Pleasure ship Starlight is somehow beset by zombie mutants and bioorganic weapons previously seen in Racoon City. Barry Burton, Leon S. Kennedy, and RE newcomer Lucia are on hand to tackle this new Umbrella menace aboard the cruiser. Exploration is now done in a top-down view, whilst combat occurs in a first-person viewpoint for this GBC Resident Evil adventure.
- Survival-horror meets first-person shooter
- Top down exploration alternates with first-person combat
- Unusually strong graphics for Game Boy Color
- Combination of puzzles and action
- Slide-show animations provide story background
This game is also known as Biohazard Gaiden in Japan.