Resident Evil fans, get ready for the highly anticipated journey back into Las Plagas territory with Capcom's upcoming DLC, Resident Evil 4 Remake Separate Ways. This DLC promises to take players on an enthralling parallel adventure, exploring the enigmatic Ada Wong's role in the haunting events of Resident Evil 4.
In Separate Ways, players will unveil Ada Wong's clandestine mission before Leon S. Kennedy's arrival in the infamous European village. Her objective? The retrieval of the cult's most sinister secret, the Amber. As players step into Ada's shoes, they will confront not only external threats that remain in the shadow but will be extremely familiar to fans of the saga, but also some new threats that even Leon himself didn't get to experience.
When is the Resident Evil 4 Remake Separate Ways DLC release date?
Resident Evil 4 Remake Separate Ways is set to release on September 21, 2023. It was announced just a week before at the PlayStation State of Play on September 14, meaning fans don't have to wait long.
Resident Evil 4 Remake Separate Ways DLC release date
The price of the Separate Ways DLC is extremely cheap compared to what other developers offer, coming in at $10 or the equivalent depending on your region. It's worth noting that a Mercenaries free update will also launch alongside Separate Ways, adding both Ada Wong and Albert Wesker to this mode.
Resident Evil 4 Remake Separate Ways DLC platforms
The Resident Evil 4 Remake Separate Ways DLC won't skip any consoles, releasing on PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, PC, and Xbox Series X|S. Sadly, despite the game releasing on Sony's last-gen hardware, the game is surprisingly absent from the Xbox One.
RE4 Remake Separate Ways DLC gameplay and story
One of the most intriguing aspects of the DLC is Ada's unexpected alliance with Luis Serra, a co-conspirator who brings his own dark past and hidden agendas to the table. Furthermore, Ada's path will cross once more with the iconic Leon S. Kennedy, raising questions about her motivations and her place in the shadow of Leon's quest to rescue the president's kidnapped daughter.
The Separate Ways DLC is not just about storytelling; it introduces exciting gameplay innovations. Ada Wong will wield a grappling gun like she did in the Resident Evil 2 remake, adding a new layer of mobility to her arsenal. This versatile tool allows players to traverse the environment swiftly, take down enemies from a distance, and execute ranged melee attacks.
And that's it! For more content, check out our guide to take down Saddler in the base version of Resident Evil 4 Remake.