Rockstar Games has announced Red Dead Redemption 2 has been delayed. Originally set to come out in spring 2018, it now will be released October 26th 2018. In a short statement made on the Rockstar Blog, They confirmed the delay and new release date, saying they are taking extra time to polish the final game.
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.
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.
While this delay is disappointing, the extra polish will only improve the playing experience. Not all is bad with this new delay, Rockstar did release some awesome new screen shots from Red Dead Redemption 2. Check them out below.