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Dead Rising 2: Off the Record (2011) (VG) More at IMDbPro »

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During the course of the game, players' character can wear different costumes; one bikini-like outfit (i.e., Banana Hammock) exposes large portions of his buttocks.

Some female characters are also dressed in revealing outfits (e.g., lingerie, showgirl costumes), and players can take pictures of them to earn 'Erotica' bonus points.

A young woman walks over to another woman and wraps her arms around her waist.

A sex shop has a sex toy 'massager' can be used as a weapon.

Naked mannequins both male and female are seen in some clothes shop revealing buttocks, chests and breasts.

There's collectible Playboy magazine covers scattered around the city.


This is an incredibly violent and gory adventure.

Players use blades, rifles, flamethrowers, chainsaws, and characters' bare hands to kill large hordes of zombies and survivor characters.

Players can also use objects in the surrounding environment (e.g., exploding gas tanks, vehicles) and their own constructions (e.g., pitchfork-shotgun combo) to dispatch multiple enemies at once.

You are awarded more points for creative ways of killing others.

Red blood-splatter effects occur frequently, and blood sometimes stains the ground and surrounding walls.

Zombies often get impaled, dismembered, decapitated and run over.

A man falls onto a spinning saw blade.

Chuck decapitates a zombie with his bare hands.

A trophy/achievement can be earned for killing an amount of zombies from 1,337 to 12,000 zombies.


1 F-Word and frequent use of words like "shit," "ass," "damn" and "hell."

Name calling (bastard and bitch.)


Some missions/challenges require players to make and drink alcoholic beverages (e.g., wine, vodka, beer and whiskey.)

If players drink too much, their movements become erratic and they will vomit.

Frank will need to take a drug (Zombrex) every 24 hours to slow his infection.


The zombies may scare some young players.

Zombies can sometimes jump out of nowhere and attack you.

Players rip apart, blow up, dismember, decapitate and run over zombies.

Boss fights can be intense.

Overall: 22/50

Suggested MPAA Rating R: Strong Bloody Zombie Violence, Some Disturbing Images, Crude and Sexual Content, and Some Language.


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