CAPCOM

July 20,2005

CAPCOM ANNOUNCES RESIDENT EVIL 5
FOR THE PLAYSTATION3 AND Xbox 360 GAME CONSOLES

July 20, 2005 - TOKYO Capcom Co., Ltd. is pleased to announce the highly anticipated sequel to the world renowned Resident Evil series, Resident Evil 5 for the PlayStation 3 from Sony Computer Entertainment and Xbox 360 from Microsoft.

Utilizing the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 unprecedented power, Resident Evil 5 promises to revolutionize the series by delivering an unbelievable level of detail, realism and control. Resident Evil 5 is certain to bring new fans to the series while expanding the world of video game entertainment to new heights; confirming once again Capcom’s long standing reputation as a bold innovator within the industry.

The emergence of the Resident Evil series began in 1996 and gamers around the world were quickly immersed in the game’s engrossing story and wowed by its technological achievements. A runaway hit since its introduction, the entire series has sold more than 27 million units worldwide, winning numerous awards and revolutionizing the survival horror genre. Resident Evil is a proven franchise that continues to captivate gamers with each new installment.

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As a worldwide leader in the gaming industry, Capcom is on the forefront of this new cutting-edge technology, and is proud to have produced a number of hit products such as Mega Man, Street Fighter, Onimusha, Devil May Cry and Resident Evil. Capcom will continue to provide customers with the best possible forms of innovative entertainment in this new and exciting media.

For additional information, please contact Capcom’s support center at (+81-6-6946-3099) or visit www.capcom.co.jp.

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