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1996 - Resident Evil
1997 - Resident Evil: Director's Cut
1998 - Resident Evil 2
1999 - Resident Evil 3: Nemesis


2000 - Resident Evil CODE:Veronica & Resident Evil Survivor
2002 - Resident Evil (remake) & Resident Evil 0
2003 - Resident Evil Outbreak
2005 - Resident Evil 4
2007 - Resident Evil: The Umbrella Chronicles
2009 - Resident Evil 5


2012 - Resident Evil: Revelations & Resident Evil 6
2015 - Resident Evil: Revelations 2
2017 - Resident Evil 7: Biohazard
2019 - Resident Evil 2 (remake)


2020 - Resident Evil 3 (remake)
2021 - Resident Evil Village
2023 - Resident Evil 4 (remake)

2019 was a common year starting on Tuesday.


Release date
Press event
Actor birth/death
Real world event


Date Event Key
7 January The Resident Evil 2 Pix'n Love's Limited Edition was revealed.[1]
8 January The RESIDENT EVIL 2 1-Shot Demo was officially announced.[2]
9 January The RESIDENT EVIL 2 1-Shot Demo Competition was announced.[3]
10 January The RESIDENT EVIL 2 1-Shot Demo was released one day earlier on console (OCE region) due to time zones and how the store in the platforms are updated.
The "1-ShotDemo" Special SNS campaign was announced.[4]
11 January The BIOHAZARD RE:2 X Bar Rhythm collab was announced.[5]
The RESIDENT EVIL 2 1-Shot Demo was released worldwide.
RE.NET was updated to include the Resident Evil 2 remake and its 1-Shot Demo as a supported game.[6]
The CAPCOM Dev1 Thank You Campaign was announced.[7]
The "1-ShotDemo" Special SNS campaign was announced.[8]
14 January Capcom announced they'd be present at PAX South 2019 and that the Leon demo and Claire demo would be playable at their booth.[9]
22 January A Capcom livestream event happened in Japan:[10]
23 January The Resident Evil 2 - Launch Trailer was released.
25 January RESIDENT EVIL 2 was released.
The Resident Evil 2 - 4th Survivor Gameplay Trailer was released.
Unknown The BIOHAZARD X TAICHI collaboration was announced.
Unknown The BIOHAZARD X SuperGroupies collaboration was announced.
19 February PUBG Mobile was updated with content from the PUBG Mobile X Resident Evil 2 collaboration.[11]
21 February Resident Evil CODE:Veronica X was announced as another game playable on the Xbox One via its Backward Compatibility.[12]
9 March Death of actor Chris Benson.
1 April The Zombies Wanted Twitter campaign was started.[13]
5 April The All In-game Rewards Unlock DLC was released for Resident Evil 2.
A thermo bottle based on the First Aid Spray in Resident Evil 2 was announced, it'd start being sold on July 18, 2019.[14]
25 April Resident Evil 5 was announced to be part of the Xbox Game Pass.[15]
21 May Resident Evil, Resident Evil 0, and Resident Evil 4 released on the Nintendo Switch.
Unknown Resident Evil: Revelations was announced to be part of the Xbox Game Pass.
11 June Resident Evil 5 and Resident Evil 6 were announced to be coming to the Nintendo Switch at E3 2019.
20 June The RESIDENT EVIL 2 ZOMBIE ALL-PRO MAKEUP KIT was announced.[16]
4 July TEPPEN was released.
16 July The Nintendo Switch versions of Resident Evil 5 and Resident Evil 6 got a release date, October 29.[17]
18–22 July San Diego Comic-Con 2019 was held, demos of the Nintendo Switch version of Resident Evil 5 and Resident Evil 6 were playable at the venue.
19 July The BIOHAZARD VALIANT RAID attraction in Japan opened for the public.
1 August Select Japanese users subscribed to the Resident Evil Ambassador program received an invitation to test a Capcom game that was still in development.[18]
5 August A promotional campaign between CLUB96, Resident Evil Ambassadors from Japan and BIOHAZARD THE EXTREME was announced. Select CLU96 users would be able to obtain an invitation to the attraction at Universal Japan, ambassadors would get double the chance to win.[19]
