- Resident EvilIntroducing
- Resident Evil 2Introducing
- Resident Evil 3: NemesisIntroducing
- Resident Evil Gun Survivor Introducing
- Resident Evil 0Introducing
- Resident Evil OutbreakIntroducing
- Resident Evil 4Introducing
- Resident Evil: The Umbrella ChroniclesIntroducing
- Resident Evil: DegenerationIntroducing
- Resident Evil 5Introducing
- Resident Evil: The Darkside ChroniclesIntroducing
- Resident Evil: RevelationsIntroducing
- Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon CityIntroducing
- Resident Evil 6Introducing
- Resident Evil: DamnationIntroducing
- Resident Evil 7: Biohazard
Voiced by Bill Houston (2000) and Sam Riegel (2009)
- "I'm glad that I met you ... I... I love you... Claire..."
- An Axe to Grind: His Weapon of Choice when he's a giant monster.
- Badass Normal
- Big Damn Heroes: He has more than one scene of being this.
- Bishounen: Compared to other male characters he is much younger.
- Bling-Bling-BANG!: He first takes the Gold Lugers.
- Did Not Get the Girl: On account of a nasty case of viral mutation followed by death.
- Does This Remind You of Anything?: In Code: Veronica, Steve has a barcode tattoo on his left forearm that bears a lot of similarities to a Nazi concentration camp tattoo, a tattoo that is strongly implied to have been gotten due to his status as a prisoner on Alexia's Antarctica fortress.
- Dual Wielding
- Dying Declaration of Love: "I-I'm glad that I met you. I-I love you...Claire." In The Darkside Chronicles, he doesn't get past "love".
- Emo Teen: Though it's not unjustified. If you need specifics, his dad worked for Umbrella and became a mole. Umbrella found out, killed his mom and imprisoned both his dad and himself. Then there's the viral outbreak, he has to kill his own dad to prevent him from chomping on Claire...
- Face–Monster Turn: See Tragic Monster below.
- Fiery Redhead
- Go Out with a Smile
- Guns Akimbo: First his Lugers, then his machine guns. If he weren't Dual Wielding... he probably wouldn't be Steve.
- I'm Cold... So Cold...: Inverted. He comments that Claire is warm.
- Improbable Age: He's only seventeen, yet can fly a cargo plane surprisingly well.
- The Internet Is for Porn: In The Darkside Chronicles, he mentions that the guards at Rockfort Island had computers that were used for games and porn.
- Lampshade Hanging: Again in The Darkside Chronicles, he has a tendancy to lampshade what's going on.
- Magic Pants: Averted in Code: Veronica and played straight in The Darkside Chronicles, of the everything-but-a-small-portion-of-the-pants-ripping variety.
- No Celebrities Were Harmed: Looked nearly identical to Leonardo DiCaprio from Titanic (1997) in the original release. It was so blatant that his hair was changed for the PS2 remake and every incarnation that's appeared since then as a result.
- Red Eyes, Take Warning/Supernatural Gold Eyes/Hellish Pupils: As a monster, he has slitted pupils, gold around the pupils, and the rest of his eyes are red.
- Staking the Loved One: He is forced to kill his father after the latter was turned into a zombie before he could chomp Claire.
- Stepford Smiler: Type A.
- Tragic Monster: In the second half of the game, he's captured by Alexia and mutated. He rages as a monster for a short time before he turns back and dies.
Voiced by: Peter Oldring (2000) and Richard Cansino (2009)
Alexia's twin brother who had been running their estate and facilities on Rockfort Island in her place. Notably rather obsessed with his sister, having practically worshipped her ever since they were children, fully acknowledging her as the most intelligent of the two, and missed her like crazy for fifteen years.
- Aristocrats Are Evil
- Attractive Bent-Gender: When he's dressed as Alexia. This is more evident in The Darkside Chronicles. While Code: Veronica uses Alexia's character model, the former game uses a unique model◊.
- Axe Crazy
- Brother-Sister Incest/Twincest: Really, just ask anyone who's played Code: Veronica. The novelization makes Alfred's sexual feelings for Alexia far more obvious.
