So, HTC Sense 3.0 has some, uh, unexpected "features".

#1 Posted by Elazul (1327 posts) -

Okay, so I just updated my Desire S to Sense 3.0 earlier today. I was happily looking through the new features, screwing around with the new lock-screen and generally lamenting the fact that it still doesn't have even half the options of LauncherPro, when I decided to look through the various lock-screen presets. That's when I saw THIS:

That's right kids, a timely, culturally relevent and not-at-all random Resident Evil 3 reference!

Naturally, I am now bursting with odd, pointless questions. Firstly: "what the fuck?", secondly: "seriously, WHAT, THE, FUCK?!", and so on.

In all seriousness, did anyone else notice this? I know this is an unfathomably dumb thing to be thinking about in any detail, but I was pretty weirded out when I first saw it. Is it just a recent development, something to do with halloween or the 15th anniversary of the RE franchise, or is it just a piece of sub-Family Guy, referential "humor"? If someone with a Sensation, Evo 4G or any other HTC device that came with Sense 3.0 could tell me one way or the other, I'd be very greatful.

#2 Posted by Contro (2040 posts) -

Spooky shit...

#3 Posted by Witzig (335 posts) -

That's funny

#4 Posted by dudeglove (8265 posts) -

Wait, Jill's infected?!

#5 Posted by Flappy (2352 posts) -

This changes everything.

#6 Posted by Jeffsekai (7052 posts) -

Zombies ARE real!

#7 Posted by psylah (2185 posts) -

@dudeglove said:

Wait, Jill's infected?!

Looks like Nemesis forgot to wear a jimmy hat...

#8 Posted by Brodehouse (10127 posts) -

Spoilers HTC, fuck...

#9 Posted by RobertOrri (1152 posts) -

@Witzig said:

That's funny

#10 Posted by probablytuna (3822 posts) -

Very cool.

#11 Posted by OwnlyUzinWonHan (1484 posts) -

That fight is kind of silly though, you can't look at your health the entire time.

#12 Posted by ArbitraryWater (12103 posts) -

That is amazingly random in a way I can get behind.

#13 Posted by KoolAid (1030 posts) -

Wait wait wait.... I totally forgot that Jill was infected in RE3. It pissed me off to no end in 5 (3 year old Spoilers i guess?) how Jill was infected by the only virus that was not only curable but stupidly easy to cure. But they totally set a precedent for this in 3!

To quote High Fidelity: I'm fine now!

#14 Posted by MattyFTM (14432 posts) -

It seems like it's probably an in-joke they were using as placeholder text, but forgot to take it out before they went live.

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#15 Posted by Elazul (1327 posts) -

@MattyFTM said:

It seems like it's probably an in-joke they were using as placeholder text, but forgot to take it out before they went live.

Yeah, that's a good point. I would've expected them to change it by now though, as Sense 3.0 has been out for like five months on some HTC phones.

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