Physical Resident Evil 3 copies may be delayed in Europe over COVID-19

Physical copies of Resident Evil 3 — including game discs and Collector’s Editions — may be delayed in Europe due to complications releated to the COVID-19 coronavirus.

“As we all know, the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is having a widespread impact as respective governments in Europe have instituted various restrictions to prevent any additional spread,” an update from Capcom reads.

“Although the global release date for Resident Evil 3 remains April 3, 2020, some European markets may experience delayed deliveries or availability of physical goods, including disc copies of games.”

You can read the full statement here. If you’re concerned, maybe it’s best to switch to a digital version of the title?

Resident Evil 3 heads to Windows PC, Xbox One and PS4 on 3 April.

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