Resident Evil 4's embargo has just expired, indicating a truly remarkable remake, as Capcom has accustomed us to this for some time.
The starting point in this case was fantastic, but the fact remains that the Japanese developers have managed to maintain and enhance it, as is rare in similar operations, while also avoiding some of the mistakes made with the remake of Resident Evil 3.
Let's see the list of international magazines that have awarded the highest marks:
As you can see, there are many full scores, with the lowest grade likely to fall below 8. Many 9s and 9.5s, demonstrating the undisputed quality of the game. If we want to define it that way, the most underlined problem is the excessive adherent to the original, which however in most reviews is seen as an advantage.