Red Dead Redemption 2 Gallops onto Steam Next Week

Rockstar Games tweets that the PC edition of Red Dead Redemption 2 will be released on Steam on December 5th. That about covers it, but for the record, here's what they say about the Steam release of the wild west shooter sequel:
Red Dead Redemption 2 for PC is coming to Steam on December 5
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Re: Morning Tech Bits
Nov 29, 2019, 16:19
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Nimh wrote on Nov 28, 2019, 21:03:
Mordecai Walfish wrote on Nov 28, 2019, 19:14:
the game ran perfect for me since launch, and i had maybe 1 crash getting through 50% of the game, but the most recent patch changed all that for me and there are numerous issues now. I wish they didnt force people to patch single player games like this.. everything was running so smoothly for me before.

I know this was not the norm for most people running the game, but it was rock solid on my system and its been a bit disappointing getting it forcibly downgraded like this so soon. its cheapened the single player experience with some of the physics bugs that have been introduced which kind of sucks because rdr2 single player is all ive been playing.

Try deleting all the files where your system.xml file is located (don’t delete system.xml). This should rebuild the cache properly.

Thanks. I deleted some vulkan files there before and it didn't help. I'll try nuking the rest
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Re: Morning Tech Bits
Nov 28, 2019, 21:03
Nimh
 
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Re: Morning Tech Bits Nov 28, 2019, 21:03
Nov 28, 2019, 21:03
 Nimh
 
Mordecai Walfish wrote on Nov 28, 2019, 19:14:
the game ran perfect for me since launch, and i had maybe 1 crash getting through 50% of the game, but the most recent patch changed all that for me and there are numerous issues now. I wish they didnt force people to patch single player games like this.. everything was running so smoothly for me before.

I know this was not the norm for most people running the game, but it was rock solid on my system and its been a bit disappointing getting it forcibly downgraded like this so soon. its cheapened the single player experience with some of the physics bugs that have been introduced which kind of sucks because rdr2 single player is all ive been playing.

Try deleting all the files where your system.xml file is located (don’t delete system.xml). This should rebuild the cache properly.
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Re: Morning Tech Bits
Nov 28, 2019, 19:14
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Re: Morning Tech Bits Nov 28, 2019, 19:14
Nov 28, 2019, 19:14
 
the game ran perfect for me since launch, and i had maybe 1 crash getting through 50% of the game, but the most recent patch changed all that for me and there are numerous issues now. I wish they didnt force people to patch single player games like this.. everything was running so smoothly for me before.

I know this was not the norm for most people running the game, but it was rock solid on my system and its been a bit disappointing getting it forcibly downgraded like this so soon. its cheapened the single player experience with some of the physics bugs that have been introduced which kind of sucks because rdr2 single player is all ive been playing.
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Re: Red Dead Redemption 2 Gallops onto Steam Next Week
Nov 28, 2019, 11:32
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Re: Red Dead Redemption 2 Gallops onto Steam Next Week Nov 28, 2019, 11:32
Nov 28, 2019, 11:32
 
jdreyer wrote on Nov 28, 2019, 11:19:
CJ_Parker wrote on Nov 27, 2019, 12:19:
Darks wrote on Nov 27, 2019, 11:57:
Be nice if they had it on Steam so it could be pre-ordered it I wanted too.

Oh yeah, I've heard this, too, that keys are supposed to be EXTREMELY limited so it is really essential to get your preorders in ASAP. Hopefully Valve will wake the fuck up and enable preorders before it is too late!!!
I heard the keys are made from titanium with platinum inlay, which is why they are so hard to make.
There is an extremely high reject rate due to titanium's propensity at disliking bonding to dissimilar metals.
Only about 1 out of every 3 keys is viable.
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Re: Red Dead Redemption 2 Gallops onto Steam Next Week
Nov 28, 2019, 11:21
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Re: Red Dead Redemption 2 Gallops onto Steam Next Week Nov 28, 2019, 11:21
Nov 28, 2019, 11:21
 
Woohoo, go Steam! Fuck EGS!

