RE4 Remake: How To Get Infinite Ammo [Easy Guide]

In this guide, learn how you can get and unlock infinite ammo on certain weapons in Resident Evil 4 Remake.

How to get infinite ammo in resident evil 4 remake
How To Get Infinite Ammo | Image Credits: VeryAli Gaming
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Shoaib Rashid has invested more than 100+ hours in Resident Evil 4. He has gone through the game extensively, so you can easily trust any information he provides related to the game!

The main factor that makes Resident Evil 4 Remake challenging is the scarcity of ammo you find. You can cheat by learning how to get infinite ammo in Resident Evil 4 Remake. 

Key Takeaways

  • You can get infinite ammo in Resident Evil 4 Remake in different ways.
  • Unlocking cat ears gives you unlimited ammo on all weapons except rocket launchers and knives.
  • Chicago Sweeper is a bonus SMG that also has this perk.
  • Handcannon is a bonus Magnum that also has this perk.
  • The infinite rocket launcher is expensive but worth the price.
  • The first knife also offers infinite durability.

In this guide, we will go through each weapon you can unlock infinite ammo on and any other way to open it.

Infinite Ammo

Having unlimited ammo in your guns is a very overpowered ability. Unfortunately, the requirements to unlock infinite ammo are laborious and tedious. There are different ways and guns you can open this ability.

Even though they are adamant about getting it, but certainly not impossible. So, follow through in this guide to learn all the ways you can unlock the option to bombard your enemies with bullets.

Cat Ears

Cat Ears How to get infinite ammo in resident evil 4 remake
Leon Wearing Cat Ears Accessory | Image Credits: Backseat Guides

PerkAll weapons can be reloaded indefinitely without using the ammo items in your possession.
How to UnlockComplete the main story on Professional mode with an S+ rank.
Extra Contents Shop Price3000 CP

Cat ears are one of the many accessories you can unlock and wear with Leon. It provides unlimited ammo on all weapons except the rocket launcher and knives. The main benefit of the accessory is that you do not need to upgrade your weapons to the maximum to unlock the infinite ammo perk.

  1. All you need to do is to unlock the accessory and wear it to have the perk effect.
  2. Obtaining the cat ears is a very tough challenge, but it also has a very worthy reward.
  3. If you are unfamiliar with the Ranking System in Resident Evil 4 Remake concept, then visit this guide to help you out.
  4. To start getting this item, you must complete the campaign first to unlock the professional difficulty mode.
  5. Then in this mode, you need to complete the game on an S+ ranking to unlock the option to buy this accessory.
  6. You must complete it in under 5 hours and 30 minutes. You also need to make a maximum of 15 saves on your playthrough.
  7. Then you can buy the accessory from the extra content shop from the main menu for 3000 CP.
  8. To learn how to unlock this accessory, visit our Guide on Cat Ears to help you.

Handcannon

Handcannon How to get infinite ammo in resident evil 4 remake
Handcannon | Image Credits: Backseat Guides

Handcannon Unlock MethodsMercenaries Mode
Complete Professional Difficulty without using Bonus Weapons
Playtime RequiredLess than 1 hour
(No story playthrough required)
8-15 hours
(approx. time to beat main story)


Weapon TypeMagnum
Ammo TypeMagnum Ammo
PerksPenetration Power
How to GetBeat Professional without any Bonus Weapons, or Get S Rank on All Stages in Mercenaries Mode
Power12
Durability-
Attack Speed-
Ammo Capacity5
Reload Speed0.46
Rate of Fire0.52
Precision1.80

Inventory Slots

8 (2x4)
LV1LV2LV3LV4LV5
Power1218243036
Ammo Capacity56789
Reload Speed12345
Rate of Fire0.520.550.580.610.65
Exclusive PerkUnlimited Ammo

  1. It is a powerful magnum gun that can do much damage.
  2. As it is a bonus weapon, to unlock this weapon, you need to first open the professional difficulty by completing the game once on any difficulty.
  3. After that, you must again meet the competition on the experienced test without using any bonus weapons to unlock this weapon.
  4. The first method is complex and will require a lot of time.
  5. Thankfully, there is an alternate way to unlock it, which can save you a lot of time and effort.
  6. You need to get at least three S ranks in any of the three runs in the mercenary mode to unlock this weapon.
  7. To learn in detail how you can do this, you can visit our guide on Mercenary Mode, free-to-play additional game content you can download.
  8. After you have unlocked this weapon, you can buy it from the extra content shop on the main menu for 1000 CP.
  9. After you get the gun, you can open the infinite ammo on it by upgrading it to the max to unlock its exclusive upgrade.
  10. Alternatively, you can buy the upgrade ticket from the merchant for 30 Spinels to unlock the exclusive promotion directly.

