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Why can't player characters in Resident Evil become infected with the T-Virus?

Rebecca Chambers is a playable character who is bitten but not infected. The Resident Evil Wiki claims: The chances of a human bitten by a t-Virus carrier (specifically a zombie) to be infected ...
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What happened in "humanity's last stand" at the end of Resident Evil retribution?

Was looking through online and this was what happened. In the final chapter, they said that wesker had betrayed them. He most likely bombed up the place, leaving only him and Alice alive with all the ...
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Why does Leon call this Licker a 'Cowardly Lion'?

A few minutes earlier, Leo learned that his CIA contact was codenamed "Scarecrow" and that his codename, presumably for the duration of the mission, is "Tin Man", both references ...
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Why can't player characters in Resident Evil become infected with the T-Virus?

Out-of-universe Resident Evil tends to follow a quite strict separation between the events that take place within the video cut-scenes (canon) and the events that take place during gameplay (not canon)...
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Why did Isaacs create The Red Queen, if her programming contradicts with his plans?

They have the same intentions and so there is no contradiction The Red Queen was programmed to value human life and so it was the act of rebooting humanity that she has a problem with. The murdering ...
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Is the Alice at the end of "Resident Evil: Apocalypse" a clone?

Yes @Valorum's answer is correct in that it states that, that Alice is the real one. However, it has been revealed in Resident Evil: The Final Chapter that Alice herself is a clone of Alicia Marcus. ...
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Is Ada not telling Leon the truth?

As noted in my comment, I'm not terribly familiar with the games, so I might be missing something, but my impression from reading summaries, and watching the screen, is that Leon is more annoyed by ...
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What was the significance of the weapon locked in Alice's drawer?

When Alice wakes up she has no memory of her former life, nor is she aware that she is supposed to provide security for the secondary entrance to the Hive. As a security officer, she would have had ...
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In the 2002 Resident Evil film, who is the thief working for?

With the last installment of the film series being released earlier this year, it's time to clean up some misconceptions and bring the missing pieces to the puzzle. To answer your question, the T-...
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Differences between anti-bioterrorism organizations in the resident evil universe

Bioterrorism Security Assessment Alliance (BSAA) are a United Nations backed combat group who's main purpose is to prevent, and exterminate bio-terrorism. Division of Security Operations (DSO) are ...
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Is it possible to restore humanity in the world after Resident Evil Final Chapter?

According to National Geographic, the human population at one point was somewhere around 2000 individuals, and today we have 8 billion. So, yes, humans probably could survive once the massive hordes ...
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What is the video tape in the Resident Evil 7 demo intro referring to?

It seems pretty clear that the VHS video tape (e.g. the one with the found-footage) was found in the same house as depicted in the tape. A title card was subsequently added (we assume by whomever ...
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What happened to Angela Ashford?

After a bit of looking around this is apparently answered in the novelisation for Resident Evil: Extinction. In short when Alice was captured at the Detroit facility Dr. Isaacs programmed her to obey ...
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Do zombie bites in the Resident Evil games turn you into a zombie?

Out-of-universe Resident Evil tends to follow a quite strict separation between the events that take place within the video cut-scenes (canon) and the events that take place during gameplay (not canon)...
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Why did the tugboat explode?

The ship contains a laboratory where a Veltro operative is attempting to create a T-Abyss virus vector capable of infecting the world's oceans. Therefore, the Federal Bioterrorism Commission (FBC) ...
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How is Alice so skilled in "Resident Evil: Retribution" if she was stripped of her superhuman powers?

Normal Alice was a highly trained operative we never see her disobeying the laws of physics we simply see her doing things that would hurt like hell in the morning or even 5 seconds after doing it, ...
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Resident evil Equipment

I'm fairly sure those are signal flares (or possibly glowsticks), rather than vials of any particular substance. Admittedly, this is based on having seen these "fanart" images by JhonyHebert. I'm ...
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Why did the Red Queen murder Wesker if she was programmed to value human life?

She doesn't murder Wesker, at least initially, the door only closes on his leg breaking it in two. Wesker and Isaacs are, however, planning to destroy the world to remake it as they see fit. The ...
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Resident Evil S.T.A.R.S

From the Resident: Evil wiki: Mission Leader (field commander of the team) Pointman (field scouting and reconnaissance) Backup Man (provides assistance to the Pointman) Omni Man (in charge of ...
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In the Resident Evil film, why does the Red Queen kill everybody in The Hive?

Although created by the Umbrella Corporation, I do not believe the Red Queen to be evil. Umbrella never intended for the T-Virus to be released within the Hive, so she was programmed to preserve life. ...
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