Red Dead Redemption's Myths & Mavericks Says Uncle September 13

Rockstar's free thank you to the millions of fans that rampaged through the wild west in Red Dead Redemption drops September 13 for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. Now where's my warm and tender embrace?

The Myths & Mavericks pack adds a ridiculous amount of new content to Red Dead Redemption, including eight new multiplayer characters and 11 multiplayer maps, all completely free. Hell, I would have paid for the chance to put that loveable drunk Uncle into the line of fire during multiplayer, yet here he is, free as the day he was born, and just as intoxicated.

Here's everything you'll be getting, courtesy of the nice folks at Rockstar:

Maps/Modes (bolded locations are brand new to multiplayer)
Cochinay – Gold Rush, Shootout, Gang Shootout, Stronghold
Nekoti Rock – Gold Rush, Shootout, Gang Shootout
El Presidio – Gold Rush, Shootout, Gang Shootout
Plainview – Gold Rush, Shootout, Gang Shootout
Gaptooth Mine – Shootout, Gang Shootout
Pike's Basin – Shootout, Gang Shootout
Rio Bravo – Shootout, Gang Shootout
Perdido – Hold Your Own, Grab the Bag
Benedict Point – Hold Your Own, Grab the Bag
Beecher's Hope - Stronghold
Torquemada - Stronghold
Armadillo - Stronghold
Chuparosa - Stronghold
Tumbleweed - Stronghold

New Multiplayer Characters
Landon Ricketts
Vicente DeSanta
Drew MacFarlane
Deputy Eli
Deputy Jonah
Javier Esquella
Nastas
Uncle

That's a mighty fine list, and if you don't like it, Rockstar will give you your money back.


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