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Resident Evil 3: Nemesis

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Resident Evil 3: Nemesis
Resident Evil 3: Nemesis cover
Release dates
Windows June 16, 2000
Resident Evil 3: Nemesis guide at StrategyWiki
Resident Evil 3: Nemesis at Wikipedia
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Key points

Higher resolution backgrounds (640 x 480 - while PS1 uses 320 x 240)
Higher resolution / uncompressed FMVs (Sourcenext version only)
Suffers from PS1's shaky polygon/vertices effect (the same effect can be produced on the original RE2 Version when running in software mode), possibly due to incompatibility with modern video cards or the game is running in software mode.
Press F2 to access the in-game options menu.
Press F9 to quit the program.

General information

Resident Evil Wiki


Source DRM Notes Keys OS

Essential improvements[edit]

Resident Evil 3 Restoration Project[edit]

Better graphics - background textures, FMV's and better audio quality - music, sound effects

Resident Evil 3 Environmental Graphics Mod[edit]

Vastly improve visual quality and address some bugs

Game data[edit]

In-game general settings.
In-game general settings.

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\
This is the default path used by the game. The save file location can be determined by the user.

Video settings[edit]

Launcher/in-game video settings.
Launcher/in-game video settings.

Input settings[edit]

In-game keyboard settings.
In-game keyboard settings.
In-game gamepad settings.
In-game gamepad settings.

Audio settings[edit]

In-game audio settings.
In-game audio settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost


Language UI Audio Sub Notes

Issues fixed[edit]

Lines across the entire screen[edit]

Disable the "Texture Correction" option[1]

Other information[edit]


Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 7
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 95 98
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 233 MHz Intel Pentium 266 MHz
System memory (RAM) 64 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 50 MB 420
Video card (GPU) 4 MB of VRAM
DirectX 6.1 compatible


  1. The game's README file