The pillar corridor (柱のある廊下 Hashira no aru rōka?)[1][2] is an area of the Spencer Mansion.


It is a L-shaped corridor that is brighten up the lamps on the wall, with a pillar placed on the turn. The corridor mainly connects the u-shaped corridor to the attic landing. In the remake, carpets are added on the floor in which the original Resident Evil that had featured a solid tiles floor.


In either the original and remake version of Resident Evil, player can find two green herbs near the pillar.

Bravo Team officer Richard Aiken will be found wounded in this corridor after being attacked by a giant snake inside the attic. In either Chris or Jill's scenarios, the player must return to the west storeroom to obtain the Serum.

In the original game and its re-releases, Richard will eventually die from his wounds despite bringing him the serum in time. Before dying, Richard will the player a radio. A handgun clip can be collected later from his body. In the remake versions, he will survive if the player arrives fast enough.


Resident Evil
Location Localization Original Script
Checking on Richard Richard is dead.
Resident Evil (2002)
After treating Richard Richard is resting peacefully. You should probably just leave him alone for now.
Richard Aiken (If player did not get the serum on time) Richard is already dead. If only you'd gotten that serum in time!








  1. Hamamura (ed.), Kaitai Shinsho, p.361.
  2. Takeo (ed.), Inside of BIO-HAZARD, p.63.
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