Village: The Mercenaries — Rank Requirements Resident Evil Village: The Mercenaries — Rewards list How to unlock the LZ Answerer in Resident Evil Village: The Mercenaries How to earn CP from Challenges in Resident Evil Village: Mercenaries How to improve your score…

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Resident Evil Village | What are the Cadou?

To understand the story of Resident Evil Village, you need to be familiar with a few key concepts. Unfortunately, if you missed out on collecting clues earlier on, some of the late-game revelations can seem a little disjointed. For example, a lot of players seem to be getting tripped up on just what the Cadou are.Watch on YouTubeBefore we begin, consider this your spoiler warning for Resident Evil Village. This article is primarily focused on lore and backstory rather than the events of the game itself, but if you want to go into your playthrough completely fresh, do not read…

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Resident Evil Village Prioress Door | Where to use the Maroon Eye Ring

Above the main hall in Resident Evil Village’s foreboding castle, Ethan Winters finds a strange carved relief: the Prioress Door. With no obvious way to open the firmly locked portal, and only a maroon eye ring and a picture of his missing family in his pockets, it’s easy to get stuck. Watch on YouTubeThis is a classic style of puzzle in the modern Resident Evil series, but one that’s easy to lose track of. Here’s how to open the Prioress Door in Resident Evil Village. Resident Evil Village Prioress Door – What to do with the Maroon Eye RingWhen you…

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Here’s what The Last of Us Part 2 would look like running at 4K60 on PS5

By Dom Peppiatt 13 April 2021 10:13 GMT Ever wanted to know what The Last of Us Part 2 would look like playing on your PlayStation 5 at 4K resolution with a 60fps framerate? Well, wonder no more!Amidst rumours that we’re getting a remake of the original The Last of Us game, a Naughty Dog fan has employed the use of editing software and AI upscaling to give us a taste of what a true 4K60 patch would do for The Last of Us Part 2.Though once we heard whispers about Naughty Dog’s blockbuster 2020 survival game getting a dedicated…

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Capcom is using a ‘life-size’ Lady Dimitrescu to promote Resident Evil Village

By Dom Peppiatt, Sunday, 28 March 2021 16:30 GMT Capcom is really playing up to the massive height of Lady Dimitrescu (no pun intended) to promote Resident Evil Village in Hong Kong.The towering 9′ 6″ vampire, Lady Dimitrescu, has been making headlines for Resident Evil Village, and now Capcom is really leaning into the surprising popularity of the internet’s favorite giant woman.As per a Facebook post from Capcom Asia, the publisher is starting to publicize the game by sending out ‘life-size’, to-scale cutouts of Village’s primary antagonist (thanks, TheGamer).If you’ve ever wanted to feel just how small you’d feel beside…

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Resident Evil Village takes a “lot of inspiration from Resident Evil 4”

By Dom Peppiatt, Monday, 15 February 2021 15:29 GMT Resident Evil Village producer Peter Fabiano has been talking up the merits of Capcom’s upcoming survival horror game and the games it’s taken inspiration from.Though it might be the towering vampire lady, Lady Dimitrescu, making headlines about Resident Evil Village, the developer behind the game knows there’s much more to the game than the now-iconic villainous countess.Speaking to Official PlayStation Magazine (via Wccftech), the Capcom producer outlined what the development studio has done to ensure the next entry in the genre-defining series is doing to make sure it’s as iconic and…

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Watch The Medium’s disturbing live-action trailer here

By Dom Peppiatt, Thursday, 14 January 2021 15:04 GMT Bloober Team has released a new live-action trailer for the upcoming horror game, The Medium, and it sets a grizzly tone for the PC and Xbox Series X/S title.Bloober, the developer behind Observer and Layers of Fear, has created a new trailer for The Medium in collaboration with award-winning VFX and animation studio, Platige Image.The cinematic trailer is built around the game’s core conceit; two co-existing realities that you will need to explore to uncover the truth behind the mysterious Niwa Hotel. It’s all a bit psychological horror, and the trailer goes big…

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Why some of the team behind Dead Space are returning to sci-fi horror with The Callisto Protocol

We talk about pushing the genre forward, life after triple-A and whether the death of single-player games has been overstated.The Callisto Protocol isn’t the game that many of us were expecting from Striking Distance, but it’s not exactly a surprise.The studio was founded last year by Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds maker PUBG Corp with Visceral and Sledgehammer vet Glen Schofield at the helm. The outfit said that it was working on an “original narrative experience” set in the same world as the company’s battle royale hit.So it was a bit of a shock when the trailer for its debut project – sci-fi…