Rockstar added several new items and bonuses to Red Dead Online, along with some limited-time discounts. Rockstar also released content to Xbox One players, which was previously Early Access content for PlayStation users.
Xbox One Additions
Xbox players can now grab the Ancient Tomahawk from any of the Fence locations, and be able play matches that feature the weapon in Make It Count: Ancient Tomahawk Showdown Modes.
Last Stand, a free-for-all, one life only Showdown Mode, is also arriving for Xbox One players.
Other new additions included in today’s update:
- Perlino Andalusian Horse
- Belanger Saddle
- Finely Jacket
- Stenger Studded Spurs
- Caldwell Hat
- “Boast” — emote
- “Hey, You” — emote
New Clothing Items
Two new clothing items (pictured above) are now available at any of the Tailors across the states:
- Common Flat Cap
- Horsfall Overshirt
The Wheeler, Rawson and Co. Catalogue also has an updated selection and, for a limited time only, includes the new Griffith Chaps:
- Griffith Chaps
- Charro Jacket
- Clymene Coat
- Vaquero Baroque Spurs
Ability Card XP Bonuses and More
All equipped Ability Cards will accrue XP 20% faster all week long, wherever and whenever you use them. For high ranking players, Stables are selling Special Saddles, which have perks attached, at a 25% discount. Horses that unlock from rank 41 and above are now available at Rank 40. Additionally, all hats requiring a Rank Unlock of 30 and above is being reduced to Rank 10.
Rockstar went on to thank its loyal players for continuing to send the team feedback and encouraged players to “keep it coming”.
They’re currently working implanting some of the top-requested features for the next update. This includes the ability to reset you character’s appearance without altering your progress, automatically keeping a Playing Style preference (Offensive/Defensive) when going to and from Free Roam and much more.