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2" x 4" (Dead Rising 2)
Dead rising 2x4 (Dead Rising 2) 3
Type Melee
Uses 15
Damage 80 (Melee)
50 (Thrown)
Strength Good
Location Still Creek
Fortune City
Fits in Inventory Yes

The 2" x 4" (two-by-four) is a 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 large piece of lumber used for construction purposes.

2" x 4"s can be combined with a lawnmower to make a Porta Mower. 2" x 4"'s can also be found by breaking benches and pallets.


Dead rising 2x4 main
  • Main: Tap X/Square and Chuck/Frank lifts the 2 x 4 over his head, and slams it down. There is no second attack for the weapon.


Case Zero

Dead Rising 2


  • In the PC game file items.txt, this weapon is referred to as a "TwoByFour" (Two by Four).