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Power Drill (Dead Rising 2)
Dead rising Power Drill
Type Melee
Uses 50
Strength Good
Location See article
Fits in Inventory Yes

The power drill is weapon in Dead Rising 2, Dead Rising 2: Case Zero, Dead Rising 2: Case West, and Dead Rising 2: Off the Record. It is a mechanical tool used to drill holes in surfaces.

It can be combined with a bucket to make the Drill Bucket or with a spear to make a Driller. Its durability can be increased with the Building magazine.


The order of attacks varies.

Dead rising power drill main
  • Main: Tap X/Square to impale a zombie with a direct stab, giving them a quick puncture wound with the sharp drill bit. As zombies are resistant to most forms of piercing damage (except directly to the head), the drill is not very effective.

Dead rising power drill combo
  • Combo: Quickly tap X/Square again to stab slightly downwards.

Dead rising power drill combo 2
  • Combo 2: Quickly tap X/Square again to stab slightly upwards.

Dead rising power drill combo 3
  • Combo 3: Quickly tap X/Square again to stab the drill upwards.


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  1. Incorrectly not listed in the Dead Rising 2 Prima Official Game Guide. In the PC file: datafile.big/tape_die.txt

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