Our Resident Evil 2 remake guides and walkthrough will make sure you make it out of the world of survival horror alive. If you need to know where a key is, how to defeat a boss, or where to find collectibles, we’ve got you covered. We’ve poured over RE2 remake looking in every nook and cranny to find the info you need to fight Umbrella.
We’ve tried to avoid spoilers below, but unfortunately, it’s impossible not to include them at all. We’ll lead with the most spoiler-free guides and put a disclaimer before we list the ones that discuss major story points or reveals. Just to warn you, though, if you’re looking for a completely spoiler-free Resident Evil 2 remake experience, you may want to turn back now.
Resident Evil 2 remake – General guides
If you need to know about the basics of RE2 remake, here’s where to look. We show you how healing and gunpowder work, as well as other useful tips to those just starting out.
- Are There Missables?
- Can I Lock or Barricade Doors?
- Gunpowder Recipes
- How does Adaptive Difficulty Work?
- How Long is it?
- How to Cure Poison
- How to Discard Items/Is it Okay to Drop Keys?
- How to Expand Your Inventory
- How to Heal and Herb Recipes
- How to Kill Zombies
- How to Remove Gun Mods
- How to Save
- How to Turn off HUD and Item Prompts
- How to Use Wooden Boards
- Resident Evil Series Recommended Play Order
- Should I Play the Original?
- Should I Play as Claire or Leon First?
WARNING: Spoilers below!
Resident Evil 2 remake – Weapons guides
We give you the scoop on everything you’d want to know about things that go bang in Resident Evil 2 remake. We show you where every gun is located, and how you can upgrade them.
Resident Evil 2 remake – Key and item guides
Need to know where to find a key or what doors it unlocks? Are you stumped on how to use an item? Check out our guides below to get the help you need.
- Bolt Cutters Location/How to Cut Chains
- Chess Plug Locations
- Where to Find the Detonator and Battery to Blow Up C4
- Where to Find the Jack Lever
- How to Open Portable Safes
- Medallion Statue Locations and Codes
- Weapon Locker Key Card Location
- Where to Get the Club Key
- Where to Get the Diamond Key
- Where to Get the Heart Key
- Where to Get the Spade Key
- Where to Get the Sewer Key
- Where to Find/Use the Red Book
- Where to Find/Use the Valve Handle
Resident Evil 2 remake – Boss guides
We tell you how to get through every boss encounter in these guides.
Resident Evil 2 remake walkthroughs
We take you all the way through the game in our detailed walkthroughs.
- Chess Plug Puzzle Solution
- Clock Tower Puzzle
- Herbicide Puzzle Solution
- Lab Greenhouse Codes
- Leon’s Desk Combo Puzzle Solution
- Orphanage Block Puzzle Solution
- Treatment Pool Room Safe Code
- Unlock the STARS Armory
- Waiting Room Safe Code
- West Office Safe Code
Resident Evil 2 remake – Collectibles and unlocks guides
We show you every single collectible and unlock and how to find them.
Resident Evil 2 remake – Misc. guides
These guides didn’t really fit into any of the above categories, but they still contain a ton of useful info.
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