Nemesis in Resident Evil 3 remake cannot break into safe rooms (update)

Resident Evil 3 remake Nemesis burning
Resident Evil 3 remake Nemesis burning (Image credit: Capcom)

What you need to know

  • A new story in OXM has revealed some scary new details for Resident Evil 3 remake.
  • Apparently, not all save points are in proper safe rooms.
  • Resident Evil 3 remake is scheduled to release on April 3.
  • You can preorder Resident Evil 3 remake on Xbox One for $60 from Amazon.

Updated March 6, 2020: GamesRadar has clarified that Nemesis cannot get you in a safe room, but that not all save points are in safe rooms, which is a key difference.

The Resident Evil 3 remake is almost here and the scary news just keeps on coming. Thanks to OXM, a very interesting tidbit of information has been revealed. In Resident Evil 2 remake, the unstoppable Mr. X could be halted by diving into a safe room. That won't necessarily be the case this time around.

In Resident Evil 3 remake, Nemesis cannot break into safe rooms. Not all save points are in safe rooms however and if it isn't a proper safe room, you're not safe.

Resident Evil 3 remake is set to release on April 3, 2020 for Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC. For more information, you can check out some recently released screenshots right here. A demo is coming at some point according to Capcom but we don't know when or what platforms it'll be available on.

Check out these new Resident Evil 3 screenshots

Related: Our full Resident Evil 3 review



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