Welcome to the Resident Evil 2: Strategy Guide & Walkthrough! Here you will find everything to know about RE2, including story walkthrough, items and weapons, latest news, and more.
Table of Contents
Resident Evil 2 - Guides & Walkthroughs
DLC: Ghost Survivors
|No Time to Mourn
|No Way Out
Leon - Main Story Walkthrough
Claire - Main Story Walkthrough
Resident Evil 2 - Game Mode
Guide & Tips
|Which Edition to Buy
|Remake vs Original
|Points of No Return
|After Beating The Game
|Survival Tips & Tricks
|Claire Vs. Leon
|Infinite Ammo Weapons
|How To Get The S Rank
What To Do After Beating The Game
After clearing the game, there are still a lot more things you can do in Resident Evil 2! These will challenge even the most experienced players!
Finish New Game 2nd Run
Clearing the game once will unlock New Game 2nd Run, which will allow you to play the game from the other character's perspective. This is commonly referred to as Scenario B. This also unlocks the true ending of the game.Check out All Story Walkthrough and Guides Here!
Beat The 4th Survivor and Tofu Survivor Extra Modes
Finishing the game once unlocks The 4th Survivor, where you play as Umbrella Operative Hunk. In this mode, your objective is to escape and to survive, with limited items. Clearing this mode unlocks The Tofu Survivor mode, an even tougher challenge!4th Survivor Mode (HUNK Story) - How to Unlock & Walkthrough
Destroy Mr. Raccoon Toys to Unlock Infinite Combat Knife
Break all the Mr. Raccoon Toys you encounter to unlock the Infinite Combat Knife! The Knife is useful for tackling the Hardcore mode, and aiming for S and S+ Rank!Check Out All Mr. Raccoon Locations List Here!
Achieve S and S+ Rank to Unlock Infinite Weapons
Aim to get S Rank, or even the tougher S+ Rank and unlock Infinite versions of the most powerful weapons in the game like the Rocket Launcher and Minigun. Complete this mode for ultimate bragging rights!
S & S+ Rank Related Guides
|All Characters List
|All Weapons List
|All Items List
|All Enemies List
|All Costume List
|All Files & Notes List
|Mr. Raccoon Locations List
|All Infinite Weapon List
|All Custom Parts Locations
|All Puzzle List Solutions
|All Hip Pouch Locations
What is Resident Evil 2?
Much-Awaited Remake of Capcom's 1998 Survival Horror Classic
Reimagined using Capcom's latest game engine, the "RE Engine", Resident Evil 2 will provide a new experience for veterans and beginners alike as they follow Leon S. Kennedy and Claire Redfield's daring escape from the zombie-infected Raccoon City.
Survive the Raccoon City Zombie Outbreak
The streets of Raccoon City are now plagued with the flesh-eating undead. Chaos now runs rampant in the city as mutated monsters are loose in the once peaceful city.
Resident Evil 2 - Official Trailer
Resident Evil 2 - Gameplay Features
Classic Survival Horror Adventure Reimagined
Facing against grotesque enemies and the general feeling of dread, Resident Evil 2 exemplifies the Survival Horror genre. The classic horror adventure is reimagined in modern TPS controls and horrific visuals.
Survive with Scarce Resources
With limited resources, conserving your items and ammo is key to your survival. To get out of Raccoon City alive, you need to be more strategic in fighting against your enemies rather than go in guns blazing.
Darker Atmosphere Adds to the Horror
Unlike the original Resident Evil 2, the environment will has become significantly darker, requiring you to keep vigilant as you light your way through darkness with only your flashlight in hand.
Tougher Enemies Stand In Your Way
The enemies you will go against in Resident Evil 2 may seem familiar, but you may find their toughness surprising. The zombies are more versatile now and will act according to your actions.
Resident Evil 2 - Main Characters
Two Playabale Main Characters
Resident Evil 2 will offer the choice to play either as Leon S. Kennedy or Claire Redfield. Each has their own storyline that offers a unique look into the main story and will only come together at certain points!
Leon S. Kennedy
A rookie cop on his first day on the job, Leon Kennedy is thrown in the chaos that has become Raccoon City. He must now rely on his police training to survive against the undead that now roams the city.
Claire Redfield came to Raccoon City in search of her missing brother, Chris Redfield. This search puts her right in the middle of the zombie apocalypse and a conspiracy that involves the infamous Umbrella Corporation.
Resident Evil 2 - Location & Setting
Raccoon City was once a thriving urban city that has now become the nesting ground of the zombie apocalypse. It's right in the middle of a conspiracy between the Umbrella Corporation and its unethical experimentation.
Racoon City Police Department
The Racoon City Police Department is the headquarters of the elite special forces S.T.A.R.S. in Raccoon City. You can find their abandoned desks here, including that of Claire's brother, Chris Redfield.
Underground Umbrella Laboratory
Beneath Raccoon City is an underground laboratory operated by the Umbrella Corporation. These are where the mutated experiments, such as the G-Virus, were carried out.
New Areas Introduced in RE2
Raccoon City has received an expansion and will introduce new areas for players to explore. This includes the dreary Orphanage and a few more to be revealed upon the release of the game.
Resident Evil 2 - Release Information
RE2 Launch on January 25, 2019!
|January 25, 2019
|PC, PS4, Xbox One
|- Physical copies
- Digital Versions
- Game bundles
Resident Evil 2, the remake of Capcom's classic survival horror of the same name, is set to be released worldwide on January 25, 2019! It will be available on PC, Playstation 4, and Xbox One.
Resident Evil 2 - Available Editions
RE2 Edition Inclusions Chart
|Extra DLC Pack
|Artbook: Ben's File
|Raccoon City Police Dept. Renovation Plan
|Leon S. Kennedy Figure
The Standard Edition is the most basic of the bundles with only the base game included. Purchasing the game before it's release date will unlock the Deluxe Weapons: Samurai Edge - Chris and Jill Models.
The RE2 Deluxe Edition includes the Deluxe DLC Pack along with the original game. This DLC will unlock various exclusive outfits for Leon and Claire to use during the game, along with original '98 version soundtrack to use in the game!
The Collector's Edition package is only available with a physical purchase. This limited edition package includes all contents from the Deluxe Edition along with statue of Leon S. Kennedy, photo album stylized art book, official soundtrack and more!
Resident Evil 2 - Story Summary
The original Resident Evil 2 was released in 1998 and has sold over 4,960,000 copies.The action centers around rookie cop Leon Kennedy and college student Claire Redfield as they fight to survive a mysterious viral outbreak within Raccoon City.The 1998 original was hailed as a gaming masterpiece and propelled Resident Evil into mainstream pop culture and the entertainment you know today.
*Quoted from Resident Evil 2 Official Site