After talking about the broad strokes of Resident Evil 7 for so long, Capcom has begun showing bits and pieces of the game's more traditional elements in weekly clips. I just had to write about this pair.
The first clip, "Survival," is ostensibly about combining items -- in this case, an herb with chem fluid to create magical, wound-erasing first-aid juice -- but my eyes went straight to the objective list on the left of the screen. "Get 3 dog heads and open the door to the yard," reads one. "Get the dog's head from the dissection room," says another. How is that (presumably) a puzzle?! Who, in-universe, is taking the time to build these contraptions? And what's their hourly rate for contract work?... read more