• Publisher: Capcom
  • Release Date: Feb 24, 2009
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Mixed or average reviews - based on 30 Critics

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Mixed or average reviews- based on 31 Ratings

Summary: Taking advantage of the same proven technology that brought "Resident Evil 4" to Wii, Dead Rising: Chop Till You Drop delivers a more immersive, intuitive and interactive experience as players use the Wii Remote to shoot, slash and bludgeon their way through a zombie infested shopping mall, fighting for survival. Dead Rising: Chop Till You Drop follows the harrowing tale of Frank West, an overly zealous freelance journalist on a hunt for the scoop of a lifetime. In pursuit of a juicy lead, he makes his way to the small suburban town of Willamette only to find that it has become overrun by zombies. Frank escapes to the local shopping mall, thinking it will be a bastion of safety but it turns out to be anything but. It's a true struggle to survive the endless stream of enemies, but players have full reign of a realistic shopping centre and its varied stores offering an endless supply of real and makeshift weapons to fight off the flesh-hungry mob. If Frank is running low on health he can pay a visit to one of the many restaurants or cafes for a meal in order to restore his energy and continue the fight. The game is split into a series of individual cases, all of which Frank must complete in order to gain vital information that allow him to piece together the truth behind the horrendous epidemic. In addition to the cases, players are faced with the dilemma of deciding the rescue priority of the residents of Wilamette who also sought sanctuary in the mall. Depending on the player’s skill, some may not be so fortunate as each rescue needs to be undertaken in a set time period, therefore players may need to delay completion of a case in order to save a fellow human. Dead Rising: Chop Till You Drop's infectious humor delivers some welcome relief from the incessant tide of zombies with players able to dress Frank up in a variety of comedic costumes and take on the undead hordes with a selection of improvised and sometimes highly ineffective weapons such as a toy sword or a football. [Capcom]
Rating: M
Developer: TOSE
Genre(s): Action Adventure
ESRB Descriptors:Blood and Gore, Intense Violence, Language
Cast Credit
Bill Farmer Voice Actor: Cletus Samson
Steve Blum Voice Actor: Roger Hall
Michael Yama Voice Actor: Larry Chiang
Kim Mai Guest Voice Actor: Isabella Keyes
Laura Napoli Voice Actor: Jessica McCarney
T.J. Rotolo Voice Actor: Frank West
Adam Clark Voice Actor: Steven Chapman
Philip Tanzini Voice Actor: Thomas Hall
Peter Renaday Voice Actor: Sean Keanan
Phil Proctor Voice Actor: Russell Barnaby
Dave Wittenberg Voice Actor: Ed DeLuca
Gregg Berger Voice Actor: Brock Mason
John Kassir Voice Actor: Adam MacIntyre
T.J. Storm Voice Actor: Brad Garrison
Jason Spisak Voice Actor: Jack Hall
Alex Fernandez Voice Actor: Carlito Keyes
Alex Fernandez Voice Actor: Carlito Keyes
Peter Renaday Voice Actor: Sean Keanan
Philip Tanzini Voice Actor: Thomas Hall
Jason Spisak Voice Actor: Jack Hall
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