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Score Breakdown Based on 11647 ratings
  1. 10 (4053)
  2. 9 (5475)
  3. 8 (1513)
  4. 7 (364)
  5. 6 (93)
  6. 5 (52)
  7. 4 (19)
  8. 3 (9)
  9. 2 (17)
  10. 1 (52)

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  • User Rating 8.5

    The PS1 version is the best RE version, but this one is still great.

    Rated on December 27, 2005 by zux2000

    This is one of the best games I've played in my whole life! And is the best Resident Evil game in the series... I have played it both on PS1 and PC many times. The PS1 version is better, but the PC ve...

    4 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    The game that launched the survival horror genre!

    Rated on June 17, 2012 by thenerd1989

    ah yes Resident Evil the game that made Zombies cool and scared the hell out of us well kinda, Yes Resident Evil the original best while not the best in the series it still is Fun it has not aged wel...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    It's good to be so old XD jajajajajaja

    Rated on October 14, 2009 by k0daipanda

    I think this game is one of the best resident evil if you have not played Resident're not good is the one of the most difficult with a lot of zombies and hunters, dogs, crows, snakes, ect ... of mon...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.7

    Once you get used to the awkward keyboard controls, you've still got the same good old Resident Evil.

    Rated on April 11, 2007 by AdrenalinDragon

    At first, everyone knows that Resident Evil is best on the Playstation. But, some of us gamers didn't have a playstation (like me) at that time, so our only option of playing Resident Evil was on the ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.7

    What Started it all

    Rated on January 17, 2006 by NeMeSiS_001

    This is the very first resident evil game and take it from me i am one of the biggest fans out there but this wasnt my favorite one nor my least favorite one. As far as gameplay goes it is compleatly ...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.7

    Zombie Killing Comes To Live!

    Rated on October 11, 2006 by DS-man

    (Taken from Resident Evil for the GC) I love zombies, and theres nothing like killing them on a video game, but for some reason i cant get into the series apart from RE4, but RE4 does'nt have zombi...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.3

    It still rocking for me! I played repeatedly without saving, Although it's old, but it tells the story of the RE series.

    Rated on April 05, 2006 by nss_120

    Everytime I play this game I still rmember my past years playing this game in my playstation, Resident Evil is a part of my gaming memories, Unlike any other survival-horror games, I got my full excit...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    Resident Evil rules in horror games!

    Rated on January 12, 2007 by arcade_king

    Resident Evil is the best horror games ever put out! This is just like the playstation version. I first played this game back in 1996, Me and my brother rented this game from blockbuster video one wee...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    Best in the series.

    Rated on January 23, 2011 by skeleme

    Sure, the PC port was a little screwed, but the controls are easy to get used to. You can also use a Joystick if you like. And if you say this is a poor port to PC, you haven't seen Resident Evil 4...

    1 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.2

    Extremely Adictive!

    Rated on June 11, 2006 by supersohail

    Most games like alone in the dark were dark enough for people to get scared but this game is more than what it is supposed to be expected. Resident evil is a good fun survival game, mostly horror fits...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.