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Frank West, the main character of the series

Dead Rising is a horror game series by Capcom.

Video games

  • Dead Rising (August 08, 2006). Xbox 360 and mobile phones.
    • Dead Rising: Chop Till You Drop (February 19, 2009). Wii. A remake of the original.
  • Dead Rising 2 (September 24, 2010). PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and PC.
    • Dead RIsing 2: Off the Records (October 11, 2011). PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and PC. A reimagining of Dead Rising 2 with Frank West as its main character.
  • Dead Rising: The Survival (2012). A short-lived mobile phone game.
  • Dead Rising 3 (November 24, 2013). Xbox One and PC.
  • Dead Rising 4 (December 6, 2016). Xbox One and PC.
    • Dead Rising 4: Frank's Big Package (December 5, 2017). PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC. An update with new game modes and extras.

Cinema

  • Zombrex: Dead Rising Sun (2010).
  • Dead Rising: Watchtower (March 27, 2015).
  • Dead Rising: Endgame (June 20, 2016).

Publications

  • Dead Rising: Road to Fortune (2011). A four-issue comic book set between Dead Rising and Dead Rising 2: Case West.

Links to other series

Direction Series Date Description Type


4Arrow L Mega Man20060808 August 08, 2006Mega Man's Mega Buster weapon is unlockable in Dead Rising, while costumes based off Mega Man X (normal and first armor), Roll Caskett, Proto Man, Dr. Wily, Sigma, Bass and Zero are featured in several games of the series, together with a multitude of smaller references.1


4Arrow L Shadow of Rome20060808 August 08, 2006Display cases in Dead Rising and Dead Rising 2 show weapons and helmets featured in Shadow of Rome, possibly as a nod to Dead Rising being originally a Shadow of Rome sequel.3


5Arrow R Lost Planet20070712 July 12, 2007Frank West and his "Mega Man suit" are DLC characters in the game Lost Planet: Extreme Condition, Frank West is also playable in Lost Planet 2, and a notebook of Lost Planet 3 is a collectible in the "Capcom Heroes" mode from Dead Rising 4: Frank's Big Package.1


4Arrow L Bionic Commando20090219 February 19, 2009A costume inspired by Spencer from Bionic Commando can be unlocked in Dead Rising: Chop Till You Drop; Dead Rising 4 features a t-shirt with the Bionic Commando remake's logo.2


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Left 4 Dead20091117 November 17, 2009Left 4 Dead 2 features a message that says "Otis, out of film, No helicopter, Zombies are too fast, Not going to make it, Frank West"; while Dead Rising 2: Case West features a message on the wall referencing Left 4 Dead. Both series also references each other in the names of certain Achievements.3


5Arrow R Tatsunoko vs. Capcom20100126 January 26, 2010Frank West from Dead Rising is selectable in Tatsunoko vs. Capcom: Ultimate All-Stars.1


5Arrow R Monster Hunter20100930 September 30, 2010Monster Hunter Frontier features downloadable weapons and costumes from Dead Rising 2.1


5Arrow R Marvel vs. Capcom20110215 February 15, 2011Frank West makes an uncredited appearance in the second trailer of Marvel vs. Capcom 3 and is playable in Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 and Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite.1


5Arrow R Nazo Waku Yakata20110804 August 04, 2011The bonus chapter in Nazo Waku Yakata features a cameo of Frank West from Dead Rising.1


5Arrow R Saints Row20111115 November 15, 2011The Whored Mode minigame wave "Hank East" from Saints Row: The Third references Dead Rising.3


5Arrow R Project X Zone20121011 October 11, 2012Project X Zone features Frank West from Dead Rising.1


5Arrow R Minna to Series20121025 October 25, 2012Minna to Capcom All Stars features Frank West from Dead Rising, Frank West later appears in official art for Street Fighter × All Capcom.1


