Resident Evil 5 (2009)
"Biohazard 5" (original title)

Video Game  -  Action | Adventure | Drama  -  13 March 2009 (USA)
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Sent in by the BSAA, Chris Redfield has a new mission. It takes him into South Africa where he encounters a new horror and relives an old past.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Chris Redfield (voice)
Sheva Alomar (voice) (as Karen Dyer)
Albert Wesker (voice)
Patricia Ja Lee ...
Jill Valentine (voice)
Josh Stone (voice)
Excella Gionne (voice)
Ricardo Irving (voice)
Adam D. Clark ...
Ozwell E. Spencer (voice) (as Adam Clark)
Dan DeChant (voice)
Douglas Rye ...
Dan DeChant (voice)
Kirk Mathison (voice)
Dave Johnson (voice)
Reynard Fisher (voice)
Dave Mallow ...
HQ (voice)
Woman in Trouble (voice)


Sent in by the BSAA, Chris Redfield has a new mission. It takes him into South Africa where he encounters a new horror and relives an old past.

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On February 10, 2010, Capcom released a "Lost In Nightmare" scenario for download. This scenario covers the events of the flashback Chris told to Sheva when they were boating on a fan-boat in the marshlands. And on March 4th, 2010, another scenario "Desperate Escape" will be released and that is based on Jill Valentine and Josh Stone making their escape between when Jill is restored to her normal self and when after the final battle. See more »


When Chris and Sheva need to break down the door only to find DeChant and Alpha Team dead, it shows both Chris and Sheva breaking the door down, but in the cut scene only Chris is breaking down the door with Sheva right behind him. See more »


[in the "Versus" DLC online match, he says it if the leading team wins the team-based match]
Josh Stone: When we get back, I'm buying you two a round.
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Deep Ambition
Music & Lyrics: Kota Suzuki [Capcom]
Additional orchestral music written, orchestrations and conducted by: Wataru Hokoyama
Japanese-English lyrics translator: Miguel E. Corti
Scoring producers: Tomonobu Kikuchi [Sony Music Publishing, Inc.], Tetsuya Shibata [Capcom]
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Sheva, come on, hurry!!!
4 August 2013 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Short review Is it a bad game, no. Is it disappointing to fans, yes. I fortunately wasn't a fan, and found this game to be loads of fun. I have put in a lot of time playing through the story, mainly just for farming loot. Once you get an fully upgraded Magnum with unlimited ammo, then the game is a breeze. That gun kills every thing. And you can also give Sheva the Desert Eagle. While it is fun playing with these weapons, it does ruin any sense of threat or difficulty. And I never had any problem with the partner's A.I., lucky for me I guess. There are plenty of unlocks to be had, and collectors items to be found, so it adds to the replay value. Of course there is the online co-op, I've never tried it. And lastly the mercenaries mode, pretty much just a horde mode type game-play, it's still fun.

The game is really goofy and over the top, but the game play is fun, and it's fun to watch ( Xcal and Waldo-dude). There are plenty of oh sh-t! moments during combat. It isn't all that bad, surely not as bad as RE6 anyways. I like it, that's all I have to say.

Chris need more protein.

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