The studio released PS4 and Switch ports of the original Red Dead Redemption in August.
And on Wednesday, players noticed that the game’s latest update came with a welcome surprise in the form of a 60fps option than can be toggled on and off in the pause menu.
what the fuck rockstar pushed an update to Red Dead Redemption 1 on PS5 that adds 60 FPS without telling anyone lmao
this is crazy pic.twitter.com/rFb1ZaFZfW
— Cade Onder (@Cade_Onder) October 4, 2023
According to research firm Circana (formerly NPD Group), it’s the second best-selling title in US over the past five years based on dollar sales.
A Nintendo Switch version of Red Dead Redemption 2 was spotted on the Brazilian ratings board’s website last month but hasn’t been officially announced.
Red Dead Redemption series writer Michael Unsworth recently left Rockstar after 16 years at the company.
The former writing director had worked on virtually all of Rockstar’s major releases during his time at the company. Notably, he’s one of only three writers credited for both Red Dead Redemption games’ stories.