Lifeless by Daylight has steadily introduced new properties and crossovers into its secure of killers, survivors, and extra, however as we speak, developer Behaviour Interactive introduced it has secured an enormous one. The quintessential online game horror franchise, Resident Evil, is becoming a member of the lengthy checklist of properties current in Lifeless by Daylight, the studio teased throughout as we speak’s Resident Evil Showcase.
Throughout as we speak’s stream, Behaviour Interactive’s recreation director and head of partnerships Mathieu Cote gave us an preliminary tease, letting us know that the world of Resident Evil shall be invading Lifeless by Daylight. Whereas we did not get a lot in method of arduous particulars, a full reveal is at the moment slated for Could 25, with a launch date scheduled for June of this 12 months.
So far, Lifeless by Daylight has featured a ton of wide-ranging horror properties. We have seen the likes of Michael Myers from Halloween, Ghostface from Scream, Leatherface from The Texas Chainsaw Bloodbath, and lots extra from IPs like Stranger Issues, Ash vs. Evil Lifeless, A Nightmare on Elm Avenue, and Noticed. Whereas Resident Evil becoming a member of in on the enjoyable is a large boon to Lifeless by Daylight, Capcom’s traditional franchise is not the primary inclusion from the world of horror gaming, as final 12 months noticed the addition of characters from the beloved Silent Hill franchise. Nonetheless, the Resident Evil franchise is definitely the larger horror property in 2021, with a number of acclaimed titles in the previous couple of years, in addition to a brand new mainline recreation, a new movie series, and Netflix series on the best way within the close to future.
For extra on Lifeless by Daylight, take a look at our protection of the March addition of a murderous K-Pop character. For extra on what’s subsequent for Capcom’s long-running collection, head on over to our exclusive coverage hub for the extremely anticipated Resident Evil Village. In the event you’d slightly see Resident Evil Village in motion, you possibly can watch us play the Resident Evil Village PlayStation 5 demo that got here out in January in this episode of New Gameplay Today.