Resident Evil

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New members of Alpha Team arrive in Raccoon City late in day. Earlier, strange reports come in from locals about missing people and unusual sightings of dog-like monsters. The mangled remains of a woman hiker are fished out of the river. The police report notes that something powerful had gotten a hold of her, judging by the depth of teeth marks. Most likely a grizzly or wolf attack.

Public demands police action. Police actions:

  1. Entrance to mountain road barricaded
  2. S.T.A.R.S. contacted
  3. S.T.A.R.S. informed that hiker was part of tourist group that had gone into the mountains a few days earlier
  4. S.T.A.R.S. Bravo Team joins mountainside search for more hikers


Bravo Team helicopter discovers a mansion. Engine fails. Helicopter goes down. Contact lost with Bravo Team over mountains.
Alpha Team mission objectives:

  1. Investigate Raccoon Forest area
  2. Locate Bravo Team helicopter
  3. Locate and rescue Bravo Team members
  4. Bring situation under control


TitlePlatformRegionRelease date
BiohazardSony PlayStationJapan22 March 1996
Resident EvilSony PlayStationNorth America30 March 1996
Resident EvilSony PlayStationEurope1 August 1996
BiohazardPCJapan6 December 1996
BiohazardSega SaturnJapan25 July 1997
Resident EvilSega SaturnNorth America31 August 1997
Resident EvilPCEurope17 September 1997
Biohazard Director's CutSony PlayStationJapan25 September 1997
Resident EvilPCNorth America30 September 1997
Resident Evil Director's CutSony PlayStationNorth America30 September 1997
Resident EvilSega SaturnEurope1 October 1997
Resident Evil Director's CutSony PlayStationEurope10 December 1997
Biohazard DC Dual Shock Ver.Sony PlayStationJapan6 August 1998
Resident Evil DC Dual Shock Ver.Sony PlayStationNorth America14 September 1998
BiohazardSony PlayStationJapan22 March 1999
Biohazard: Deadly SilenceNintendo DSJapan19 January 2006
Resident Evil: Deadly SilenceNintendo DSNorth America14 February 2006
Resident Evil: Deadly SilenceNintendo DSEurope30 March 2006