• What Resident Evil Does That Zombie Fiction Usually Doesn't

    10 days ago - By Game Skinny

    This year marks the 25th anniversary of the Resident Evil series, which is easily one of the weirdest success stories in video games. Even long-time, hardcore fans of the franchise will tell you that the story is not Resident Evil 's high point, and I can't realistically argue that they're wrong.
    RE started by making it all up as it went along, eventually kitbashed itself into a sort of bizarre military thriller, and then chucked it all to fight mold monsters in backwoods Louisiana. Resident Evil, as fiction, is a case of Capcom succeeding despite itself.
    Twenty-five years later, however...
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