Dead Island: Riptide Weapon Upgrades – Hand-to-Hand Weapons & Firearms

Everyone has their favorite weapons to use. This applies even to the Dead Island Characters. It is important to also use weapons that you might not enjoy as much to ensure that your character becomes well rounded in case you cannot find the weapon type you are after. This goes a long way to keep your character alive.

Fist (Hand-To-Hand) Weapons XP Levels
1: Fighting with Fist Weapons cost 10% less stamina.
2: Fist are 20% more durable.
3: You have a 5% higher chance to score a critical hit with a Fist Weapon.
4: You deal 20% more damage using Fist Weapons.
5: Fighting with Fist Weapons cost you 15% less stamina.
6: Your Fist weapon attacks are 25% faster.
7: You gain 10% more experience for killing with Fist Weapons.
8: Each Fist Weapon hit is 20% more forceful.
9: Each Fist Weapon kill gives you 10% more Rage points.
10: You deal 35% more damage using Fist Weapons.

Firearm XP Levels
1: You can fit 10% more bullets into a magazine
2: You increase the firearm's rate of fire by 10%
3: You have a 5% higher chance to score a critical hit with a Firearm.
4: You deal 20% more damage using Firearms.
5: Reduce weapon recoil by 10%.
6: Increase accuracy for any firearm by 20%.
7: You gain 10% more experience for killing with Firearms.
8: Reloading becomes 20% faster.
9: Each shot gives you 10% more Rage points.
10: You can carry 20% more ammo.