Oh, wait. I forgot I don't care where I get my games.
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Re: Red Dead Redemption 2 Gallops onto Steam Next Week
Nov 28, 2019, 11:19
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Re: Red Dead Redemption 2 Gallops onto Steam Next Week Nov 28, 2019, 11:19
Nov 28, 2019, 11:19
 
CJ_Parker wrote on Nov 27, 2019, 12:19:
Darks wrote on Nov 27, 2019, 11:57:
Be nice if they had it on Steam so it could be pre-ordered it I wanted too.

Oh yeah, I've heard this, too, that keys are supposed to be EXTREMELY limited so it is really essential to get your preorders in ASAP. Hopefully Valve will wake the fuck up and enable preorders before it is too late!!!
I heard the keys are made from titanium with platinum inlay, which is why they are so hard to make.
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Re: Red Dead Redemption 2 Gallops onto Steam Next Week
Nov 28, 2019, 11:18
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Nov 28, 2019, 11:18
 
VaranDragon wrote on Nov 27, 2019, 12:15:
Know what else is coming on December 5th? Mechwarrior 5 Mercs. Guess which Ill be playing? (Assuming it's at least a half decent game)
What if someone more steampunk mechs into RDR2? Then would you play it?
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Re: Red Dead Redemption 2 Gallops onto Steam Next Week
Nov 28, 2019, 10:46
Nimh
 
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Re: Red Dead Redemption 2 Gallops onto Steam Next Week Nov 28, 2019, 10:46
Nov 28, 2019, 10:46
 Nimh
 
Steele Johnson wrote on Nov 27, 2019, 23:37:
are the performance issues addressed yet?

Yes and no.. there have been 3 big patches so far, which addressed game crashing and the like. But if you have a marginal system it's going to struggle with the game no matter what. A couple sites benchmarked the individual settings, you'll want to start with those. If you go in and do ultra/high settings blindly it's going to result in poorer performance than what you may be used to.
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Re: Red Dead Redemption 2 Gallops onto Steam Next Week
Nov 28, 2019, 02:02
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Nov 28, 2019, 02:02
 
And this is what I was waiting for. One client to rule them all.
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Re: Red Dead Redemption 2 Gallops onto Steam Next Week
Nov 27, 2019, 23:37
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Re: Red Dead Redemption 2 Gallops onto Steam Next Week Nov 27, 2019, 23:37
Nov 27, 2019, 23:37
 
are the performance issues addressed yet?
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Re: Red Dead Redemption 2 Gallops onto Steam Next Week
Nov 27, 2019, 20:58
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Re: Red Dead Redemption 2 Gallops onto Steam Next Week Nov 27, 2019, 20:58
Nov 27, 2019, 20:58
 
El Pit wrote on Nov 27, 2019, 16:19:
At least there is no multiple hundred $$$ paywall in front of it.. I am looking at you, Alyx and Valve!

EDIT: Also it is nice to see it leave early access!

Alyx doesn’t have a paywall for the people it’s being sold to. It’s like going to a tire dealer and saying “these tires are going to cost me $19,000 because I don’t have a car yet!”.

As for RDR2, I’ll pick that up at some point, prolly in a year or so.
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Re: Stuff
Nov 27, 2019, 19:46
Rigs
 
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Re: Stuff Nov 27, 2019, 19:46
Nov 27, 2019, 19:46
 Rigs
 
Rectal Prolapse wrote on Nov 27, 2019, 18:03:
Rigs wrote on Nov 27, 2019, 16:54:
Hell, fuck, yeah, can't freakin' wait! HiddenExperia was saying it's gonna be a disaster but I don't care, I just wanna play REACH ON PC! Drool

=-Rigs-=

Wait, what is wrong with Halo: Reach PC????!!! I googled HiddenExperia(sic) and I didn't see anything obvious?

He was saying that Reach needed to be delayed due to concerns about things like latency, input lag and lack of promised features. He felt it could be another MCC launch catastrophe. I was already under the impression REACH was going to have some issues given that it wasn't originally built with the PC in mind to begin with. I'm in for the long haul anyway.

Video here. His name is actually 'HiddenXperia'...oops. Damn kids with their strange names...

=-Rigs-=
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Re: Blacklist?
Nov 27, 2019, 19:22
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Re: Blacklist? Nov 27, 2019, 19:22
Nov 27, 2019, 19:22
 
Staunch wrote on Nov 27, 2019, 15:44:
Is it an exclusive if it's just not available on Steam?

