This, on a side note, confirms weapons skins for Red Dead Redemption 2, so that's something. While there has not been any substantial updates to the single player version of the game they have been cultivating and growing the online portion of the game since the beginning.
Red Dead Redemption 2 is set to launch sometime in 2018.
Update: And just like that, Rockstar has made it official. More importantly, this gives the developers much-needed time to be acquainted with Xbox One X, and Sony's PS4 Pro.
With Red Dead Redemption 2 slated for release next spring, Rockstar is ready to begin drumming up interest in the game among Grand Theft Auto V players. The Wild West was nearly over at this point, leaving almost nothing to focus on in the sequel. If you're able to complete that successfully, you'll get $250,000 in GTA Online and unlock the Double-Action Revolver for use in Red Dead Redemption 2.More news: 94-year-old woman arrested after refusing to leave independent living home
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The story of outlaw Arthur Morgan and the Van der Linde gang as they rob, fight and steal their way across the vast and rugged heart of America in order to survive.
GTA 5 Online's new Doomsday Heist is said to take upwards of 12 hours to complete. Much to their delight, they discovered yet-to-be-released cars and planes, and even items that seem to hint at a revolver from "Red Dead Redemption".
Elsewhere in the files, The Guru Team (via Kotaku) found some unused assets including a locked chest and a handwritten note.
As VG247 reports, A model of a chest found in The Doomsday Heist's files appears to be inscribed with Boles Overland Stagecoach Co., a company reportedly visible in Red Dead Redemption 2 screenshots. The treasure belonged to a family that was torn apart by it, until one member hid it, presumably in the grave.