GayGamer recently got a chance to play Capcom
's Resident Evil: Umbrella Chronicles
, which pulls old RE
stories from their graves and reanimates them as segments of a rail shooter. Unlike previous Resident Evil spinoff games
, this one seems like it's going to be okay.
They were especially pleased with the treatment of the story-- since the Resident Evil
series has traditionally had a good story element, this game has a leg up over other zombie-filled shooting games. Nobody will have to suffer like G did
use also received praise-- being able to look around freely with the joystick just lets you do more in each area, allowing the players to search for hidden items, aim shots more accurately, and choose paths.