Solomon's Key for the NES was released in Japan on this day in 1986.

Resident Evil 2

Resident Evil 2 Screenshots

Dreamcast version

Resident Evil 2 Dreamcast Title screen

Title screen

Resident Evil 2 Dreamcast Leon holds his on in the intro cutscene

Leon holds his on in the intro cutscene

Resident Evil 2 Dreamcast Leon begins his quest to make it back to the police station

Leon begins his quest to make it back to the police station

Resident Evil 2 Dreamcast Claire starts to figure things out in her own intro

Claire starts to figure things out in her own intro

Resident Evil 2 Dreamcast Claire meets a overly friendly gun shop owner

Claire meets a overly friendly gun shop owner

Resident Evil 2 Dreamcast Loot the gun shop since everyone else obviously has

Loot the gun shop since everyone else obviously has

Resident Evil 2 Dreamcast Cruising by the basketball court

Cruising by the basketball court

Resident Evil 2 Dreamcast You can sneak past these zombies during their feeding time

You can sneak past these zombies during their feeding time

Resident Evil 2 Dreamcast Finally made it to the cop shop

Finally made it to the cop shop

Resident Evil 2 Dreamcast The ornate lobby of the police department

The ornate lobby of the police department

Resident Evil 2 Dreamcast Drunk zombie driver

Drunk zombie driver

Resident Evil 2 Dreamcast A survival horror game which beautifully reproduces the horror of a bland office environment

A survival horror game which beautifully reproduces the horror of a bland office environment


Resident Evil 2 Screenshots

GameCube version

Resident Evil 2 GameCube Title screen

Title screen

Resident Evil 2 GameCube Leon's Story menu screen

Leon's Story menu screen

Resident Evil 2 GameCube Intro, Leon getting into firefight with some zombies.

Intro, Leon getting into firefight with some zombies.

Resident Evil 2 GameCube Intro, teaming up with Claire.

Intro, teaming up with Claire.

Resident Evil 2 GameCube Escaping a bunch of crazed zombies.

Escaping a bunch of crazed zombies.

Resident Evil 2 GameCube Maybe this shop will give me some temporary shelter.

Maybe this shop will give me some temporary shelter.

Resident Evil 2 GameCube Finding some bullets on the counter.

Finding some bullets on the counter.

Resident Evil 2 GameCube Showdown in a narrow alley... good thing they're really slow.

Showdown in a narrow alley... good thing they're really slow.

Resident Evil 2 GameCube Maybe there's something useful in this van.

Maybe there's something useful in this van.

Resident Evil 2 GameCube Trying to reach the police station through a run-down part of town.

Trying to reach the police station through a run-down part of town.

Resident Evil 2 GameCube Getting the upper hand will make your aiming slightly harder.

Getting the upper hand will make your aiming slightly harder.

Resident Evil 2 GameCube There's no sign of life in this bus, only death.

There's no sign of life in this bus, only death.

Resident Evil 2 GameCube Streets are crawling with survivors... the problem is, they're all dead alive.

Streets are crawling with survivors... the problem is, they're all dead alive.

Resident Evil 2 GameCube When playing Arrange Mode, you'll have unlimited ammo so don't save on bullets.

When playing Arrange Mode, you'll have unlimited ammo so don't save on bullets.

Resident Evil 2 GameCube Raccoon police station hall... seems a bit empty to say the least.

Raccoon police station hall... seems a bit empty to say the least.

Resident Evil 2 GameCube Ink ribbon is required to save your game when you find a typewriter around.

Ink ribbon is required to save your game when you find a typewriter around.

Resident Evil 2 GameCube Checking the computer at the reception desk.

Checking the computer at the reception desk.

Resident Evil 2 GameCube Moving from one area to another shows various doors, gates, stairs, ladders and such, and you never know who's waiting for you on the other side.

Moving from one area to another shows various doors, gates, stairs, ladders and such, and you never know who's waiting for you on the other side.

Resident Evil 2 GameCube Item box lets you store stuff you cannot carry with you... strangely, all the item boxes in the game seem to be connected somehow.

