Resident Evil 2, Leon Kennedy and Claire Redfield stand side by side holding up guns at surrounding zombies

Resident Evil 2

Available January 25, 2019

The Survival Horror Classic Reimagined

A deadly virus engulfs the residents of Raccoon City in September of 1998, plunging the city into chaos as flesh eating zombies roam the streets for survivors. An unparalleled adrenaline rush, gripping storyline, and unimaginable horrors await you. Witness the return of Resident Evil 2.

Game features

Resident Evil 2 is back and better than ever

Horror, tension, characters, narrative and more. The survival horror masterpiece that captivated the world returns reimagined in January 2019.

Leon Kennedy looks toward the camera as his hand rests above a dead zombie’s head

Terrifying zombies waiting around every corner

Driven by insatiable hunger, these creatures act on instinct, gnashing their teeth, ripping at flesh, and devouring their victims. The new immersive camera lets you feel their fangs as they sink into your flesh.

A group of zombies walk toward Leon Kennedy in an office in a police station

Raccoon City is rebuilt in intricate detail

The characters, environments, and story have all been rebuilt from the ground up to create a terrifying world that feels both nostalgic and new.

View of the front desk and statue inside the Raccoon City Police Station
Resident Evil 2 boxshot, Leon Kennedy stands outside in the rain next to the Raccoon City Police Department

Game details

A deadly virus engulfs the residents of Raccoon City in September of 1998, plunging the city into chaos as flesh eating zombies roam the streets for survivors. An unparalleled adrenaline rush, gripping storyline, and unimaginable horrors await you. Witness the return of Resident Evil 2

4K: 4K Ultra HD not available on Xbox One or Xbox One S consoles.

HDR: HDR functionality available with supported games and TVs.

Xbox One X Enhanced: Enhanced features for Xbox One X subject to release of a content update. Games information at xbox.com/enhanced.

Additional information

ESRB RP logo

Rating Pending

Suitable for 17+

  • Blood
  • Partial Nudity
  • Strong Language
  • Strong Sexual Content
  • Violence
  • Online Interactions Not Rated by the ESRB Visit ESRB.org for rating information
  • Publisher
  • CAPCOM CO., LTD.
  • Developer
  • CAPCOM CO., LTD.
  • Genre
  • Action & Adventure
  • Platforms
  • Xbox One
  • Release date
  • January 25, 2019

Get the game

Standard Edition

User rating: 3.5/ 5

Deluxe Edition

User rating: 3.5/ 5

The Deluxe Edition contains the main game and the Extra DLC Pack which includes 5 additional costumes, a specially-designed handgun, and the classic in-game soundtrack.

Xbox One X and Xbox One S
Xbox One logo

Which one is yours?

Elevate your game

An Array of Xbox Design Lab Controllers

Xbox Design Lab

New Camo and Shadow options. Choose from over a billion color combinations to make it yours.

Detail view of Play and Charge Kit

Xbox One Play & Charge Kit

Detail view of Xbox Elite Wireless Controller

Xbox Elite Wireless Controller

Save [[PLACEHOLDER1]] days hours minutes day hour minute [[PLACEHOLDER2]] remaining [[PLACEHOLDER]] with Xbox Live Gold [[PLACEHOLDER]] with Xbox Game Pass [[PLACEHOLDER]] with EA Access User rating BUY NOW PRE-ORDER NOW DOWNLOAD NOW box shot Buy [[PLACEHOLDER]] from the Microsoft Store Pre-order [[PLACEHOLDER]] from the Microsoft Store Download [[PLACEHOLDER]] from the Microsoft Store