At this point in the franchise, Anderson is content to alight the saga on a perpetual rewind loop, ever-ending, ever-rebooting, all subsidized by his nonpareil compositional sense.
—Jaime N. Christley Slant Magazine
Writer-director W.S. Anderson's overseeing of the Resident Evil zombie franchise has proven to be both lunatically haphazard and dementedly enthusiastic.
—Clark Collins Entertainment Weekly
Giant brains with teeth, suburban mutant zombies, more bullets than a John Woo film festival, and hot girls in skin-tight S&M outfits pummelling each other to a deafening dubstep soundtrack. If you're looking for brainless, blood-guzzling carnage, you've found it.
—Ken McIntyre Total Film
A zombie plague may have laid waste the world, but apparently supplies of black leather unitards have yet to be exhausted.
—Jeannette Catsoulis New York Times
"At last," Alice narrates, "we thought we had survived the horror." But no.
—Roger Moore McClatchy-Tribune News Service