Item box lets you store stuff you cannot carry with you... strangely, all the item boxes in the game seem to be connected somehow.

Resident Evil 2 GameCube Watch out for giant tarantulas in the sewers.

Watch out for giant tarantulas in the sewers.

Resident Evil 2 GameCube Parking lot

Parking lot

Resident Evil 2 GameCube Checking out the map

Checking out the map

Resident Evil 2 GameCube You'll encounter many files on your adventure, some may prove useful, some only informative.

You'll encounter many files on your adventure, some may prove useful, some only informative.

Resident Evil 2 GameCube Not much left of the police station

Not much left of the police station

Resident Evil 2 GameCube Chief! Chief!! Where did everyone go?

Chief! Chief!! Where did everyone go?

Resident Evil 2 GameCube No time to stop for a diet coke, deaths are at stake.

No time to stop for a diet coke, deaths are at stake.

Resident Evil 2 GameCube Intro, Claire's side of the story

Intro, Claire's side of the story

Resident Evil 2 GameCube On Original Mode, bullets aren't wasteful and you start with a pistol.

On Original Mode, bullets aren't wasteful and you start with a pistol.

Resident Evil 2 GameCube To save on bullets outrun the ever-so-slow zombies.

To save on bullets outrun the ever-so-slow zombies.

Resident Evil 2 GameCube No respect for the law when they bite.

No respect for the law when they bite.

Resident Evil 2 GameCube Items that are necessary to finish the game will shine to help you notice their position.

Items that are necessary to finish the game will shine to help you notice their position.

Resident Evil 2 GameCube Time to save a game, get some ammo, and start shooting around.

Time to save a game, get some ammo, and start shooting around.

Resident Evil 2 GameCube The chopper got down swiftly... guess that won't be our escape route.

The chopper got down swiftly... guess that won't be our escape route.

Resident Evil 2 GameCube Natural hazards like fire will hurt you if you come too close.

Natural hazards like fire will hurt you if you come too close.

Resident Evil 2 GameCube Shooting the crows that feed on infested flesh.

Shooting the crows that feed on infested flesh.

Resident Evil 2 GameCube There seems to be some green herbs around... they're great for healing, especially when you combine them.

There seems to be some green herbs around... they're great for healing, especially when you combine them.

Resident Evil 2 GameCube These cops aren't helping at all, quite the contrary.

These cops aren't helping at all, quite the contrary.


Resident Evil 2 Screenshots

PlayStation version

Resident Evil 2 PlayStation Game disclaimer.

Game disclaimer.

Resident Evil 2 PlayStation Title screen.

Title screen.

Resident Evil 2 PlayStation Raccoon city is infested by zombies.

Raccoon city is infested by zombies.

Resident Evil 2 PlayStation Hold your fire! It's me Leon.

Hold your fire! It's me Leon.

Resident Evil 2 PlayStation Leon is killing zombies.

Leon is killing zombies.

Resident Evil 2 PlayStation Lady zombie.

Lady zombie.

Resident Evil 2 PlayStation Status screen.

Status screen.

Resident Evil 2 PlayStation Leon has arrived to the police dept.

Leon has arrived to the police dept.

Resident Evil 2 PlayStation An R.P.D. member is injured.

An R.P.D. member is injured.

Resident Evil 2 PlayStation Using the computer.

Using the computer.

Resident Evil 2 PlayStation Claire gameplay: Claire is now trapped by a zombies hoard.

Claire gameplay: Claire is now trapped by a zombies hoard.

Resident Evil 2 PlayStation Claire kicks the zombie head.

Claire kicks the zombie head.


Resident Evil 2 Screenshots

Windows version

Resident Evil 2 Windows Leon Kennedy

Leon Kennedy

Resident Evil 2 Windows Intro

Intro

Resident Evil 2 Windows Run!

Run!

