As we have posted before, Resident Evil 5 will have content releasing both in downloadable and disc form. The content will include 2 new episodes and costumes, characters, and weapons for the new Mercenaries Reunion mode. Capcom has announced that the one up until now unnamed episode will be titled “Desperate Escape.” The episode will follow the whereabouts of Jill Valentine and Josh Stone during some key moments of Resident Evil 5.
“Recently freed of a mind control device, a fatigued Jill Valentine has collapsed. Awoken by BSAA agent Josh Stone, Jill and Josh work together to escape from the Tricell facility under the darkness of night. Fighting off unrelenting waves of enemies in heart pumping blockbuster action, Jill and Josh race to assist Chris and Sheva in their final showdown with Albert Wesker.”
Capcom has also revealed five of the eight new characters/costumes that are set to release alongside all its content for the Mercenaries Reunion mode. Chris (Heavy Metal), Sheva (Business), Chris (Warrior), Sheva (Fairy Tale), and Josh Stone will appearing in the new Mercenaries Reunion that promises to be a refreshing return to killing zombies. Oops, I mean Uroboros infected civilians =). Accept my apology and take a look at some screenshots.