Resident Evil 7: Biohazard (stylized as RESIDENT EVII. biohazard), known in Japan as BIOHAZARD 7 Resident Evil (stylized as BIOHA7ARD resident evil) (バイオハザード7 レジデント イービル Baiohazādo Sebun Rejidento Ībiru?), is an upcoming first-person survival horror game produced by Capcom Co., Ltd. It was officially announced during the E3 games convention. It is slated for release overseas on January 24, 2017, launching in Japan two days later on the 26th. A number of demos for the game have been released as part of its advertisement, starting with "KITCHEN" at E3 2014. KITCHEN cameod in a second demo, Resident Evil 7 Teaser Demo: Beginning Hour was released 13 June 2016 for the PlayStation Network to users with PlayStation Plus memberships. A third, "LANTERN" was available at TGS 2016, but so far is not available anywhere else.
Players assume the role of Ethan Winters, a young man who receives a phone call from a woman claiming to be Ethan's wife Mia. Mia supposedly died sometime in 2014, starting Ethan on a journey that would lead him to Dulvey, Louisiana and encountering the Baker clan and the monstrosities dwelling in their plantation.