Red Dead Online Weekly Update COUNTDOWN: 14 April Release time, Featured Series, Discounts & more

Rockstar’s second content patch of the month is nearly here and here’s what to expect.

Phil Pangalos by Phil Pangalos
red dead online weekly update countdown 14 april

We hope you are surviving lockdown, with Red Dead Online a great tonic for staying indoors.

The online mode to Red Dead Redemption 2 let’s you escape to the Wild West, with a whole load of fresh content an offers released each and every week.

This is what Rockstar have released.

Release Date

Red Dead Online’s weekly updates arrive every Tuesday.

This week’s arrived around 10am ET / 3pm BST on Tuesday, 14 April 2020.

Free Roam Events

You’re all in luck whether it’s battling other players to wear the Golden Armor in Fool’s Gold, seeing who can catch the most in Fishing Challenges, or asserting control in King of the Castle and Railroad Baron.

Playing Free Roam Events in Red Dead Online this week will reward you with 50% Bonuses on XP, RDO$ and Gold.

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GET ROAMING – There are rewards for whichever activity you choose

Plus, completing any Free Roam Event before Monday, 20 April will earn you a Coupon for 50% off any Coat that has a rank gate below 15.

READ MORE: Red Dead Online Weekly Update Countdown

And all players who jump into Red Dead Online during the weekend (April 17th – 20th) will get a Reward for a free Ability Card to augment their skills.

Returning limited-time clothing

The Wheeler, Rawson & Co. Catalogue has a selection of clothing items returning to its pages for a limited time only (until Monday, 27 April).

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LOOKING FRESH – Some top gear is on offer this week

If you’ve been looking for an excuse to change up your wardrobe – whether it’s to avoid detection or attract attention – there’s something for everyone:

  • Plaid Cap
  • Folwell Hat
  • Gardenia Hat
  • Macbay Jacket

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  • Clymene Coat
  • Cardozo Vest
  • Carver Pants
  • Griffith Chaps
  • Pelt Half Chaps

Featured Series – Last Stand

Return to the prison island off the shores of Lemoyne for this week’s Featured Series.

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STAND-OFF – Can you step up in the Featured Series?

The newest random weapon variation of Last Stand takes you back to where it all began in Red Dead Online, the unfriendly confines of Sisika Penitentiary.


  • 30% off all Shotguns
  • 30% off all Bandoliers
  • 30% Off all Multi-class Horses
  • 70% off all Emotes
  • 50% off all Melee weapons
  • 80% off all Ability Cards

There are no offers for PS Plus or Twitch Primer members, however.

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Phil Pangalos

First Console: GameBoy Color / Favourite Game: Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood / Currently playing: UFC 3