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Molotov Cocktail
Dead rising Molotov Cocktail
Type Thrown
Damage 500 (Primary)
Uses 1 use
Location Given by Paul Carson in the Security Room
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The Molotov Cocktail is a weapon in Dead Rising. The weapon is an improvised grenade made with a glass bottle filled with explosive liquids, having a flaming cloth as a wick.

Frank can get infinite Molotov cocktails by saving the pyromaniac Paul Carson with the fire extinguisher on the third day. After returning Paul to the security room, he will call Frank in the scoop Paul's Present and give him the first respawning Molotov. This weapon can only be found by defeating and saving Paul.


  • Primary: Press the 360 X button button to throw a Molotov cocktail. It will cause anything in its blast radius to be engulfed in flames.
  • Thrown: Hold down the Righttrigger trigger and press the 360 X button button to aim and throw the Molotov.