A public beta has been announced for Red Dead Redemption 2
's online component, Red Dead Online. Similar to GTA Online's original launch in Grand Theft Auto V
, Red Dead Online won't be available at launch and will drop at a later date.
"Red Dead Online 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," posted
Rockstar. "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."
Red Dead Online's public beta will launch in November 2018. Access to the finalized version is, of course, included for anyone who owns Red Dead Redemption 2
We don't have them yet, but we'll publish a story as soon as we pick up the Red Dead Redemption 2 achievements.