“Resident Evil” has been one of the biggest video game franchises over the past 25 years and it’s only going from strength to strength. It all started in 1996 when the original survival horror video game “Resident Evil” was developed and published by Capcom. In the original game, protagonists Chris Redfield and Jill Valentine are members of an elite task force that must escape from a zombie-infested mansion. “Resident Evil” achieved worldwide success and became the best-selling PlayStation game of all time.
In the years to come, the game was introduced to other game systems, and then in 1998 “Resident Evil 2” was released. And over the next decade, we’ll continue to see new releases in this game franchise every few years, with the most recent release being 2021’s “Resident Evil Village.” Evil 7 Biohazard” from 2017 and the 10th original game released by the franchise. “Resident Evil” has also remade a number of their original games over the years and a remake of “Resident Evil 4” (which debuted in 2005) is slated for release in March 2023.
Along with a host of popular games, “Resident Evil” has also inspired a number of adaptations. Many are familiar with the live-action film series of the same name, which is loosely inspired by the games and stars Milla Jovovich as the films’ protagonist, Alice. There have been six films in this series, as well as a 2021 reboot titled “Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City.” There is also currently a “Resident Evil” TV series set to hit Netflix on July 14, 2022.
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