Resident Evil 2 Windows Extreme Battle Mode

Extreme Battle Mode

Resident Evil 2 Windows She's a biker chick, so don't go round calling her 'Claire Bear' if you want to leave Raccoon City alive

She's a biker chick, so don't go round calling her 'Claire Bear' if you want to leave Raccoon City alive

Resident Evil 2 Windows Ow, not the face! Let's see, how did Bill Murray get out of this situation?

Ow, not the face! Let's see, how did Bill Murray get out of this situation?

Resident Evil 2 Windows You killed the zombie Brad Vickers!!!... Vickers was a zombie?

You killed the zombie Brad Vickers!!!... Vickers was a zombie?

Resident Evil 2 Windows Claire confronts the not-too-stable Chief of Police Brian Irons, who has apparently decided that, when in Rome...

Claire confronts the not-too-stable Chief of Police Brian Irons, who has apparently decided that, when in Rome...

Resident Evil 2 Windows Leon and the mysterious Ada Wong interrogate the reporter Ben Bertolucci

Leon and the mysterious Ada Wong interrogate the reporter Ben Bertolucci

Resident Evil 2 Windows Police officer Marvin Branagh succumbs to the T-Virus

Police officer Marvin Branagh succumbs to the T-Virus

Resident Evil 2 Windows Leon confronts the relentless Umbrella agent called Mr. X

Leon confronts the relentless Umbrella agent called Mr. X

Resident Evil 2 Windows RE3 Fan: Nemesis can open doors! Mr. X: Doors are for wimps

RE3 Fan: Nemesis can open doors! Mr. X: Doors are for wimps

Resident Evil 2 Windows Mr. X prepares to give Leon the boot... let's see, how did Bart Simpson get out of this situation?

Mr. X prepares to give Leon the boot... let's see, how did Bart Simpson get out of this situation?

Resident Evil 2 Windows Claire sets fire to a mob of zombies with Jill's grenade launcher

Claire sets fire to a mob of zombies with Jill's grenade launcher

Resident Evil 2 Windows A Licker smashes through a window to pounce on Claire

A Licker smashes through a window to pounce on Claire

Resident Evil 2 Windows A gruesome death for a gruesome man

A gruesome death for a gruesome man

Resident Evil 2 Windows Claire is attacked by one of the G-Type's mutant embryos

Claire is attacked by one of the G-Type's mutant embryos

Resident Evil 2 Windows Leon does battle with William Birkin, the G-Type himself

Leon does battle with William Birkin, the G-Type himself

Resident Evil 2 Windows The sewers are full of giant spiders! Get back you eight legged freaks!

The sewers are full of giant spiders! Get back you eight legged freaks!

Resident Evil 2 Windows Playing as Sherry Birkin, you are unarmed and therefore must flee from the zombies rather than confronting them... and unlike Alone in the Dark 2, as a little girl you can still be killed

Playing as Sherry Birkin, you are unarmed and therefore must flee from the zombies rather than confronting them... and unlike Alone in the Dark 2, as a little girl you can still be killed

Resident Evil 2 Windows Ada Wong, on the other hand, is a big girl who can look after herself

Ada Wong, on the other hand, is a big girl who can look after herself

Resident Evil 2 Windows Watch out, Ada, for those pesky mutant coachroachs!

Watch out, Ada, for those pesky mutant coachroachs!

Resident Evil 2 Windows Annette Birkin is 5' 8, in her mid 30s, and enjoys long walks through the sewers and Tampering In God's Domain

Annette Birkin is 5' 8, in her mid 30s, and enjoys long walks through the sewers and Tampering In God's Domain

Resident Evil 2 Windows Ada Wong gets into a catfight with Annette Birkin

Ada Wong gets into a catfight with Annette Birkin

Resident Evil 2 Windows Crikey! Now that is one BIG alligator! Let's see the Crocodile Hunter deal with THIS guy...

Crikey! Now that is one BIG alligator! Let's see the Crocodile Hunter deal with THIS guy...

