Published on December 23rd, 2020 | by Adrian Gunning

The Holidays in GTA Online and Red Dead Online

Both GTA Online and Red Dead Online are now ringing in the holidays, with heavy snowfall across Southern San Andreas and all five states of the Frontier, along with seasonal decorations and carolers, plus a deluge of gifts, bonuses and discounts for all players as part of this year’s festivities.

GTA Online’s holiday highlights include:

  • Snowfall across Southern San Andreas, and festive decorations at local businesses like the Diamond Casino & Resort
  • Clothing gifts: The Vibrant Stitch Emissive Mask, the Red Bleeder Festive Sweater, and the Green Cluckin’ Festive Sweater
  • Vehicle Livery gifts: The Tartan Livery for the Ocelot Ardent, Buckingham Akula and Karin Technical Custom, and the Candy Cane Livery for the Comet Safari, HVY APC and HVY Insurgent Pick-Up Custom
  • A holiday care package with the Firework Launcher, 20 Firework Rockets, a full supply of Snacks and Armor, 25 Sticky Bombs, 25 Grenades, 10 Proximity Mines and 10 Molotovs
  • A free vehicle: Players that visit Southern San Andreas Super Autos between December 22nd and December 30th can get the Grotti Brioso 300 for free

And details from Red Dead Online’s holiday festivities include: 

  • Snowfall across the five states, along with holiday decorations in Saint Denis and at Moonshine Shacks, plus carolers in city streets
  • Seasonal Gifts and Items: Local Gunsmiths are giving out the brand-new Winter Evans Repeater variant free this week, plus all players will receive a coupon for a free Coat and a free Repeater
  • Triple RDO$ and XP in festive renditions of modes such as Make It Count – Bow & Arrow and Last Stand
  • A new Legendary Bounty for Prestigious Bounty Hunters: Virgil “The Shepherd” Edwards, leader of the 7th Generation cult, is now available to pursue at local Bounty Boards
  • New Turkoman Horses: Grey, Black, Chestnut and Perlino variants are now available at local Stables
  • Bounty Hunter Bonuses: Double Character and Role XP across all Bounty Hunter Role activities, including Bounty Targets and Bounty Hunter Free Roam Events
  • Holiday Role Discounts: 10 Gold Bars off the Moonshine Shack, 5 Gold Bars off the Butcher Table, along with 30% off all Trader Wagons (including the Hunting Wagon), all Moonshiner Items and Shack Upgrades
  • Additional Discounts: 40% off all Shotguns, and 30% off everything for sale at Wilderness Outfitters, Bandoliers and Ponchos, and all Arabian, War, Work and Race Horse breeds
  • The seasonal Krampus Shotgun variant is once again available to purchase
  • New Prime Gaming Benefits: Player who connect to Prime Gaming by January 18th will receive a Reward for a Free Ability Card Upgrade and an Offer for 50% off a Weapon Pamphlet at the Fence
  • Ongoing Prime Gaming Benefits: A free Bounty Hunter License and an Award for the Trimmed Amethyst Bounty Wagon Livery for all players who connect their Social Club accounts to Prime Gaming

About the Author'

Adrian lives in Melbourne Australia and has a huge passion for gaming, technology and pop culture. He recently finished his a Bachelor of Journalism and is currently focusing on games journalism. When not writing and playing video games, Adrian can be found in Comics 'R' Us debating the pros of the DC Universe and cons of the Marvel Universe.

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