Red Dead Online, Winter Weather Alert on the Border: All the News


Rockstar Games has released a winter weather alert on the Frontier, revealing the latest news coming to Red Dead Online.

Red Dead Online is preparing for Christmas with a winter weather alert on the Frontier that will bring new climatic conditions into the game world, painting the plains white.

The festive spirit invaded the five states. In the coming weeks, Red Dead Online will dress up thanks to special winter weather conditions, festive variations of the Showdown modes, decorations at the camp and the Distiller’s Hut, gifts and much more.

‘Tis the Season
Traveling, you have probably heard the saloon pianists play festive songs that accompany people from all over the country, cheerfully busy preparing for the holidays. Be careful, however, since the changing seasons often bring a very harsh climate with you to the border, with snowfall expected already tomorrow. Those who are preparing for winter should know that snowfalls could become even more intense. Ergo, it’s better to keep the campfire alive and the stew always ready.

Holiday Showdown Modes
Gunslingers across the country can test their hand-eye coordination with snow-dusted versions of the bloody Showdown modes, including War Loot, All in Smoke and Invasion, while players on PlayStation 4 will have access to versions exclusive festive arms race, no waste and last survivor. It will be possible to participate until January 6 simply by starting the series from the Online menu.

Claim your Holiday gift Chest
In keeping with the festive spirit, players who play Red Dead Online between December 23 and 25 will receive a special festive gift box full of supplies and other treats, including:

    • Krampus variant of the double-barreled shotgun
  • 30 Incendiary buckets
  • 100 single balls
  • 10 portions of large game meat with thyme
  • 10 portions of tender mint bird meat
  • 20 Carrots
  • 20 assorted biscuits
  • 50 Candies
  • 10 Quality Brandy
  • 10 Special Miraculous Tonics
  • 20 unstable incendiary bottles
  • 2 Prunus rivularis
  • 2 wild currants

In addition, visit the Benefits section to get a 50% discount reward on the purchase of a shotgun or an overcoat during this period.

Bonuses & benefits
A myriad of seasonal offers have already been awarded to all players who have signed in and played since December 13th. But there is still time: play Red Dead Online by January 6th and consult the Benefits section in the pause menu to redeem the following coupons:

  • 3,000 XP for the Club
  • 200 RDO $ for starting a new role
  • 1 supply reward for the role of Merchant free of charge
  • 1 reward Component for free choice weapons
  • 1 Treasure Map reward
  • 1 Free Supply of Macerate reward for the role of Distiller
  • 30% discount on a stall box

Playing Red Dead Online between December 31 and January 6 you will also be rewarded with 1,000 XP for each of the four specialized Roles available in Red Dead Online: Distiller, Bounty Hunter, Merchant and Collector.

Players can continue to take advantage of a discount of 5 gold bars on the butcher table and 25% off the cost of the average delivery cart, the Bounty Hunter variant of the Schofield revolver and the Lancaster Collector variant up to January 6th .

Keep an eye on the Benefits section as always for the latest offers, rewards and information in Red Dead Online.

Collectors can join the celebrations between 24 and 30 December by sending the festive Banquet Collection to Madame Nazar in exchange for a princely sum. Find a goose egg, a bottle of Cognac and a portion of tender bird meat with thyme to complete the collection. And between December 31 and January 6 Madame Nazar will accept the delivery of the New Year Collection, containing an Ace of Clubs, a bottle of Scotch and a platinum pocket watch.