"This keycard is used to bypass the security lock on the brakes."
— Item examination

The Magnetic Card (磁気カード Jiki kādo?) is a key item in Resident Evil 0. It appears as a plastic black card with the Umbrella logo on the back.


It is used to activate the brakes of the Ecliptic Express by bringing it to the Rear Deck and using it on brake controls. Once Used, the player must complete the puzzle to stop the train.


The Magnetic Card is found in the operator cab located in plane sight.[1]

Further notes

A green version existed in the Biohazard 0 TRIAL EDITION. It reads "brake system". An alternative -green - model was present in the Biohazard 0 TRIAL EDITION coding, instead reading "blake system".




  1. Hamamura (ed.), KAITAISHINSHO, p.277.
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