Not making a game available on Steam is the equivalent of castration with a hot iron rod for the Steam cuitists. It's a deep, personal insult. An unforgivable sin. The epitome of a capital crime. Punishable by death and death alone.
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Re: Red Dead Redemption 2 Gallops onto Steam Next Week
Nov 27, 2019, 18:16
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Re: Red Dead Redemption 2 Gallops onto Steam Next Week Nov 27, 2019, 18:16
Nov 27, 2019, 18:16
 
Loved the RDR2 singleplayer. I'm a fan of Arthur Morgan. I did really miss the wild wild west vibe. People tell me RDR1 scratches that itch. Too bad.
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Re: Red Dead Redemption 2 Gallops onto Steam Next Week
Nov 27, 2019, 18:15
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Re: Red Dead Redemption 2 Gallops onto Steam Next Week Nov 27, 2019, 18:15
Nov 27, 2019, 18:15
 
VaranDragon wrote on Nov 27, 2019, 14:03:
Kxmode wrote on Nov 27, 2019, 13:21:
VaranDragon wrote on Nov 27, 2019, 12:15:
Know what else is coming on December 5th? Mechwarrior 5 Mercs. Guess which Ill be playing? (Assuming it's at least a half decent game)

Epic Store Exclusive for one year.

So what?
exactly
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Re: Stuff
Nov 27, 2019, 18:03
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Re: Stuff Nov 27, 2019, 18:03
Nov 27, 2019, 18:03
 
Rigs wrote on Nov 27, 2019, 16:54:
Hell, fuck, yeah, can't freakin' wait! HiddenExperia was saying it's gonna be a disaster but I don't care, I just wanna play REACH ON PC! Drool

=-Rigs-=

Wait, what is wrong with Halo: Reach PC????!!! I googled HiddenExperia(sic) and I didn't see anything obvious?
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Re: Blacklist?
Nov 27, 2019, 17:47
Cutter
 
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Re: Blacklist? Nov 27, 2019, 17:47
Nov 27, 2019, 17:47
 Cutter
 
JohnBirshire wrote on Nov 27, 2019, 15:06:
I usually blacklist any game that is an "Epic exclusive" because I don't support anti-consumer practices. (Disappointing sometimes, would have loved to play The Outer Worlds)

The fact that it was only exclusive for one month instead of an entire year, and apparently had some launch issues patched out in the last couple weeks anyways, might be worth an exception for this one though.

Dude, you can get in on the Xbox Gamepass for PC beta for a $1 a month and it includes a metric shit ton of games including Outer Worlds.
As for the game itself I was unimpressed and uninstalled it about half way through - really boring IMO. So glad I didn't buy it. I'm playing Metro Exodus on it atm and it's kinda meh too IMO.

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Re: Blacklist?
Nov 27, 2019, 16:54
Rigs
 
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Re: Blacklist? Nov 27, 2019, 16:54
Nov 27, 2019, 16:54
 Rigs
 
Darks wrote on Nov 27, 2019, 16:12:
Yea, well Halo Reach comes out also next week, so Ill be having fun with that one.

HALO Reach (around) love, what what!

Hell, fuck, yeah, can't freakin' wait! HiddenExperia was saying it's gonna be a disaster but I don't care, I just wanna play REACH ON PC! Drool

=-Rigs-=
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Re: Red Dead Redemption 2 Gallops onto Steam Next Week
Nov 27, 2019, 16:19
El Pit
 
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Nov 27, 2019, 16:19
 El Pit
 
Kxmode wrote on Nov 27, 2019, 13:21:
VaranDragon wrote on Nov 27, 2019, 12:15:
Know what else is coming on December 5th? Mechwarrior 5 Mercs. Guess which Ill be playing? (Assuming it's at least a half decent game)

Epic Store Exclusive for one year.

At least there is no multiple hundred $$$ paywall in front of it.. I am looking at you, Alyx and Valve!

EDIT: Also it is nice to see it leave early access!
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Re: Blacklist?
Nov 27, 2019, 16:12
Darks
 
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Re: Blacklist? Nov 27, 2019, 16:12
Nov 27, 2019, 16:12
 Darks
 
Yea, well Halo Reach comes out also next week, so Ill be having fun with that one.
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