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The Best Resident Evil Games of All Time, Ranked  

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The best Resident Evil games are amazingly scary adventures that heavily influenced the survival horror genre. Without Resident Evil, we wouldn’t have games like Silent Hill or Dead Space. In fact, the term survival horror was originally coined to describe Resident Evil, way back in 1996, because it was such an original type of game. Since so many sequels and spin offs have been released, fans want to know which Resident Evil game is the best of all time.

The Resident Evil video game franchise has been so successful that it spawned a series of games, of which several have been nominated for best game of all time. Amongst survival horror fans, Resident Evil has definitely raised the bar for what makes a fun scary game. In fact, several of the Resident Evil games have been remade and remastered multiple times.

So which are the best Resident Evil (Biohazard in Japan) games? See what gamers think in the rankings below. If you don’t see a particular Resident Evil game list, be sure to add it so that others may vote on it. For those that have never played the best Resident Evil games before, just start at the top of the list and work your way down.

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Resident Evil 4 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Resident Evil Games of All Time, Ranked
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Resident Evil 2 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Resident Evil Games of All Time, Ranked
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Resident Evil is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Resident Evil Games of All Time, Ranked
Son Goku added 2002
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Resident Evil 3: Nemesis is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Resident Evil Games of All Time, Ranked
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Resident Evil Code: Veronica is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Resident Evil Games of All Time, Ranked
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Resident Evil is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Resident Evil Games of All Time, Ranked
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Resident Evil 5 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Resident Evil Games of All Time, Ranked
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Resident Evil Zero is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Resident Evil Games of All Time, Ranked
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Resident Evil: Revelations is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Resident Evil Games of All Time, Ranked
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Resident Evil: Revelations 2 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Resident Evil Games of All Time, Ranked
DarthNoctis added Resident Evil: Revelations 2
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Resident Evil: Director's Cut is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Resident Evil Games of All Time, Ranked
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Resident Evil 7: Biohazard is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Resident Evil Games of All Time, Ranked
KrisFrosz133 added 2017
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Resident Evil 6 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Resident Evil Games of All Time, Ranked
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Resident Evil Outbreak is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Resident Evil Games of All Time, Ranked
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Resident Evil Outbreak: File #... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Resident Evil Games of All Time, Ranked
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Resident Evil 2 is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Resident Evil Games of All Time, Ranked
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Resident Evil: The Umbrella Ch... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Resident Evil Games of All Time, Ranked
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Resident Evil: The Darkside Ch... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Resident Evil Games of All Time, Ranked
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Resident Evil: Operation Racco... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Resident Evil Games of All Time, Ranked
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Resident Evil: Deadly Silence is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Resident Evil Games of All Time, Ranked
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Resident Evil Survivor is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Resident Evil Games of All Time, Ranked
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Resident Evil: Dead Aim is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Resident Evil Games of All Time, Ranked
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Resident Evil: The Mercenaries... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Resident Evil Games of All Time, Ranked
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Resident Evil Gaiden is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Resident Evil Games of All Time, Ranked
Dec 14 2001
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Resident Evil Survivor 2 - Cod... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Resident Evil Games of All Time, Ranked