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Red Dead Redemption - 4 downloadable content packs scheduled for release

It has been announced that there are plans for an ongoing series of downloadable content for the highly acclaimed open world game, Red Dead Redemption. Four packs of add-on downloadable content will be released for the PlayStation Network for the PlayStation 3 computer entertainment system and the Xbox LIVE online entertainment network over the next few months, starting with the Legends and Killers Pack at the beginning of August 2010, and culminating with the Red Dead Redemption ‘Undead Nightmare’ Pack this fall. The packs follow the recent release of the free Outlaws To The End Co-Op Mission Pack, which is currently available on PlayStation Network and Xbox LIVE.

The upcoming downloadable content for Red Dead Redemption includes:

Legends and Killers Pack
New active map locations, characters and more:

· Release date: beginning of August 2010;

· 9 new multiplayer map locations — more than doubling the amount of territories in the multiplayer competitive modes;

· 8 new multiplayer characters — play as characters from Red Dead Revolver;

· Introducing a new projectile weapon: the Tomahawk, with corresponding challenges for single-player and multiplayer gameplay;

· New achievements and trophies;

· Pricing: $9.99 (PlayStation Network), 800 Microsoft Points (Xbox LIVE).


Liars and Cheats Pack
New competitive modes, multiplayer mini-games in Free Roam, and more:

· Release date: TBC;

· Attack and Defend multiplayer competitive mode and challenges;

· New multiplayer horse races, complete with mounted combat;

· Play as the heroes and villains of Red Dead Redemption, as well as 8 additional multiplayer characters;

· Multiplayer versions of Liars Dice and Poker from the single-player game;

· Introducing a new weapon: the Explosive Rifle, with associated challenges available in single-player and multiplayer gameplay;

· New achievements and trophies;

· Pricing: $9.99 (PlayStation Network), 800 Microsoft Points (Xbox LIVE).


Free Roam Pack
Delve deeper into the world of Red Dead Redemption with new modes, challenges and gang hideouts to discover:

· Release date: TBC;

· Additional Free Roam challenges;

· New action areas and defensive placements;

· Posse scoring and leaderboards;

· New anti-griefing measures in Free Roam;

· Pricing: TBC.


Undead Nightmare Pack
Ghost towns and cemeteries come alive in a West gone horribly wrong:

· Release date: TBC;

· Brand new single-player adventure, challenges and quests;

· 8 new multiplayer zombie characters;

· Additional animals unleashed in the world;

· New dynamic events and more;
Pricing: $9.99 (PlayStation Network), 800 Microsoft Points (Xbox LIVE).

More details on these upcoming packs and other updates will be revealed closer to each release.


Red Dead Redemption employs Rockstar Games’ signature high production values and open-world approach to create the experience of life as an outlaw on the frontier during the dying days of the American West. Alongside an epic single-player story, Red Dead Redemption’s multiplayer delivers a massive world full of ambient challenges to participate in with friends, limitless freedom, constant unlockable awards for gameplay progression and a wide range of competitive game types that are perfectly matched to the game’s Western setting. From Free Roam challenges to hardcore competitive playlists, Red Dead Redemption’s multiplayer is fun for players of any skill level.

For more news and information, visit the official Red Dead Redemption website:
(www.rockstargames.com/reddeadredemption ).



Posted: 9th Jul 2010 by Team SuperCheats
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I'm really looking forward to this, especially the poker and Liars dice games.
 

Axionas | Member | Joined: Dec 28th 2009
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Added 12th Jul 2010, ID #2868186, by Axionas
 
I'm so looking forward to these, I can use some more fun on RDR, and Xbox in general.
 

superbird5005 | Member | Joined: Feb 16th 2005
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Added 10th Jul 2010, ID #2867221, by superbird5005
 
Saw this on the site.
Looks awesome, but Zombies looks pretty cheesy.
 

CRAZY CHEATS | Member | Joined: Mar 29th 2007
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Added 9th Jul 2010, ID #2866356, by CRAZY CHEATS
 
Definitely liking the sound of; "Ghost towns and cemeteries come alive in a West gone horribly wrong"

 

sphynxx | Member | Joined: Sep 9th 2007
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Added 9th Jul 2010, ID #2866353, by sphynxx
 
 
 
 

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