Why Chris Redfield Is Not Actually Chris In Resident Evil 7

Why Chris Redfield Is Not Actually Chris In Resident Evil 7

My theory on what the Not A Hero DLC will bring to the table.

To those that have played Resident Evil 7, you all know of a certain little scene at the end of the game, where a certain character comes up to Ethan Winters and replies “Hi I’m Redfield”. This raised a lot of eyebrows and questions for the following reasons. which are leading some people to believe that this isn’t the same character from the story cannon that many have come to know and love. I am one of the those people that fully agrees with all of you in that sentiment, so I went and investigated this a little further. After much deliberation and time on this little matter some of you may be happy to know that there is a 80% percent chance that this isn’t the same Chris. More importantly i have substantial evidence that eludes to this as well. So if you just finished the game and you love reading videogame articels about Resident Evil 7 theories, then i suggest reading on.

I first want to address Redfield’s appearance in the ending scenes following to the last cinematic sequence that completes the game. For one, Chris looks very young to be the Chris we are supposed to be seeing in the new CGI film coming out this summer Resident Evil:Vendetta, nor does his appearance agree with any of the other character designs we have grown accustomed to seeing in previous games. Some of you may bring up the fact that Capcom has changed entire characters looks before, but to revert back to a younger version of himself with different colored hair and facial hair not only seems to be much, but also a little excessive for a character that looked so different in Vendetta, a film that hasn’t even debuted yet in theaters. We also have to take into account Chris’s muscles, or lack of them thereof. People would have to try really hard to lose that much muscle mass in that span of time to become as lanky as the Redfield depicted at the end of the game.

Another thing I would like to take note of is a little bit of literature that has come to light from the Resident Evil website. The people that are responsible for writing data on the characters themselves and the weapons have stated that this Chris dates back to “2017 and other games” since being put as a character into the series. Would’nt it have been more accurate to display Chris’s time in the franchise to be that of 1998, when this all started? Also why not list the other games he was apart of? It just seems to me that this could be an error on Capcom’s part, or that this was mainly intended to actually show that this isn’t the real Chris we are actually dealing with, but rather someone else entirley. Whatever the case may be, it seems that Capcom is being purposefully odd to keep fans guessing, and it seems to be working.

I also want to make clear that when he speaks of all his memories of his times in the BSAA, he doesn’t speak in a tone that is reminiscent of Chris’s dialogue. More importantly, he does not even adhere to the fact that he has a sister named Claire Refield. Why would Chris neglect to mention such important information when she was apart of three games in total in the franchise, Resident Evil 2, Code Veronica, and Revalations 2. Even though we waited almost a decade and half to see her in Revelations 2, it still shows that she is still a pretty relevant character to the series. Facts aside, Claire is his sister and they have worked together before. Why leave those detail's out? If you are tracking what I am saying, something already doesn’t seem right with “Chris” or “Redfield” as the name suggests at the end of the game.

I also want to make blatantly clear something that was shown at the end of the game as well.“Redfield” did not arrive with the BSAA, he came with Umbrella, one of the top evil corportations to date in the Resident Evil franchise. Now correct me if I’m wrong but when during this time span did Chris suddenty change sides? It doesn’t really make sense considering all the the pain this corporation has caused him over the years, so why go rogue join Umbrella? I have a theory as to why this may be happening, and its all comes from a certain game Umbrella Corps. The game noone wanted, nonetheless provides a big clue as to why Chris is not really Chris.

So do we all remember a certain character called experiment 3A-7? For those who dont care to play this terrible game, 3A-7 is sent out by none other than the Umbrella Corportation to test out new equipment such as Zombie Jammers and things of that sort. If he is successful, they then try to kill him by sending him on other dangerous missions. 3A-7 turns out to surpass all of his superiors expectations by not dieing in any of these missions, making him one of the most dangerous weapons Umbrella has ever produced, making him only second to HUNK. So this raised a few questions. Where is 3A-7 now? and Is Albert Wesker still alive in some shape or form or is it someone else trying to capitalize on Albert Wesker’s prior accollades and sucess?.

