"A fancy-looking key."
— Inventory description
"A diamond-shaped key."
— Inventory examination
— Inventory description - Japanese
— Inventory examination - Japanese
The Diamond Key is a key item in the in the Resident Evil 2 remake. It appears as a large, silver key with an ornate handle shaped like a pink diamond.
- Unlocks the door at the outside area of the Firing Range.
- Unlocks the door to the Linen Room.
- Unlocks the door that leads to the Elevator Controls Room (Claire only).
Note: Leon doesn't need to pick up this key in order to beat the game.
Inside the Morgue - on the second morgue coffin from right to left on the northern side of the room.
In the [1st] run, the zombie inside the morgue with the key will only wake up after it is picked up, in the [2nd] run, the zombie will wake up immediately when his morgue is fully open.