Novelty Mask (Ghoul)
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Type Melee
Damage 0 (Primary)
125 (Secondary & Thrown)
Uses 10 hits
Location Children's Castle
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The ghoul mask is a novelty mask and weapon in Dead Rising. It is a mask resembling a ghoul's face.

As a weapon, the mask can be slammed onto a zombie's head, blinding and incapacitating it.

As clothing, Frank wears the mask for comic effect.

Attacks Edit

  • Primary: Tap the Template:Xbutton button to place the novelty mask on a zombies' head.
  • Secondary: Hold down the Template:Xbutton button to swing the novelty mask.
  • Thrown: Hold down the Righttrigger trigger to go into aim mode then press the Template:Xbutton button to throw the novelty mask.


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  • This mask may be based on the facial appearance on the Red Arremer demons from Capcom's Ghosts 'N Goblins.
  • It has been given the name "Whap Goblin" by Arin Hanson and Dan Avidan on Game Grumps


See alsoEdit

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The following Dead Rising Weapons incapacitate but do not kill zombies:

1. Dead rising Bucket Bucket
2. Dead rising Hanger Hanger
3. Dead rising Hunk of Meat Hunk of Meat
4. Dead rising Novelty Mask (Bear) Novelty Mask (Bear)
5. Dead rising Novelty Mask (Ghoul) Novelty Mask (Ghoul)
6. Dead rising Novelty Mask (Horse) Novelty Mask (Horse)
7. Dead rising Novelty Mask (Servbot) Novelty Mask (Servbot)
8. Dead rising Painting Painting
9. Dead rising Pie Pie
10. Dead rising Pylon Pylon (traffic cone)
11. Dead rising Skylight Skylight
12. Dead rising Shampoo Shampoo
13. Dead rising Smokestack Smokestack


  1. Off, Greg (August 7, 2006). Dead Rising Official Strategy Guide. BradyGames. , p. 114
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