Dead rising Paddle
Type Melee
Uses 20
Strength Weak
Location See article
Fits in Inventory Yes

The Paddle is a weapon in Dead Rising 2 and Dead Rising 2: Case Zero.

It is a tool used to propel boats, such as kayaks or canoes. Combined with a Chainsaw, the Paddlesaw combo weapon can be created. This weapon excels at clearing paths of zombies.


Dead rising paddle main
  • Main: Tap X/Square to swing the paddle from side to side as Chuck runs.

Dead rising paddle combo
  • Combo: During main attack , tap X/Square to swing the paddle again.

Dead rising paddle alternate
  • Alternate: Hold X/Square to hit with the shaft of the paddle.


Case ZeroEdit

  • In Case Zero, the only paddle available in the game is located across the street from the safe house, in a corner next to the first house.

Dead Rising 2Edit


  • According to the PC file items.txt, the paddle has the same animations as the pitchfork.

Weapon Animations
Animation name Animation shared with
  1. Metal Baseball Bat (Baseball)
  2. Boxing Gloves
  3. Flaming Gloves
  4. MMA Gloves
  5. Postman Mailbomb
  6. Basketwork Couch
  7. tree_pine
  8. 2 x 4
  9. Paddle

Unique to Paddle

  1. Leaf Rake
  2. Paddle
  1. Leaf Rake
  2. Paddle


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