Red Dead Online, the online multiplayer component of Rockstar's critically acclaimed Red Dead Redemption 2has been getting a steady stream of patches and content drops since it launched in open beta last November, and now the online mode is finally moving out of its beta phase with this week's massive update. Rockstar has introduced an assortment of new story missions, Free Roam activities, and more to Red Dead Online on PS4 and Xbox One, with even more on the way in the coming weeks. First, players will be able to take on a variety of new Land of Opportunities missions.
This page catalogs all of the content updates for Red Dead Onlinebeginning with the November public beta. This week in Red Dead OnlineRockstar announced players will receive discounts on horses and horse-related itemsa free Horse Care Package, bonuses for linking their accounts to Twitch Prime, and more. This week in Red Dead OnlineRockstar announced players will receive rewards for completing a set number of Daily Challengesbonuses for linking their accounts to Twitch Prime, and more.
Many gamers are still plowing their way through the enormous single-player story adventure in Red Dead Redemption 2but the second piece of Rockstar's old west puzzle is still on its way. The new hit game from the US video game publisher has generated more than million dollars in sales in three days and has achieved the second best launch in the history of video games. Red Dead Redemption 2 Online has the potential to take over your gaming life like Grand Theft Auto 5but when will it be released?
We now finally know every Red Dead Online release date and the respective beta start times for each - with Rockstar sticking to the planned November rollout - as well as some details on what Red Dead Online actually is. Red Dead Online will go live this week, rolling out in stages, depending on the edition or when you first played the game via The Verge :. The specific launch Red Dead Online times for all players on Friday are the following:.
Red Dead Online is officially out of beta testing and is beginning to earn its stripe as a fully-fledged online game. But with such a massive open-world to explore in Red Dead Redemption 2 's single-player story, why should you be excited about the game's online mode? Rockstar's open-world Western game, a prequel to 's Red Dead Redemption, was released to wide critical acclaim last year and was all anyone could talk about for months on end.
Very little is known about the multiplayer part of Red Dead Redemption 2, despite the fact the game came out last month. But now senior staff at Take Two, which owns developers Rockstar, have shed light on the rollout and what it might include. Developers already announced that it would be revealed in November, but said very little beyond that.
Please refresh the page and retry. We have been playing, setting up our character and venturing into the map. Our initial impressions will come soon, but for now here is everything you can expect from Red Dead Online.
Using the robust customization features, you can fiddle with your abilities to create an outlaw that plays to your strengths. What you do from there is largely up to you. Explore the world solo or with friends. Form or join a posse to ride with up to seven players; gather around the fire at your Camp; head out hunting or fishing; visit bustling towns; battle enemy gangs and attack their hideouts; hunt for treasure; take on missions and interact with familiar characters from across the five states; fight against other outlaws in both spontaneous skirmishes and pitched set-piece battles; and compete with other players or whole posses in open-world challenges and much more.
We're not making any current predictions. But according to the latest news from Take-Two, the Red Dead 2 Online release date has been set for late this month. Taking in how Rockstar Games has handled launches in the past, a Tuesday or Thursday release seem like good predictions. This would mean Red Dead 2 Online going live on November 27, or November 29, although this remains speculation at this time.