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Pylon (Dead Rising)
Dead rising Pylon
Type Melee
Damage 0 (Primary)
125 (Secondary & Thrown)
Uses 2
Location North Plaza
Leisure Park
Maintenance Tunnels
Crislip's Home Saloon
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The Pylon is a weapon in Dead Rising. This item is also commonly called a traffic cone.

The pylon incapacitates the zombie, making them walk around in circles aimlessly and they will not attack Frank.


  • Primary: Tap the 360 X button button to place the pylon on a zombies' head.
  • Secondary: Hold down the 360 X button to swing the pylon.
  • Thrown: Hold down the Righttrigger trigger to go into aim mode then press the 360 X button button to throw the pylon.


Dead rising pylon on zombies head
* Rarely a pylon put on a zombie has a black circle on the pylon. After the zombie dies, the black dot disappears.
  • When worn by a zombie, Frank can take pictures of the zombie for an Outtake bonus.

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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
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