|Dead Rising 2||Dead Rising 3|
- "The ultimate 'Long Bomb'."
- —Combo card description
It explodes upon making contact with the ground or a zombie. A good place to make one is east of the Fortune City Hotel in Fortune Park, where grenades, a football, and a maintenance room are all nearby. Infinite footballs and infinite grenades can also be found in the Palisades Mall, in KokoNutz Sports Town and High-Noon Shooting Range, respectively.
Attacks and combo card
|Hail Mary combo card|
|Prestige points||Main: 500 PP
|Main attack (press /)||The player will throw the Hail Mary at the nearest zombie.|
|Description||The ultimate "Long Bomb".|
|–All prestige points listed here are halved when the weapon’s combo card is not owned and the player only has a scratch card.|
Combo card location
In Dead Rising 2 and Off the Record, the combo card for the Hail Mary is unlocked by leveling up. In Dead Rising 2, it is the 18th card out of 34 total cards awarded by leveling, and is generally unlocked at levels 26–28.
Weapon component locations
Dead Rising 2 general locations of weapons needed to make the Hail Mary:
Case West weapon component locations
Case West locations of weapons needed to make the Hail Mary:
|Component||Location||Specific location and instructions||Image|
|Football||Loading Bay maintenance room||Located in the maintenance room in the Loading Bay right outside the Shipping Office. Same location as the grenade.|
|Grenade||Loading Bay maintenance room||Located in the maintenance room in the Loading Bay right outside the Shipping Office. Same location as the football.|
- This item is destroyed when thrown.
- The Hail Mary is useful in the Sandbox Mode challenge No Thanks, I'll Stand... in Off the Record. Simply bring an inventory full of them to smash as many chairs as possible.
- A Hail Mary pass is a very long forward pass in American football, made in desperation with only a tiny chance to succeed.