Published on April 15th, 2020 | by Adrian Gunning

This Week in Red Dead Online: Free Roam Event Bonuses, Ability Card Reward, Last Stand Variation, Limited-Time Clothing, Discounts and More

Get Special Bonuses and Awards in Free Roam Events
Plus Returning Limited Apparel, Free Ability Card Reward, and More

Whether its battling other players to wear the Golden Armor in Fool’s Gold, seeing who can catch the most in Fishing Challenges, or asserting control in King of the Castle and Railroad Baron – playing Free Roam Events in Red Dead Online this week will reward you with 50% Bonuses on XP, RDO$ and Gold.

Plus, completing any Free Roam Event before April 20th will earn you a Coupon for 50% off any Coat that has a rank gate below 15.

And all players who jump into Red Dead Online during the weekend (April 17th -20th) will get a Reward for a free Ability Card to augment their skills. Your reward will arrive in the Benefits section within 48 hours of playing Red Dead Online.


The Wheeler, Rawson & Co. Catalogue has a selection of clothing items returning to its pages for a limited time only (until April 27th). If you’ve been looking for an excuse to change up your wardrobe – whether it’s to avoid detection or attract attention – there’s something for everyone:

  • Plaid Cap
  • Folwell Hat
  • Gardenia Hat
  • Macbay Jacket
  • Clymene Coat
  • Cardozo Vest
  • Carver Pants
  • Griffith Chaps
  • Pelt Half Chaps


Return to the prison island off the shores of Lemoyne for this week’s Featured Series. The newest random weapon variation of Last Stand takes you back to where it all began in Red Dead Online, the unfriendly confines of Sisika Penitentiary.


There are also a selection of markdowns this week in the Wheeler, Rawson & Co. Catalogue – including discounts on Shotguns and Melee Weapons for those who thrive at close range, and deals on all reliable multi class Horses and more:

  • 30% off all Shotguns
  • 30% off all Bandoliers
  • 30% Off all Multi Horses (including Role horses)
  • 70% off all Emotes
  • 50% off all Melee weapons
  • 80% off all Ability Cards

Check Rockstar Support for details and limitations.

A portion of all proceed from Red Dead Online and GTA Online over April and May 2020 will go toward relief for those affected by COVID-19 – see here for details.

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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