Resident Evil 2

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Game name Resident Evil 2
First released on
Wednesday 21st of January 1998
1998-01-21
Genres Adventure, Shooter
Age ratings ESRB M (Blood and Gore, Violence) · PEGI Eighteen (Violence)
Game modes Single player
Publisher(s) Nintendo Australia, Virgin Interactive Entertainment (Europe) Ltd., Capcom
Developer(s) Angel Studios, Capcom, Capcom Production Studio 3, Factor 5, Sourcenext
Platform(s) PS1, N64, PC, DC, NGC, psn
Views 774 times
Rating 8.5/10 (8 votes) Submit your rating to get +1 XP

The game is set on September 29, 1998. Zombies have infested Raccoon City. A biological weapon known as the T-Virus was released into the sewer system. Rats then spread the virus to the city's population. Two people make their way to Raccoon City: Leon S. Kennedy, a rookie police officer on his first day on the job, and Claire Redfield, a college student looking for her brother. Leon and Claire quickly find themselves fighting for their lives against hordes of creatures in their search for survival.

Resident Evil 2 Summary

Resident Evil 2, known in Japan as biohazard 2, is a sequel to the first Resident Evil title. It was originally released in 1998 for the Playstation - however as of 2016, a remake is the in works for XB1, PS4 and PC. Set in Raccoon City, you take on the role of Leon S. Kennedy and Claire Redfield as you try to escape the city, which has come under a zombie virus thanks to Umbrella Corporation. The gameplay of Resident Evil 2 focuses on a combination of puzzle solving and combat.

Resident Evil 2 releases

  Region Release date Platform
Flag Worldwide Wednesday 21st of January 1998 PlayStation
Flag Worldwide Sunday 31st of October 1999 Nintendo 64
Flag Worldwide Thursday 11th of November 1999 PC (Microsoft Windows)
Flag Worldwide Wednesday 22nd of December 1999 Dreamcast
Flag Worldwide Tuesday 14th of January 2003 Nintendo GameCube
Flag North America Thursday 16th of January 2003 Nintendo GameCube
Flag Japan Thursday 23rd of January 2003 Nintendo GameCube
Flag Europe Friday 30th of May 2003 Nintendo GameCube
Flag Worldwide Wednesday 19th of December 2007 PlayStation Network

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