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 ...
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Did You Know?
The devices in which you have to put the MO discs in (to release the door to the prison cell) are actually slightly modified GameCube consoles. See more
Right after the battle with the giant plant and you receive the helmet key, upon leaving the gallery Wesker appears and fires down the hallway three times. During the cut scene the hallways he fired down is shown to be empty with absolutely nothing down it. After the cut scene ends, three dead wasps suddenly appear in the hallway. See more
You're a bit of a mess up. Chris, take a piece of the action.
Just like in the original version, during the credits game play footage is shown. See more
The ending for the game changes depending on whether the game is played through as either Chris or Jill, and on if the player can save the other S.T.A.R.S. members. See more
by Ludwig van Beethoven See more