Capcom's successful "survival horror" game, in which the player tries to solve puzzles and escape a mansion filled with zombies, using quite limited amount of ammunition.
Biohazard successfully used the control system that allows for a cinematic, static yet ever-changing camera angle, that was first used in "Alone in the Dark".
Translated box blurb' (japanese Playstation release):
The horror draws nearer! An epic fight for survival!
This is the essence of survival games!!
July, 1998, in Racoon City, where murder after murder is committed. The alpha team of the special police S.T.A.R.S. venture to the crime scenes to investigate, but what awaited them was a mysterious and horrifying fight for survival……