My theory is simply this. I personally believe that Experiment 3A-7 is a version of Chris. Now , stay with me because this will probably get a tad bit confusing. I believe 3A-7 was given something to wipe his memory clean after impressing Wesker with his superhuman abilities to overcome all the odds thrown at him in Umbrella Corps. He was then trained or was possibly given more things to make him believe that he is indeed actually Chris Redfield, but in actuality he is nothing but a stronger version of his real counterpart. This would explain why he knows so much about his own personal life. It would also explain why he neglects to mention Claire as his sister, as it might not have been included in this versions of Chris Redfield’s data bank. This would also make sense because we never do really see 3a-7’s appearance in Umbrella Core. Finally, I will even go to say that what Capcom says about this being Chris may not be entirely incorrect. 3A-7 may actually think and believe that he is who he says he is due to the fact that they may have bred and cloned Chris’s actual life experiences and mannerisms into that of 3A-7. Therefore 3A-7 believes that he is indeed Redfield, and not someone else. I may also be reaching here, but the experiments name also has the number 7 in it. Meaning this may have been intended for the present title, Resident Evil 7. If this theory holds any merit to what happens in the DLC, this means there are going to be more like him, preferably speaking of Ethan and Mia.

At the end of the game, Mia is being is being given some kind of sedatives via needle. When Ethan expresses his feelings to Mia about them being okay, she responds “Am I ?”. Why would she ask such a question if she had already knew what happened to them.? This is only speculation, but if Wesker or some impersonator is still alive than he is going to prepare to do the same with more clones in an attempt to bring back STARS, a team he created. This may eventually lead to another game plot in which the clones would be going to war against the BSAA, therefore trying to finish them off for good and leaving only the new Umbrella to finally fullfill what ever plans they may have in store. Hence, this would make sense and coenside with the DLC’s Title Not a Hero, 3A-7 isn’t a hero at all, but a clone of one.

As I pull this artice to a close, I am hoping that I gave many Chris Redfield fans some hope that Redfield is not Chris. Unfortunately we wont have any real facts till the new DLC comes out this Spring of 2017. Until then, stay positive guys.

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I'm The Girl Without A 'Friend Group'

And here's why I'm OK with it


Little things remind me all the time.

For example, I'll be sitting in the lounge with the people on my floor, just talking about how everyone's days went. Someone will turn to someone else and ask something along the lines of, "When are we going to so-and-so's place tonight?" Sometimes it'll even be, "Are you ready to go to so-and-so's place now? Okay, we'll see you later, Taylor!"

It's little things like that, little things that remind me I don't have a "friend group." And it's been like that forever. I don't have the same people to keep me company 24 hours of the day, the same people to do absolutely everything with, and the same people to cling to like glue. I don't have a whole cast of characters to entertain me and care for me and support me. Sometimes, especially when it feels obvious to me, not having a "friend group" makes me feel like a waste of space. If I don't have more friends than I can count, what's the point in trying to make friends at all?

I can tell you that there is a point. As a matter of fact, just because I don't have a close-knit clique doesn't mean I don't have any friends. The friends I have come from all different walks of life, some are from my town back home and some are from across the country. I've known some of my friends for years, and others I've only known for a few months. It doesn't really matter where they come from, though. What matters is that the friends I have all entertain me, care for me, and support me. Just because I'm not in that "friend group" with all of them together doesn't mean that we can't be friends to each other.

Still, I hate avoiding sticking myself in a box, and I'm not afraid to seek out friendships. I've noticed that a lot of the people I see who consider themselves to be in a "friend group" don't really venture outside the pack very often. I've never had a pack to venture outside of, so I don't mind reaching out to new people whenever.

I'm not going to lie, when I hear people talking about all the fun they're going to have with their "friend group" over the weekend, part of me wishes I could be included in something like that. I do sometimes want to have the personality type that allows me to mesh perfectly into a clique. I couldn't tell you what it is about me, but there is some part of me that just happens to function better one-on-one with people.

I hated it all my life up until very recently, and that's because I've finally learned that not having a "friend group" is never going to be the same as not having friends.

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What The 2019 'Season Of The Crab' Means For Your Zodiac Sign

It could be a super emotional month for everyone.


