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  • The Travis maritime trading company begins exploiting mineral resources in Africa.
  • The Travis Company starts collecting African flora & fauna samples and launches its drug manufacturing venture.
  • The Travis Company is renamed Tricell.
Dec 1966
  • The "Progenitor Flower" containing the virus is brought back to America for cultivation by Dr. Marcus and Bailey.
Mar 1967
  • Spencer furthers his plan to establish a company.
Nov 1967
  • The mansion and research lab are completed in the Arklay mountains on the outskirts of Raccoon City.
  • Manufacturing of Raccoon City's streetcars begins in Europe. The streetcar network opens.
  • Drug company Umbrella is founded as a facade.
Jul 1968
Aug 1968
  • Umbrella seizes control of part of the African ruins where the Progenitor Flower flourishes from the indigenous Ndipaya tribe. The African laboratory is established.
Feb 1969
  • Alexander begins planning for the construction of the Antarctic base. The laboratory for the classified project "Code: Veronica" is secretly established underground.
Jun 1969
  • Umbrella's African laboratory is completed, with Bailey appointed as director.
Nov 1969
  • Umbrella's Antarctic base and laboratory are completed.
Dec 1977
Jan 1978
Jul 1978
  • The Training Facility is closed. Wesker, Birkin, and the T-Virus research are moved to the Arklay laboratory. Dr. Marcus continues researching independently.
  • The African laboratory succeeds in cultivating the Progenitor Virus. Under strict supervision, the African laboratory becomes the sole supplier of the virus.
Jul 1981
  • Alexia graduates at the top of her class from a renowned university at only 10 years old. She is appointed senior researcher at the Umbrella Antarctic laboratory.
Mar 1982
  • Alexia administers the T-Veronica virus to her father Alexander, resulting in failure. Alexander is officially reported as missing.
Dec 1983
  • Alexia self-administers the T-Veronica virus and enters a 15 year cryogenic sleep. Officially she is declared as having died from infection following an accident.
  • The T-Virus project continues under the leadership of Birkin. The Tyrant, the ultimate B.O.W., is developed.
  • Wesker is reassigned to the Department of Intelligence.
Feb 1991
  • Hilda is transformed into a creature as the virus rampages through her body. He informs the local community that his wife has died.
Dec 1991
  • The Soviet Union falls.
  • Birkin is reassigned to the Raccoon underground laboratory.
Dec 1993
  • Alfred graduates from a UK university, and is appointed director of the Antarctic base. As an Umbrella manager he is also appointed commander of the Rockfort Island base.
  • John is reassigned from the Chicago laboratory to the Arklay laboratory as Birkin's successor.
May 1996
  • Waste accumulates at Umbrella's exclusive waste treatment plant due to a large increase in the amount to be processed. Untreated contaminants leak.
May 1998
  • The Cerberuses claim their first victim. The dismembered body of a 20 year-old woman is discovered.
  • A catastrophic viral leak occurs at the Arklay laboratory. The laboratory is decimated.
  • A number of victims and disappearances occur in the Arklay mountains on the outskirts of Raccoon City. The City intervenes by dispatching S.T.A.R.S. to investigate.
  • Umbrella dispatches 2 successive reconnaissance teams to the Training Facility as part of a project to reclaim the facility. The first team is wiped out by the B.O.W.s inside.
  • The S.T.A.R.S. Bravo team helicopter is forced into an emergency landing in the Arklay mountains due to a mysterious engine complication. The team investigates Umbrella's Ecliptic Express and the former Training Facility. The Training Facility is eventually obliterated.
  • S.T.A.R.S. Alpha team is dispatched to search for Bravo Team. They are ultimately able to reach the mansion.
  • Overrun by the virus, the Arklay laboratory and mansion are destroyed. Wesker escapes from the laboratory shortly before the explosion. 4 members of S.T.A.R.S. Alpha team along with one of Bravo team survive. Nothing remains of the laboratory.
Aug 1998
  • Carried by rats, the virus leaks from the laboratory and causes a biohazard throughout Raccoon City. A number of cases of cannibalism are reported in urban areas. The events are covered by the media.
  • The Raccoon Police department is overwhelmed, and the chief of police descends into madness. The mayor flees the city, abandoning his daughter.
  • Leon and Claire escape from Raccoon City, rescuing Birkin's daughter Sherry in the process. The US Army intervenes, declaring martial law.
Oct 1998
  • The US government approves the extermination operation. Under direct orders of the President, Raccoon City is annihilated by a missile attack.
  • Leon and Sherry are placed under US government protection. The US Intelligence Agency headhunts Leon for a position as a government agent.
  • The US government suspends Umbrella's business activities. Outraged at this decision, Umbrella sues the government.
