BIO HAZARD The Beginning
(Ariga's prequel to Resident Evil)

Richard Aiken was a member of the Special Tactics and Rescue Service, a law enforcement unit in Raccoon City. He served as a radio communications officer for Alpha Team.


When Enrio Marini's S.T.A.R.S. Bravo Team was sent to a mansion to investigate a series of murders, radio contact was ceased. Richard, who was operating the radio from S.T.A.R.S.' HQ, joined the rest of Alpha Team under Captain Wesker to invesigate their disappearance in person.[1]


  1. Ariga, The Book, Chapter 7.