Modern Warfare Season 3 Battle Pass Has a Resident Evil Easter Egg Pistol

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In case you didn’t know, Infinity Ward rolled out a new patch for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare that introduced Season 3, and also a new Battle Pass. It seems this Battle Pass has a Modern Warfare Resident Evil Easter egg!

Curious? I would imagine so. The Modern Warfare Resident Evil Easter egg is in the form of a pistol, which should be familiar with Resident Evil fans when they see it. Included in the Season 3 Battle Pass (and free for everyone who reaches the tier), is a new pistol called the “Renetti” which you can see below.

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I know what you’re thinking: it doesn’t look like anything Resident Evil-related, right? If you manage to grind and own the Battle Pass up to tier 85, you’ll then obtain the “Guard One” Handgun Foxtrot Legendary Blueprint!

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Those wondering, the Guard One pistol looks exactly like Wesker’s Samurai Edge! We even whipped up a side-by-side comparison between the two, along with more images of the gun in Modern Warfare.

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As one Reddit user puts it: “Yep. Stainless frame and barrel, black slide, wood grips but with a black inlay, and a gold emblem in the centre. It’s specifically Wesker’s at its core (not the regular version), however the compensator and extended mag are a nod to Burton’s 96FS version.”

Here’s Wesker wielding the Samurai Edge:

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This is definitely a nice touch by Infinity Ward, who it seems are Resident Evil fans themselves. And perfect timing too, as Resident Evil 3 Remake just got released last week.

Have you spotted any other new Modern Warfare Easter eggs? If so, send as a email and we’ll credit you with the find.

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