Red Dead Redemption 2 multiplayer news for PS4 and Xbox
Red Dead Redemption 2 Online has now been released to all with a copy of the game on PS4 and Xbox One.
It is a massive expansion where players can do their own character and capture their own adventures.
Players are exhausted by the one-gamble campaign, meaning they can explore the world as they like.
But it's a lot to learn about the current RDR2 beta, which will have a final date.
ARE REDA DEA 2 ONLINE?
When it was first launched, Red Dead Redemption 2 had no multiplayer mode.
Rockstar Games seem to have wanted players to try and finish the basic game before adding even more distractions on PS4 and Xbox One.
And this week saw the launch of Red Dead 2 Online, the pursuit of the very successful GTA Online.
To access the new Network Deadline Online beta on PS4 and Xbox One, Gamers must first have access to the internet and their own copy of the game.
RDR2 Online does not sell separately and will require players to have an active PS Plus or Xbox Live Gold account
In order to access the new way of Red Dead Redemption 2 Online, players must tap the right button when they reach the start menu.
This will give you the first step in the Red Dead Online registry process.
WHAT'S THE END OF THE RDR2 BETA?
Rockstar Games has confirmed that the modern multiplayer mode is in the beta phase of tests.
This means that it is not the finished product and may probably suffer issues connected with server factions and play bugs.
"The World of Red Dead Online will be a constant expansion. There will also be some additions and updates throughout the Beta period," a message from Rockstar Games reads.
"Starting this week, you ride to ride with friends in Posse, set up your Campus, embark on cooperative basic missions or go to competitors in competing series, find strangers around the world to help (or hurt), to deal with spontaneous Free Challenges, go hunting , fishing, connect with your horse, explore with friends or your own (but look for ambushes), and much more.
Red Dead Online beta runs for at least a few weeks
"Throughout all of the time, you will accumulate XP with your research and encounters that are calculated to your rank and provide additional bonuses. Unlock items and improve your attributes while you progress.
"You can also take care of premium challenges in your open world experiences to win Awards in 12 categories such as combat, hunting, shipbuilder and survival."
Rockstar Games is looking for a lot of comments and could well change as functionality online.
How do you pay money online could change, while the system of microtranscession still needs to live.
And it seems that the RDR2 beta may not end some time. A recent message from the development team has confirmed that it could last a few months.
This would mean that the Red Dead Online beta test will not end until at least by 2019.
"As with any Beta period, we are planning to take the necessary time to make Red Dead Online a complete, fun and fully functional experience that can take a few weeks or a month, as we continue to work to fix bugs, improve systems and perform a player. Answers in current or future plans.
Fans should also be ready Rockstar to mark certain issues back in beta testing, which means that rank and capacity could be restored at any time.
More news about RDR2 Online is waiting soon
"We hope that every player will progress during this early period of the Beta will remain inactive in the long term, but like many beta for large-scale online experiences such as this, there is always the possibility that we may need to implement a rank or another state will recover in case of things. "
And when it comes to new content added, this is what Josh Needleman, Senior Producer at Rockstar San Diego, told IGN earlier this year:
"As Arthur Morgan's story of the only game, we want people to stand in their online characters and feel that every action has a sense of character, setting, and time. This should be felt intimate and personal, although still fun and act-packed from time to time.
"We've tried to take the best elements and best packets of Grand Theft Auto Online and use them for templates for what we're doing here. We feel Grand Theft Auto Envelope really found only his feet creatively with Heists.
"This package, along with After Hours, The Doomsday Heist, Gun Running and some others represent the best of the Grand Theft Auto Online, and provided the template for what we wanted to use here (not related to content, obviously, but how they have combined narratives, plays, modes and other content in a coherent theme) along with all the elements we liked of the old Mixed Red Dead Redemption. "