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How do you melee attack (swing your hand wielding the weapon) in Dead Space? I know curb stomp is RB next to fallen enemy.

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I can confirm it's the right trigger. I just checked on my Xbox 360. It's really a last-ditch sort of thing; I wouldn't suggest counting on it.

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It is the right trigger, but more importantly you need to make sure you are not also holding down the left trigger or you will fire the weapon instead of initiating a melee attack.

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I believe the right trigger is the melee attack with whatever you're holding.

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In my experience, meleeing is what you do when you are pretty much already dead. You can also think of it as a "watch the cool player death scene" animation button as well. – Morinar Jul 14 '10 at 20:40

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