Nov 1998
  • Spencer orders the closure of the African laboratory.
  • Claire sends an email for help to Leon after escaping from the prison. Chris is informed of Claire's location.
  • Alexia awakens from her cryogenic sleep at the Antarctic laboratory. Alfred dies.
  • After the battle, Chris and Claire flee the Antarctic base. The base is destroyed.
  • Hidalgo administers the Veronica Virus to his daughter Manuela in an attempt to treat the same local disease that infected her mother before her.
  • A number of young girls are reported missing in South America.
  • Under special orders, US government agent Leon and Special-ops member Jack Krauser are dispatched to South America with orders to secure Hidalgo.
  • Leon and Krauser encounter Manuela, and proceed to Hidalgo's complex, where they discover the remains of the missing girls.
  • Leon and Krauser defeat Hidalgo who has since fused with the Veronica plant, and escape from Hidalgo's complex by helicopter with Manuela. Manuela is placed under US government protection.
  • Krauser is discharged from the U.S. Army after his wounded left arm fails to heal. He eventually contacts Wesker and joins his organization.
Feb 2003
  • Having received information on the development of a new B.O.W., the Russian government commences an assault on Umbrella's Caucasus laboratory in Russia.
  • Having located the whereabouts of the U.M.F.-013, Wesker infiltrates the Russian branch and defeats Vladimir who has transformed into a creature.
  • Confidential data on Umbrella is submitted to the court, resulting in a guilty verdict. Umbrella files for bankruptcy.
  • The BSAA is established by the Global Pharmaceutical Consortium, an organization that employs a number of Tricell's board of directors.
  • Ada intercepts an email sent by Los Illuminados researcher Luis Serra, who is asking a friend for help. She obtains information on Las Plagas.
  • Luis flees the cult, taking a sample of the control Plaga with him.
  • Wesker orders Krauser to infiltrate the Illuminados cult in order to retrieve a control Plaga.
Fall 2004
  • Krauser abducts Ashley Graham, the daughter of the President of the United States.
  • Under orders from Wesker, Ada is also sent in to separately retrieve a control Plaga.
  • Having merged with the mother Plaga and turning into a creature, castellan Ramon Salazar is defeated by Leon.
  • Krauser is defeated by Ada.
  • Ada steals the control Plaga sample from Leon, and escapes the cult's island complex.
  • Leon escapes the island with Ashley on a jet ski. The island complex is destroyed.
  • Terrorist group Veltro, who were opposed to the construction of the artificial island city of Terragrigia, cause a biohazard by releasing the T-Abyss virus within the city.
  • Having received information regarding Chris' disappearance, Jill and Parker Luciani are dispatched on a search mission aboard luxury cruise ship Queen Zenobia. All communication is lost once they board the ship, and it is only later revealed that the information on Chris was a decoy.
  • Keith and Quint learn of a third cruise ship, the Queen Dido, while searching for information.
  • Although Jill and Chris discover the research facility deep in the bowels of the ship, the Queen Zenobia is scuttled by self destruct system.
  • Evidence is discovered implicating FBC Commissioner Morgan's involvement with the Terragrigia Panic. Morgan is arrested based on the evidence. The BSAA seizes this opportunity, and is reformed as an anti-bioterrorism unit under the jurisdiction of the UN.
Aug 2005
  • NGO Terrasave demands the release of the results of pharmaceutical giant WilPharma's clinical experiments in India.
Nov 2005
  • Senator Ron Davies colludes with pharmaceutical giant WilPharma to help them to construct a research facility in Harvardville. A number of protests erupt after this decision.
  • Terrasave member Claire lands at Harvardville airport.
  • Former Terrasave member Curtis Miller unleashes a bioterror attack on Harvardville airport, as planned by WilPharma's chief engineer Frederic Downing.
  • The White House dispatches its agent Leon, who arrives in Harvardville. He assists SRT (a special unit of the local police force) members Angela Miller and Greg Glenn in searching for survivors.
  • Glenn is infected by the virus, and dies.
  • The USAMRIID (United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases) identifies the virus used in the terror attack. The government attempts to administer the WilPharma-manufactured "T-Vaccine", but the cargo truck containing the vaccine is destroyed in another terror incident.
  • Claire discovers that the G-Virus is stored in WilPharma's Air Dome facility, and informs Leon.
  • Curtis infiltrates the Air Dome, and obtains the G-Virus.
  • Downing destroys the Air Dome. Seriously wounded, Curtis injects himself with the G-Virus.
  • The Air Dome's automated sterilization program is activated. The research facility is also destroyed.
  • Through their combined efforts, Leon, Angela and Claire are able to fend off Curtis, who has since transformed into a G life-form, and escape from the Air Dome. They arrest Downing as he attempts to conclude the sale of the G-Virus.
