Through a publication on its website, Rockstar Games announced what you were dying to know: the release date of Red Dead Redemption 2. Thanks to this we know that the most expected title will be available on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One starting on October 26, 2018.
Rockstar Games took the opportunity to apologize to its fans for the long delay. It also acknowledged that it would have liked to release it before, but felt that the extra development time was necessary to deliver the experience that fans expect.
“We are excited to announce that Red Dead Redemption 2 will be released on October 26th, 2018. We apologize to everyone disappointed by this delay. While we had hoped to have the game out sooner, we require a little extra time for polish,” the studio said.
“We sincerely thank you for your patience and hope that when you get to play the game, you will agree the wait will have been worth it. In the meantime, please check out these screenshots from the game. We look forward to sharing a lot more information with you in the coming weeks,” the studio further stated.
Originally, Red Dead Redemption 2 was scheduled to debut in the fall of 2017; however, Rockstar Games decided to delay it in the spring of this year. While the disclosure of its release date is exciting, it is a new delay in its release date.
Red Dead Redemption 2 will arrive on October 26 on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Are you excited about the release of Red Dead Redemption 2? On what platform will you play it? Tell us in the comments below.