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Posted on June 15, 2014 at 6:30 AM Comments comments (3)

Crimson Head Elder has been privileged to interview erudite, talented actress Riva Di Paola, in which she gifts our residents a uniquely personal connection with her accomplished portrayal of Rebecca Chambers. A fascinating professional insight into the production of Resident Evil Zero is made the more considerably engaing by Riva's generous & genuinely enthusiastic approach to this exclusive feature, which residents can enjoy here ~

Riva Di Paola's official website for all professional enquiries ~


With additional, considerble generosity, Riva was sincerely delighted to lend her first class talent as a voice actress, to an exclusive, in character reading, of the Diary of Rebecca Chambers. This canon entry into the series was published in Resident Evil Zero Official Strategy Guide, and is wonderfuly recorded by Riva, as an exclusive gifted feature, for all Crimson Head Elder residents here ~

Residents of Crimson Head Elder who wish to convey their thanks & gratitude to Riva, for such kind attention to both our extensive interview, and her masterful audio recording of Rebecca's Diary, may do so by posting a comment above, or by visiting our community forum thread THE voice of Rebecca Chambers

A designed presentation by George Trevor of Rebecca's Diary can be read here ~


Posted on June 5, 2014 at 11:25 AM Comments comments (5)


Capcom Announces Dead Rising 3 for PC, Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy for Nintendo 3DS, Monster Hunter Freedom Unite on the App Store, and New Details for Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate

E3 to Serve as Capcom Pro Tour Ranking Event

London, UK. -- June 5, 2014 -- Capcom, a leading worldwide developer and publisher of video games, today announced new titles for its upcoming line-up and confirmed its roster of playable titles to be shown at the 2014 E3 Expo(R) in Los Angeles. Newly announced titles include Dead Rising(TM) 3 for PC, Phoenix Wright(TM): Ace Attorney(TM) Trilogy for Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS(TM). And Monster Hunter Freedom Unite(TM) on the App Store. These along with Ultra Street Fighter(TM) IV for PlayStation(R)3 computer entertainment system, Xbox 360 games and entertainment system from Microsoft and PC and the debut of Monster Hunter(TM) 4 Ultimate for Nintendo 3DS will be playable at Capcom's booth at the LA Convention Center next week. E3 will also serve as a ranking event in the Capcom Pro Tour, the previously announced Street Fighter(R) focused fighting game league. All the newly released assets for E3 can be downloaded from the Capcom Europe Press site at

Capcom's full roster of titles on display at its booth #2001 in the South Hall of the LA Convention Center includes:

Dead Rising 3 (PC):

The critically acclaimed Dead Rising 3, an exclusive launch title for Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system from Microsoft, will be available for PC digital download on Steam globally and a retail version for Windows PC in Europe in summer 2014. PC gamers will be able to experience the hordes of horror at high PC resolutions with fully optimized visuals for the wide screen, upgraded textures on characters, backgrounds and in-game objects. Dead Rising 3 for PC will include Steam platform support with Steam Achievements, Steam Cloud, Steam Trading Cards, global leaderboards and full game controller support. Also compatible with the keyboard and mouse, players will be able to toggle back and forth between the two in real time.

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy (Nintendo 3DS):

Defend the innocent and save the day! Courtroom hero Phoenix Wright lays down the law this winter in the digital release of Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy. Experience the original trilogy like never before in clear, high-resolution re-drawn graphics and immersive 3D visuals optimized for the Nintendo 3DS system. Join rookie lawyer Phoenix Wright through the early years of his career in his quest to find the truth behind all of the classic cases! Prepare for intense courtroom showdowns by investigating crime scenes, collecting evidence, and questioning witnesses. Use evidence and the testimonies of witnesses to your advantage as you battle for the innocence of your client. Nothing less of a full acquittal will do in this court of law. Find the contradictions in witnesses' testimonies to expose the truth!

Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate (Nintendo 3DS):

Launching on Nintendo 3DS in the west in early 2015, Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate will be the newest instalment in the popular Monster Hunter(TM) series. Players will take on the role of a hunter on a grand adventure with a traveling caravan visiting several new locales with hundreds of quests to be cleared on the way. For the first time ever for the Monster Hunter series on a handheld system, players will be able to join up with friends over the internet via the Nintendo Network(TM), as well as the previously available local wireless option. The game will introduce an expanded action set including more vertical and lateral movement, fluid climbing motions, and ability to ride atop monsters. Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate also debuts two weapon classes, features new and returning monsters, and spans more locales for the most robust hunting experience than ever before.

