Jun Takeuchi (Jun Takeuchi), producer Resident Evil 5, In one of his interviews, he expressed his concern for the future of the Japanese gaming market. Western Izrodeli, according to him, see the latter in the world the latter in the world large, still unaccounted space. According to forecasts Takeuchi The influence of Western developers this year will be so great that it will affect the negative way on Japanese studios, the games of which will become less popular. On the other hand, this influence can be an impetus for Japanese developers in the direction of improving their own projects based in the most part on Japanese cultural traditions.
According to the last rumors PC version Resident Evil 5 It will appear in July, the console release is scheduled for the beginning of March 2009.