Red Dead Online Bounty Hunters Expansion Coming Next Week

Red Dead Online Bounty Hunter

Rockstar Games has just unveiled details about the new Red Dead Online Bounty Hunters, revealing new mechanics and missions. The update also includes double XP and some great discounts for in-game items.

Also, Red Dead Online will launch as a stand-alone game this coming December 1. Read here to know more.

Red Dead Online Bounty Hunters Expansion Press Release 

Bounty Hunters across Red Dead Online will have an influx of fugitives to deal with, as the Bounty Hunter Role is enhanced with new criminals to track down and Prestigious level equipment and skills to unlock across 10 more Bounty Hunter ranks. There will also be new Legendary Bounties and a 100 Rank Outlaw Pass.

And those new to the game can prepare for next week’s big update by commencing the hunt to take down the frontier’s current crop of notorious reprobates. Meet up with the Legendary Bounty Hunter in the town of Rhodes to procure a Bounty Hunter License and get started.

As an added bonus, this week all Bounty Hunter missions in Red Dead Online are awarding double XP. For some tips on how to become a successful Bounty Hunter, be sure to check out our entry in the Game Tips series here – which also features some strategies for excelling as either a Trader or a Collector, should you pursue those roles as well.

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Red Dead Online Bounty Hunters Double XP

Load up and venture out to the frontiers of Red Dead Online this week to earn extra XP, along with special bonuses.

Help Jessica LeClerk and Horley in their quest for frontier justice, and get rewarded with double the usual XP for all A Land of Opportunities missions.

Whether you’re a merciful vigilante or a soldier of fortune who doles out lethal force, mount up: all Bounty Hunter missions in Red Dead Online are dishing out double XP this week. Allying yourself with a couple friendlies as backup might help apprehend bounties and playing in a Posse will dish out increased RDO$ and XP to all Posse members for Free Roam and Bounty Missions, as well as Free Roam Events, so it’s worthwhile all around.


There are plenty of ways to save hard-earned coin throughout the Wheeler, Rawson & Co. Catalogue and other purveyors this week, including:

40% off all Outfits including Role Outfits
30% off all Repeaters
30% off all Pistols
30% off the Schofield Revolver
30% off all Horses
30% off all Saddles and Improved Saddles
30% off all Coats
30% off all Vest


Red Dead Online players who connect their Rockstar Games Social Club account to Prime Gaming will receive Rewards for:

5 Free Legendary Animal Pheromones
6,000 Naturalist XP
A Reward for a free Wilderness Camp
A free Katata Coat crafted from the Legendary Katata Elk hide

In addition, players who connect to Prime Gaming before December 21st will receive a Reward for a free Breton Horse and RDO$100.