Rockstar Games is breaking out the Jack O’ Lanterns for a Halloween-themed Red Dead Online event, with players able to hunt down a Legendary Bounty, equip some spooky masks, and gobble up a handy XP boost among other goodies.
Red Dead Online Halloween Event Detailed
Philip Carlier is the Legendary Bounty you’ll want to hunt down, although he’s a tough customer that is sure to test your skills to the limit, so be cautious when attempting to apprehend him. Meanwhile, all this week players can hoover up an additional 2,000 Club XP and a 30% XP boost across the following modes:
- All A Land of Opportunities Missions
- All Free Roam Missions
- Shootout Series
- Takeover Series
- Elimination Series
- Race Series
- All Bounty Missions, including Legendary Bounties and Player Bounties
- Manhunt and Day of Reckoning Free Roam Events
- Bounty Hunter Daily Challenges
- Trader Sell Missions
- Trade Route Free Roam Event
- Trader Daily Challenges
- Collector: Collecting Arrowheads
- Collector: Collecting Tarot Cards
- Collector: Collecting Lost Jewelry
- Collector: Weekly Collectible List – Cheaters Suit
- Collector: All Full Collectors Set Sales
- Condor Egg & Salvage Free Roam Events
- Collector Daily Challenges
In addition, players can visit Madam Nazar’s to grab various Halloween-themed clobber, including the Freak Mask and Swine Mask. Furthermore, Rockstar is dishing out freebies for Specialist Roles. The Bounty Hunter has access to the Creature Mask, the Trader can grab the Swine Mask, and the Collectors receive the Masquerade Mask.
Red Dead Redemption 2 was released for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One back in October 2018, and has shipped over 25 million copies worldwide. Red Dead Online rolled out in beta form the following month, and saw a full release in May this year.
Read our review of Red Dead Redemption 2 here to see if it was worth waiting eight years for the Wild West prequel.
Rockstar is rumoured to be working on Grand Theft Auto 6, although the company is unsurprisingly keeping mum on the subject.