"An odd-shaped key. Umbrella's logo is on the tag..."
— Item examination - English
"かわった形をしているカギだ プレートにアンブレラのマークがみえるが・・・ "
— Item examination - Japanese
The W. Box Key (武器ボックスのカギ buki-bokkusu no kagi ) is a key item in Resident Evil 2.
It is used to unlock the Weapons Locker, revealing the Magnum Parts in Leon's scenarios (for his Magnum), or two cases of regular Grenade Rounds in Claire's scenarios. In William Birkin's underground lab, there are several white lockers bunched together in the area. One of them has a flashing blue light and is the Weapons Locker.
The key is hidden in the side of the Cable car platform. The Lighter can be used on the mounted flare gun to light up the area, revealing the key's location, Although the player can examine its location without the need to any light source to take the key.
- Dan Birlew (2003). Resident Evil 2 & 3 Official Strategy Guide. Indianapolis: BradyGames.
- Sumner, Christian; Shotten, Brian; Owen, Michael, eds (9 November 2005). Resident Evil Archives: Umbrella's Virus Uncovered. Translated by Zpang America, Inc.. BradyGames. ISBN 0744006554.
- Ōno, Tetsuya; Masui, Kō, eds (31 March 2005). biohazard archives. Famitsu. ISBN 4-906-582-31-1.
- Tahara, Seiji (田原 誠司), ed (1998). BIOHAZARD 2 Official Guide Book. Japan: Famitsu.