It's officially summer, and that means it's time to dive into the watery depths of Cancer season on June 21. There is a different energy in the air; different from the vibe in Gemini season. Each sign can expect to notice its effects, whether they are obvious or more subtle.

Cancer season means you're probably going to feel more moody than usual. Maybe you're crying more often. Maybe you'll feel more dreamy and intuitive. Maybe you'll be more irritable. Whatever the case, it never hurts to know what you're about to get yourself into.

So what does Cancer season mean for you, based on your zodiac sign?

1. Cancer - 21 Jun to 22 Jul


Happy solar return, cutie crustacean!

This is one of the dreamiest times of the entire year for you, but lacking structure and planning could prove stressful. You're in an imaginative zone and you may not feel like settling down before chasing the stars, but you must think ahead so things will work out.

2. Leo - 23 Jul to 22 Aug


Cancer season will find you exploring who you want to become, and what you want to leave behind. With your season just around the corner, this is also a magical time for healing and exploring yourself. Journaling, creative pursuits, or talking things through are wonderful ways to nourish your soul.

3. Virgo - 23 Aug to 22 Sep


This Cancer season, you'll find that the stars and the moon are asking you to rest. You will be faced with many choices and decisions this month. Enjoy your time fostering whatever creativity comes to mind. Do not force yourself to go out if you're not feeling up to it. It's okay to be you and be alone sometimes.

4. Libra - 23 Sep to 22 Oct


Cancer season and Neptune retrograde begin on June 21, causing you to need to pause and reflect on your goals. Change can be uncomfortable, but every small shift brings us closer to our goals. Be willing to take a risk, and let the universe push you in the direction of happiness and adventure.

5. Scorpio - 23 Oct to 21 Nov


Cancer season finds you traveling and opening new doors of opportunity. Are you really gaining anything by holding onto the past so tightly, Scorpio? Set your sights on new dreams, and leave all those people and situations that are holding you back in your rearview mirror.

6. Sagittarius - 22 Nov to 21 Dec


The question Cancer season asks you now, Sag, is whether you'll run away from your past, cling on to it, or do the emotional work necessary to process it and let it go. Appreciate the memories you are making and try not to get too wrapped up in the little things that annoy you. This is a time for experimentation.

7. Capricorn - 22 Dec to 19 Jan


You love your deadlines and goals, but remember that taking care of your emotional health will ultimately help you be more efficient! Trust your intuition, take it slow, and use the energy for play and creativity rather than detailed planning.

8. Aquarius - 20 Jan to 19 Feb


Cancer season this year is all about being comfortable and doing what you know, so go ahead and stick to that. This is also a great time for you to check in with yourself when it comes to wellness and your habits.

9. Pisces - 20 Feb to 20 Mar


This Cancer season, the heightened emotion that is in the air will bring you natural happiness. Go out, have a wonderful night under the summer stars, and use your experiences for inspiration. It will reinvigorate your soul to be more creative and more adventurous.

10. Aries - 21 Mar to 19 Apr


Cancer season finds you focused squarely on your personal life. It's a wonderful time for an adventure. Go on that hike. Wake up early and drive to the beach. You'll feel an inclination to do it all-- and you can! Remind yourself that you are capable.

It will be hard to stay focused because the vibe just feels so good, but Neptune's retrograde brings intriguing messages to your dreams, so pay close attention to your inner voice at this time.

11. Taurus - 20 Apr to 20 May


Cancer season causes emotions to be even more extreme so you'll probably reach your breaking point this month, Taurus, but you are never alone in the problems that you face. Remember to control your temper long enough to cool off and take some relaxation for yourself.

Take a day off and drive around with the windows down. Take five days off and drive to the beach to hang out and reflect. Whatever it is that you need to feel better, it is time to do it this month.

12. Gemini - 21 May to 20 Jun


Cancer is a sign that's all about security and protection, and you're really feeling those vibes right now. Your confidence is running high, as you are feeling more in control of your life. Get rid of the elements in your life that won't propel you forward.

Just as the moon and ocean cycle, so do we. Cancer is that strong energy that gets you up in your feels; it's sure to be a ride.

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