"A simple key. A padlock may be opened with this."
— Item examination - English
— Item examination - Japanese
The Padlock Key (南京錠の鍵 nankinjō no kagi ) is a key item in Resident Evil CODE:Veronica.
It's only used at the door in the prison building passage which opens a small shortcut. The key can only be used on the door from the northern side of the area, where the padlock can be seen hanging from the door.
Blinking at the bottom of the guillotine at the Guillotine square. The shutter lock needs to be released in the same area in order to gain access to the key.
- Koichi Hamamura, ed (2001) (in Japanese). BIOHAZARD CODE:Veronica Kanzenban Kaitai Shinsho. Famitsu. ISBN 4-7577-0422-4.