Weaponry

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Weapons

A knife designed for self-defense.

Knife

A standard Combat Knife, very sharp and very dangerous in the right hands, although never fully tested against the undead and laboratory experiments.

It may seem like a joke to use this weapon against anything encountered during the game, but it is useful for dispatching zombies early on when you have no ammunition for the handgun.


The standard equipment for S.T.A.R.S. officers. It uses 9mm parabellum rounds.

Handgun (Rebecca's)

The standard handgun for S.T.A.R.S. members. It uses Handgun Ammo.

This handgun is useful against Zombies, but that's about it. It can be upgraded with the Handgun Parts to create Rebecca's Custom Handgun.


A standard army-issue handgun. It uses 9mm parabellum rounds.

Handgun (Billy's)

An army-issue handgun. It uses Handgun Ammo.

This is the handgun Billy acquired from a solider that was transporting him through Raccoon Forest. It's useful against zombies, but that's about it. It can be upgraded with the Handgun Parts to create Billy's Custom Handgun.


A custom handgun that's been fitted with a scope for greater accuracy. These modifications should make it easier to hit a target's weak point.

Custom Handgun (Rebecca's)

A modified handgun, allows greater accuracy when firing. The small modifications to Rebecca's standard Handgun means it's a bit more powerful, taking down zombies quicker with less ammo consumption.

This weapon is acquired by combining the Handgun Parts with Rebecca's Handgun.


A custom handgun that's been fitted with a scope for greater accuracy. These modifications should make it easier to hit a target's weak point.

Custom Handgun (Billy's)

A modified handgun, allows greater accuracy when firing. The small modifications to Billy's standard Handgun means it's a bit more powerful, taking down zombies quicker with less ammo consumption.

This weapon is acquired by combining the Handgun Parts with Billy's Handgun.


A rather primitive weapon capable of dealing massive damage to certain types of enemies.

Molotov Cocktail

A handmade gasoline firebomb, named after Vyacheslav Molotov of the Soviet Union during World War II.

You can create these by combining an Empty Bottle with a Gas Tank. They are particularly useful against enemies that are sensitive to fire, such as leeches.


A shotgun used for hunting. There's a design carved on the barrel. This model can only be loaded with 2 shells at a time.

Hunting Gun

A double-barrelled shotgun with amazing power, traditionally used for hunting game and wild animals. It uses Shotgun Ammo.

This is more powerful than the Shotgun, but takes longer to reload. With two long barrels, zombies can be decapitated quite easily with this weapon.


A conventional pump-action shotgun.

Shotgun

A classic pump-action shotgun. Is uses Shotgun Ammo.

A fairly powerful weapon, can be used against most enemies. Zombies can be decapitated with this weapon, simply aim up and shoot when the zombie gets very close. When used at close range, this weapon is good at knocking over advancing enemies.


A large grenade launcher featuring a revolver-style chamber. It's currently loaded with regular grenades.

Grenade Launcher

A powerful grenade launcher capable of holding many grenades.

There are three different types of grenades available for this weapon; regular Grenades, Acid Grenades, and Napalm Grenades.


A large handgun capable of firing powerful Magnum rounds.

Magnum

One of the most powerful handguns in the world. It uses Magnum Ammo.

This is very powerful, it can kill most enemies with one shot. Using it on zombies may be a waste, but it's fun to see their heads shatter. This weapon should be reserved for powerful enemies such as those encountered towards the end of the game.


A Magnum Revolver containing enhanced parts like a new cylinder and frame. Its tremendous firepower makes it more of a "hand cannon" than a handgun.

Magnum Revolver

A modified .50 caliber Magnum with increased firepower, modified by S.T.A.R.S. member Barry Burton. Is uses Magnum Ammo.

This is the ultimate handgun. It is only acquired by completing the bonus side-game Leech Hunter with a Rank B. It can only hold five rounds, but one shot should be enough for almost any enemy.


A devastatingly powerful piece of weaponry that fires rockets.

Rocket Launcher

A devastatingly powerful weapon that fires long-range missiles at targets.

This weapon is earned by completing the game in less than 3.5 hours with a Rank S. It comes with an unlimited supply of rockets, and can kill almost every enemy in the game with a single shot.


A small sub-machinegun. It uses its own type of ammo magazine.

Sub-Machinegun

A compact sub-machine gun using its own custom ammunition in the form of Machinegun Ammo.

This is available by completing the Leech Hunter mini-game with a Rank E. It's very powerful, capable of killing many of the larger enemies of game effortlessly. But be warned, the ammo for it can dry up very quickly.

Weapon parts

A set of various parts consisting of a scope and a scope mount. Equipping these on a handgun will greatly increase the gun's firing precision.

Handgun Parts

Parts for upgrading a handgun.

This set of parts contain a scope, and can be combined with either Rebecca's Handgun or Billy's Handgun to create Rebecca's Custom Handgun or Billy's Custom Handgun respectively.

Ammunition

Holds 9x19 parabellum rounds for use with handguns.

Handgun Ammo

A box of fifteen 9mm parabellum rounds.

These bullets can be used with the following weapons:


12 gauge shotgun shells.

Shotgun Ammo

A container of shotgun shells.

An extra box of shells for use with the following weapons:


These grenades are filled with conventional explosives.

Grenades

Standard ammunition for a grenade launcher, highly explosive, although not as precise as the other forms of rounds.

These rounds are used with the Grenade Launcher. They are powerful, but the damage isn't as concentrated as the other types of rounds. They are useful against Zombies and Plague Crawlers.


These grenades are filled with highly-concentrated sulfuric acid.

Acid Grenades

Heavy shells filled with a deadly acidic compound, effective for destroying all manner of living creatures.

These shells, used with the Grenade Launcher, are most effective against the deadlier enemies of the game.


These grenades are filled with a highly-flammable liquid.

Napalm Grenades

Heavy shells filled with deadly napalm, effective for destroying many flammable creatures.

These rounds are used with the Grenade Launcher. They are effective against many enemies of the game, but should be reserved for the enemies sensitive to fire.


These Magnum rounds boast several times the stopping power of ordinary handgun bullets.

Magnum Ammo

A box of magnum rounds.

These rounds are used with the following weapons:


A magazine containing sub-machinegun ammunition.

Machinegun Ammo

A full magazine for a sub-machinegun.

These clips will only appear in the main game once you have acquired the Sub-Machinegun. Combine them with this weapon to restore the ammunition counter to 100%.