New RESIDENT EVIL Original CG Film Announced

Capcom is on a roll with Resident Evil news from the Tokyo Game Show, as they just announced the latest entry in their original CG animated film collection which will be titled, Biohazard: Vendetta.

Biohazard: Vendetta will be a feature-length film with an original story and will center around long-time Resident Evil favorites, Chris Redfield, Rebecca Chambers, and Leon Kennedy. 

The film will be directed by Takanori Tsujimoto who is known for his work on Patlabor: The Next Generation, with a script by Makoto Fukami known  for Psycho-Pass and School-Live!, and will feature the musical stylings of Kenji Kawai known for Patlabor and Ghost in the Shell. Notably, Takashi Shimizu who is reknown for creating Ju-on (The Grudge), is credited as executive producer.

The film is scheduled for release in Japan in Spring of 2017. No North American release plans have been announced as of yet.

via Kotaku and MyAnimeList