Glitches

  • Indoorsman & Outdoorsman At The Same Time

    Start a new game and hang around the Entrance Plaza BEFORE the zombies break in. Wait for two real-life hours and you will unlock Indoorsman. Continue on with the game and let the zombies break into the mall. Go to the security room and save your game. Shut down your console and start up Dead Rising again. Load the save you just made and you will get a message saying you've unlocked Outdoorsman.

    Contributed By: Parjay.

Unlockables

  • Achievements

    Complete each of the following achievements below to get the allotted gamerscore.

    UnlockableHow to Unlock
    3 Day Survivor (20)Survive for 3 days.
    5 Day Survivor (20)Survive for 5 days.
    7 Day Survivor (20)Survive for 7 days.
    Bullet Point (20)Fire 1,000 bullets.
    Carjacker (20)Steal the convicts' vehicle.
    Census Taker (20)Photograph 50 survivors.
    Clothes Horse (20)Change into all costumes available in the mall.
    Costume Party (20)Place novelty masks on at least 10 zombies.
    Frank the Pimp (20)Simultaneously escort 8 female survivors.
    Freefall (20)Drop from a height of at least 16 feet.
    Full Set (20)Collect all portraits in the Notebook.
    Gourmet (20)Eat all types of food available in the mall.
    Group Photo (20)Get 50 Target Markers with the camera.
    Hella Copter (20)Successfully repel a helicopter.
    Humanist (20)Get 10 survivors out of the mall.
    Indoorsman (20)Spend at least 24 hours indoors.
    Infinity Mode (20)Get the true ending.
    Item Smasher (20)Break 100 items.
    Karate Champ (20)Defeat at least 1,000 zombies barehanded.
    Legendary Soldier (20)Defeat at least 10 special forces soldiers.
    Level Max (20)Reach Level 50.
    Life Saver (20)Get 20 survivors out of the mall.
    Marathon Runner (20)Cover a distance of 26.2 miles.
    Outdoorsman (20)Spend at least 24 hours outdoors.
    Overtime Mode (20)Unveil all Cases and be at the heliport at noon.
    Peace Keeper (20)Defeat 5 psychopaths.
    Perfect Gunner (20)Don't miss with a machine gun.
    Photojournalist (20)Score at least 1,500 PP from a single photo.
    Portraiture (20)Photograph 10 survivors.
    PP Collector (20)Photograph all PP Stickers.
    Psycho Collector (20)Photograph 10 psychopaths.
    Psycho Photo (20)Photograph 4 psychopaths.
    Punisher (20)Defeat 10 psychopaths.
    Raining Zombies (20)Knock at least 30 zombies aside with a parasol.
    Saint (20)Get 50 survivors out of the mall.
    Self Defense (20)Defeat 1 psychopath.
    Sharp Dresser (20)Change into at least 20 different costumes.
    Snuff Shot B (20)Successfully photograph zombie Brad.
    Snuff Shot J (20)Successfully photograph zombie Jessie.
    Strike! (20)Send at least 10 zombies flying with bowling balls.
    Stunt Driver (20)Jump a car at least 33 feet.
    Stunt Rider (20)Jump a motorcycle at least 33 feet.
    The Artiste (20)Score at least 3,000 PP from a single photo.
    Tour Guide (20)Escort 8 survivors at once.
    Transmissionary (20)Answer all calls from Otis.
    Unbreakable (20)Get the True ending without being knocked out.
    Zombie Genocider (20)Defeat 53,594 zombies.
    Zombie Hunter (20)Defeat 1,000 zombies.
    Zombie Killer (20)Defeat 10,000 zombies.
    Zombie Road (20)Walk over 33 feet on the backs of zombies using the Zombie Ride.

    Contributed By: Crazy Jezus and Llamaman2.

  • Ending requirements

    These are the requirments needed in 72 hour mode to unlock different endingd the farther in the letter goes the worst it is i.e. f=worst a= best

    UnlockableHow to Unlock
    Ending ASolve all cases, talk to Isabella at 10am, and return to the heleport at 12 pm on the 22nd
    Ending BDon't solve all cases and be at the heliport on time
    Ending CSolve all cases but do not talk to Isabella at 10am on the last day
    Ending DBe a prisoner of the special forces at 12 pm on the 22nd
    Ending EDont be at the helliport and dont solve all cases
    Ending FFail to collect all of Carlitos bombs on act 7-2

    Contributed By: babyboper.

  • Unlock Weapon: Molotov Cocktail

    You can obtain the Molotov Cocktail that one of the Boss, Paul uses:
    1) After the boss fight, when Paul is on fire, DO NOT KILL him. Instead, pick up the fire extinguisher in the store to put out the fire.
    2) Then bring Paul back to the security room. (You can also save the 2 women as well)
    3) After a while, you will receive a call saying Paul has a present for you,
    4) Go back to the security room to meet Paul, continue to talk to him and he will give you his Molotov Cocktail to use. (Unlimited supply!)

    UnlockableHow to Unlock
    Molotov Cocktail (infinite supply)Use fire Extinguisher to save Paul, then bring him to the security room.

    Contributed By: Leifang2000.

  • Unlockable Items

    A handful of the Achievements have Unlockable content that becomes available once they've been activated. These, rewards, which include special costumes and items, can be found inside Shopping Bags behind the air duct in the Security Room after you've finished the game.

    UnlockableHow to Unlock
    Ammo BeltPerfect Gunner
    Arthur's Boxers7 Day Survivor
    Cop HatSaint
    Hockey MaskPP Collector
    Laser Sword5 Day Survivor
    Mall Employee UniformTransmissionary
    Mega Man BootsUnbreakable
    Mega Man TightsPunisher
    Prisoner GarbCarjacker
    Pro Wrestling BootsItem Smasher
    Pro Wrestling BriefsKarate Champ
    Real Mega Buster.Zombie Genocide
    Special Forces BootsLegendary Soldier
    Special Forces UniformHella Copter
    White HatCensus Taker

    Contributed By: Lt_Link and leavemywife.

  • Unlockables

    UnlockableHow to Unlock
    Infinity ModeThis is unlocked by completing Overtime Mode
    Overtime ModeComplete all missions in 72 mode, talk to Isabella at 10am, and return to the helipad by noon on the 22nd

    Contributed By: Lothars.

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