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Red Dead Redemption 2 official release date
By Sam Jones - 1st Feb 2018Games
Rockstar confirm release date for the highly-anticipated RPG
Rockstar Games has revealed the official release date for Red Dead Redemption 2 - and it's heading our way this autumn.
The publisher behind L.A Noire and the Grand Theft Auto series has finally given players what they've been craving for over 12 months - the worldwide release date for the latest open-world RPG set in the Wild West.
Release date and new screenshots
A spokesperson on the Rockstar Games website said "We are excited to announce that Red Dead Redemption 2 will be released on October 26th 2018. We apologize to everyone disappointed by this delay. While we had hoped to have the game out sooner, we require a little extra time for polish.
"We sincerely thank you for your patience and hope that when you get to play the game, you will agree the wait will have been worth it. In the meantime, please check out these screenshots from the game. We look forward to sharing a lot more information with you in the coming weeks."
Don't forget to check out our preview post on Red Dead Redemption 2's story and what else gamers can expect to see when the game launches later this year.
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