The Evil Within Includes a Tiny Easter Egg for Resident Evil Fans

October 15, 2014 Written by Alex Co

It’s no secret that The Evil Within is the brainchild of Resident Evil creator — and father of survival horror — Shinji Mikami.¬†

However, what you might didn’t know is that The Evil Within has a little treat for fans who’ve played the first Resident Evil. About two chapters in, right when you meet the first zombie, a familiar scene takes place. Watch the video above to see what we mean.

If you haven’t plunked down the cash for The Evil Within, make sure you read our¬†review first to see if it’s your kind of horror.

Have you seen other nods to past Mikami games in The Evil Within? If so, make sure to share it in the comments.

[Source: James Phillip (YouTube) via Kotaku]