What you need to know
- Resident Evil is a popular horror franchise from Capcom.
- Numerous outlets are saying that there's a Resident Evil show coming to Netflix.
- The series will focus on a new world order after the outbreak of the T-virus.
Resident Evil is an acclaimed franchise from Capcom. While Resident Evil 5 and Resident Evil 6 failed to live up to expectations due to their action-focused approach, Resident Evil 7: Biohazard revived the franchise. The Resident Evil 2 remake was even better!
Suffice to say, Capcom is on a roll, and Netflix is also interested in the franchise. According to a report by Deadline, "Resident Evil is headed to television." The article goes on to say that the team is looking for an animator, and the series will focus on "the new world order caused by the outbreak of the T-virus."
Since then, many other outlets have also confirmed this. We'll keep you posted as soon as we know more about Netflix's plans about the series. If you can't wait for the show — and have already seen the countless films — you can play a few Resident Evil games through Xbox Game Pass.
Best of the best
Xbox Game Pass and Xbox Live Gold in one
Xbox Game Pass gives you access to over a hundred games for one monthly fee. Xbox Game Pass Ultimate also adds Xbox Live Gold to the package so you can play online with your friends. Right now, you can purchase a three-month subscription for $45 through Amazon.
Jump into digital
Ditch the discs
Secure your Xbox One S All-Digital Edition, Microsoft's new and ambitious disc-less console. It's the cheapest Xbox One ever made, bundled with a trio of downloadable games like Forza Horizon 3.
Excellent and affordable Xbox accessories
Up your Xbox experience with one (or all) of these budget accessories, all of which are approved by the gamers of Windows Central.
PowerA Play & Charge Kit for Xbox One ($15 at Amazon)
This charging kit keeps your Xbox One wireless controllers juiced up, and it offers batteries for two controllers. At just $15, this is hands-down our favorite budget charging companion.
ElecGear 4 Port USB Xbox One S Hub ($19 at Amazon)
This brilliant little USB splitter hub attaches perfectly to the side of your Xbox One S console. It's ideal for use with chargers, controllers, headsets, and more.
Controller Gear stand ($13 at Amazon)
Proudly display your Xbox gamepads with this stylish and functional stand. The licensed design is minimalist and black, and it has a hidden storage compartment, making the price of $13 a real steal.
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Asher Madan handles gaming news for Windows Central. Before joining Windows Central in 2017, Asher worked for a number of different gaming outlets. He has a background in medical science and is passionate about all forms of entertainment, cooking, and antiquing.