Evi is a media franchise consisting of a survival/horror video game
series, comic books, novelizations, 3 Hollywood motion pictures, and a
variety of collectibles that include action figures, strategy guides,
and publications. A computer-animated movie set within the series'
universe is due for release in 2008 (named Resident Evil Degeneration).
Developed by Capcom and created by Shinji Mikami, the 13-game series
has been influenced by George A. Romero's Dead movies and has sold 34.5
million copies as of February 29, 2008.