Let’s rank some Western-themed action with the Red Dead series. Over the years Rock Star Games was a force to be reckoned with (where its own games competed against each other). Well, Rock Star Games was the main competition. The Red Dead series competed with the Grand Theft Auto series.
The order the Red Dead series go in: Red Dead Revolver (2004), Red Dead Redemption: Gunslingers (2010), Red Dead Redemption (2010), Red Dead Redemption: Undead Nightmare (2010), Red Dead Redemption 2 (2018), and Red Dead Online (2019).
6. Red Dead Redemption: Gunslingers (2010):
Red Dead Redemption: Gunslingers (2010) was a free Facebook application, created to promote the release of Red Dead Redemption. The RPG (Role-playing game) involves dueling against friends, enemies, and strangers (leveling up to become the most notorious cowboy). Choose your Weatern gunslinger identity with a character between three strategic classes: Fast Hands (speed), Outlaw (power), and Sharpshooter (accuracy).
5. Red Dead Redemption (2010):
Red Dead Redemption is set in 1911, following John Marston (a former outlaw, whose wife and son are taken hostage by the government. John enters Mexico during the sunset and after each mission, you may find yourself connected to every character. Mark multiple shooting targets on enemies in slow motion and gain a propelling amount of respect.
4. Red Dead Redemption: Undead Nightmare:
Red Dead Redemption: Undead Nightmare is an expansion pack for Red Dead Redemption (2010). The expansion pack is a horror-themed single player campaign (with John Marston), where he gets to find the cause and cure to a zombie plague. Also, there is a two player mode and cosmetic additions for the characters and environments.
3. Red Dead Revolver (2004):
The first entry to the Red Dead series cannot be forgotten. Taking place in the 1880s, Red Harlow (a bounty hunter is on a quest for revenge after his parents are murdered. Between levels, put on your cowboy face and explore the small town of Brimestone. Every playable character has their own signature weapon: Red has a handy revolver, Jack has twin pistols, and Shadow Wolf has a bow and arrow.
2. Red Dead Online (2019):
Currently, Red Dead Online is filled with lively horses (which are player-owned). Some horses arrive on the screen dead while others are just standing around. Other horses may be running around with no destination like they digested too much sugar.
There are new missions being added to the ever-evolving online version of the Red Dead Online game. Have fun chasing down bounties, and battle lawmen, outlaws, and other players. Take initiative in fishing and trading, hunting, searching for treasures, and more. Build a camp, ride solo, or bring your crew. Explore the mountains in the North, to the swamps in the South, to busy farms and towns, and remote outposts.
1: Red Dead Redemption 2 (2018):
In Red Dead Redemption 2, there are numerous missions, with titles like Banking, The Old American Art, (where you are placed in a high stakes position of robbing a bank’s vault) The Bridge to Nowhere, My Last Boy, Colter (where you defend yourself in a snowy condition and rob a train), The Veteran, Jim Milton Rides Again, American Venom, and Blood Feuds, Ancient and Modern. As you play Red Dead Redemption 2 (which has 40 to 60 hours of gameplay) you will see the story of Arthur Morgan and the Vander Linde Gang during the 19th century.
From the smallest details, the developers paid attention to (like horses coating themselves in the dust to prevent flies from biting them and a wolf crying over a dead wolf. Red Dead Redemption 2 is said by many people to be the best Rockstar video game.