Egotastic: As such, there is ample scope to engage the speculation-o-meter. Where, prithee, is Resident Evil going? (‘down the sh*tter,’ allege some on these here interwebs. The same enterprising souls, we’d wager, who assembled an elite force of Nerdsassins to invade the developer’s HQ at midnight and sh*t in the wastebins after Resident Evil 6.) The much-maligned issue with recent installments is their lack of due deference to the franchise’s past.