25 Sep 2020 5:23 PM +00:00

Red Dead Online Weekly Update COUNTDOWN: 21 April Update Released, Featured Series, Bonuses, Discounts & more

The goods just keep coming from the Rockstar team with Red Dead Online.

This week's update has been released - so here's a quick run-through.

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Release Date

Red Dead Online's weekly updates arrive every Tuesday.

The update arrived on 21 April at 10am ET / 3 pm BST.


Traders can earn a 50% Role XP boost on all Trader Sell Missions, Resupply Missions and Trader Free Roam Events.


Those running ‘shine will also net an extra 50% Role XP on all Moonshiner Sell, Bootlegger and Story Missions.

For this week's discounts, head here.

Showdown Series

The featured Showdown Series is the explosive variation of Name Your Weapon.

Earn extra points for eliminating your adversaries by employing the more combustible weapons in your loadout.

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LOCATION, LOCATION – You can head to the Wapiti Reservation and participate in Name Your Weapon

This week’s new location is the Wapiti Reservation in Ambarino.

READ MORE: Everything in Red Dead Online's 21 April Update

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