Red Dead Online Weekly Update September 8 Includes Shadow Buck Sighting Mission & More

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Rockstar Games has rolled out the Red Dead Online weekly update September 8 activity refresh, and we once again get a new Sighting Mission, new discounts and more! Head on over for the highlights and details.

Red Dead Online weekly update September 8 highlights:

  • New Legendary Shadow Buck Rewards: Sedating the Shadow Buck will net players Rewards for a free Vest of their choice and 100 rounds of Sedative Ammo, while those that kill and skin the animal will also receive a Reward for 100 rounds of Express Repeater Ammo
  • A new Coat and Reward at Gus’ Store: Delivering the Legendary Shadow Buck’s pelt to Gus will unlock the new Shadow Coat for purchase, and players that craft the Coat will receive a Reward for a free Bandolier of their choice
  • The Hardcore Takeover Series is this week’s Featured Series, and those that compete and win will earn a Reward for a free Hat of their choice
  • New Discounts: 40% off all OutfitsOffhand Holsters and Gun Belts, and 30% off all Repeaters
  • Ongoing Prime Gaming Benefits: A Free Icahi Coat, a free Katata Coat, 6,000 Naturalist XP, a free Wilderness Camp, five Rewards for a free box of Nitro Express Ammunition, a reward for 50 rounds of Sedative Varmint Cartridges, and 5 Free Legendary Animal Pheromones
  • And the new Legendary Animal Sighting Mission for the Shadow Buck, seen around Annesburg, can now be taken on by Naturalists
  • As well as the New Buck Vitalism Studies Pamphlet, now available from Harriet for Naturalists Rank 5 and above. Those that follow its steps will get an out-of-body experience, along with a free Treasure Map 


Accessorizing is key. A second sidearm can often mean the difference between death and living to tell the tale. There are a range of discounts on offer in Red Dead Online, including 40% off all Outfits, Offhand Holsters and Gun Belts, plus 30% off all Repeaters too.

For more details on this week’s missions, check ’em out here.