The year is 1998 and the place is Raccoon City, a small, reserved town in the American Midwest. In the heavily forested surroundings of this peaceful town a series of bizarre murders have been reported to have occurred, with both increasing ferocity and rate of occurrence. When a surviving pair of hikers were discovered at the outskirts of the city and laid claims of a dozen or so attackers who feasted upon their live victims, Raccoon City's police department decide to send in the Alpha Group from their resident specialists, STARS (Special Tactics and Rescue Squad). Alpha Squad set off into the Forest by helicopter, only to lose contact with base ten minutes into their flight. Beta Squad, consisting of Marksman Chris Redfield, Escape Specialist Jill Valentine, Weapons Specialist Barry Burton and Team Leader Albert Wesker amongst others, were subsequently dispatched to investigate their colleagues' disappearance. Ten minutes into their own flight the serious malfunction on the ... Written by
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In June 2009, Capcom will release this game as another remake for the Wii system with the name Resident Evil Archives, making it the 6th Resident Evil 1 remake release. See more
Every time a player character pushes a tall object, their hands push against the object with their hands/arms flat against it, despite the fact many such objects include suits of armor and intricate statues. See more
So, you've come. Chris, you make me proud, but of course you are one of MY men.
Just like in the original version, during the credits game play footage is shown. See more
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