21 years ago, a game launched that spawned a new genre of video-games — Resident Evil.
If you were there for the early days of survival horror, the T-Virus, and those lovely static backgrounds, you may find yourself needing to brush up on your Resident Evil lore. If you’re new to the series and have never even set foot in the Arklay Mountains, this article will help you get up to speed for Resident Evil 7: Biohazard.
You don’t need prior knowledge about the Resident Evil history before playing Resident Evil 7, though, but if you’re interested, sink your teeth into this!
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Resident Evil, or Biohazard as it is known in Japan, was first originally developed for Playstation in 1996 and has since become a popular horror franchise name, synonymous with zombies, Jill sandwiches and dodgy voice acting.