Watch the Red Dead Redemption 2 Launch Trailer, Showing Dutch's Gang and Robberies

Watch the Red Dead Redemption 2 Launch Trailer, Showing Dutch's Gang and Robberies

"Trust me, Arthur."

With just over one week to go until Red Dead Redemption 2 launches worldwide, Rockstar has released the final 'launch trailer' for their wild west prequel. The trailer focuses on Dutch van der Linde's gang, and the bond shared between Dutch and protagonist Arthur Morgan.

Just below, you can check out the final launch trailer for Red Dead Redemption 2. There's no actual gameplay in the trailer, just a cinematic look at the life of an outlaw in the wild west.

Red Dead Redemption 2 will be available for pre-load on PS4 and Xbox One tomorrow, on October 19, for those who pre-ordered the game digitally. The hotly anticipated game will be releasing worldwide on October 26.

In other Red Dead Redemption 2-related news. There was a controversy earlier in the week, when studio co-founder and director Dan Houser stated that the team behind the game had been working "100 hour weeks" during the development process, drawing criticism for "crunching" to get the game done. Earlier today on October 18, Rockstar lifted a ban that previously barred its employees being permitted to talk about workplace practices, causing Rockstar developers to come forward with their experiences of working at the studio. For more on Red Dead Redemption 2, head over to our Red Dead 2 guide page.

Hirun Cryer

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Hirun Cryer is by far the most juvenile member of USgamer. He's so juvenile, that this is his first full-time job in the industry, unlike literally every other person featured on this page. He's written for The Guardian, Paste Magazine, and Kotaku, and he likes waking up when the sun rises and roaming the nearby woods with the bears and the wolves.

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