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Cleaver (Dead Rising)
Dead rising Cleaver
Type Melee
Damage 375 (Primary)
187 with drain (Thrown)
Uses 30 hits
Location Jill's Sandwiches
Ripper's Blades
Meat Processing Area
Jade Paradise
Dead Rising
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The Cleaver is a Dead Rising weapon. It is a knife commonly used by chefs to slice ingredients.

Its durability can be increased by using the Criminal Biography book.


  • Primary: Tap the 360 X button button to slash with the cleaver. Tap the 360 X button button in succession to perform a two hit combo, by swinging the cleaver to the left, then to the right.
  • Thrown: Hold down the Righttrigger trigger to go into aim mode and press the 360 X button button to throw the cleaver. When thrown, it is possible that the cleaver will go through multiple zombies.

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