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2:00 PM on 08.05.2010

LOL: 24 Hours with Red Dead Redemption lead

By now, let's assume that most of you have seen Rockstar's Red Dead Redemption from beginning to end. I say this because artist/writer Eric Colossal's online comic strip, 24 Hour Marston, is not only full of minor spoilers, b...

Nick Chester

1:40 PM on 08.04.2010

Red Dead Redemption patch is up, partner

The most recent tweet from RockStarGames says it all, but I'll say it again: Red Dead Redemption update 1.03 is now available on the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. Sign in, update and you'll find that the following has changed a...

Dale North

12:00 PM on 08.03.2010

Legends, killers invade Red Dead Redemption on August 10

Rockstar has dated "Legends and Killers" pack today, the first of a flood of Red Dead Redemption downloadable content head our way this year. It's out on August 10 for both Xbox LIVE Arcade and PlayStation 3; it'll run you 80...

Nick Chester

7:30 PM on 07.28.2010

Go behind the scenes of Red Dead Redemption's soundtrack

Red Dead Redemption is my current front-runner for Game of the Year, and frankly, I don't think anything else will eclipse it. Much of my love for the game stems from its stirring score, which Bill Elm and Woody Jackson comp...

Samit Sarkar

7:00 AM on 07.23.2010

Red Dead Redemption on sale at Amazon today

This is as much a post about a good price on a game as it is an appeal that you go and buy Red Dead Redemption. It is almost certainly the best title to come out of Rockstar in many years and I might argue that it's the best ...

Conrad Zimmerman

9:20 AM on 07.22.2010

THQ blames Red Dead Redemption for UFC's sales

UFC Undisputed 2010 didn't quite sell as well as THQ was hoping, and rather than try to determine if there's a problem with the game, the marketing, or the simple fact that people might not want to buy an updated UFC once a y...

Jim Sterling

6:00 PM on 07.21.2010

Rockstar going after griefers in next Red Dead update

Within a few seconds of first entering Free Roam mode in Red Dead Redemption, I spotted another player. Thinking, "Hey, I'm going to go see what he's doing," I started calmly walking toward the gentlemen. I never made it; he ...

Jordan Devore

6:30 AM on 07.19.2010

Art and history of Rockstar collected in three volumes

Rockstar Games has a long and distinctive history, filled with some of the most controversial and popular games of the last decade. If you want to know more about it, the company seems happy to oblige by compiling this set of...

Conrad Zimmerman





6:00 PM on 07.17.2010

Red Dead Redemption looks gorgeous in time-lapse footage

If you've played Red Dead Redemption, then you know that it's a beautiful game. Personally, I find its capacity for creating breathtaking vistas to be unmatched; like Michael Abbott at The Brainy Gamer, I time my saves so tha...

Samit Sarkar

4:20 PM on 07.16.2010

Red Dead's 'Legends and Killers' pack in screenshots

Kicking off a wave of additional content for Red Dead Redemption is the "Legends and Killers" pack, which actually won't be released until next month. But we have screenshots of it! If you stare at the header image long enoug...

Jordan Devore



Red Dead Redemption gets weapons, maps, zombie mode photo
Red Dead Redemption gets weapons, maps, zombie mode
by Nick Chester

Rockstar has announced today that it will be supporting Red Dead Redemption with some serious business downloadable content in the coming months.

Starting this August, the "Legends and Killers" pack will hit Xbox LIVE and PlayStation Network. The pack features nine new multiplayer maps, eight new multiplayer characters, and a new projectile weapon called "The Tomahawk." The massive DLC rush ends this fall, with the $9.99/800 MS Point "Undead Nightmare" pack, a single-player adventure where "ghost towns and cemeteries come alive in a West gone horribly wrong"; the pack will also feature eight new multiplayer zombie characters.

Believe it or not, there's even more DLC hitting in between those two packs. It's a lot of info, so hit the jump for the full copy paste, straight from Rockstar itself.

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11:00 PM on 07.02.2010

How many wolves must die? 55.8 million in two weeks

Two weeks! That's how long data was tracked to come up with the above infographic for Red Dead Redemption. Unless you happen to be a mutant, you can't make out most of the figures shown -- please click the attached, higher-re...

Jordan Devore



PSA: Red Dead Redemption co-op pack is now available photo
PSA: Red Dead Redemption co-op pack is now available
by Nick Chester

Heads up, pardner, Rockstar’s co-op mission package for Red Dead Redemption is available today on Xbox LIVE and PlayStation Network. Best part, it’s free; you’ll want to head over to your console and start downloading that right now, and then come back to learn more about what you’re signing yourself up for.

It’s called “Outlaws to the End,” and it adds six cooperative missions to the game that can be played online: “Walton’s Gold,” “The River,” “Ammunition,” “The Kidnapped Girl,” “The Escape,” and “The Herd.” Except to be shooting stuff, escorting at least one lady, and riding a few horses. As a bonus, the free downloadable content comes with its own set of Xbox 360 Achievements and PlayStation 3 Trophies, like “2 Guys, 1 Coop” (complete a co-op mission with only two players).

Okay, I’ve sufficiently wasted enough of your time that your download should be done now. Now go shoot some outlaws with your pals. Need a posse? Leave your gamertags or PSN IDs in the comments and partner up!

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11:30 PM on 06.08.2010

Red Dead short film now viewable online in its entirety

No one can blame you for missing the John Hillcoat-directed Red Dead Redemption short film, based on when and where it originally aired. Now that it's viewable in full on the Internet, though -- worth a look, especially if y...

Jordan Devore

8:30 PM on 06.08.2010

Red Dead Redemption moves five million units

Take-Two is seeing better than expected second quarter results as the company has made $268 million in net revenue. That's an increase of about 54% compared to the same quarter last year. The company doesn't see the money tra...

Hamza CTZ Aziz

5:00 PM on 06.03.2010

Red Dead Redemption free co-op pack dated

Rockstar has revealed that its free cooperative mission pack for Red Dead Redemption will hit Xbox LIVE and PlayStation Network on June 22. Officially called the "Outlaws to the End Co-Op Mission Pack," it will include six al...

Nick Chester