Red Dead Redemption 2 is one of the most critically acclaimed video games of all time, but it’s been over four years since its release. While Rockstar Games has been relatively quiet about the future of the series, fans have been hard at work keeping the game alive with mods, new content, and fan-made trailers.
One of the most popular ways that fans have been keeping Red Dead Redemption 2 alive is by creating mods. There are mods that add new weapons, vehicles, and gameplay features to the game, as well as mods that change the game’s graphics or story. For example, one mod adds an immersive survival mode that forces players to hunt for food and water, while another mod lets players buy and customize houses in the game.
In addition to mods, fans have also been creating new content for Red Dead Redemption 2. One fan created a series of 22 new missions that add hours of new gameplay to the game. Another fan is currently working on recreating the original Red Dead Redemption using the superior graphics of Red Dead 2.
The creativity of the Red Dead Redemption 2 fanbase is on full display in the fan-made trailers that have been released online. One trailer imagines a sequel to the popular 2010 Red Dead expansion Undead Nightmare, which featured a zombie apocalypse. The trailer, which is set to the ominous theme of The Walking Dead, is incredibly well-made and has generated a lot of excitement among fans.
While there have been no concrete updates about Red Dead Redemption 3 since the release of Red Dead Redemption 2 in 2018, fans are eagerly awaiting an announcement from Rockstar Games. While Rockstar Games appears to be primarily focused on the forthcoming Grand Theft Auto VI, the future trajectory of the Red Dead series is still up in the air. Fans are hopeful for a new installment in the Red Dead line to be revealed after GTA VI’s launch.
In the meantime, fans will continue to keep the game alive with mods, new content, and fan-made trailers. The passion of the Red Dead Redemption 2 fanbase is a testament to the quality of the game, and it will be interesting to see what they come up with next.