America, early 1900's. The era of the cowboy is coming to an end. When federal agents threaten his family, former outlaw John Marston is sent across the American frontier to help bring the rule of law. Experience intense gun battles, dramatic train robberies, bounty hunting and duels during a time of violent change. Red Dead Redemption is an epic battle for survival in a beautiful open world as John Marston struggles to bury his blood-stained past, one man at a time.
Huge open world - a stunning recreation of early 20th-centuryAmerica full of vast sun-faded, weather-beaten landscapes and frontier towns
Cross three massive linked areas - The Frontier, Mexico and the Great Plains - on horseback, in stagecoaches, on trains . . .
Hundreds of activities and side missions
Intelligent and realistic world that remembers the player and reacts differently with every action
Intelligent horses to tame and ride
Predators and prey to hunt, including cougars, vultures, snakes and wild bears
Dynamic Events System keeps the world constantly filled with life and choice
Epic gunfights based on a sharpshooter's lightning reflexes
Use Dead-Eye to slow down time and target several points for incredibly tense and exciting action scenes
Weapons include a wide selection of pistols, rifles, shotguns and savage hand-tohand weaponry