Reports of grizzly murders have taken place in the Arklay Mountains of Raccoon City. Alpha team from the S.T.A.R.S. operatives group have been sent into the woods near Raccoon City to investigate the murders and join up with Bravo team who was sent in earlier. While searching for Bravo team, Alpha team is attacked by a group of creatures and have to take shelter in a nearby mansion. Chris Redfield and Jill Valentine, along with Albert Wesker and Barry Burton search the mansion and soon discover zombies and other monsters lurking in its corridors.
Players start playing as either Chris Redfield or Jill Valentine and unravel the truth behind the creatures at the Spencer Estate mansion. Resident Evil is the survival horror game that started the franchise and spawned many upgraded versions and even a remake of the original game on GameCube. Through the dark corridors of the mansion all the way to the murky depths of the aqua ring and beyond, Resident Evil is never lets up with its intense feeling and survival gameplay.
This game is also known as Biohazard in Japan.