Resident Evil Horror Survivor?

So, I wrote a long, and rather elegant, post about how Resident Evil knows it’s not a Horror franchise any more. The over-the-shoulder camera, the zombies and how they’ve become almost cartoon-ish, the level-design and game-play, but the whole thing mysteriously disappeared after publishing. So, here’s the drift: Resident Evil isn’t a horror franchise, it knows we like kicking the crap out of zombies, and it’s letting us do just that. Let’s try to remember that when we review the games, shall we?

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