Red Dead Online Won’t Be Available at Launch
Red Dead Online won’t be ready for Red Dead Redemption 2’s release this October this is according to Rockstar Games and players won’t be able to play the multiplayer mode until November 2018 initially as a beta on Xbox One, and PS4.
This is an evolution of the classic multiplayer experience in the original Red Dead Redemption, blending narrative with competitive and cooperative gameplay in fun new ways. Using the gameplay of the upcoming Red Dead Redemption 2 as a foundation, Red Dead Online will be ready to be explored alone or with friends, and will also feature constant updates and adjustments to grow and evolve this experience for all players.
What can players expect from Red Dead Online?
” Of course. Red Dead Online will use the world and gameplay mechanics of Red Dead Redemption 2 as a jumping off point for a new world of cowboys (and cowgirls) and outlaws that combines multiplayer and cooperative gameplay and narrative components in a huge open world. Players will be able explore alone or easily join with friends or other players to compete or work together. We’ll take full advantage of the entire world, as well as all the aspects of a 19th century setting that make Red Dead Redemption 2 unique and fun.” answered Director of Design at Rockstar North, Imran Sarwar
Full interview available on IGN