4Arrow L Tokyo Ghoul20131124 November 24, 2013Dylan Fuentes' mask from Dead Rising 3 appears to be inspired by Ken Kaneki's mask from Tokyo Ghoul.3


4Arrow L The Dukes of Hazzard20131124 November 24, 2013The "Daisy Dukes Outfit" in Dead Rising 3 is a reference to The Dukes of Hazzard.2


4Arrow L Breaking Bad20131124 November 24, 2013Dead Rising 3 features a recreation of Walter White's house from Breaking Bad, including a pizza stamped on the roof and a usable hazmat suit.3


4Arrow L Street Fighter2014069 June 9, 2014Super Ultra Dead Rising 3' Arcade Remix Hyper Edition Ex Plus Alpha features Ryu and Chun-Li costumes, along with the actual moves from Street Fighter, and zombie versions of Akuma and M.Bison as bosses; Dead Rising 2 also features a Blanka mask and the combo weapons "Roaring Thunder" and "Dragon Punch" reference techniques from Street Fighter, Dead Rising 4 features costumes of several Street Fighter characters, and Frank West from Dead Rising appears in official art for Street Fighter × All Capcom.1


4Arrow L Dino Crisis2014069 June 9, 2014Regina from Dino Crisis is featured as a costume for Annie Greene in Super Ultra Dead Rising 3' Arcade Remix Hyper Edition Ex Plus Alpha, along an actual Pteranodon from the series; a poster of Dino Crisis 3 is a collectible in the "Capcom Heroes" mode from Dead Rising 4: Frank's Big Package.1


4Arrow L Power Stone2014069 June 9, 2014Edward Falcon's power form from Power Stone is featured as a costume for Nick Ramos in Super Ultra Dead Rising 3' Arcade Remix Hyper Edition Ex Plus Alpha, along his actual moves; Dead Rising 4 features a Power Stone board game and art books in its backgrounds.1


4Arrow L Rival Schools2014069 June 9, 2014Shoma from Rival Schools is featured as a costume for Chuck Greene in Super Ultra Dead Rising 3' Arcade Remix Hyper Edition Ex Plus Alpha, along with his actual moves; Dead Rising 4 features Rival Schools Arcade cabinets, art books and banners in its backgrounds.1


4Arrow L Captain Commando2014069 June 9, 2014Captain Commando is featured as a costume for Chuck Greene in Super Ultra Dead Rising 3' Arcade Remix Hyper Edition Ex Plus Alpha, along with his actual moves, and later as a costume for Frank West in Dead Rising 4.1


4Arrow L Onimusha2014069 June 9, 2014Kaijin no Soki is featured as a costume for Frank West in Super Ultra Dead Rising 3' Arcade Remix Hyper Edition Ex Plus Alpha, along with his actual moves.1


4Arrow L Darkstalkers2014069 June 9, 2014Felicia and B.B. Hood are featured as costumes for Nick Ramos and Frank West in Super Ultra Dead Rising 3' Arcade Remix Hyper Edition Ex Plus Alpha, along their actual techniques; Frank West receives a Morrigan costume in Dead Rising 4 and series artwork and Arcade cabinets also appear on its backgrounds.1


4Arrow L Final Fight2014069 June 9, 2014Mike Haggar is featured as a costume for Frank West in Super Ultra Dead Rising 3' Arcade Remix Hyper Edition Ex Plus Alpha; Dead Rising 4 features a Mike Haggar costume and Final Fight Arcade cabinets in its backgrounds.2


4Arrow L Breath of Fire2014069 June 9, 2014Nina from Breath of Fire IV is featured as a costume for Annie Greene in Super Ultra Dead Rising 3' Arcade Remix Hyper Edition Ex Plus Alpha, along with her actual moves, while Dead Rising 4 features billboards and art books from Breath of Fire in its backgrounds.1


4Arrow L Strider2014069 June 9, 2014The Option A from Strider appears as an item in Super Ultra Dead Rising 3' Arcade Remix Hyper Edition Ex Plus Alpha.1


