Red Dead Redemption achievements

Red Dead Redemption

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There are a maximum of 95 Red Dead Redemption achievements (48 without DLC) worth 3,079 (1,500)

269,844 tracked gamers have this game, 5,934 have completed it (2.20%)

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Most Wanted in Red Dead Redemption

Most Wanted27 (10)

Become a Public Enemy for 10 minutes and escape alive in a public Free Roam session.

  • Unlocked by 38,137 tracked gamers (14% - TA Ratio = 2.65) 269,850  

Achievement Guide for Most Wanted

173,270 (103,700)
Achievement won on 23 May 10
TA Score for this game: 2,693
Posted on 23 May 10 at 09:38
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So, a friend and I discovered what has to be the absolute easiest way to get this achievement. Is completely doable solo, of course the only concern are other players coming after you. I managed to get into a game solo.

Go to the town of Escalera in the bottom left of the map. At the top of a hill is a hacienda/mansion. Go through the gates, on the front corner of the wall is a tower with a ladder going up into it. Climb up here and take cover against a wall. Now, start shooting the law officers in the area and keep doing it until you receive $1000 Bounty / Public Enemy status. Now just sit here for 10 min. Occasionally a guard will try the ladder, so you need to watch that, but that's all.

Now the best part...typically you have to escape to get the achievement, but for some reason, because they can't see you on top of the tower, after a few moments you'll lose your wanted status and the achievement will pop.

In summary, climb tower, become public enemy, wait 10 min. Done.
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