Chicago Sweeper

Chicago Sweeper
Chicago Sweeper | Image Credits: Backseat Guides

Weapon TypeSMG
Ammo TypeSubmachine Gun Ammo
PerksNone
How to GetBeat Professional with A-Rank.
Power0.40
Durability-
Attack Speed-
Ammo Capacity50
Reload Speed0.78
Rate of Fire2.50
Precision3.00

Inventory Slots

21 (3x7)
LV1LV2LV3LV4LV5
Power0.40.81.21.62
Ammo Capacity5055606570
Reload Speed0.780.820.860.890.93
Rate of Fire(Cannot be Upgraded)
Exclusive PerkUnlimited Ammo

  1. It is a complete gun and is considered the best SMG in Resident Evil 4 Remake.
  2. Similar to the hand cannon, to unlock this weapon, you need to first open the professional difficulty by completing the game once on any difficulty.
  3. After that, you need to complete the game on professional difficulty again but with an A rank.
  4. You can do this by completing the playthrough in under 7 hours which is a bit tough.
  5. Then you can buy this weapon from the extra content shop in the main menu for 1000 CP.
  6. After you get the gun, you can unlock its infinite ammo by upgrading it to the max to unlock its exclusive upgrade.
  7. Alternatively, you can buy the upgrade ticket from the merchant for 30 Spinels to unlock the exclusive promotion directly.

Infinite Rocket Launcher

infinite rocket launcher
Infinite Rocket Launcher At The Merchant | Image Credits: Gaming with Griff Griffin

Weapon TypeSMG
Ammo TypeSubmachine Gun Ammo
PerksNone
How to GetBeat Professional with A-Rank.
Power0.40
Durability-
Attack Speed-
Ammo Capacity50
Reload Speed0.78
Rate of Fire2.50
Precision3.00

Inventory Slots

21 (3x7)
LV1LV2LV3LV4LV5
Power0.40.81.21.62
Ammo Capacity5055606570
Reload Speed0.780.820.860.890.93
Rate of Fire
(Cannot be Upgraded)

Exclusive Perk
Unlimited Ammo

  1. The rocket launcher is the most overpowered weapon, which can quickly kill or clear any phase of any boss in Resident Evil 4 Remake in one shot.
  2. On top of that, unlocking infinite ammo on the rocket launcher is a cheat that the players can use to complete the RE4 Remake quickly.
  3. To get this weapon, all you need is a lot of Pesetas. After you start your game again on the NG+ mode, you can buy this weapon from the merchant.
  4. This weapon comes with a hefty price tag of 2 Million Pesetas! It is the most expensive weapon and demands you to farm a lot of money.
  5. If you have luckily stumbled on the charm called Leon with a rocket launcher, you can have a 20% per cent discount on it from the merchant.
  6. The price after the deal becomes 1.6 Million Pesetas. Even though this weapon is costly to buy, it is worth all the money due to its massive damage count and infinite ammo.

Primal Knife

Weapon TypeMelee
PerksNone
How to GetFind and destroy all Clockwork Castellans.
Power0.80
Durability
1.60

Attack Speed1.10
Ammo Capacity-
Reload Speed-
Rate of Fire-
Precision-

Inventory Slots

3 (1x3)
LV1LV2LV3LV4LV5
Power0.80.911.11.2
Ammo Capacity1.61.822.22.4
Exclusive PerkBecomes indestructible.

  1. Although technically, it does not need ammo; it can become an unbreakable knife.
  2. To unlock this knife, you must destroy all the clockwork castellans, all 16 placed in every 16 chapters. To know each location, you can visit our guide on Collectibles.
  3. Then the knife becomes available to unlock in the extra content shop in the main menu for 1000 CP.
  4. After you get the weapon, you can open its infinite durability by upgrading it to the max to unlock its exclusive upgrade.
  5. Alternatively, you can buy the upgrade ticket from the merchant for 30 Spinels to unlock the exclusive promotion directly.

Ending Remarks

Although all the weapons are cheats, they can only be obtained after you have finished RE4 Remake once and are still hard to get. So they serve their purpose of making re-runs of many players worth it, as it is fun to get infinite ammo in Resident Evil 4 Remake to mow through all the enemies.

Obtaining them through this hard grind also does not make RE4 Remake less challenging, as going through the requirements makes it worth getting the weapon that can easily be called a cheat.

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