Whether walking through the infested streets of Raccoon City, the claustrophobic walls of the Spencer Mansion, or the skeletal forests of Spain, there was always the knowledge of one room, one area that provided respite and safety from the undead hordes that endlessly stalked you: the save room. This was the room that no enemy […]
Capcom is giving Resident Evil fans a chance to unlock additional content in the upcoming Resident Evil HD REmake through a special Contagion mini-game. It can really only be considered a game on the most superficial level, since there isn’t much you can do, but there’s a point to it. Every time someone registers here, […]
Capcom is promising "free additional content" for the Resident Evil remaster if we collectively manage to spread the T-Virus throughout Raccoon City, which isn't nearly as cool as it sounds. Really, there's just a website with a map of the city, and the epidemic grows as more people register their email, Facebook, or Capcom account. Show More Summary
Every weekday’s end, we collect just about everything you ought to care about or ought not to miss. Depending on where you live in the city, you might have noticed a loud, rushing, deafening roar coming from the general region of the sky: that’s because the CNE air show is back, and it creates a […]
The city Health Department has issued a rabies warning in Brooklyn after a dead raccoon tested positive for the infectious disease.
Sideshow shows off a classic Emma Frost statue while "Arkham City" Batman scores a Hot Toys figure and Rocket Raccoon becomes a rabbit -- sort of.
A television show inspired by Capcom's Resident Evil series is in the early stages of development. "Arklay," named after the mountains near Raccoon City where the mansion incident took place, comes from creator Shawn Christopher Lebert...Show More Summary
The following is a pitch reel to set tone. This isn't actual footage from teh show. - inspired by FOX’s “Gotham” - series’ title is “Arklay” - takes place northwest of Raccoon City - involves Arklay Mountains, Arklay Mansion and Arklay...Show More Summary
Card game / first-person shooter Deadman's Cross is about to get even more deader, thanks to an injection of Resident Evil's particular brand of horror. From now until July 27, players will be able to access Raccoon City as a special hunt area, where...
Deadman's Cross fans can now explore Resident Evil's Raccoon City as a limited-time area from now until July 27. It's set to open up when you complete an in-game collaboration quest, and from there you can collect special cards that feature monsters from the survival horror series as well as regular Deadmen cards. Show More Summary
By now you should know that raccoons have infiltrated almost every part of our city, from the Bronx to City Hall, from the John Varvatos store in SoHo to Park Slope. They're immune to shooing, and they can induce you into accidentally shooting yourself. Show More Summary
The gang from The Walking Dead might not have it easy but they’re kind of living the good life compared to the residents of Raccoon City. As the Resident Evil Raccoon City Zombie Cop 1:6 Scale Statue shows, even the police force is more about feasting on flesh instead of protecting and serving. This Resident […]
One of the largest complaints from fans about The CW's hit series "Arrow" is that Oliver Queen doesn't wear a mask when running around Starling City. Well good news folks, the "raccoon eyes" are no more! EW has revealed that Ollie's trademark mask will be making its debut on Arrow this December and we've got the photo to prove it. Show More Summary
A Chicago man was arrested Monday after police made the unsavory discovery he was illegally selling Indiana wildlife to food markets in the Windy City... Read more: Alexander Moy Chicago, Illegal Wildlife Sold Indiana, Deer Meat Chicago,...Show More Summary
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Every Sunday, Mayor Rob Ford and his brother, Doug, host The City, a two-hour talk show on Newstalk 1010. We listen so you don't have to. Hey, there, Raccoon Nation: it’s time for another instalment of our favourite radio show. It would...Show More Summary
Universal Orlando is bringing Raccoon City to life for Halloween Horror Nights 23, and it could be a horrifying haunt. Sure, anything could be horrifying, but Universal has had some practice (in Japan with Resident Evil and in Orlando with Silent Hill) and is bringing at least part of the act stateside. Gird the loins. Read more...
Resident Evil: Escape from Raccoon City is the latest maze added to Universal Orlando's Halloween Horror Nights 2013, starting on September 20. Capcom is in on the fright fest, and it's helping Universal craft a world that begins onShow More Summary
I’ll be honest; when I first heard about this, I thought “God, that stupid movie is getting even MORE exposure. Why won’t they give the game that the damned series is based upon the spotlight for once?” Well, it seems I misspoke… er, missthought. Anywho, it turns out that the Resident Evil game series, which will [...]
The final haunted house at this year's Halloween Horror Nights event at Universal Orlando Resort has been revealed and it’s Resident Evil: Escape From Raccoon City. The maze is not based on the feature film series but rather is influenced by the games, with Universal’s Entertainment team collaborating with Capcom on the project. Full report here