Resident Evil 4 Edition Differences & Pre-order Bonuses
Save the president's daughter… in style!
Resident Evil 4 pre-orders are now up, meaning you can now find out which items you can get for your purchase of the game, including both the Deluxe Edition and the two different pre-order bonuses depending on which edition of the game you get! Right about now, you might be wondering, "Which edition should I buy?" — well, we're here to help! Here's everything included in the Resident Evil 4 pre-order bonuses and different editions!
Standard Pre-order Bonus
Resident Evil 4 offers a unique system regarding its pre-order bonus. You'll get different bonuses depending on which edition of the game you purchased; for the Standard Edition, you'll get two cosmetic items to customise Attaché Case!
With the Standard Edition's pre-order bonus, you'll get access to the gorgeous "Gold" skin for the Attaché Case, featuring a golden case with a burgundy interior! Additionally, you'll have access to the "Handgun Ammo" charm to attach to your weapons so you can customise it and make it yours!
By pre-ordering the Standard Edition, you'll get the following items:
- 'Gold' skin for the Attaché Case
- 'Handgun Ammo' charm cosmetic for the weapons
Deluxe Edition Pre-order Bonus
As mentioned, pre-order bonuses differ depending on which edition you get, which means there’s an extra incentive to purchase the Deluxe Editon! You'll get access to the "Gold" skin for the Attaché Case as well as the "Handgun Ammo" charm.
In addition to the Standard edition items, you'll also get another new skin for your Attaché Case: Classic. Although it doesn't look like the one from the classic version of Resident Evil 4, this "Classic" skin for your Attaché Case has a nice rustic look to it!
Finally, the final pre-order bonus you'll get for purchasing the Deluxe Edition of Resident Evil 4 is the "Green Herb" charm! Although we can't guarantee the healing effects of the item, we can certainly assure you it'll make your Attaché Case look a lot more "you"!
By pre-ordering the Deluxe Edition, you'll get the following items:
- 'Gold' skin for the Attaché Case
- 'Classic' skin for the Attaché Case
- 'Handgun Ammo' charm the Attaché Case
- 'Green Herb' charm the Attaché Case
Resident Evil 4 Deluxe Edition
Now onwards with the Deluxe Edition goodies! Whether you pre-emptively purchase the game or not, these trusty Deluxe Edition items will always be available! The Deluxe Edition for Resident Evil 4 features a lot of costumes, cosmetics, weapons, and even a fun Deluxe Edition-exclusive feature.
First off, the costumes: while you'll be accompanying Leon throughout his journey as he ventures into a secluded European village, you'll be able to dress him up with several cosmetics! You can get both the "Casual" and "Romantic" costumes for both Leon and Ashley, the "Hero" and "Villain" costumes for Leon, both of which also feature a filter, and the "Sunglasses (Sporty)" accessory — remember not to wear them indoors!
With both the Hero and Villain filters, you'll be able to change the way the game looks by adding different tints to the world! A perfect way to renew your experience.
Meanwhile, gameplay-wise, you'll get two Deluxe weapons to take into your adventures against the threats that await you: "Sentinel Nine" and "Skull Shaker" will accompany you throughout your journey as you slay your foes!
You'll also get access to the Treasure Map: Expansion! This additional DLC features more maps sprawled throughout the world in your playthrough. Although some of these are attainable without the expansion, others will be exclusive to it.
Lastly, you'll get access to a soundtrack swap. Whether you want to listen to the remastered version of the music or the originals from the classic game composed by Misao Senbongi and Shusaku Uchiyama, you'll have access to do so! Enjoy nostalgic tunes or experience the new generation's themes.
By purchasing the Deluxe Edition of Resident Evil 4, you'll get the following items:
- "Casual" Costume for Leon & Ashley
- "Romantic" Costume for Leon & Ashley
- "Hero" Costume & Filter for Leon
- "Villain" Costume & Filter for Leon
- "Sunglasses (Sporty)" Accessory for Leon
- "Sentinel Nine" Deluxe Weapon
- "Skull Shaker" Deluxe Weapon
- Access to "Original Ver." Soundtrack Swap
- Treasure Map: Expansion
Now you know everything there is to know about the edition differences and the pre-order bonus! It's time to jump onto the hype train and re-experience the newest remake for the Resident Evil franchise, as we'll be able to jump into Resident Evil 4 when it releases on the 24th of March, 2023!