  • Senator Davies dies under mysterious circumstances.
  • A Tricell unit retrieves the corpse of Curtis.
Aug 2006
  • Wesker returns to his headquarters. Having captured Jill, he cryogenically freezes her in preparation for Uroboros Virus experimentation.
  • The following facts are revealed by the notes discovered in the Spencer residence:

    -In his search for immortality, Spencer ordered Alex to develop a new virus. He shipped hundreds of test subjects to a research facility constructed on a remote tropical island.
    -Alex requested further test subjects from Spencer over a phone call.
    -Spencer was informed by Alex of the success of the viral experiments.
    -Alex disappeared along with the entirety of the virus research.
    -Under orders from Spencer, the family butler Patrick carried out human experiments in the Spencer residence.
    -Spencer ordered Patrick to disclose his location to Wesker indirectly. The location of Spencer's mansion was leaked to information broker Ricardo Irving.
    -Spencer eventually released Patrick from his service.
    -Spencer's location was revealed to Wesker through Irving.
Nov 2006
  • The BSAA discontinues its search for Jill, who is presumed dead. An empty grave is erected in her memory.
  • The Uroboros project begins, and all Tricell researchers who worked on the Uroboros Virus and related data are eliminated.
  • Working for Tricell's Resource Development division, Ricardo Irving releases the Plaga 2 in the Kijuju Autonomous Region. The local inhabitants are transformed into Majini.
  • The West African branch of the BSAA dispatches its Alpha team, captained by Dan DeChant, to the Kijuju Autonomous Region to arrest Irving.
  • Having received information related to Jill's survival, Chris joins the BSAA West African branch's operation as backup.
  • Chris teams up with local BSAA agent Sheva Alomar in the Kijuju Autonomous Region. The are mobilized as part of Bravo team.
  • Alpha team is assaulted by an Uroboros Virus experiment victim, and are wiped out.
  • BSAA agent Raynard Fisher, who had been working undercover in the Kijuju Autonomous Region, is executed by the locals who have turned into Majini.
  • Delta team is attacked by an Ndesu, resulting in the deaths of the entire team save for Stone.
  • Chris and Sheva encounter Wesker, along with Jill who is under his control. After the battle they are able to restore Jill to her former self.
  • Chris and Sheva face off with Excella, who has been transformed into an Uroboros creature. They defeat her using a satellite laser.
  • Jill escapes from the Tricell facility with Josh using a helicopter. They make their way to Chris and Sheva in order to rescue them.
  • Attempting to spread the Uroboros Virus, Wesker escapes on a bomber but is forced into an emergency landing on a volcanic island. Chris and Sheva defeat Wesker, and intercept the Uroboros Missile launch.
Nov 2010
  • Mineral deposits are discovered below the autonomous region held by independence fighters during a ceasefire in the Eastern Slav Republic civil war. The government resumes its military action under the pretext of counter-bioterrorism. The independence movement radicalizes.
  • According to rumors, Monsters have been sighted in Eastern Slav battlefields.
  • BSAA advisor Barry lands on a remote island in search of his daughter Moira.
Feb 2011
  • The American government pulls out of the Eastern Slav Republic. All American citizens, including the staff at the embassy, are ordered to leave.
  • Having received reports regarding the use of B.O.W.s (Bio-Organic Weapons) on the battlefield, U.S. special agent Leon is dispatched to the Eastern Slav Republic, but he is immediately ordered to withdraw. Leon ignores the order and remains on location.
  • Leon is captured by rebel force guerillas Alexander Kozachenko and J.D., but manages to escape during the confusion caused by a government army assault.
  • Ada visits the Eastern Slav Republic posing as a BSAA special investigator, and meets with president Svetlana Belikova.
  • Fleeing from government troops, Alexander is forced to kill his own Ataman (leader), Ivan Judanovich, who is close to death and cannot go on. He vows to fulfill his dying wish.
  • Leon is recaptured at the rebel base, a church.
  • J.D. frees Leon, and implores him to prevent Alexander from continuing Ivan's plans.
  • While pursuing Alexander, Leon encounters Ada, who informs him of the government's plans to bomb the area.
  • The church used by the rebels is attacked by a hoard of B.O.W.s (Bio-Organic Weapons), and falls. J.D., who has been infected, hands over his equipment to Leon before dying.
  • Belikova sees through Ada's charade, and has her imprisoned.
  • Ada escapes. Leon infiltrates the underground area where Ada was being held, and together they discover the president's Plaga breeding facility.
  • Alexander, who has allowed himself to be parasitized by a dominant-type Plaga, attacks Belikova controlling a pack of Lickers, but is unable to reach her.
