Published: Tue, June 05, 2018
Industry | By Terrell Bush

Red Dead Redemption 2: Launch date, preorder details, and more

Red Dead Redemption 2: Launch date, preorder details, and more

In potentially controversial news, Red Dead Redemption 2 will include timed exclusive content on the PlayStation 4. The retail version also includes a physical world map and slipcover. Catalogue, all crammed into a metal tithing box with lock and key.

Those who pre-order will also get a virtual $500,000 to spend in the Grand Theft Auto Online. We'll also cover the pre-order bonuses for RDR 2.

It was exactly at one of these Microsoft Store listings in United Kingdom where punters were able to learn early what pre-order bonuses will be offered for the game, something the developer was likely to announce at E3.

War Horse: This handsome iron-grey-colored Ardennes War Horse can always be relied on in the heat of the battle.

The Outlaw Survival Kit: Contains a collection of key supplies, including items to replenish Health, Dead Eye, and more.

What are the Red Dead Redemption 2 Pre-Order Bonuses?

Treasure Map: Gives you a head start on the hunt for hidden riches. Also, if you place an order before 31 July you will be given an exclusive treasure map for the story.

The special and ultimate editions have slightly different bonuses and offerings, in some cases. UPDATE: The Collector's Box is available to pre-order from GameStop now for $99.99.

Red Dead Redemption 2 Special Editions, Pre-Order Bonuses Officially Revealed
Red Dead Redemption II is available to pre-order now and will release on 26th October 2018 for Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC. This leak comes directly via the Xbox store , where the full list of the pre-order bonuses is there for all to see.

The special edition of Red Dead Redemption 2 comes with the core game, plus the following items.

Dappled Black Thoroughbred: This racing stallion has speed and acceleration and comes with the Nueve Paraiso Saddle.

The Special Edition contains a great deal of content for story mode.

Free Access to Three Additional Weapons: Volcanic Pistol, Pump Action Shotgun, and Lancaster Varmint Rifle. Rockstar promised more information on "Special Editions" would be released this month. The Blackrose Bounty Hunter Outfit features a long oxblood-colored coat, a vest with gold pocket watch chain, and dark trousers tucked into chocolate leather boots.

Online Black Chestnut Thoroughbred: This racehorse is another fast stead and comes with the High Plains Cutting Saddle.

Three Weapons Free Online: You'll get to start online mode with access to the Volcanic Pistol, Pump-Action Shotgun, and Lancaster Varmint Rifle.

The $99.99 Ultimate Edition includes all the same pre-order promotions, only with GTA$2,000,000 for Grand Theft Auto Online.

The Special Edition ($79.99) includes a copy of the game and a bunch of story content, including exclusive hosses, weaponry, outfits and in-game events. So if you're going to pre-order it, make sure you also get yourself a copy of the game or you'll be very disappointed come launch day.

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