Resident Evil (PlayStation)

Critic Score
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
User Score
5 point score based on user ratings.

The game ratings for each category and platform are displayed below. The score for a particular platform is the average of all categories. Games must have 1 votes before they are given a MobyScore.

Breakdown by Rating Category

The quality of the actors' performances in the game (including voice acting).
How smart (or dumb) you perceive the game's artificial intelligence to be
How well the game mechanics work (player controls, game action, interface, etc.)
The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines
Personal Slant
How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes
Sound / Music
The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition
Story / Presentation
The main creative ideas in the game and how well they're executed
Overall User Score (184 votes)3.9

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
PlayStation 94 3.9
      Acting 2.8
      AI 3.5
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 4.1
      Personal Slant 4.2
      Sound / Music 4.2
      Story / Presentation 4.2
SEGA Saturn 33 4.2
      Acting 3.4
      AI 4.0
      Gameplay 4.3
      Graphics 4.3
      Personal Slant 4.5
      Sound / Music 4.4
      Story / Presentation 4.5
Windows 57 3.8
      Acting 3.0
      AI 3.5
      Gameplay 3.9
      Graphics 3.8
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 4.1
      Story / Presentation 4.2

User Reviews

Ouch! When I said, "bite me", I did not mean it literally! ETJB (447) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars
9 out of 10 zombies agree: Resident Evil is NNhhGgggggooooouudddddd...!!! Zovni (9322) 3.86 Stars3.86 Stars3.86 Stars3.86 Stars3.86 Stars
Great game that took and older concept and succeeded big time. cimerians (48) 3.57 Stars3.57 Stars3.57 Stars3.57 Stars3.57 Stars
The host of the virus GNJMSTR (148) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars
I'll take a 2nd of brains please... OlSkool_Gamer (99) 3.43 Stars3.43 Stars3.43 Stars3.43 Stars3.43 Stars
An okay but flawed game Kate Jones (453) unrated
Not the original survival horror title, but the one that re-defined it. Sycada (175) 3.43 Stars3.43 Stars3.43 Stars3.43 Stars3.43 Stars
"The logo that started it all" Kadeem Gomez (38) 4.29 Stars4.29 Stars4.29 Stars4.29 Stars4.29 Stars