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Water Cooler (Dead Rising 2)
Dead rising Water Cooler 2
Type Melee
Uses 30
Strength Good
Location See article
Fits in Inventory No

The water cooler is a weapon in Dead Rising 2, Dead Rising 2: Case Zero, and Dead Rising 2: Off the Record. It is a device that cools and dispenses water.

When it is thrown, the water bottle detaches from the cooler. The water cooler has 30 uses total; after the 15th use, the water bottle falls off, but the cooler remains in the player's inventory.

Its durability can be increased with the Domestic magazine.


Dead rising water cooler main
  • Main: Tap X/Square to swing the water cooler from right to left, parallel to Chuck's shoulders.

Dead rising water cooler combo
  • Combo: Quickly tap X/Square again to swing the water cooler from left to right, parallel to Chuck's waist.

Dead rising water cooler combo 2
  • Combo 2: Quickly tap X/Square again to lift the water cooler above Chuck's right shoulder and swing it down to his waist.


Case ZeroEdit

Dead Rising 2Edit


  • This item is destroyed when thrown.[1]



  1. In items.txt, this item has the line DestroyOnThrownImpact = "true". See Mod:List of items.
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