The Barbecue Chef Skills Pack is downloadable clothing found in Dead Rising 2: Off the Record. This skills pack will cost 160 Microsoft points or $2.[1][2]


The clothing grants Frank West the ability to: v · d · e

  1. Gain more health from grilled food.[3]
  2. Ketchup, mustard and mayonnaise become dangerous weapons.
  3. Bonus when using explosives, with bigger explosions.[3][4]
  4. Bonus when using a chef’s knife as a weapon.[4]
  5. New attacks with Chef Knife and Meat Cleaver.[3]


This outfit consists of four pieces of clothing; one for each section of the body.

Clothing Description
BBQ Chef Hat A BBQ chef's hat. Very nice.
BBQ Chef Face A dirty face.
BBQ Chef Apron Kiss the cook.
BBQ Chef Sandals Socks and sandals. A fashion travesty.

All skill packsEdit

v · d · e Skills packs are downloadable costumes which can be found in the Safe House bathroom Clothing Locker.

For Dead Rising 2, the Ninja, Psychopath, Solider of Fortune, and Sports costumes were first offered as pre-order bonuses. After October 12, 2010, a player could purchase these Dead Rising 2 costumes. These costumes can be used during co-op.[5][6][7] Off the Record separates these four costume's parts and scatters them throughout Fortune City for Frank to find or for Frank to earn.

For Off the Record, the Cosplay Warrior costume was announced as a pre-order bonus on July 21, 2011. The Cyborg, Fire Fighter, and Barbecue Chef were not offered as pre-order bonuses. They are downloadable content.



  1. Spencer, That’s Not A Terminator, That’s Cyborg Frank West, Siliconera, (August 24, 2011).
  2. Paradise Costume pack announced for Dead Rising 2: Off the Record, Vegivo, (August 24, 2011).
  3. a b c CapcomUnityVideos, Dead Rising 2 Off the Record BBQ Chef DLC Available Now, You Tube.
  4. a b c d e f g Spencer, That’s Not A Terminator, That’s Cyborg Frank West, Siliconera, (August 24, 2011).
  5. a b c d e f Magrino, Tom. Dead Rising 2 DLC theme packs lurch out October 12, Gamespot, (October 6, 2010).
  6. Hill, Jeremy. Dead Rising 2 DLC brings more costumes,Gamertell (September 23, 2010). Note that this article has incorrect dates and incorrectly states that when not acquired as a pre-order bonus, "the costumes don't give Chuck any additional abilities".
  7. Gantayat, Anoop. Your Dead Rising 2 Download Content Schedule Paradise Pack downloads kick off the week after release, Anriasang, (September 22, 2010).
  8. Dead Rising 2 - Psycho Skills DLC Trailer, Youtube.
  9. Dead Rising 2 High Stakes Edition, Capcom
  10. Bridge, Josh. Dead Rising 2: Psycho, Ninja, Sports, Soldier DLC Coming soon to PSN, Playstation. Mr. Bridge is Senior Producer of Dead Rising 2.
  11. Actual boost calculation needed.
  12. a b c Previously on the Best Buy website
  13. Your Guide to Dead Rising 2 Pre-Order Bonuses, Capcom Unity, (August 10, 2010).
  14. a b CapcomUnityVideos, DR2OTR: Cosplay Warrior Skills DLC Pack, You Tube.
  15. Dead Rising 2: Off The Record – Warrior Skills!, Capcom-Europe, (July 21, 2011).
  16. a b c d,
  17. a b c CapcomUnityVideos, Dead Rising 2 Off the Record Cyber Skills DLC Pack, You Tube
  18. a b c d CapcomUnityVideos, DR2OTR: Fireman Skills DLC Pack, You Tube.
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