Resident Evil’s been on a strange path the last couple decades. After debuting in 1996 and pioneering survival horror, it digressed to eventually become an action shooter franchise, abandoning its horror roots. Capcom’s been silent about mainline series entries since Resident Evil 6 in 2012, the peak of this non-horror all-action phase for RE. But then came the surprising reveal at Sony’s E3 2016 press conference of “Resident Evil VII: Biohazard”. From that announcement it was clear that this new installment in the iconic series was meant to be a return to form for the franchise. After completing RE7’s main story I’m very glad to say: the survival is back. The horror, the sweet relief of reaching a safe room again…thank Spencer, Resident Evil is really back.
In 1998, I entered the world of survival horror.
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