Rockstar has announced that it will be taking a bit more time to polish Red Dead Redemption 2 and will miss its Spring 2018 debut. As a result, the highly anticipated western-themed game will be riding out on October 26th.
Red Dead Redemption 2 Announcement
Here’s the official word from Rockstar:
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.