"Back" is a live-action short film. It was the fifth part in the "Fear You Can't Forget" series which adverised Resident Evil 5. Written by an outside agency, it is not part of the series canon.


Chris Redfield records a message explaining his mental health issues and tries to drown himself in the bathtub. Sheva Alomar gets him out of the water and prepares him for another mission. Chris has now recovered from his PTSD due to concentrating on the new mission, though it is revealed Sheva has also been dealing with posttraumatic stress after Kijuju.