- Capcom released a Resident Evil choose-your-own-adventure for Halloween.
- The new game, Escape For Halloween, is a marketing tool for the upcoming Project Resistance.
- Escape For Halloween is a terrible game lacking logic and cohesion.
The Halloween season has got everyone in a generous and spooky mood. Many different video games have got free content updates and events going on throughout the season. Now Capcom has got in on the fun and released their own choose-your-own-adventure game based on Resident Evil. The end results leave a fair amount to be desired.
The plot is as inane as you could expect from a Resident Evil game. | Source: Capcom
A Story for the Ages
The flimsy premise on which this adventure, titled Escape For Halloween, rests is that you were on your way to a Halloween party and were snatched up by Umbrella Corp. Now you and your friends must escape the deadly situation together in hopes of reaching the party. Resident Evil games may be famous for their odd plots, but this one really takes the cake. Ignoring the fact that you intend to go to the party instead of the police once you escape, it seems odd for Umbrella to have kidnapped some random people on their way to a party.
As with most choose-your-own-adventures, you’re mainly presented with situations that have a few different solutions to them. You simply select your reaction and see what happens to you. There are nine situations in total, and once you reach the end you get to send out a special tweet that will be retweeted by the Capcom Dev 1 Twitter account.
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