Resident Evil 5: Alternative Edition detailed, priced for Japan

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The latest Famitsu has detailed some previously unknown facts about Capcom’s upcoming Resident Evil 5: Alternative Edition. The improved title adds in an updated Mercenaries mode called Mercenearies Reunion, adding some new characters, and will also feature another unreevealed chapter separate from the “Lost In Nightmares” flashback chapter.

Prices of the extra content have been revealed, too. In Japan, you can buy it on a new disc or as downloadable content. Here in the West, it’ll only be available as downloadable content.

  • The Lost in Nightmares Episode – Includes the Lost in Nightmares episode, EX figures, and two characters for The Mercenaries Reunion. (¥500/400MSP).
  • Costume Pack 1 – Includes two costumes, EX figures, and two characters for The Mercenaries Reunion. (¥200/160MSP).
  • Additional Episode Title TBA – Includes the unannounced new episode, EX figures, and two The Mercenaries Reunion characters. (¥500/400MSP).
  • Costume Pack 2 – Includes two costumes, EX figures, and two characters for The Mercenaries Reunion. Priced: (¥200/160MSP).

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