The game was initially set for release later this year before Rockstar announced a delay to the hotly anticipated Wild West Sequel.
earlier this year with Rockstar initially saying that the decision to delay the game was in order to "ensure we can deliver the best experience possible for our fans."Rockstar initially said that the decision to delay the game was in order to "ensure we can deliver the best experience possible for our fans."The developer further explained on its official website, writing:"This outlaw epic set across the vast and unforgiving American heartland will be the first Rockstar game created from the ground up for the latest generation of console hardware, and some extra time is necessary to ensure that we can deliver the best experience possible for our fans.""We are very sorry for any disappointment this delay causes, but we are firm believers in delivering a game only when it is ready.
We are really excited to bring you more details about the game this summer."No news can sometimes be good news and while it's still disappointing that we won't get Red Dead 2 until 2018, at least we know it's coming in the best possible version of itself on PS4 and Xbox One.
The same can't be said for Red Dead Redemption 2 on PC, with Take Two once again unwilling to say if the game will be coming to the platform However, although fans will now have to wait longer to play the game, it could result in some amazing news for a whole variety of PS4 and Xbox One games makers.
This was first hinted at when Ubisoft’s CFO Alain Martinez stated that the Red Dead Redemption 2 delay will provide a better launch for some of their own games.