  • Having waited for the right opportunity to invade, the American and Russian armies take advantage of the confusion to commence their own attack on the Eastern Slav Republic.
  • The Eastern Slav government surrenders, and America and Russia install an interim government. Belikova resigns. The corporations that had supported the previous government are liquidated.
  • BSAA Alpha Team captain Chris engages J'avo belonging to anti-government forces in the Republic of Edonia in Eastern Europe.
  • Chris loses his entire team save for Piers Nivans in a trap set by the terrorist organization Neo Umbrella. In the ensuing chaos, Chris is wounded and loses his memory.
  • Neo Umbrella captures and imprisons Jake and Sherry in their laboratory, where they are experimented on for six months.
  • Having lost his memory, Chris lives his life as a drunken recluse in Eastern Europe. Piers and his comrades desperately search for their former captain.
  • Intrigued by a call from U.S. presidential aide Derek C. Simmons, Ada begins her search of a submarine.
  • Leon, an agent under the direct authority of President Benford, accompanies the president to Tall Oaks, where the president plans to reveal the truth behind the events that led to the destruction of Raccoon City. But the city is hit by a bioterror attack shortly before the president's speech, and Benford and a large number of citizens are infected by a virus.
  • Suspected of having murdered the president, Helena Harper and Leon head to China in search of evidence that will prove their innocence.
  • Still suffering from amnesia, Chris is persuaded by Piers to return to the BSAA's ranks, where his memory returns while fighting. Although he is able to defeat the B.O.W. (Bio-Organic Weapon) Iluzija, he once again loses his entire team except Piers.
  • Ada searches the underground laboratory previously found by Leon and Helena. After viewing a recording of her doppelganger Carla Radames emerging from a chrysalis, she heads to China in search of more clues that will help link all of these events.
  • Jake and Sherry are able to escape together from the Neo Umbrella facility where they were being held. During his long imprisonment, Jake learned that he is the son of Albert Wesker, who once tried to destroy the world. Jake and Sherry are relentlessly perused, but are eventually saved by Chris and Piers.
  • Leon and Helena travel to China, but the plane they are on is brought down during an attack by a Lepotitsa B.O.W. (Bio-Organic Weapon). They miraculously survive the crash and unexpectedly come across Jake and Sherry at the crash site. Leon informs Sherry of the treachery of her superior, Simmons.
  • Leon and Sherry come face-to-face with Simmons, but during the confusion he is injected with the Enhanced C-Virus and begins to mutate. They battle Simmons on top of a train and defeat him.
  • Having learned of Ada's plan to carry out a bioterror attack on a global scale, Chris and Piers begin taking measures to stop her. Although they manage to corner "Ada" (in reality Carla Radames), she is shot by an assassin sent by Simmons. However, she manages to infect herself with the Enhanced C-Virus and mutates into a horrific creature.
  • Ada faces off against her doppelganger Carla after learning the truth from Simmons' voice recorder. The mutated Carla takes over the entire carrier but, after a bitter struggle, is ultimately defeated by Ada. Chris and Piers escape from the carrier in a fighter, while Ada makes her exit in a helicopter.
  • A missile launched from the carrier detonates over Tatchi, releasing a vast quantity of gas. The large-scale biohazard spreads rapidly. As Leon witnesses the ensuing chaos in the city, Chris informs him of Ada's death.
  • Leon and Helena meet up with Ada again and fight their way through the zombie hordes towards the Quad Tower. They are ambushed by Simmons, but are able to fend him off.
  • Ada enters Carla's laboratory and obliterates all traces of her research and activity. She disappears once again into the shadows.
  • Leon and Helena are forced to fight off Simmons once more while climbing the Quad Tower. Simmons mutates one last time but the pair are able to destroy him at last. They escape from the burning tower using a helicopter.
  • Chris and Piers find Sherry and Jake inside the underwater base. They witness the birth of the B.O.W. (Bio-Organic Weapon) Haos and stay behind to fight the creature, buying time for Sherry and Jake to escape.
  • Jake comes face to face with the B.O.W. (Bio-Organic Weapon) Ustanak in the magma control room. Although the creature falls into the lava, it somehow survives. Jake and Sherry use a Magnum to defeat it once and for all.
  • Chris and Piers battle with the B.O.W. (Bio-Organic Weapon) Haos. In a last-ditch effort to save Chris from the creature's grip, Piers deliberately injects himself with the C-Virus and begins to mutate.
  • Chris and Piers fight off Haos. Sensing he is on the verge of losing control to his mutations, Piers pushes Chris into an escape pod and launches it before his captain has a chance to react. He engages and defeats Haos one last time before the lab begins to detonate, and then surrenders to his fate.