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The wacky hammer is a weapon in Dead Rising 2 and Dead Rising 2: Off the Record.

It is a toy hammer meant for playing purposes. It cannot kill a zombie and serves as a fun prop rather than a lethal weapon.

Its durability can be increased with the Amusement, Building, and Games magazines.


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  • Main: Tap X button/Square button to swing the wacky hammer.


  • The wacky hammer is one of only six weapons which can be affected by three magazines at the same time.[1]



  1. These six weapons are: Baseball Bat, Donkey Lamp, Wacky Hammer, Foam Hand, Massager, and Electric Guitar. See Magazines#References for how this was determined.