4Arrow L 194X2014069 June 9, 2014The P-38 Lightning biplane from 1942 appears as an item in Super Ultra Dead Rising 3' Arcade Remix Hyper Edition Ex Plus Alpha; Dead Rising 4 features a 1943 board game in its background.1


4Arrow L Resident Evil2014069 June 9, 2014Stores in Dead Rising named "Jill's Sandwiches" and "Chris' Fine Foods" references Chris and Jill from Resident Evil, while weapons and the joke character Tofu from Resident Evil 2 appear as items in Super Ultra Dead Rising 3' Arcade Remix Hyper Edition Ex Plus Alpha; Dead Rising 4 features several art books in its backgrounds, while its update Dead Rising 4: Frank's Big Package features a Jill Valentine costume in "Capcom Heroes" mode, along with her actual moves.1


4Arrow L Vulgus2014069 June 9, 2014The Yashichi enemy from Vulgus appears as an item in Super Ultra Dead Rising 3' Arcade Remix Hyper Edition Ex Plus Alpha.3


4Arrow L Ace Attorney20161206 December 06, 2016Art books of Ace Attorney appear in the backgrounds of Dead Rising 4, a poster of Ace Attorney: Spirit of Justice is a collectible in the "Capcom Heroes" mode from Dead Rising 4: Frank's Big Package.2


4Arrow L Asura's Wrath20161206 December 06, 2016Art books of Asura's Wrath appear in the backgrounds of Dead Rising 4.2


5Arrow R Puzzle Fighter20171122 November 22, 2017Frank West and Chuck Greene from Dead Rising are playable characters in Puzzle Fighter, while a poster of Super Puzzle Fighter Turbo II is a collectible in the "Capcom Heroes" mode from Dead Rising 4: Frank's Big Package.1


4Arrow L Ghost Trick20171205 December 05, 2017Sissel from Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective is featured as a costume for Frank West in the "Capcom Heroes" mode from Dead Rising 4: Frank's Big Package, along with his actual moves.1


4Arrow L Devil May Cry20171205 December 05, 2017Art books of Devil May Cry appear in the backgrounds of Dead Rising 4, while its update Dead Rising 4: Frank's Big Package features a Dante costume in "Capcom Heroes" mode, along with his actual moves.1


4Arrow L Ōkami20171205 December 05, 2017Art books of Ōkami appear in the backgrounds of Dead Rising 4, while its update Dead Rising 4: Frank's Big Package features an Amaterasu costume in "Capcom Heroes" mode, along with her actual moves.1


4Arrow L Ghosts 'n Goblins20171205 December 05, 2017"Arthur's Boxers" is an unlockable item in Dead Rising, and a costume inspired by Arthur from Ghosts 'n Goblins can be found in Dead Rising 2; Dead Rising 4 features a Ghosts 'n Goblins board game in its backgrounds, and its update Dead Rising 4: Frank's Big Package features an Arthur costume in "Capcom Heroes" mode, along with his actual moves.1


4Arrow L Viewtiful Joe20171205 December 05, 2017Viewtiful Joe is featured as a costume for Frank West in the "Capcom Heroes" mode from Dead Rising 4: Frank's Big Package, along with his actual moves.1


4Arrow L Three Wonders20171205 December 05, 2017The magic lamp item from Midnight Wanderers is featured as an item in the "Capcom Heroes" mode from Dead Rising 4: Frank's Big Package.2


4Arrow L Cadillacs & Dinosaurs20171205 December 05, 2017A poster of the Arcade game Cadillacs & Dinosaurs is a collectible in the "Capcom Heroes" mode from Dead Rising 4: Frank's Big Package.2


4Arrow L Zack & Wiki20171205 December 05, 2017A poster of Zack & Wiki is a collectible in the "Capcom Heroes" mode from Dead Rising 4: Frank's Big Package.2