Latest Resident Evil 7 teasers take a look at inspection, trying to solve a puzzle with a creepy poppet

By Stephany Nunneley, Tuesday, 1 November 2016 14:00 GMT

Being able to inspect items picked up while wandering around a creepy, derelict mansion is important.

Having a few interesting items in your inventory is also a crucial in Resident Evil 7, as you never know when you might need that odd object you picked up. Like a straw doll that is apparently “hard to touch.”

In the video above, Volume: 7 A Closer Look, you will see the main character inspecting a metal case. The player will use the left and right triggers, or sticks possibly, to turn the object in multiple directions. As you will see, pressing the x-button will open the container, but the video cuts off before you are able to see what’s inside.

The Volume 8, Imagination, the player enters a room which features a perfectly round hole in the wall. The light shining through it illuminates a framed image of a rather nasty looking spider ready to pounce an unfortunate butterfly caught in its web. Pulling up the inventory, you see the character cycle through various objects: the straw fetish with “You” scrawled across the face; a knife, what looks to be computer component, and a yellow balloon. This is definitely some sort of puzzle the player will need to solve.

Capcom has been releasing these short teasers for the game since mid-October, and if you missed  Volumes 1-2Volumes 3-4, or Volumes 5-6, be sure to hit up the links.

Resident Evil 7 will be released on PC, PS4 and Xbox One January 24. It will also support 4K with played on PS4 Pro.

Sometimes we include links to online retail stores. If you click on one and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. For more information, go here.

Comments