Resident Evil 2 Remake Collector’s Edition GameStop Exclusive Announced at SDCC

If you’re as pumped as I am about the upcoming Resident Evil 2 remake, then you’ve likely been keeping your fingers crossed for a collector’s edition. Well, cancel your standard and deluxe edition pre-orders because your prayers have been answered. Today at SDCC, the Resident Evil 2 Remake Collector’s Edition was announced, and it is impressive.

Of course, I love Resident Evil 2, so I’m pretty easily amazed. For some, the price tag is going to seem a bit high for what you get. The collector’s edition is a GameStop exclusive and will retail for $199.99. It will come with the following DLC which can also be found in the deluxe edition:

  • Original Version Soundtrack Swap
  • Leon Costumes:
    • Arklay Sherrif
    • Noir
  • Claire Costumes:
    • Military
    • Noir
    • Elza Walker
  • Samurai Edge – Albert Model Deluxe Weapon

Resident Evil 2 Collector’s Edition: What Do I Get?

Resident Evil 2 Remake Collector's Edition

The Resident Evil 2 Remake Collector’s Edition will also include two deluxe weapons that are included with all versions as a pre-order bonus:

  • Samurai Edge – Chris Model Deluxe Weapon
  • Samurai Edge – Jill Model Deluxe Weapon

The collector’s edition exclusive items are pretty sweet for fans of the series:

  • Resident Evil 2 Deluxe Edition
  • Deluxe Edition DLC Voucher
  • Digital Soundtrack
  • R.P.D. Renovation Blueprints: A poster illustrating how the R.P.D. was renovated from a museum to a police department in 1969.
  • 12″ Leon S. Kennedy (R.P.D. Version) Figure
  • Collector’s Artbook: Framed as a set of 32 pages of notes from journalist Ben Bertolucci documenting the Raccoon City incident.
  • R.P.D. Item Box Packaging

I’m so ready for this game I can barely see straight. You can pre-order the Resident Evil 2 Remake Collector’s Edition for Xbox One or PS4 exclusively at GameStop right now, and play the game itself when it releases on January 25, 2019.

If you haven’t had a chance to play the original 1998 version of the game. We played it on our Twitch channel recently, and you can share in the laughs and tears that happened in our Twitch playlist below.