As detailed in the announcement, the new Masterminds revealed were Alex Wesker, not to be mistaken with Albert Wesker, and Mr. Ozwell E. Spencer.
Alex Wesker’s responsibilities include acquiring subjects, carrying out experiments, and reporting findings to sponsor Mr. Ozwell E. Spencer. Her acute foresight contributes to the frequent and effective usage of trap-type devices to stimulate virus mutation. User and developer of “Yateveo,” a plant-based bioweapon reminiscent of Ivy and Plant 42.
As for Spencer, he is soe of the founders of Umbrella and its current chairman who refuses to face his own mortality. Deeply intrigued by Alex’s reports of a virus mutation that granted superhuman abilities without altering the subject’s physiology, he has decided to take part in the experiments himself. He uses inscrutable Umbrella technology to turn the battle in his favour.
Also revealed were 2 new levels, namely the Casino and the Abandoned Park.
The Abandoned Park is a horror-themed attraction located on the outskirts of Raccoon City. Abandoned after the virus outbreak, monsters both real and imagined now patiently await visitors.
The Casino serves as an entertainment facility for thrill seekers. Now devoid of life, its still-operating slot machines and chips strewn across the floor tells the eerie tale of how it was hastily deserted.
Project Resistance launches alongside Resident Evil 3 on April 3, 2020.