A 1996 survival horror video game developed and published by Capcom, originally for the PlayStation. Do not use this tag for the 2002 remake and the 2015 Resident Evil HD Remaster; use the [resident-evil-2002] tag instead.

Resident Evil (バイオハザード Baiohazādo, literally: “Biohazard”) is a survival horror video game developed by Capcom and released in 1996 for the Sony PlayStation. Later, it was ported for the Sega Saturn and Microsoft Windows platforms, as well as re-released for the Nintendo DS and the Sony PlayStation Network. A Resident Evil remake was released for the GameCube in 2002, and it was ported to additional platforms in 2015.

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