Dead Island 2: Change and Equip Weapon

Which button is used to switch weapons in Dead Island 2? Which button do you have to press on the PS5, Xbox Series or even the PC if you want to equip a different weapon? A few days ago, the second part of Deep Silver’s popular zombie shredded game was released and, as was to be expected, the game is very popular and can also convince the specialist press. In Dead Island 2, of course, you have to raze numerous zombies to the ground and the player has numerous weapons at his disposal. In addition to a number of melee weapons, some of which are also improvised, there are also plenty of firearms with which you can kill the zombies. If you just got into the game, then one or the other player is probably wondering how to switch weapons in Dead Island 2?

Change weapons in Dead Island 2

You can switch weapons using the weapon wheel. The weapon wheel can be opened by pressing and holding the triangle button on PS5, the Y button on Xbox Series, and pressing and holding the mouse wheel on PC. Each weapon has “two sides” that can be switched using the directional pad. So you can equip a total of 16 weapons.

  • PC: Hold mouse wheel and select weapon with mouse
  • PS5: Hold the Triangle button and select a weapon with the left or right analog stick
  • Xbox Series: Hold the Y button and use the left or right analog stick to select a weapon

Can’t equip weapon?

If a weapon cannot be equipped via the selection wheel, then the reason is simple: the weapon is broken. The melee weapons wear out over time and eventually break. The broken weapons can then not be equipped until the weapon is repaired at the workbench.


Can you equip a Molotov in MW3?

Some might say that having Molotovs in a COD game is a must these days. And while that may be true, the latest Modern Warfare has issues with the infamous incendiary grenades. So let’s take an umbrella and answer the question: can you equip a Molotov in MW3?

How to equip a Molotov in MW3?

Molotov ___tails, first introduced in COD: World at War, these incendiary devices allow players to rain hellfire from a bottle onto their enemies. However, it seems that they are not working as expected in MW3. Because from now on you can only use Molotovs in MWZ and the campaign. This is quite strange considering that an Armory unlock is available for Molotov when viewing the multiplayer lobby screen.

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Since Molotovs are visible on the Armory unlock screen in the multiplayer menu, players began to believe that they were actually usable in this mode. However, it seems that no matter what mode you play in, each unlock is visible under the armory, regardless of whether you can use it in the current mode you have selected. Bringing a lot of confusion and questions to the player base regarding the functionality of Deadly Gear between modes. But we can tell by diving deep into it blog post published by the development team, that Molotov ___tails are in fact not available in multiplayer. It’s unclear whether or not they will add them over time. For now, we’ll have to settle for lighting zombies on fire and imagining him as Timmy on the other team in multiplayer.