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Resident Evil® 4 Wii Edition is one of the highest rated games on GameRankings.com and Metacritic.com, garnering dozens of awards and nominations. The game has been highly praised for its amazing gameplay and incredible, drastic re-invention of the “survival-horror” genre. This celebrated game now comes to the Wii with added Wii Remote™ support, allowing players to aim, fire, slash, reload, crank and avoid oncoming adversaries with intuitive motions and movements. With new intuitive controls, RE4 Wii Edition is reborn as a whole new experience!

Leon S. Kennedy, formerly Raccoon City Police Department’s idealistic rookie cop, is now a U.S. agent with a top-secret mission to rescue the President’s daughter, who has been kidnapped by a mysterious organization. Leon must begin his investigation with a trip to an undisclosed Spanish-speaking village in Europe, where he encounters a horde of unruly villagers who pledge their lives to Los Illuminados, the cult that perpetrated Ashley’s kidnapping. As Leon encounters unimaginable horrors, he must find out who -- or what -- is behind everything.

Features:

  • Wii Remote Action! – moving the Wii Remote allows players to aim weapons, slash with the knife, control action sequences and much more
  • Acclaimed gameplay – RE4 is one of the highest rated PlayStation®2 games on GameRankings.com
  • Unsurpassed Visuals – RE4 Wii Edition features breathtaking 3D graphics and effects!
  • Behind the Camera View – camera follows you from behind and allows for intuitive movement
  • Advanced AI – enemies use their cunning abilities to team up and attack the player en mass
  • “Separate Ways” – play as glamorous agent Ada Wong in five new chapters that reveal startling insight into the original storyline!
  • Supports true 16:9 widescreen and Dolby Pro Logic® II

Game Review

Review

Europe PAL Version

Posted by Sammy Barker

Probably one of the more welcomed ports of this year, Resident Evil 4: Wii Edition could well be game of the year.

We know, we know. This review is a little late. I was going to make up some long winded story about how I had the review written out before a bunch of the undead stole my hard drive and took me on a wild goose chase around Raccoon City before I could get...

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User Comments (8)

SilentJ

#1

SilentJ said:

This has to be my favorite Wii game. The controls are perfect. It made RE5 harder for me since I was used to precise aiming with the Wii controls. It's a lot easier to make every single shot count when all you have to do is point and shoot. I can't get enough of running around and blasting zombies away. I highly recommend this one to any fan of the genre who hasn't already played it.

CharlieisEverywhere

#2

CharlieisEverywhere said:

I'd have to disagree with SilentJ. I think the controls are clunky. And though the game is alright, I barely play it because of that. That's the only reason I don't play this game anymore.

JGMR

#3

JGMR said:

Good as a game, bad as a Resident Evil. No Raccoon City. No Zombies. No mutated animals. No nighttime. No fixed views. NOT SCARY!

Iggy

#4

Iggy said:

This game is great and its even better considering i got it for 10 bucks.

danschemen

#5

danschemen said:

this is the best game EVER! i have beaten normal, pro, assignment ada, separate ways, unlocked every character on mercenaries, and got five stars on every level with every character.

razzystar678

#7

razzystar678 said:

Mediengewimmel, if you're not a fan of the Resident Evil franchise don't worry, this game doesn't stick to the formula of RE!! I myself am a fan of the Resident Evil games and was surprised to find RE4 to be nothing like the others, but fun on its own right. RE4 was 1 of the first games I bought when I got my Wii. The guy at the game store told me to.

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