To modify Dead Rising 2 files you must be able to open them.
To open these files use Gibbed's DeadRising2 Tools (Gibbed.DeadRising2.Tools(rev 11).rar).
Download Gibbed's DeadRising2 ToolsEdit
Thread on the download, [TOOLS] Gibbed.DeadRising2.Tools, Dead Rising 2 PC Mods.
Tutorial on how to open filesEdit
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The video will show you how to open big files. Below are screenshots of the video.
Make sure you have Winrar to open the donwloaded file.
Locate the folder you have installed Dead Rising 2 in. You will be unpacking datafile.big located in the /dead rising 2/data folder.
Click and drag the datafile.big file.
Release the dragged datafile.big file over the Gibbed.DeadRising2.Unpack.exe file.
The unpacked datafile.big opens into a new folder /dead rising 2/data/datafile_big
Make your desired modifications, then remember to save the file.
Click and drag the datafile_big folder over to Gibbed.DeadRising2.Pack.exe
This will create a new file called datafile_big.big.
Backup the original file by renaming the file (default)datafile.big.
Rename the new datafile_big.big to datafile.big and start the game.
- Mod:List of items Items which can be added to a Datafile.big and will then appear in the game.
- Wider Field of View, Dead Rising 2 Mods, (October 5, 2010).