Red Dead Online Weekly Update January 19th Patch Notes: Bonuses For Moonshiners, Naturalists, Double XP and More

A new week has arrived and today is very special for Red Dead Online players.

Yes, it is that time of the week again! Rockstar has posted a brand new blog post detailing all the additions with this week's weekly update, and fans are overjoyed with them!

Let's get you caught up to speed. 


Patch Notes

Rockstar's new blog post with all the notes surrounding the weekly update can be viewed here.

Below are all the changes players should take note of! 


Bootleggers in Red Dead Online will earn Double RDO$ and Role XP payouts on all Moonshine Story and Bootlegger Missions this week, as well as a 50% discount on the cost of relocating their Moonshine Shack. Meanwhile, Naturalists should keep an eye out - Naturalist Free Roam Events are awarding double Role XP, and paying back double RDO$ as well.


Now’s also the perfect time to hone your competitive chops: all Showdown Modes and Races are paying out double the usual XP and Gold through January 25th.

Anyone who plays Red Dead Online this week will receive 3,000 Club XP and 5 Potent Health Cures to help them in their travels. Players who own the Outlaw Pass No. 4 will receive Rewards good for a free Shirt and Hat (both below Rank 15), and a free Vest with no rank restriction. Meanwhile, anyone who has already surpassed Club Rank 50 will receive an Offer for 40% off a Non-Role Pamphlet of their choice.



If you are an Amazon Prime owner, then you are free to claim the following rewards from Rockstar: 

  • A Free Bounty Hunter License
  • An Award for the Trimmed Amethyst Bounty Wagon Livery

In addition, players who connect to Prime Gaming before February 15th will receive Offers for half off the LeMat Revolver and a Poncho of their choice, an Offer for a free Off-Hand Holster, plus 100 rounds each of High Velocity and Explosive Revolver Cartridges.


As well, there appears to be a heavy discount on some horses within the game! 


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