Red Dead Redemption's free Myth & Mavericks DLC Bonus Pack slinging for September 13th

Rockstar has selected September 13th as the day it shows Red Dead Redemption players some extra love in the form of a free multiplayer DLC offering entitled the Myths & Mavericks Bonus Pack.

First announced in July, the Myths & Mavericks Bonus Pack is Rockstar's no-charge love letter to the Red Dead fans who have kept the game's multiplayer mode lively and populated for over a year. In addition to announcing a launch date, Rockstar also released a complete list of the new characters, locations and modes included in the pack:

Maps/Modes (bold = new multiplayer locations)

Cochinay – Gold Rush, Shootout, Gang Shootout, Stronghold
Nekoti Rock – Gold Rush, Shootout, Gang Shootout
El Presidio – Gold Rush, Shootout, Gang Shootout
Plainview – Gold Rush, Shootout, Gang Shootout
Gaptooth Mine – Shootout, Gang Shootout
Pike’s Basin – Shootout, Gang Shootout
Perdido – Hold Your Own, Grab the Bag
Benedict Point – Hold Your Own, Grab the Bag
Beecher’s Hope - Stronghold
Torquemada - Stronghold
Armadillo - Stronghold
Chuparosa - Stronghold
Rio Bravo - Shootout, Gang Shootout
Tumbleweed - Stronghold

New Multiplayer Characters

Landon Ricketts
Vicente DeSanta
Drew MacFarlane
Deputy Eli
Deputy Jonah
Javier Esquella

Over and above the freebies, Rockstar has pledged to return the Undead Overrun mode to its original settings. Provided you haven't already traded in your Red Dead Redemption copy, or shelved it for the busy release season ahead, the one-two combo of a free DLC pack and Undead Overrun update should be ample motivation to mount up and partake in some old timey multiplayer.

Sept 2, 2011

Source: Rockstar

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