Resident Evil 2 Windows Claire must protect the unarmed Sherry from the ravenous zombies

Claire must protect the unarmed Sherry from the ravenous zombies

Resident Evil 2 Windows Leon, on the other hand, receives some much needed extra firepower from Ada Wong

Leon, on the other hand, receives some much needed extra firepower from Ada Wong

Resident Evil 2 Windows Claire confronts the Tyrant-like second malformation of 'G'

Claire confronts the Tyrant-like second malformation of 'G'

Resident Evil 2 Windows Ada and Leon attempt to drive off Birkin's arm

Ada and Leon attempt to drive off Birkin's arm

Resident Evil 2 Windows Birkin continues to evolve, shedding the last vestiges of his human form

Birkin continues to evolve, shedding the last vestiges of his human form

Resident Evil 2 Windows The flamethrower isn't all that impressive, but Leon finds it quite useful against flesh-eating plants. Let's see, how did Rick Moranis get out of this situation? Oh, that's right, he didn't

The flamethrower isn't all that impressive, but Leon finds it quite useful against flesh-eating plants. Let's see, how did Rick Moranis get out of this situation? Oh, that's right, he didn't

Resident Evil 2 Windows Leon fights a boss... I knew Mothra, I worked with Mothra, and you sir are no Mothra!

Leon fights a boss... I knew Mothra, I worked with Mothra, and you sir are no Mothra!

Resident Evil 2 Windows Groovy! Leon gives the Super Lickers a taste of his boomstick

Groovy! Leon gives the Super Lickers a taste of his boomstick

Resident Evil 2 Windows Claire gives Birkin a taste of her electrifying personality

Claire gives Birkin a taste of her electrifying personality

Resident Evil 2 Windows Birkin doesn't give up, evolving from humanoid into a lion-like form

Birkin doesn't give up, evolving from humanoid into a lion-like form

Resident Evil 2 Windows Mr. X doesn't know the meaning of 'quit'. Or the meaning of 'stop hitting me!' for that matter...

Mr. X doesn't know the meaning of 'quit'. Or the meaning of 'stop hitting me!' for that matter...

Resident Evil 2 Windows Like the energizer bunny, Birkin keeps going and going and going... this is by no means the last time you face him...

Like the energizer bunny, Birkin keeps going and going and going... this is by no means the last time you face him...

Resident Evil 2 Windows The bonus Extreme Battle Mode allows you to play as several characters, including Chris Renfield

The bonus Extreme Battle Mode allows you to play as several characters, including Chris Renfield

Resident Evil 2 Windows Chris is a real chick magnet, unfortunately for him they tend to be of the undead variety...

Chris is a real chick magnet, unfortunately for him they tend to be of the undead variety...

Resident Evil 2 Windows The only thing worse than one unstoppable bio-engineered Terminator is TWO unstoppable bio-engineered Terminators

The only thing worse than one unstoppable bio-engineered Terminator is TWO unstoppable bio-engineered Terminators

Resident Evil 2 Windows Bonus Scenario: Playing as Hunk, the 4th Survivor, show here making his Last Escape from Mr. X with the G-Virus sample

Bonus Scenario: Playing as Hunk, the 4th Survivor, show here making his Last Escape from Mr. X with the G-Virus sample

Resident Evil 2 Windows Super Special Bonus Scenario: The To-fu Survivor! Don't ask, it doesn't make any sense to me either...

Super Special Bonus Scenario: The To-fu Survivor! Don't ask, it doesn't make any sense to me either...

Resident Evil 2 Windows Tofu is only armed with a knife, but he can absorb almost as much damage as a Tyrant

Tofu is only armed with a knife, but he can absorb almost as much damage as a Tyrant

Resident Evil 2 Windows The PC Platinum version includes such extras as concept art, including this sketch of the game's cast... From left to right: Annette, Sherry, Ben, Leon, Marvin, Claire, Robert Kendo, Ada, Hunk, and Chief Irons

The PC Platinum version includes such extras as concept art, including this sketch of the game's cast... From left to right: Annette, Sherry, Ben, Leon, Marvin, Claire, Robert Kendo, Ada, Hunk, and Chief Irons