4 Geeks Like You & Fathom Events are teaming up to give fans of the Resident Evil series a chance to attend the Resident Evil: Vendetta Screening event! Resident Evil: Vendetta will hit theaters in North America for one night on June 19th at 7pm & 10pm.
The film features the characters Chris Redfield, Leon S. Kennedy and Rebecca Chambers. It will be the third CG movie, after Resident Evil: Degeneration in 2008, followed by Resident Evil: Damnation in 2012, and this film will mark the third with Leon as a main character. The film is produced by Marza Animation Planet, written by Makoto Fukami (Psycho-Pass) and directed by Takanori Tsujimoto (The Next Generation: Patlabor, Ultraman X). Takashi Shimizu will serve as executive producer. The film was released in Japan on May 27, 2017.
The story is set in between the events of Resident Evil 6 and Resident Evil 7: Biohazard. BSAA Chris Redfield enlists the help of American government agent Leon S. Kennedy and Professor Rebecca Chambers to try to stop Glenn Arias, a death merchant who is on a mission of vengeance, from spreading a new deadly virus in New York City.