Capcom have announced that from today, both XBox360 and Playstation 3 owners will be able to download and check out the latest Resident Evil 6 demo through their consoles respective online service. This demo allows you to get first hand experience with content from the games three main campaigns that can be played either solo or via partnering up through online co-op.
Play as either Leon S. Kennedy or Helena Harper and further explore the dark corridors and moonlit grounds of Ivy University, swarming with the victims of the latest bioterrorist attack. The action in Jake’s mission switches to the neon-lit streets of Lanshiang as he and Sherry Berkin fight off the new J’avo enemies, including their fully mutated forms. Jake’s special hand-to- hand combat moves and Sherry’s stun baton are pivotal in their struggle to stay alive.
Showcasing the global setting in Resident Evil 6, Chris Redfield and Piers Nivans head with fellow BSAA team members to the war-ravaged streets of Edonia. The amassed J’avo forces provide a stiff enough challenge, but that’s before the three-story high B.O.W. Ogroman crashes the party. Select Piers for a slightly different weapons loadout than Chris including a sniper rifle with thermal scope.
You will be able to pick up the retail version of Resident Evil 6 on both Playstation 3 and XBox360 across North America an PAL regions from the 2nd October 2012. A PC version is set to follow shortly afterwards.