Red Dead Redemption 2 Official Companion App Revealed

Posted October 26, 2018

Once installed, you can pan and zoom the map, set waypoints or mark areas of interest with a tap on your screen. You can see why it's popular, what with it being a genre defining game of this generation.

Developer Rockstar Games has just announced that their upcoming game will get a companion mobile app on the same day Red Dead Redemption 2 will be launched, October 26.

To even get the opportunity to unlock fast travel, you'll first need to complete Red Dead Redemption 2's lengthy prologue, and reach the point where your gang has settled at camp and the open world has become available to explore in its entirety.

Having the app also means you can remove the heads-up display from your TV when you're playing the game and still have Arthur's stats on hand.

Except, technically, you have four choices when you also consider the PlayStation 4 Pro and the Xbox One X. And according to Digital Foundry, you should absolutely consider running Red Dead Redemption 2 on one of these higher-powered mid-cycle consoles. Alongside those, there's information that the game tells you, but perhaps doesn't stress upon as much as it should. With the release of Android Nougat and Vulkan ...

Beside that, there's Arthur's in-game Journal, Social Club stat tracking, the game's manual and you can buy a digital version of the Official Guide through the app as well. Today, we have caught glimpse of Red Dead Redemption 2 Controls and so can you.