Video game website GameTrailers streamed two 8-minutes Resident Evil 6 gameplay videos that was also shown at the E3 event. Resident Evil 6 is slated to ship for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in North America and Europe on October 2 and in Japan on October 4. A PC port of the game is also in the works.
Resident Evil 6 takes place ten years after the events in Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City. The story begins as the President of the United States plans to reveal the truth behind the Raccoon City incident. A survivor and friend of the U.S. President, Leon S. Kennedy discovers that the President became the victim of another bioterrorism attack. The Bioterrorism Security Assessment Alliance Member Chris Redfield arrives in China as the country is also at risk for another attack.