Whilst this may seem like a bit of a long shot, it seems like Resident Evil 7 may have begun development last year shortly after Resident Evil 6 shipped. A LinkedIn profile has suggested as least some pre-production design has been done between November 2012 and January 2013.
Karen Brakenridge had on her CV a role of Costume Designer for "the video game Resident Evil 7" on her profile whilst working at House of Moves, a well known Mo-cap studio. The job listing isn't on her profile anymore but an eagle-eyed NeoGAF user noted the details. At first I thought "Well, maybe this could just be the next Resident Evil movie?" but they're only up to the fifth film so far in the franchise.
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