Confirmed today by Capcom, Resident Evil 2 will be getting a facelift in the same style as its predecessor did earlier this year. In a statement, a Capcom representative said "We're pleased to confirm that Resident Evil 2 has been approved for development."
Yoshiaki Hirabayashi, the producer of the Resident Evil HD Remaster, will be working on this title as well but neither the formats nor the release dates have been announced just yet. As for other details, the previously mentioned representative said, "As the title is only just starting its development cycle we unfortunately don't have any additional information or assets to share at this time."
"However, for now we want our fans to know that we appreciate all the feedback and support we've received on this title. We're looking forward to delivering this highly anticipated Resident Evil experience that fans have been waiting for."