The new Resident Evil trailer recently revealed details about the Shadows of Rose expansion, showing how Rose’s story touches on players’ fears.
At the last Resident Evil Showcase event, Capcom gave fans a lot to get in and look forward to, including a new look at the Shadows of Rose DLC for Resident Evil Village. Winters Expansion director Kento Kinoshita also explained a bit more about what fans can expect from the sequel to the story, which will give fans an idea of what exactly is going on. with Rose Winters and what to expect from Resident Evil Village Gold Edition. overall.
Protagonist Ethan Winters first appeared in Resident Evil 7: Biohazard, released in 2017, when he fought against the infected Baker family to save his wife Mia. The sequel, Resident Evil Village, follows Ethan as you battle an entire Romanian village full of mutant monsters to save his young daughter Rose. Following the release of Resident Evil Village, Capcom mentioned that DLC would be released to tie together the story of the Winters family and their part to play in the Resident Evil universe.
Kinoshita is quick to say that his intention with this DLC is to highlight the kind of person the new protagonist, Rose Winters, who was introduced as a child in the base game Resident Evil: Village, will become. like when she grows up. The Shadows of Rose DLC will also let players explore the main village again, but with a unique twist to Rose’s story. Now, the quest requires the player to help Rose get rid of her mysterious powers and return to being a normal human like everyone else, but is that really that easy?
The setting for the scene this time will be “Realm of Consciousness”, the game will pose different barriers that players will have to face. Kinoshita mentioned that fear is a huge motivator and source of misery for Rose’s journey through the Realm of Consciousness. The trailer showcases the wall-mounted mutants of a narrow corridor as well as the terrifying giant dolls that haunt Rose’s every move, proving that the DLC is sure to be a nightmare too. for players.
While Rose is the focus of the expansion and her story will have the most to offer from Resident Evil: Village Gold Edition, there are other additions to the Winters Expansion. It has been announced that a third-person mode will be available for players who prefer it over the usual first-person. Along with the change in POV, players can experience the game through the Mercenaries Mode Extras, where players can play as other Lords with special powers. Kinoshita said the decision to add specific characters was for those who might not normally play in Mercenary Mode.
Sadly, the winter expansion serves as the epilogue to the Winters family saga in the series. While fans are expecting Rose to become another main character (or possibly villain) in the series, it looks like the Winters family saga will end with a real bang for the buck. . For those waiting to see how the story of Rose Winters will lead the entire franchise and how the family’s story will tie into the series, this DLC may satisfy their curiosity. This could also be the biggest hint of what Capcom has planned next for the series after Resident Evil Village officially ends. Resident Evil Village Gold Edition launches on October 28 for PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X/S.