Red Dead Online is getting a standalone release next week on PC and consoles
For those who’ve ever eyed up Red Dead Redemption 2 however walked away on the premise that there is simply an excessive amount of darned single-player recreation in there on your tastes, Rockstar has excellent news; it is giving the sport’s multiplayer element, Red Dead Online, a standalone release next Tuesday, 1st December, on PC, PlayStation, and Xbox.
Red Dead Online, you may recall, initially releaseed in beta type round a month after Red Dead Redemption 2’s October 2018 release, giving gamers the prospect to root and toot in opposition to fellow people throughout the single-player recreation’s expansive map. It did not have the smoothest of begins, admittedly, notably as Rockstar struggled to treatment what many felt was an particularly egregious griefing drawback, however by the point it left beta the next Could, there was a way it was starting to maneuver in the precise course.
Since then, Rockstar has continued to update the multiplayer expertise (if not all the time repeatedly and with out incident, to the frustration of followers), including new missions and options starting from aggressive fishing to class-like Roles, together with the latest naturalist function. And now, because the second anniversary of its beta release – and the upcoming arrival of its Bounty Hunters growth – approaches, Rockstar is giving Red Dead Online a brand new shot of life by severing its solo element and dramatically lowering its worth.
As of next Tuesday, 1st December, Red Dead Online (which runs on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Sequence X/S through backward compatibility, in case you have been questioning) will likely be obtainable as a $19.99 USD standalone release through the PlayStation Retailer, Microsoft Retailer, Rockstar Video games releaseer, Epic Video games Retailer, and Steam. To sweeten the deal additional, Rockstar is providing a 75% low cost till 15th February next yr, bringing the worth all the way down to $4.99.
These of little onerous drive area ought to be aware the multiplayer expertise isn’t a small obtain, weighing in at 123GB – however gamers will have the ability to unlock the solo Red Dead Redemption 2: Story Mode for a at present unspecified extra price.