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(1996 Video Game)


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Followed by 

Resident Evil 2 (1998) (Video Game)
Resident Evil 3: Nemesis (1999) (Video Game)
Resident Evil Code: Veronica X (2000) (Video Game)
Resident Evil (2002) (Video Game)
Resident Evil Ø (2002) (Video Game)
Resident Evil 4 (2005) (Video Game)
Biohazard 5 (2009) (Video Game)
Baiohazâdo 6 (2012) (Video Game)
Resident Evil: Biohazard (2017) (Video Game)

Remade as 

Resident Evil (2002) (Video Game)
This game was remade for the Nintendo GameCube in 2002.
Resident Evil: Deadly Silence (2006) (Video Game)
This is a Nintendo DS port of the original Playstation Biohazard


Dino Crisis (1999) (Video Game)
Resident Evil: Survivor (2000) (Video Game)
The Survivor series is a spin off from the Resident Evil (Biohazard) series.
Gun Survivor 2: Biohazard - Code Veronica (2001) (Video Game)
The Survivor series is a spin off from the Resident Evil (Biohazard) series.
Biohazard Gaiden (2001) (Video Game)
Side story from original game.
Resident Evil (2002)
Resident Evil: Dead Aim (2003) (Video Game)
Dead Aim is a follow-up in the Survivor spin-offs.


Night of the Living Dead (1968)
The American film Night of the Living Dead (1968) was credited as inspiration for this, the first game in the series.
Sûîto Homu (1989)
Game takes place in a mansion inspired by Sweet Home

Referenced in 

Tomb Raider II Starring Lara Croft (1997) (Video Game)
Giant black spider in the "Temple Of Xion" is like the giant black tiger spider in Resident Evil's underground cave.
Mega Man Legends (1997) (Video Game)
Half-Life (1998) (Video Game)
Part of the plot is based on the game.
Silent Hill (1999) (Video Game)
Dino Crisis (1999) (Video Game)
Troldspejlet: Episode #22.12 (1999) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann mentions the video game in his review of Dino Crisis (1999) (VG)
Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age of Heroes (2000) (Video Game)
Jill Valentine appears as a playable character.
Fear Effect (2000) (Video Game)
Mega Man X5 (2000) (Video Game)
Luigi's Mansion (2001) (Video Game)
The entire game is set in a mansion that resembles the mansion from the first game in the series, with cinematics of doors opening while traveling between rooms, and the same odd, third-person camera angles
Resident Evil (2002)
Dog Soldiers (2002)
Diminutos del calvario (2002) (Short)
Viewtiful Joe (2003) (Video Game)
A statue from the game can be seen in the "Hulk Davidson" stage.
Timesplitters: Future Perfect (2005) (Video Game)
The mansion level paralells the original Resident Evil (Biohazard)
Dead Rising (2006) (Video Game)
there is a resteraunt in the food court called Jill's Sandwiches this is a reference to the line "you almost became a Jill sandwich!" made by Barry Burton to Jill Valentine. There is also a resteraunt across from Jill's sandwiches called Chris' meats, named after Chris Redfield.
Screenwipe: Episode #3.2 (2007) (TV Episode)
Talked about.
Starz presents Zombie Mania (2008) (TV Movie)
It's mentioned that the Resident Evil movies derive from a series of video games that started with this one, also known as Resident Evil.
Sam & Max Season Two (2008) (Video Game)
Numerous referenced throughout "Night of the raving dead"
Spaceballs: The Animated Series: Grand Theft Starship (2008) (TV Episode)
Raccoon City mentioned.
Troldspejlet: Episode #41.11 (2009) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann mentions the video game in his review of Biohazard 5 (2009) (VG)
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Surrogates/Pandorum/Fame (2009) (TV Episode)
Hari Leigh says "Pandorum" is like watching her friends play this game
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.162 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $1,000 clue in the category "Zombieland"
Aaron Stone: Resident Weevil (2010) (TV Episode)
Title reference/pun for U.S. title "Resident Evil".
Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds (2011) (Video Game)
Albert Wesker, Chris Redfield and Jill Valentine
The Spoony Experiment: Spoony Snob: Revenge in the House of Usher (2011) (TV Episode)
"Worst voice over since Barry Burton from Resident Evil"
How It Should Have Ended: Behind the Scenes: Resident Evil HISHE (2011) (TV Episode)
Daniel Baxter discusses their parody of the game.
Fang (2011)
References Barry Burton's infamous "Master of Unlocking" line.
Z-Lister (2012) (Short)
Mel's friend is wearing a t-shirt that says "Hope this isn't Chris' Blood!"
Holliston: The Hooker: Part 2 (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Phelous & the Movies: Resident Phelous: Damnation (2012) (TV Episode)
the game series cartridges can be seen in Phelous' room
Purojekuto kurosuzôn (2012) (Video Game)
Features playable characters from the game, there is also a reference to the "Jill Sandwich" scene where, after defeating Nemesis, Chris will tell Jill that she was almost a sandwich before Jill promptly interrupts him
Outside Xbox: How to Survive a Zombie Apocalypse (According to Videogames) (2013) (TV Episode)
Examines how aspects of the game can help you survive the zombie apocalypse.
James & Mike Mondays: Snake Rattle n' Roll (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as one of the early 3D landscape games.
The Awesomes: No Mo' Sumo (2013) (TV Episode)
Corporation named Umbrella
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Land of the Dead (2013) (TV Episode)
"It looks like a Resident Evil video game."
Face Off: Top 20 Countdown: Judges' Favorites (2013) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned
The Vampire Diaries: Resident Evil (2014) (TV Episode)
Title is a reference.
I Survived a Zombie Holocaust (2014)
Opening foggy forest scene and zombie turning it's head to look at someone are done exactly like the opening and first zombie cutscenes from the game.
Outside Xbox: The 5 Scariest Things in the Evil Within (So Far) (2014) (TV Episode)
The video game is mentioned when comparing Beacon Mental Hospital to Spencer Mansion.
Outside Xbox: 7 Impractical Locks That Must Have Seemed Like a Good Idea (2014) (TV Episode)
The video game is mentioned.
Outside Xbox: 5 Questions the Evil Within Leaves Unanswered (2014) (TV Episode)
The video game is mentioned.
Baiohazâdo reberêshonzu 2 (2015) (Video Game)
In the earlier game, Barry Burton refers to Jill Valentine as "the master of unlocking" and once exclaimed she was almost a "Jill sandwich". In the later game release, Claire Redfield once said she "was almost a Claire sandwich" and Barry Burton retorts "who's the 'master of unlocking' now, huh?"
One Hit Wonderland: Blue (Da Ba Dee) (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Professor Juice: 3K Q & A (2015) (TV Episode)
One of Rosie's friends is dressed in an Umbrella quarantine jumpsuit. Also the "Jill Sandwich" reference.
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 TV Show Intros (2015) (TV Episode)
"It feels like you survived one of those Tank Girl, Earthworm Jim, Resident Evil Apocalypses...with a bunny."
The Angry Video Game Nerd: The Crow (2015) (TV Episode)
Nerd mentions the game's shitty controls
Project X Zone 2 (2015) (Video Game)
Chris and Jill appear in this game
Bear with Me: Episode One (2016) (Video Game)
Amber - "What is this Resident Evil? We have auto-save, you dingus".
Black Mirror: Playtest (2016) (TV Episode)
The horror game is inspired by Resident Evil.

