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Appearance and Wardrobe
Resident Evil 2
Claire appears to have a long auburn hair and brown eyes as a contrasts to her older brother Chris who have brown hair and black eyes and its FMV scenes where his hair becomes black.
In the FMV scene of Resident Evil 2, her hair becomes brown to match her older brother's natural hair color instead of auburn and her eyes are dark blue.
Claire's outfit in Resident Evil 2 consists of a one-piece black short legged cycling skinsuit worn under a pink vest with a "Made in Heaven" design on the back (which she gives to Sherry during the course of the game) and pink shorts. There is a knife sheath attached to the front of her vest and a shoulder holster underneath. She also wears brown boots, a tan belt, and long black riding gloves. Her auburn hair is pulled back into a high ponytail with two free locks parted in the middle, framing the sides of her face.
Her alternate costume in the game includes a denim jacket with a flame design on both sleeves and a "Let Me Live" design on the back that is worn over a small red top and denim jeans. She also wears brown boots, a white belt, and a red bandana. In the N64 version, this outfit is colored purple and features the Angel Studios logo (the company that designed the N64 port) on the back.
Resident Evil CODE: Veronica
During the events of Resident Evil CODE: Veronica, Claire's long auburn hair becomes darker and is tied in a high ponytail and her eyes are blue in both her CGI and her in-game appearance.
In the FMV scenes, her auburn hair is her natural color and her eyes are unchanged.
Claire has on a red vest with a design resembling three flames on the left side of the front and the "Let Me Live" design on the back. She wears a low cut black t-shirt underneath her vest, as well as denim jeans and brown shoes. She also dons brown fingerless gloves, a red belt, and a pink choker.She has an alternate costume in the Battle Game which consists of a red, black, and white tank top with the Umbrella logo on the front and shorts with "Umbrella" written on the sides. She also has white high-heel boots as well as red and white sunglasses on her head. Claire is also shown sporting a red skin-tight biker suit after completing the Battle Game in her default costume, but she never appears in-game wearing this outfit.
Since CODE: Veronica and onwards, Claire is depicted to have a long auburn hair and blue eyes during the real life cutscenes in later Resident Evil games and the color of her outfits are either pink or red.
Resident Evil: The Darkside Chronicles
In the Memories of a Lost City scenario of Resident Evil: The Darkside Chronicles, Claire sports a redesigned version of her undergrad apparel from Resident Evil 2. Her skinsuit is separated into two pieces that are now covered with denim shorts and a red vest featuring a much wider collar and buttons instead of a zipper. She wears more western-style boots and her gloves are noticeably shorter. She also has sunglasses hanging down from her neck and a western-style side bag attached to her belt. This new look was used in Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City as well.
In the Game of Oblivion scenario, Claire wears an updated version of her prisoner attire from CODE: Veronica. Everything remains the same except for a few minor changes. Her vest has a popped collar as well as a zipper instead of buttons and her jeans have holes in them. Her belt buckle is redesigned and her choker and gloves are both now black. Her hairstyle is also altered slightly and is instead parted on the left side of her head and pulled down into a low ponytail.
Claire's alternate biker costume includes a white leather jacket with the Made in Heaven logo on the back and a small black corset underneath. She wears black leather jeans and black shoes as well. It is completed with black fingerless gloves with studs and a black studded belt with a black and white pouch attached to the back. Her western costume includes a white long-sleeved shirt with floral print, brown boots, and brown chaps worn over black pants with suspenders. She also has a black cowgirl hat tied around her neck and left hanging on her back.
Resident Evil: The Mercenaries 3D
Claire's default costume in Resident Evil: The Mercenaries 3D is her updated CODE: Veronica outfit from Darkside Chronicles. Her alternate costume is a business suit that consists of a black and white dress shirt with the sleeves rolled up and black dress pants, accompanied by a pair of black high-heels and some various tactical equipment. Her accessories include silver framed glasses and a silver wrist watch.
Resident Evil: Degeneration
In the film Resident Evil: Degeneration, Claire's hair becomes red instead of auburn (possibly dyed) and is dressed casually in an off-white shirt with mid-arm length sleeves that is partially buttoned up over a dark pink long-sleeved turtleneck. She also has on brown khaki pants along with a dark brown belt.
Resident Evil: Revelations 2
In Resident Evil: Revelations 2, Claire adopts a style combining her more professional appearance of Degeneration and the biker-style of her youth (such as in CODE: Veronica). At the time of her abduction, Claire is wearing a white button-up dress shirt, a pair of blue jeans with a matching belt, and black biker boots. She once again wears a signature red leather jacket, styled similar to a sports jacket but with shorter sleeves that end past the elbow. At some point after her abduction, Claire is given a health monitor cuff in her left wrist as her white button shirt is covered in dirt and she also manages to find a thigh-holster and a nylon utility belt.
In the near end of Episode 4 which is six months after recovering at the hospital while riding the chopper and wields a sniper rifle to save Barry, Moira and Natalia from a further mutated Alex, her long auburn hair is now cut into short hair. Claire now wears a red long sleeve v-neck shirt that end past the elbows to make it short sleeves with a black shoulder holster in each side of her shoulder and a black pocket at the left side of her shirt. She maintains her blue jeans with a matching blue belt and black biker boots from her primary outfit. She also wears black fingerless gloves, a black nylon utility belt with a matching thigh-holster and is not seen without her health monitor cuff on her left wrist which has been removed after her recovery at the hospital and wears a black and orange rider goggles on her neck.
This outfit that she wears is her "Sniper outfit" and later becomes playable in Raid Mode.
In the aftermath two years later, Claire's model was a combination of her default Island outfit and her short hair from her six months appearance in her Sniper outfit.
Claire has three alternate costumes in this game. Her first alternate costume is her updated classic Resident Evil 2 outfit.
Her second alternate costume is a Rodeo outfit which is a different shades of red checkered short sleeve mini button shirt and a redesigned "Let me Live" design on her back, light blue shorts with a silver belt with sparkle design and a matching gun holster on her right thigh and white designed cowboy boots. She also wears a single blue gauntlet with brown linings on her right arm and a white cowboy hat on her head as her long auburn hair is let loose.
Her third alternate costume is her TerraSave outfit which consists of a dark green hoodie jacket with a TerraSave logo on the right chest of her jacket and has a pocket on the left. Underneath is a white undershirt, light brown khaki pants with a two black gun holster on her right thigh and a red no sign mark on her left leg and her black biker boots from her primary outfit.
In the manga version of Idol Survival which takes place after Resident Evil 6. Claire's short auburn hair has grown into a medium length and is no longer tied in a ponytail.
She wears a red leather vest with a white sleeveless loose shirt with a knot tied at the left side on her waist, she maintains her pants, black biker boots and her nylon utility belt from her Sniper outfit in Revelations 2 and her belt is now brown and she no longer wears gloves but only wears a black watch on her left wrist.