- Cold Sniper: Sort of, he is still childish and insane, rather than the stoic personality a cold sniper usually has. However, he is definitely not a friendly sniper, as he enjoys trying to shoot Claire and doesn't really like her.
- Cloning Blues
- Creepy Twins: With Alexia.
- The Dandy
- Disc One Final Boss
- The Dragon
- Enfante Terrible: In the backstory.
- Even Evil Has Loved Ones: He truly loves his sister. To a disturbing degree.
- Evil Brit
- Evil Is Hammy
- Evil Genius: Although he has a lower genius level than that of his sister.
- Go Mad from the Isolation: Let's just say that spending fifteen years as the only one left in the family didn't go so well for him.
- Giggling Villain: Infamously.
- The Heavy: To his sister's Big Bad.
- Insane Equals Violent
- Large Ham
- Morality Pet: Well, not a morality pet whatsoever so much as a humanity pet to Alexia. Hell, the reason she blows up Claire and Steve's snowmobile and has the latter turn Tragic Monster is to avenge his death.
- Noblewoman's Laugh: As Alexia and otherwise, almost impressively.
- Not-So-Harmless Villain: The Darkside Chronicles puts his crimes and insanity in a much darker light.
- Psychopathic Manchild: It's been stated that it's something he and his sister share, but The Darkside Chronicles really goes to town displaying his.
- Self-Made Orphan: Used his father as a guinea pig.
- Siblings in Crime
- Sissy Villain
- Sniper Rifle: His weapon of choice, though he's a really, really bad shot.
- Split Personality: Ever since Alexia left, it appeared he'd taken to dressing in her clothes and talking to himself as her in the mirror.
- Undying Loyalty: To Alexia.
- The Unfavorite: For being born without his sister's ungodly intellectual capacity. It really isn't brought up, however, except as one of a few reasons the twins used their father as a guinea pig.
- Villainous Crossdresser: That picture of Alexia below? That's actually him.
Voiced by: Leila Johnson (2000) and Karen Strassman (2009)
A noblewoman descended from one of Umbrella's founders, a genius scientist since at least the age of ten, and the prominent antagonist of Code: Veronica despite having been, as far as anyone knows, dead as of fifteen years before the game took place. She wasn't. Rather, she was in cryogenic sleep to incubate the specially-altered strain of the T-Veronica virus she injected herself with when she was twelve to become a god.
- Adaptational Villainy: In The Darkside Chronicles, she's even more evil, and lacks the sympathetic qualities she had in Code: Veronica.
- A God Am I: Especially in the novelization.
- Aristocrats Are Evil
- Big Bad: Of Code: Veronica.
- Big Creepy-Crawlies: Her final form.
- Bloody Murder: Her blood bursts into flames when she throws it at people.
- Child Prodigy: Hired by Umbrella at ten.
- Cloning Blues: She was created from a piece of skin from her ancestor. She did not take it well when she learned this.
- Combat Tentacles
- Creepy Twins/Half-Identical Twins: Her and her brother Alfred.
- Dark Action Girl: Probably the single most physically capable female antagonist in the series, throwing down with Albert Wesker, and coming damned close to taking Chris and Claire with her.
- Enfante Terrible: In the backstory.
- Even Evil Has Loved Ones: Her love for her brother, as twisted as it is, is the only spark of humanity she still possesses after going mad from the revelation. Averted in Darkside Chronicles, where she kills him in cold blood because he didn't wake her up on time.
- Evil Brit
- Evil Genius: And how.
- Evil Is Hammy
- Evil Laugh/Giggling Villain/Noblewoman's Laugh: She certainly uses less breath on speaking than she does on laughing.
- Evilutionary Biologist
- Expy: Alexia's multiple forms borrow heavily from Parasite Eve, particularly her opera theme music and pyrotechnic abilities. Her metallic hide is also similar to Witchblade.
- Eye Awaken: There's a nice nod to RE2 when Alexia picks herself back up after Chris defeats her the first time, just like Mr. X.
- Faking the Dead
- Final Boss
- Full-Frontal Assault: In her first One-Winged Angel form, she is completely naked◊, although due to her mutations, nothing explicit is shown.
