Red Dead Redemption

XB360, PS3 / Action / Release: May 18, 2010 / ESRB: M

Red Dead a 'permanent franchise,' says Take-Two CEO

By Steve Watts, May 30, 2014 8:30am PDT

Red Dead Redemption may get a sequel at some point, as Take-Two CEO Strauss Zelnick recently listed it as a "permanent franchise" among more sequel-heavy series like Grand Theft Auto and Borderlands.


'Rockstar Games Collection' outed at retail

By Steve Watts, Oct 11, 2012 7:30am PDT

A "Rockstar Games Collection" has been spotted at retail, packing together Red Dead Redemption, Midnight Club: LA, L.A. Noire, and Grand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty City.


Rockstar 'aware' gamers want Red Dead Redemption on PC

By Xav de Matos, Oct 05, 2011 1:30pm PDT

Rockstar heard you wanted Red Dead Redemption on PC and had something to say about it happening. In short, they're aware you want it, but they aren't announcing anything.


Red Dead Redemption Game of the Year Edition coming in October

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 13, 2011 8:30am PDT

Red Dead Redemption "Game of the Year" Edition is coming to North America on October 11th for PS3 and Xbox 360. (Sorry PC fans!)


Red Dead Redemption 'Myths and Mavericks' DLC detailed

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 01, 2011 10:30am PDT

Rockstar Games' final DLC for Red Dead Redemption is due to arrive on schedule. The company announced that the "Myths and Mavericks" pack will be available on PlayStation Network and Xbox Live on September 13th.


Red Dead Redemption 'Game of the Year' Edition rated

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 02, 2011 3:30pm PDT

Rockstar isn't quite done with its Western magnum opus, Red Dead Redemption, it seems. According to a BBFC listing, Red Dead will be given the "Game of the Year Edition" treatment.


Red Dead Redemption 'Myths and Mavericks' DLC coming September

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 27, 2011 12:45pm PDT

Rockstar Games will be offering free DLC for Red Dead Redemption this September, as "a show of appreciation for the awesome long-term support for the game's multiplayer modes."


Red Dead Redemption pre-order DLC sold separately this week

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 11, 2011 7:00am PDT

RDR's pre-order bonus items are to be sold separately, while Rockstar notes L.A. Noire's bonuses will be available "much, much sooner."


Assassin's Creed Brotherhood Wins Writers Guild Award, Red Dead and Mass Effect 2 Ineligible

By Steve Watts, Feb 07, 2011 9:15am PST

Proving that a mixture of Renaissance-period drama and insane sci-fi nonsense pays off, Assassin's Creed Brotherhood has taken the top video game...


"Yeah who the fuck is the WGA and why would any gaming company want to join them? I don't buy my ..."

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Weekend Confirmed Episode 46

By Garnett Lee, Feb 04, 2011 12:00pm PST

Good friend of the show Christian Spicer joins Garnett, Jeff, and Jeff this week. They've been playing a number of games, filling Whatcha' Been...


"I see holes in your social game argument. The first assumption is that facebook personas are ..."

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Red Dead Redemption XP Challenge to Unlock Avatar and Home Awards

By Steve Watts, Jan 19, 2011 4:30pm PST

Rockstar is encouraging players to get back into the multiplayer of Red Dead Redemption with a community effort to unlock special swag. The...


"The competitive multiplayer in this game was horrible. Running around as a posse on the game map ..."

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NPD: Industry Saw Decline in 2010; Black Ops Topped All Games with 'More Than 12 Million' Units Sold

By Xav de Matos, Jan 14, 2011 2:00pm PST

Although some companies achieved sales milestones in 2010, including Activision's Call of Duty: Black Ops and Microsoft's Xbox 360 console, sales...


LIMBO, Red Dead Redemption, and Mass Effect 2 Most Nominated Games for 11th Annual GDC Awards

By Jeff Mattas, Jan 12, 2011 10:00am PST

The nominees for the 11th Annual Game Developers Choice Awards have been announced, meaning that we now get to see what games the international...


"How Bad Company 2 did not get nominated for Best Technology is beyond me."

- zardoz555 see all 16 comments

Best of 2010 Awards: Game of the Year

By Shack Staff, Dec 31, 2010 7:00am PST

Game of the Year: Red Dead Redemption Red Dead Redemption distinguished itself in a num


"RDR seems really amazing. Has anyone registered anything concerning PC version?"

- brabee see all 91 comments

Best of 2010 Awards: Multiplatform Game

By Shack Staff, Dec 29, 2010 10:00am PST

Multiplatform Game: Red Dead Redemption Shacknews loves it some cowboy-gaming and Red Dead Redemption was our definite pick for best...


"I guess by "multiplatform", what they really mean is "more than one console"."

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