As anticipated, PC gamers have discovered how you can unlock Resident Evil Village’s demo time restrict.
The Resident Evil Village demo lastly got here to PC over the weekend. Out there on Steam, the demo consists of two sections, one set within the eponymous village, and one other within the citadel.
Similar to on different platforms, the Resident Evil Village demo can solely be performed for an hour in complete. It’s always-online, too, so you possibly can’t simply bypass this limitation – “simply” being the operative phrase right here. That’s as a result of, to nobody’s shock, somebody discovered how you can reset the timer.
On the Steam boards, person Leaves has detailed a step-by-step course of that can reset your timer every time. It primarily entails fooling Steam into pondering you haven’t performed the sport, which mainly forces it create a brand new save and begin you at the start.
The draw back is that you simply’ll have to do that course of each time you wish to play after the one-hour restrict runs out. As a result of the method entails deleting your saves, you’ll additionally have to re-adjust the sport’s varied settings. That stated, you may again up ‘data00-1.bin’ (discovered on the listing under) and paste it into the identical folder each time you observe the steps to keep up your chosen settings.
- Disable Steam Cloud for the Resident Evil Village demo.
- Obtain Steam SAM (Steam Achievement Supervisor).
- Delete Native Savefiles (Positioned at: Steamuserdata
- Begin Steam SAM and choose the Resident Evil Village demo.
- Take away Achievements and Stats, affirm.
Capcom not too long ago heard participant suggestions and determined to increase the demo till Might 9. Be aware that this solely means you might have extra time to play it, however you’re nonetheless restricted to one-hour per save.
It’s additionally price noting that whilst you can reset the timer, demo content material could be very restricted, and also you received’t have the ability to entry any content material that isn’t already included within the demo.