Featured in 

Gamesmaster: Episode #5.16 (1996) (TV Episode)
News - Preview of PS1 Version
GamePro TV: Episode #2.1 (1996) (TV Episode)
GamePro TV: Episode #2.2 (1996) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
GamePro TV: Episode #2.3 (1996) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
Gamesmaster: Episode #6.7 (1996) (TV Episode)
Boss challenge: Spider
Gamesmaster: Episode #6.9 (1996) (TV Episode)
Clip Shown
GamePro TV: Episode #2.5 (1997) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
Spaced: Gone (2001) (TV Episode)
Tim plays it, although we don't see it, we hear actual audio from the game.
Resident Evil: Wesker's Report (2001) (Video)
Clips shown
Icons: Scary Games (2002) (TV Episode)
Game is talked about and footage is shown.
Troldspejlet: Troldspejlet Special: Computerspillets historie (2005) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann mentions the video game in his recap of The History of Video Games + clip shown
Screenwipe: Episode #3.2 (2007) (TV Episode)
Clip shown.
Phelous & the Movies: Phoogeywoogeyman 2 (2011) (TV Episode)
clip shown
ScrewAttack's Top 10s: Top 10 Capcom Mistakes (2012) (TV Episode)
Footage shown.
PortsCenter: Mortal Kombat Gold - Dreamcast (2013) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
Troldspejlet: Episode #51.10 (2014) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann looks at movies based on video games + clip shown
Outside Xbox: 9 Game Titles That Are More Awesome in Japan (2014) (TV Episode)
Clips of the video game are shown while the cast comment on the game's Japanese title.
PortsCenter: Top 5 Unexpected Ports (2014) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
Outside Xbox: 7 'Geniuses' Killed by Their Own Creations in Videogames (2015) (TV Episode)
Clips of the video game are shown while the cast comment on the game.
Honest Game Trailers: Resident Evil (2015) (TV Episode)
Used in trailer
Outside Xbox: 7 Save Points That Don't Work in Real Life, We Tried (2015) (TV Episode)
Clips of the video game are shown while the cast comment on saving the game by using a 'typewriter'.
Professor Juice: Resident Evil - Juicy Treat (2015) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
Outside Xbox: 6 Unsolved Videogame Mysteries That Keep Us Awake at Night (2016) (TV Episode)
Clips of the video game are shown while the cast ponder the question 'What is S.T.A.R.S. uniform policy?'
Show of the Week: Bioshock Collection and 5 Least Practical Game Cities to Live In (2016) (TV Episode)
Clips of the video game are shown while the cast comment on Raccoon City as one of the least practical cities in which to live.

Spoofed in 

Sun faa sau si (1998)
The "videogame" scene with displays all the characters/weapons/stats is taken from the 'resident evil' videogame. as is the icons that pop up onscreen when a key is missing, no gun ammo, etc.
Pocket Fighter (1998) (Video Game)
Chun-Li wears Jill's costume
Scary Movie 2 (2001)
Derren Brown: Trick of the Mind: Episode #2.6 (2005) (TV Episode)
The zombie video game Derren makes is a take on this famous game.
Robot Chicken: Lust for Puppets (2006) (TV Episode)
Yoshi goes to Raccoon City and gets eaten by zombies
Elite Beat Agents (2006) (Video Game)
The last bonus level, where Jake Irons must defeat zombies with a peanut gun, spoofs zombie-killing games with its first-person perspective and phrases like "Reload!"
Estrenos Críticos: 11-11-11 (2011) (TV Episode)
game opening spoofed

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