Last year Rockstar introduced a revolver challenge into GTA Online. It had players completing objectives in order to earn a new weapon which can be used in Red Dead Redemption 2 when it launches. A similar event is now live as part of the GTA After Hours update. The Stone Hatchet weapon grants players a new ability, and is pretty easy to get . In this GTA Online Stone Hatchet Guide, we've got all the details you need to know, including how to get a Stone Hatchet in GTA Online, how it will work in Red Dead Redemption 2, and more.
For more on the recent GTA After Hours DLC, you can head over to our GTA After Hours DLC Page. It's got everything you need to know about the new update, and some info on the new vehicle, clothes and DJs that are now available in GTA Online.
How to Get Stone Hatchet in GTA Online
Thanks to GTA dataminer FoxySnaps, The Stone Hatchet weapon was uncovered. Shortly after, the exact method of getting the Stone Hatchet in GTA Online was figured out. We'll list it all below, along with some info on what the Stone Hatchet does, and how to use its special ability. It's now all been confirmed by Rockstar, as the weapon is now available in the game.
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GTA Online Stone Hatchet Challenge
Unlocking the Stone Hatchet is similar to how the revolver challenge worked last year and involves following a series of treasure hunt-like steps. It's now live in the game, and we've got enough info for you right here. We've collected all the info for you in the following list. Here's how to get the Stone Hatchet in GTA Online:
- You'll receive a text message from Maude Eccles, Trevor's friend from GTA V
- It'll lead you on a bounty hunt mission where you must complete the objectives given in order to progress
- The first bounty is found atop a tall building, take him alive and lead him back to Maude's Trailer
- Head to the second GPS location and either kill the bounty or take him alive, he can be found smoking next to a lampost next to the main road
- Go to the third GPS location and take out the third target, they are next to the Fleeca Bank in the area
- Head over to the fourth GPS location, the target is sat down in the park square
- Take out the fifth bounty by the freeway and you'll unlock the location of the Stone Hatchet
- Go to the treasure location and collect your prize
GTA Online Stone Hatchet Rampage Ability
The Stone Hatchet features a passive ability that lets you go into Rampage mode. In Rampage Mode you are invincible, so it's pretty useful in a pinch. To trigger the Rampage ability, you have to chain together kills. Check out the video by Chiliad Mystery Guru below.
GTA Online Stone Hatchet Challenge - Unlock Stone Hatchet For Red Dead Redemption 2
In order to unlock the Stone Hatchet in Red Dead Redemption 2, you'll need to complete a challenge. Just kill 25 people with the Stone Hatchet in GTA Online and you'll receive GTA dollars and a pop-up that it's been unlocked in Red Dead Redemption 2, when it launches.
That's everything you need to know about the new Stone Hatchet Weapon in GTA Online. It's out now, so go get it. Be sure to check out our GTA 5 Cheats Guide. You can also head over to our GTA After Hours Vehicles Guide for a look at all of the cars being added to GTA Online. If you're looking forward for Red Dead 2 (and why wouldn't you be), head over to our Red Dead Redemption 2 Guides Hub for everything we know about the game so far.