This page is a timeline of Capcom's main Resident Evil universe by in-universe events.

For a timeline based on in-universe dates see Template:Timeline and for a timeline by media see Timeline by media.

Event Date of events Type of event
United States biological weapons program 1943 General
Project W After 1966[note 1] Virus/B.O.W development
Project CODE:Veronica 1968 Virus/B.O.W development
Collapse of the Soviet Union 1980s General
Bright Raccoon 21 1990s General
Ecliptic Express Incident July 23, 1998 Viral incident
X-Day July 23–24, 1998 General
Mansion Incident July 24, 1998 Viral incident
Gadiwell outbreak Unknown Viral incident
Operation: NESTWRECKER September 23, 1998 General
Raccoon City Destruction Incident September 23-October 1, 1998 Viral incident
Raccoon Trials 1998-2003 General
Sheena Island incident November 22–26, 1998 Viral incident
Rockfort Island Incident December 27–29, 1998 Viral incident
Antarctic outbreak December 27–30, 1998 Viral incident
Anti-Virus Weapon Protocol No. 7600 2002 General
South American incident 2002
Spencer Rain outbreak September 2002 Viral incident
Atlantic Facility outbreak September 2002 Viral incident
Caucasus outbreak February 2003 Viral incident
Abduction of the President's Daughter 2004 Bioterrorism
Terragrigia Panic 2004 Bioterrorism
Rochester incident 2005
Queen Zenobia Incident
  • Queen Zenobia
  • Queen Semiramis
  • Queen Dido
2005 Viral incident
India bioterror attack 2005
Harvardville Airport incident 2005
Air Dome Laboratory Incident 2005
Raid on the Spencer Estate 2006 General
Kijuju Autonomous Zone 2008-2009 Viral incident
Philosophy University Incident August 2010
East Slavic Civil War 2010-2011
Sejm Island incident 2008-2011 Viral incident
Marhawa School incident 2012
Global Bioterrorist Attacks 2012-2013 Bioterrorism
Sonido de Tortuga Island Incident 2014
Querétaro mansion incident Unknown; after 2013
Great Lakes murders Unknown; after 2013
Alexander Institute of Biotechnology terror attack Unknown; after 2013
New York bioterrorist attack Unknown; after 2013 Bioterrorism
Dulvey incident October 2014-August 2017


  1. Started after Umbrella was founded

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