Red Dead Online Weekly Update August 14 Adds Legendary Animals

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While Rockstar Games has released a new patch for Red Dead Online yesterday for bug fixes, the Red Dead Online weekly update August 14 additions are here! There are new Legendary Animals, discounts and more.

Red Dead Online Weekly Update August 14 new items:

  • The latest Legendary Animals: the Red Streak Coyote, found around the cliffs and barren floor of Pike’s Basin, and the Midnight Paw Coyote, seen around the lands southeast of Strawberry
  • Recently added items and rewards at Gus’ Store: The Red Streak and Midnight Paw Coats, crafted from their namesake Legendary Coyotes, a free Coat Reward for turning in either Coyote’s pelt to Gus, which will also unlock the Babin Hat at his store
  • The latest permanent clothing: The Daventry Jacket, Blackgrave Coat, Hinxman Hat, Filera Hat, Penstock Pants, Corrales Shirt, and the Molina Blouse
  • A reward for a free Horse ranked 40 or below for players who track and hunt down all Legendary Animals available in Harriet’s Sighting Missions
  • A 50% bonus on RDO$ payouts for both Bounty Hunters and Traders, plus a 5 Gold Bar discount on the Butcher Table and the Bounty Hunter License
  • A 30% discount on all Bounty Hunter and Trader OutfitsHorses, Weapon Skins, the Bounty Wagon and Hunting Wagons, and all Rifles (except the Elephant Rifle)
  • One-time gifts for players who log into Red Dead Online before September 21st, including: 30% off any Novice or Promising Naturalist Role Item, free Sedative Varmint Cartridges, a free Legendary Animal Pheromone, 30% off a Revolver, and a free Ability Card
  • Bonuses for new Naturalists: A Reward for a free Role Accessory, Outfit or Emote, the Gila Monster Camp Flag for tranquilizing and sampling any animal, the Farnholme Double Bandolier for completing an Animal Sighting Mission, and a Treasure Map with the purchase of a Wilderness Camp
  • Ongoing Prime Gaming Benefits: A Free Katata Coat, 5 Free Legendary Animal Pheromones, 6,000 Naturalist XP, a free Wilderness Camp, offers for: 50% off a Camp Dog, a free Tent and a Vest below Rank 15, plus 10x Special Health Cures, 10x Special Snake Oil, 10x Special Miracle Tonic, and 10x Special Bitters

Here’s what got added to the Wheeler, Rawson & Co. Catalogue:

  • Daventry Jacket
  • Blackgrave Coat
  • Hinxman Hat
  • Filera Hat
  • Penstock Pants
  • Corrales Shirt
  • Molina Blouse


Players who track and hunt down all of the Legendary Animals requested so far in Harriet’s Sighting Missions will receive a reward for a free Horse ranked 40 or below.

Bounty Hunters and Traders also stand to make a pretty penny, thanks to a 50% bonus on RDO$ payouts until August 18th. Meanwhile, those looking to pick up either of these pursuits can take 5 Gold Bars off the cost of both the Butcher Table and the Bounty Hunter License, as well as 30% off all Bounty Hunter and Trader Outfits, Horses, Weapon Skins, the Bounty Wagon and Hunting Wagons, and all Rifles (except the Elephant Rifle).

If you haven’t jumped into Red Dead Online yet, play before September 21st to receive the following one-time gifts, and be sure to check the Benefits section frequently for new Offers and Rewards:

  • Offer for 30% off any Novice or Promising Naturalist Role Item
  • Reward for 2,000 Naturalist XP
  • Reward for Free Sedative Varmint Cartridges
  • Reward for a Free Legendary Animal Pheromone
  • Offer for 30% off a Revolver
  • Reward for a Free Ability Card

Becoming a Naturalist and studying wild fauna in their home environment is a reward unto itself, but there are plenty of other perks, including the following one-time gifts:

  • Become a Naturalist and get Reward for a free Role Accessory, Outfit or Emote
  • Tranquilize and sample any animal and get the Gila Monster Camp Flag
  • Complete an Animal Sighting Mission and get a Reward for the Farnholme Double Bandolier
  • Purchase a Wilderness Camp and get a Reward for a Treasure Map

Stay tuned next week for the next weekly update. For more info regarding this week’s additions, head on over here.