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Acoustic Guitar (Dead Rising)
Dead rising Acoustic Guitar
Type Melee
Damage 250 (Primary 1 & 2)
375 (Primary 3 & Secondary)
500 (Thrown)
Uses 40 hits
Location TuneMakers
Dead Rising
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The Acoustic Guitar is a weapon in Dead Rising.

It is a guitar that relies on acoustic methods to project sound. It is a six-stringed wooden guitar and one of the four guitars in Dead Rising.


  • Primary: Tap the Template:Xbutton button to swing the acoustic guitar. Tap the Template:Xbutton button in succession to perform a three hit combo, with the final hit dealing additional damage.
  • Secondary: Hold down the Template:Xbutton button to jab the acoustic guitar forward.
  • Thrown: Hold down the Righttrigger trigger and press the Template:Xbutton button to throw the acoustic guitar.


  • When the acoustic guitar hits a target, it will emit sounds that are made by playing an acoustic guitar.
  • Its effectiveness can be increased by the Entertainment book.



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