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Cardboard Box (Dead Rising)
Dead rising Cardboard Box
Type Melee
Damage 62 (Primary 1 & 2)
125 (Primary 3 & Thrown)
Uses 3 (Melee)
1 (Thrown)
Location Willamette Parkview Mall
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The Cardboard Box is a weapon in Dead Rising. It is a box used for storage of merchandise to be sold in the stores in the Willamette Parkview Mall. It is a heavy weapon that cannot be stored in the inventory.

Cardboard boxes can be found in locations such as store storage, warehouse and construction areas, they contain useful items, including food and weapons.


  • Primary: Tap the Template:Xbutton button to swing the cardboard box. Tap the Template:Xbutton button in succession to perform a three hit combo, with the final hit dealing additional damage.
  • Thrown: Hold down the Righttrigger trigger to go into aim mode and press the Template:Xbutton button to throw the cardboard box.


When the cardboard box is broken, it spawns a different item. Food items will not appear from the cardboard boxes during Infinite Mode. The item inside depends on the location the cardboard box is found in.

The following is a list of items that can be found in cardboard boxes:


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