8 August A promotional TEPPEN livestream / event was held in Japan, Jill Valentine was announced as a new character to the game, as well as a new Card Pack called "Day of Nightmares" which will be focused on the Resident Evil series. The game was also released in more countries including Japan.
13 August "Claire Redfield - Biography" was uploaded on the English Resident Evil YouTube channel.
16 August The Capcom Open Conference RE:2019 was announced, it would be held on Sept 19 and 24.[20]
20 August Information about "Day of Nightmares" in TEPPEN was released.
21 August The Resident Evil Triple Pack - Nintendo Switch Trailer was released.
Information about the Nintendo Switch versions of Resident Evil 5 and Resident Evil 6 were unveiled, Resident Evil 5 takes up 19GB of space on the Switch while Resident Evil 6 takes up 18GB of space.[21]
22 August The BIOHAZARD x Castle & Dragon collaboration was announced.[22]
26 August The Resident Evil 2 R.P.D. Soft Armor Vest was announced.[23]
29 August Project Resistance was announced.[24]
2 September The Day of Nightmares pack was released for TEPPEN.[25]
9 September The Project Resistance Teaser was released.
11–12 September Project Resistance Gameplay Overview was released.
Registration to the Project Resistance closed beta was opened.
12–15 September TGS 2019 was held in Japan.
19 September Registration to the PS4 version of the Project Resistance closed beta ended
19 - 24 September Capcom Open Conference RE:2019 was held in Japan.
27 September Project Resistance Gameplay - Full Match was posted on the Resident Evil YouTube channel, this video was used in a Resident Evil Ambassador e-mail.
29 September The PlayStation Live Show took place in Osaka, where Project Resistance had its own stage.[26]
30 September Players who signed up to the Project Resistance closed beta received the invintation to it.
Capcom announced that Project Resistance and the Switch versions of Resident Evil 5 and Resident Evil 6 would be playable at NYCC 2019.[27]
?-10 October The PROJECT RESISTANCE Closed beta test feedback survey was held online.[28]
3–6 October New York Comic-Con 2019 was held in the USA.
4 October The Monster Hunter World: Iceborne X RESIDENT EVIL 2 collaboration was announced.[29]
4–7 October The Project Resistance closed beta was playable.
9 October Resident Evil 5 - Nintendo Switch Pre-order Trailer was released.
Resident Evil 6 - Nintendo Switch Pre-order Trailer was released.
9–13 October BGS 2019 took place.
10 October Resident Evil 5 Demo (Nintendo Switch) was released.
RESIDENT EVIL 6 DEMO (Nintendo Switch) was released.
17 October Resident Evil 2 Infected Hong Kong was opened.
26 October BIOHAZARD WALKTHROUGH THE FEAR will be opened.[30]
28 October The Escape For Halloween Twitter campaign was started.[31]
29 October Resident Evil 5 and Resident Evil 6 was released on the Nintendo Switch.
Resident Evil Triple Pack was released on the Nintendo Switch.
Resident Evil 5 and Resident Evil 6 - Nintendo Switch Launch Trailer was released.
6 November Content from the Monster Hunter World: Iceborne X RESIDENT EVIL 2 collaboration released for the game.[32]
12 November Capcom announced that they'd have a booth with a playable Project Resistance demo at X019 London.[33]
14–16 November X019 London was held.
10 December The Resident Evil 3 remake was announced.
Resident Evil 3 Announcement Trailer released.
Project Resistance was announced as a game/mode that would come with Resident Evil 3, its name was changed to Resident Evil Resistance.
12 Decenver The RESIDENT EVIL 2 R.P.D. Demo was released.


