Resident Evil 4 censorship - Censored Gaming

Resident Evil 4 is a survival horror video game that was developed by Capcom Production Studio 4 and published by Capcom. The video game was released on January 11, 2005. Due to the CERO rating board in Japan, the game had to be censored in order to be released in the country. The VR release of the game was censored worldwide, although it includes the Mercenaries minigame and decapitations.


German censorship[]

Japanese censorship[]

  • In the uncensored version certain weapons could make enemy heads explode. In the Japanese release this is not possible.
  • Violence was toned down.
  • Decapitations are no longer possible.

Resident Evil 4 VR censorship (Quest 2 vs original comparison)

International censorship[]

(VR release)

  • All flirtatious and "offensive" dialogue directed towards women was removed.

Where to find it uncensored[]

Every other region has the original game uncensored.

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