The remaster will be available for PC, PS3, PS4, 360 and XBox One in Japan at the beginning of 2016. Members of the original devteam are involved in the remaster, including the game's original director.
A special "thank you" from Resident Evil producer Yoshiaki Hirabayashi.
We’re pleased to confirm that the recently released Resident Evil has become Capcom’s fastest selling digital title in history across North America and Europe. The title which launched on January 20th has also broken the record for the biggest selling day one digital title on the PlayStation Network.
Capcom’s Producer on the title, Yoshiaki Hirabyashi, commented “It’s been great to see so many positive comments from fans that have enjoyed this new release. The team here at Capcom Japan have worked hard to bring the game to the latest generation of consoles and we are thrilled at this news on its performance.”
Capcom just announced a bundle pack for some of the new RE games for release in Japan. The triple pack consist of RE6, RE5 Gold Edition and RE Revival Selections (which itself is a twin pack bundle of Code Veronica and RE4).
Resident Evil Triple Pack will be released in April 2, 2015 in Japan, the price is 5,990 yen (excluding tax).