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Hunt New Legendary Animals in Red Dead Online This Week

Plus get some sweet rewards for your work

Poorna Shankar Posted:
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New legendary animals are here in Red Dead Online in this week’s latest update, plus your regular discounts and more.

These new legendary animals include two new species of Gators, the Teca and the Sun, known to dwell in the Kamassa River and the Lannahechee River respectively. Hunting them down will net you some sweet, sweet rewards.

Such rewards include a 50% boost in XP and payouts for New Legendary Animals, the Teca and Sun Gators’ samples and skin sales. You can also receive a free special colorway of the O’Quinn Hat for taking down the Teca Gator, and a free a special colorway of the Helsby Gloves for taking down the Sun Gator

New items hit Gus’ Trapper Store including an Alligator variant of the Improved Bow, The Teca Coat and Sun Coat crafted from respective Gator hides, and players who purchase either coat will receive the new Corchado Poncho as a bonus.

The catalogue receives some permanent clothing additions as well including The Corchado Poncho, Sandoval Jacket, Windcliff Coat, Pedrosa Pants, Plata Pants, Moreton Boots, Fairbairn Dress, Litten Dress, Helsby Gloves, O'Quinn Hat, and the Tiltham Hat plus new colorways of the Marshall Coat, Killiman Vest and Diamondback Hat

Returning limited-time clothing and new colorways this week include The Gator Hat plus its new colorways, the Ortega Vest, Vaquero Baroque Spurs, and the Strickland Boots and their newest colorways

Additionally, New Naturalists will receive a reward for a free Role Accessory, outfit, or Emote, while sedating and sampling any animal will net players the Gila Monster Camp Flag, completing an Animal Sighting Mission will score a unique colorway of the Farnholme Double Bandolier, and purchasing a Wilderness Camp will reward them with a Treasure Map

More Naturalist bonuses and discounts are available until September 21, including 30% off any Novice or Promising Item in the Naturalist Role, and rewards for: 2,000 Naturalist XP, free Sedative Varmint Cartridges, a free Legendary Animal Pheromone, a Free Ability Card, and 30% off a Revolver

Finally, Twitch Prime Benefits this week include 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 Tent and a Vest below Rank 15, plus 10x Special Health Cures, 10x Special Snake Oil, 10x Special Miracle Tonic, and 10x Special Bitters

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Poorna Shankar

A highly opinionated avid PC gamer, Poorna blindly panics with his friends in various multiplayer games, much to the detriment of his team. Constantly questioning industry practices and a passion for technological progress drive his love for the video game industry. He pulls no punches and tells it like he sees it. He runs a podcast, Gaming The Industry, with fellow writer, Joseph Bradford, discussing industry practices and their effects on consumers.