Resident Evil 2 Gets An Absurdly-Priced Typewriter Edition In Japan

As somebody who lately bought a brand new mechanical keyboard, I am fairly into typing issues proper now. Keyboard are cool! However paying almost $1,000 for one as a part of a collector’s version is… a bit a lot.

But when worth or area isn’t any restrict, Capcom’s bought a Japan-exclusive supply for you. As a part of the slew of collector’s editions for the upcoming Resident Evil 2 remake, Capcom has partnered with high-end keyboard maker Qwerkytoys to launch a bluetooth-enabled mechanical keyboard that resembles a typewriter like those you employ to save lots of in Resident Evil video games of outdated. The keyboard contains Umbrella Corp. and Lexington branding. And depending on which edition you get, you can too improve the immersion with inkwells which retailer police tape, which you should utilize to seal off your home or condominium to nobody will get close to your new costly keyboard.

How costly is it? Properly, the most cost effective version you will get which incorporates the keyboard (and nothing else) is 75,000 yen, which is roughly 700 (not together with transport). However if you would like every little thing, which incorporates every little thing within the previously-announced other collector’s edition, the keyboard, and 4 of these police tape rolls, it will run you 99,800 yen, which interprets to $900. 

If that is too wealthy on your blood, you may already snag an incredible deal on the keyboard itself. All you must do is forego the game-related branding and purchase it plain straight from Qwerkytoys, which has had a typical model of this identical keyboard accessible for $250. The place does the additional $450 it prices to have it RE-branded go, precisely? Nobody is aware of! Consider it as a donation the Raccoon Metropolis police division, perhaps?


Supply: Gameinformer