How many chapters in Resident Evil 4 remake? Main story length & completion time

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Capcom’s Resident Evil 4 Remake is a complete makeover for the series’ legendary fourth mainline entry, but will the new changes change how long it takes to beat the horror game?

Following the success of other remakes in the franchise, it was a surprise to no one that a Resident Evil 4 Remake was commissioned. The game is regarded by many as the best in the series and perfectly blended horror and action in a seamless third-person adventure.

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This is why 2023 will see the return of the game via a brand-new retelling of the original. Resident Evil 4 Remake will still retain a majority of the elements that made it so popular, but new features have been added, and players are wondering if this has influenced the game’s runtime.

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How many chapters are there in the Resident Evil 4 remake?

The game works differently from the original, abandoning the 12 chapters that were split into multiple parts. The remake has 16 full chapters, some are short while others are considerably longer.

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How long is Resident Evil 4 Remake?

The Resident Evil 4 remake takes roughly 16-18 hours to complete the main game. That’s while engaging with the side missions and fully exploring the game world.

The first run will always take longer, as in New Game Plus and beyond the player will have upgraded weapons and health.

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