Red Dead Redemption 2 Hits PC in November
Rockstar’s smash hit Red Dead Redemption 2 – reviewed here on Xbox One X – will arrive on PC in November, coming first to Rockstar’s own game launcher service and a handful of digital launchers including Epic Game Store, and Greenman Gaming before arriving on Steam in December.
Picking the game up on the Rockstar Game Launcher will give you a couple of pre-order bonuses that seem too good to pass up, though if you choose anything but Max Payne 3 and Bully for your bonus games I’m not sure we can be friends anymore…
Here’s the press release:
Red Dead Redemption 2 Coming to PC November 5th
Pre-Purchase Via the Rockstar Games Launcher Starting October 9th for Free Classic Titles, Premium Edition Upgrades and More
Today, we’re proud to announce that Red Dead Redemption 2 is coming to PC on November 5th, with special bonuses available to players who pre-purchase through the Rockstar Games Launcher starting October 9th. We also want to say thank you to the millions of people who have already downloaded the Rockstar Games Launcher and received their free copy of Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas.
For those yet to download the Rockstar Games Launcher, be sure to download by Tuesday October 8th to get Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas for free.
Read on for more details about the long-awaited launch of Red Dead Redemption 2 for PC and stay tuned for more information to come next week.
ENHANCEMENTS AND NEW STORY MODE CONTENT
The first game in the Red Dead Redemption series to be featured on the PC platform, Red Dead Redemption 2 for PC features a range of graphical and technical enhancements for increased immersion along with new Bounty Hunting Missions, Gang Hideouts, Weapons and more.
RED DEAD ONLINE
Red Dead Redemption 2 for PC also includes free access to the shared living world of Red Dead Online featuring all previously released improvements and the latest content updates for the complete online experience including Frontier Pursuits and the specialist Roles of Bounty Hunter, Trader and Collector for players to progress through and earn unique rewards.
PRE-PURCHASE BONUSES WITH THE ROCKSTAR GAME LAUNCHER
Pre-purchases for Red Dead Redemption 2 for PC begin at 11AM ET on October 9th exclusively on the Rockstar Games Launcher through October 22nd, with a limited time offer during this period of two free Rockstar Games PC titles from the following:
- Grand Theft Auto III
- Grand Theft Auto: Vice City
- Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas
- Bully: Scholarship Edition
- L.A. Noire: The Complete Edition
- Max Payne 3: The Complete Edition
ADDITIONAL STORE INFORMATION
Pre-purchases made on the Rockstar Games Launcher also include free upgrades to the Premium Editions of Red Dead Redemption 2, with both the Special Edition and Ultimate Edition discounted by $20 each.
Further pre-purchase bonuses via the Rockstar Games Launcher include:
- Outlaw Survival Kit for Story Mode
- War Horse for Story Mode
- Treasure Map for Story Mode
- Cash Bonus for Story Mode
- 50 Gold Bars for Red Dead Online
Red Dead Redemption 2 for PC will also be available to pre-order at the Epic Games store, Greenman Gaming, the Humble Store, GameStop and additional digital retailers starting October 23rd with a pre-order bonus of 25 Gold Bars for Red Dead Online. Red Dead Redemption 2 for PC will also be available to purchase on Steam this December.
Red Dead Redemption 2 is currently available on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One systems and will also be available this November as a launch title for Google Stadia.
Check back to the Rockstar Newswire on October 9th for the first screenshots, system specifications and additional details.