"An electrical symbol is imprinted."
— Item examination
The Key can be found inside the Image preparation room in both original Resident Evil and its remake. In the original game, player can press the button on the panel right located on right side of the room where the pillar will move to reveal the key. In the 2002 remake, however, the key can only be obtained inside a small room which require four passcode (8, 4, 6, and 2) to enter.
- Takeo, Sakamoto, ed (1997) (in Japanese). Inside of BIO-HAZARD. Famitsu. ISBN 4-89366-659-2.
- Hamamura, Koichi, ed (2002) (in Japanese). biohazard Kaitai Shinsho. Famitsu. ISBN 4-7577-0980-3.