Capcom officially confirmed yesterday that Resident Evil 6 is indeed coming. Capcom also confirmed that players will play as both Leon Kennedy and Chris Redfield.
Capcom released these details on their site:
"It has been ten years since the Raccoon City incident and the President of the United States has decided to reveal the truth behind what took place in the belief that it will curb the current resurgence in bioterrorist activity. Due to be by the President's side is his personal friend and Raccoon City survivor, Leon S. Kennedy, but when the venue suffers a bioterrorist attack, Leon is forced to face a President transformed beyond recognition and make his hardest ever decision. At the same time, Bioterrorism Security Assessment Alliance member Chris Redfield arrives in China, itself under threat of a bioterrorist attack. With no country safe from these attacks and the ensuing outbreaks, the entire world's population is united by a common fear that there is no hope left."
Resident Evil 6 is scheduled to arrive on consoles on November 20, 2012 for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.
Also, be sure to see the reveal trailer.