  1. Editions Pix'n Love on Twitter: "English readers, here’s a collector edition for #ResidentEvil2 🔥 This edition gives you a physical game + a documented and fully illustrated book! Preorder on Pix'n Love website tomorrow 4pm (UK time) ⏲️ "
  2. Resident Evil on Twitter:"Thirty minutes, one shot! The Resident Evil 2 “1-Shot” Demo is coming to PS4, Xbox One, and Steam on January 11th! Learn more: ☣️ "
  3. Resident Evil on Twitter: "☣️ EMEA only Want a shot at winning a grand prize? From January 11th, post your 1-Shot Demo completion screen with the hashtag #RE2DemoEU for a chance to win a #RE2 EU collector's edition! T&Cs: Privacy Policy: "
  4. バイオハザード(カプコン)さんのツイート: "【バイオ2】“1-ShotDemo”に挑んで豪華賞品を手に入れろ! スペシャルSNSキャンペーン開催! 挑戦した“証”を投稿する体験コースと、このツイートをRTで参加できる2つのコースをご用意。体験コースでは等身大“レオン・S・ケネディ”胸像も当たる! #バイオ2 #re2 #1shot… "
  5. 『バイオハザード RE:2』×「Bar Rhythm」 コラボレーションバーが秋葉原に堂々登場!! | CAPCOM:バイオハザードシリーズ 公式サイト
  7. Capcom Dev 1 on Twitter: "Not only are we making the RE2 and DMC5 demos available to the public, but we promised a present and here it is: Follow this account and retweet this tweet for a chance to win one of only 20 signed special edition T-shirts. Click here for details: "
  8. バイオハザード(カプコン) on Twitter: "【バイオ2】“1-ShotDemo”に挑んで豪華賞品を手に入れろ! スペシャルSNSキャンペーン開催! 挑戦した“証”を投稿する体験コースと、このツイートをRTで参加できる2つのコースをご用意。体験コースでは等身大“レオン・S・ケネディ”胸像も当たる! #バイオ2 #re2 #1shot… "
  9. Capcom at PAX South 2019!
  10. 『バイオハザード RE 2』発売直前!スペシャル公開生放送
  11. Patch Notes 0.11.0 - Official PUBG on mobile
  12. Xbox UK on Twitter: "RESIDENT EVIL CODE: Veronica X is now playable on Xbox One via Backward Compatibility 🎮… "
  13. Capcom April Fools' 2019 Roundup
  14. 『バイオハザード RE:2』の「救急スプレー」をイメージしたサーモボトル! | CAPCOM:バイオハザードシリーズ 公式サイト
  15. Resident Evil on Twitter: "Grab a friend and get ready for some legendary co-op on Xbox One! Resident Evil 5 is now on Xbox Game Pass, ensuring complete... gaming... saturation. 🕶️… "
  16. Resident Evil on Twitter: "It's like that old saying says: If you can't beat 'em, join 'em. Become one with the zombie horde of Raccoon City with the Resident Evil 2 Zombie All-Pro Makeup Kit from Mehron, available now in the United States! 🧟… " .
  17. Resident Evil 5 and Resident Evil 6 land on Nintendo Switch October 29th
  18. Capcom recruiting RE Ambassadors to test game currently in development
  19. 『バイオハザード™・ザ・エクストリーム』特別ご招待 | CAPCOM:バイオハザードシリーズ 公式サイト
  20. カプコンの開発陣が『バイオハザード RE:2』などの開発事例を講義する“カプコン オープンカンファレンス RE:2019”が東京、大阪で9月に開催 - ファミ通.com
  21. 「バイオハザード」ナンバリング三作品をまとめて楽しむ「トリプル パック」が2019年10月31日(木)に発売! | CAPCOM:バイオハザードシリーズ 公式サイト
  22. バイオハザード(カプコン) on Twitter: "「城とドラゴン」での「バイオハザード」コラボ開催決定!8/30(金)より、「城とドラゴン」に、クリスやジルなどの人気キャラクターが登場します! #城ドラ #バイオハザード… "
  23. バイオハザード(カプコン) on Twitter: "レオン・S・ケネディがゲーム内で着用、R.P.D. 支給ソフトアーマーベストの完全復刻品が発売決定。3Dスキャン用衣装を元にゲーム内に登場したものと寸分の違いなく、こだわって完全再現した世界一精巧なレプリカです。豪華フレーム付パッチセット付属。 #バイオハザード… "
  24. バイオハザード(カプコン) on Twitter: "新たな挑戦として開発進行中のワーキングタイトル「PROJECT RESISTANCE」始動! 9月10日(火)0:00にティザー映像公開予定! 続報を待て! #Pレジスタンス… "
  25. PlayTeppen on Twitter: "TEPPEN's first expansion has arrived, and the Land of Illusion will be changed forever. Download TEPPEN for free today, and see what the Day of Nightmares has in store for you. #TEPPEN #Capcom #GungHo #DayofNightmares"
  26. 『PROJECT RESISTANCE』「PlayStation® presents LIVE SHOW」 PlayStation®祭"OSAKA 2019"
  27. Capcom at NYCC 2019 - Capcom Unity
  28. PROJECT RESISTANCE Closed beta test feedback
  29. MHW Iceborne - Leon & Claire
  30. 30.0 30.1 バイオハザード(カプコン) on Twitter: "VRで「バイオハザード7」の世界に入り、最大4人で探索するフリーロームVRホラーアトラクション。10月26日(土)よりプラサカプコン池袋店のVR-X内にて稼働決定!本日より予約開始! … " .
  31. Capcom Dev 1 on Twitter: "【Escape for Halloween】 Do you think you can make it to the Halloween Party?! Click on the link below and see if you can Survive. あなたはハロウィンパーティーの会場へたどり着くことができるか!? 下記URLより挑戦しよう! Tシャツプレゼントキャンペーンも開催中 "
  32. MHW: Iceborne Title Update 11.50 (PS4) / (Xbox One) – Raccoon City, Contest Winners and more - Capcom Unity
  33. Capcom UK on Twitter: "We're happy to reveal that we're shambling our way to #X019 this week! 🧟‍♀️🧟‍♂️🧟‍♀️🧟‍♂️ If you're attending, swing by our booth to try out Project Resistance, as either one of the resourceful Survivors, or the vicious Mastermind! " / Twitter