- Go Mad from the Revelation: How much sanity she actually had to begin with is questionable, as she was seen watching Alfred kill a dragonfly as a kid, but she at least had some integrity. However, after learning about the nature of her birth, let's just say that she really went off the deep end a'la Sephiroth.
- Large Ham
- Mad Scientist
- Mook Maker: During her second One-Winged Angel form, she births small poisonous insectoid enemies to attack Chris.
- One-Winged Angel: Three times. First her skin sloughs off, then she fuses with one of the birthing pods, and finally she becomes some sort of twisted dragonfly monster.
- Psychopathic Manchild: Her and Alfred alike. Probably justified in both cases. He's insane and she has been frozen ever since she was twelve. Still, their house is full of what must be mementos from their childhood (doll collections, a merry-go-round, music boxes, and a home movie of them slowly pulling the wings off of a dragonfly and watching it die...)
- Self-Made Orphan: Used her father as a guinea pig.
- Siblings in Crime
- Silent Antagonist: She speaks a few lines when she finally appears before Chris, Claire, and Wesker, but once she mutates, she goes completely quiet. She doesn't even make any grunts or the like.
- The Sociopath: Almost fits this, as she likes Alfred. Anyone else, she doesn't give a shit about. She even experimented on her father.
- Stronger Sibling: To Alfred, especially in terms of intelligence.
- Twincest: Without actually saying it.
Rodrigo Juan Raval
Voiced by: Martin Roach (2000)
An Umbrella security agent responsible for capturing Claire and having her imprisoned on Rockfort Island.
- Badass Normal: Although he's been critically wounded by HCF troops, Rodrigo is one of the only Umbrella personnel still alive on the island by the time the game begins.
- Cruel and Unusual Death: Swallowed whole by the Gulp Worm and, if you decide to kill the monster, he's thrown back up after being partially digested by it. Not at all a pleasant way to go.
- Last of His Kind: You don't discover this about him until after he dies where he is apparently the last surviving member of his family and with him gone, there's no one left in the bloodline.
- Pet the Dog: He releases Claire from her cell, deciding that if she has no hope of escape anyway, she may as well die free. Claire later returns the favor by bringing him another bottle of hemostat to staunch his bleeding.
- Punch Clock Villain: He's a jailer for Umbrella, but personally he's quite a nice guy.
The son of Edward Ashford and father of Alexia and Alfred. Used by them a guinea pig for the T-Veronica virus turning him into the monster Nosferatu.
- Mad Scientist: He created Alexia and Alfred from a piece of Veronica Ashford. However he was not as smart as his father or his children.
- Psycho Prototype: He was the first person infected by the T-Veronica virus, both so Alexia could have revenge of her father, and to see what would happen if a human was infected by the T-Veronica virus.
- Tragic Monster: After his children found out how he created them, Alexia used him as a guinea pig for her T-Veronica virus turning him into the monster Nosferatu.
One of the three founders of Umbrella along with Ozwell E. Spencer and Dr. James Marcus, mentioned in the files and depicted in a portrait in the Ashford Mansion.
- Aristocrats Are Evil: Subverted, he was the only founder of Umbrella who was actually a good guy.
- Honest Corporate Executive: Implied, since he wanted Umbrella to be a normal pharmaceutical company.
- Minor Major Character: He's one of the founders of Umbrella (the antagonist, Bigger Bad or Greater Scope Villain of a lot of games of the serie). His two co-founders play important roles. Not him, who just receives a few passing mentions. Justified since he's dead when the games begin.
- Only Sane Man: Unlike Spencer or Marcus, Ashford was actually wanting to use the Progenitor Virus for actual medical purposes. Files indicate he actually wanted Umbrella to be just an ordinary pharmaceutical company and not an insane conspiracy that makes bioweapons.
- Posthumous Character: By the game's beginning, Edward Ashford has been dead for years, having accidentally died under mysterious circumstances (with the implication that his son Alexander took the blame for the accident, with the further implication that Ozwell Spencer may have been the one really responsible)
- Token Good Teammate: For the founders of Umbrella.