Resident Evil 4 Videos

With Resident Evil 7 tantalisingly close to launch, now seems like a pretty good time to reflect on the highs - and lows of the beloved franchise. Or, if you're Aoife Wilson, now is the time to find out which Resident Evil games Chris hasn't played and then force him to experience them for the first time on camera.

VideoWatch: Where did Resident Evil go wrong?

Here's this week's Eurogamer Show.

Resident Evil has a long and sometimes proud history. I think it's fair to say that the first couple of Resident Evil games were genre defining, which makes it all the more tragic to contemplate the state in which the series currently exists.

It doesn't take much more than a cursory glance at the pastiness of my skin or the way I flinch at the words "team sports" to realise I have never been a fan of the great outdoors. Nature seems a little bit too adept at making terrible things happen to adequate people for my liking, and video games seem to agree.