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How many chapters are there in the game?

Red Dead Redemption 2 Walkthrough and Guide by Paul (vhayste)
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How many chapters are there in the game?

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The game has 6 chapters and 2 epilogues. Some missions are available concurrent to each other so it’s up to you which ones to tackle first, at your own pace. Chapter 1 is a tutorial stage and with harsh weather, it’s not recommended to free roam at all. Chapter 2 is where you can free roam, with certain missions unlocking new activities, upgrades, etc.

Chapter 1

Outlaws from the West
Enter, Pursued by a Memory
Old Friends
The Aftermath of Genesis
Who the Hell is Leviticus Cornwall?
Eastward Bound

Chapter 2

These missions are not arranged. Some of them will only become available after completing the preceding ones.

Polite Society, Valentine Style
Americans at Rest
Paying a Social Call (Unlocks the Double-barreled Shotgun)
A Quiet Time
Good, Honest, Snake Oil
Exit Pursued by a Bruised Ego (Unlocks Horse Brush and the Legendary Animals Map)
Blessed are the Meek?
Who is Not without Sin
Money Lending and Other Sins (Unlocks Ledger and Camp Upgrades)
The Spines of America (Unlocks Fence to sell Gold Bars and other looted goods)
The First Shall be Last
Pouring Forth Oil
A Fisher of Men (Unlocks Fishing and Fishing Pole)
We Loved Once and True (read Mary’s letter in Arthur’s tent)
An American Pastoral Scene (unlocks the Lancaster Rifle)
The Sheep and the Goats (unlocks the Rolling Block Rifle)
A Strange Kindness

Chapter 3

The New South
Further Questions of Female Suffrage
American Distillation
An Honest Mistake
The Course of True Love
Preaching Forgiveness as He went
Sodom? Back to Gomorrah
Advertising, the New American Art
Horse Flesh for Dinner
Magicians for Sport
The Fine Joys of Tobacco
Friends in Very Low Places
Blessed are the Peacemakers
A Short Walk in a Pretty Town
Blood Feuds, Ancient and Modern
The Battle of Shady Belle

Chapter 4

The Joys of Civilization
Angelo Bronte, a Man of Honor
No, No and Thrice, No
The Gilded Cage
A Fine Night of Debauchery
Horsemen, Apocalypses
American Fathers
Urban Pleasures
Country Pursuits
Revenge is a Dish Best Eaten
Banking, the Old American Art

Chapter 5

Welcome to the New World
Savagery Unleashed
A Kind and Benevolent Despot
Hell Hath No Fury
Paradise Mercifully Departed
Dear Uncle Tacitus
Fleeting Joy
A Fork in the Road
That’s Murfree Country
Icarus and Friends

Chapter 6

Visiting Hours
Just a Social Call
A Rage Unleashed
The Delights of Van Horn
Archeology for Beginners
The Bridge to Nowhere
Honor, Amongst Thieves
The Fine Art of Conversation
Goodbye, Dear Friend
Mrs. Sadie Adler, Widow
Favored Sons
The King’s Son
My Last Boy
Our Best Selves
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Epilogue Part 1

The Wheel
Simple Pleasures
Farming, for Beginners
Fatherhood, for Beginners
Old Habits
Jim Milton Riders, Again?
Fatherhood, for Idiots
Gainful Employment
Home of the Gentry?

Epilogue Part 2

Bar Knuckle Friendships
Home Improvement for Beginners
An Honest Day’s Labors
The Tool Box
A New Jerusalem
A Quick Favor for an Old Friend
Uncle’s Bad Day
A Really Big B a s t a r d
Trying Again
A New Future Imagined
American Venom

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  • General Tips
  • Player Tips
  • Crime
  • Camping
  • Horse Care
  • Hunting
  • Legendary Animals
  • Chapter 1
  • Chapter 2
  • Store Robbery Missions
  • Bounty Hunting
  • Loansharking (Debtors)
  • Treasure Hunting and Gold Bar Locations
  • Extras and Other Activities
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