Resident Evil 1996 – 2023 – A Look at some Resident Evil games and how the visuals improved

In this video we take a look at the original 1996 release of Capcom’s Resident Evil on the PSOne, then go through most of the more popular games in the long-running series. You can see the full list below in chronological order of release (or thereabouts). Sure, there are some notable omissions such as Umbrella Chronicles and Resident Evil Outbreak 1 & 2 etc. but the video does a great job of highlighting how the game’s visuals progressed over 25 years. The last game in the video showcases the Resident Evil 4 remake which released earlier this year.

1996 Resident Evil
1998 Resident Evil 2
1999 Resident Evil 3: Nemesis
2000 Resident Evil – Code: Veronica
2002 Resident Evil (remake)
Resident Evil Zero
2005 Resident Evil 4
2009 Resident Evil 5
2012 Resident Evil: Revelations
Resident Evil 6
2015 Resident Evil: Revelations 2
2017 Resident Evil 7: Biohazard
2019 Resident Evil 2 (remake)
2020 Resident Evil 3 (remake)
2021 Resident Evil Village
2023 Resident Evil 4 (remake)

Music track “The Riddle” by Dreadi-Knight (Rob Cram)

Written by: Rob Cram

Rob Cram has hundreds of video game reviews, thousands of articles under his belt with years of experience in gaming and tech. He aims to remain fair and free from publisher/developer influence. With his extensive knowledge, feels his gaming opinions are valid and worth sharing. Agreement with his views are entirely optional. He might have a bias towards cyberpunk.