Monster Hunter Freedom Unite (iPhone(R), iPod touch(R), iPad(R), iPad mini(TM), and iPad Air(TM)):

One of the most popular PSP(R) (PlayStation(R)Portable) system titles arrives on the App Store. Monster Hunter Freedom Unite(TM) was based on Japan's Monster Hunter Portable(TM) 2nd G and originally released in 2009 in the west. The PSP(R) (PlayStation(R)Portable) system title was a global success with sales of more than four million units worldwide, contributing to the series' total of more than 28 million units to date. From devising the strategy to executing the attack, players will need to work together in order to hunt down ferocious beasts and progress through the wide range of quests on offer. Players will be rewarded for their use of deep fighting combat systems, encouraging them to seek out the more experienced hunters and team up in order to learn from their expertise. Several features have been added for the new version including: higher HD resolution graphics, touch screen optimized controls, target camera options, support for MFi controllers and seamless co-op multiplayer quests via Wi-Fi connection for up to four hunters.              

Ultra Street Fighter IV (PlayStation(R)3, Xbox 360 and PC):

In Ultra Street Fighter IV, Poison, Hugo, Elena, Rolento and Decapre join the fight, complete with new animations and their own unique play styles, bringing the final roster count to a massive 44 characters. Six new battle environments (including Pitstop 109, Cosmic Elevator, Half Pipe and more) provide a thrilling and colourful backdrop to the action. Direct fan feedback was gathered on all of the original 39 characters from Super Street Fighter(R) IV: Arcade Edition and its core system mechanics in order to achieve the most balanced Street Fighter ever. In addition to the action-packed new content and the finely-tuned rebalanced gameplay, the new version features a host of new features and modes that are sure to test even the most well-travelled world warrior.
Capcom Pro Tour

The Capcom Pro Tour (CPT) is the premier league destination for competitive fighting games. Featuring the latest flagship title of the legendary Street Fighter series, the CPT brings together players and spectators from all over the world to share their love of gaming. With over a dozen official events, and even more independently run tournaments involved, the CPT showcases the very best that competitive gaming has to offer. Players from across the globe will battle through a yearlong tournament circuit in order to claim one of the 16 qualification spots for the year end Capcom Cup. There are three main types of events: Premier Tournaments, Ranking Tournaments, and Online Tournaments. Premier events, where players can directly qualify, combined with a point ranking system to decide the other remaining spots, will ensure only the best of the best make it to the end.


Posted on May 30, 2014 at 1:55 PM Comments comments (5)

A Biohazard world exclusive at Crimson Head Elder !

Following the popularity of our interview with THE voice of Barry Burton, Ed Smaron, and the considerable enthusiasm expressed by residents in our community Forum, the CHE team brings more Barry Burton goodness ~

Exclusively available to Crimson Head Elder residents only, are these Biohazard Gaiden Sprite and Battle animations, never before publicly released, and including a beta version of Barry Burton (alternate costume), generoulsy donated by the developer himself, Hiroki Katoh-san. These private developer files have been procurred for Crimson Head Elder by resident Joel Welsh, and residents wishing to express their gratitude for such an exclusive donation, can message him at his CHE profile.

To view these exclusive developer sprite & battle animations residents can visit our Resident Evil Media section ~


Posted on May 29, 2014 at 1:45 PM Comments comments (6)

Crimson Head Elder is proud & privaleged to present to its residents an exclusive interview with Barry Burton voice actor, from the outstanding remake of Resident Evil, Ed Smaron. In interview with George Trevor, Ed is generously engaging, as he talks candidly & warmly about his 2002 masterful portrayal of Resident Evil's most emotinally torn protagonists.

The full interview can be enjoyed in our RESIDENT EVIL AUDIO section ~

In addition to his wonderful voice acting, Ed Smaron is a musician of considerable talent, and residents wishing to experiance Ed's exhilirating music can visit the following links ~

Ed Smaron Homepage

Ed Smaron Facebook

Ed Smaron YouTube

Ed Smaron actor's reel


Posted on May 22, 2014 at 12:45 PM Comments comments (4)

The Crimson Head Elder Interview Battle Game pitches Albert Wesker against the man he mercilessly blackmailed, Barry Burton, in a vote to see whose voice our residents would most like to hear resonating through the hallways & corridors of Crimson Head Elder.

So which voice actor would YOU like to see interviewed exclusively at Crimson Head Elder ? Both Albert Wesker & Barry Burton have been iconicly voiced, with considerable strength of character, enveloping them with a presence so illuminated & dynamic, with genuine sensibility, that their impact on the entire series narrative still resonates today.

All our residents are invited to vote for their choice of Barry Burton or Albert Wesker voice actor, for our exclusive interview, by commenting below, or at our Facebook page, or in the Forum topic (link below), or by emailing any of the CHE staff...

AND speaking of CHE staff, we are proud to announce two new residents to our staff team, as the popularity of both our site media & our community Forum continues to grow. Albert Wesker 187 and USS Command have been loyal supporters of CHE since our first year of construction in 2011, and their relationship with & passions for Resident Evil can be read in our Staff bio page ~

Residents may also wish to visit our RESIDENT EVIL MEDIA section as it is bursting with new high resolution PSD & BITMAP files of official Capcom Resident Evil & Biohazard press media, including ~





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