Resident Evil 3 Remake: Physical Copies delayed in Europe over Coronavirus - Pre-Order, Collector's Edition, Gameplay & more

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Capcom has an impressive Resident Evil 3 remake on the way, and word has it that it will be far more impressive than the Resident Evil 2 remake.

The graphics will see a huge boost, and the story and gameplay have been promised to have a much bigger emphasis on action.


However, reports have started to surface that COVID-19 might have a pretty big impact on gamers receiving physical copies of the game.

Continue reading for all the details.


Physical copies of Resident Evil 3 (which include game discs and Collector’s Editions) could face major delays in Europe thanks to complications related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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A recent update from Capcom read:

“As we all know, the coronavirus disease is having a widespread impact as respective governments in Europe have instituted various restrictions to prevent any additional spread”

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“Although the global release date for Resident Evil 3 remains April 3, 2020, some European markets may experience delayed deliveries or availability of physical goods, including disc copies of games.”

If you haven't already pre-ordered the game, it might be best to hold out on a digital copy.

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