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Resident Evil 2

Publishers Capcom
Developers Capcom
Release date 1998
Genre Survival, Horror
Game rating

Game Description

Resident Evil 2 is a survival horror game developed and published by Capcom and released for the PlayStation in 1998. The player controls Leon S Kennedy and Claire Redfield, who must escape Raccoon City after its citizens are transformed into zombies by a biological weapon two months after the events of the original Resident Evil. The gameplay focuses on exploration, puzzles, and combat; the main difference from its predecessor are the branching paths, with each player character having unique storylines and obstacles.

Download Resident Evil 2

We might have the game available for more than one platform. Resident Evil 2 is currently available on these platforms:

Windows (1998)

Resident Evil 2 is no longer abandonware. You can now buy the game from:

Resident Evil 2 on Steam

Additional files, patches and fixes

Resident Evil 2 Windows ReadMe (English)

Resident Evil 2 PlayStation Manual (English)

Resident Evil 2 Windows Manual (Japanese)

Resident Evil 2 Screenshots


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  1. This OG PC port of Resident Evil 2 is still definitely abandonware, there is no way to buy this version of the game legally aside from an ever dwindling pool of second hand copies. Admin needs to restore the download and get rid of the Steam link that’s to a totally different game…

  2. So I had the same issue of not being able to load my save game data. Easy fix for me at least after some digging. Go to properties on either ClarieP or LeonP or even Residentevil.exe and click compatibility and select compatibility mode Windows Xp service pack 2 and click apply and ok. Worked just fine and read all my save data. Also, the links to the missing codec file to play the cutscenes works. Check out their links and it’s as simple as a download.


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