This year Rockstar Games' major instalment Red Dead Redemption 2 earned 725 million Dollar in just 3 days from its initial launch.
If you enjoy that conversation, be sure to check out Beyond's discussion about whether the PlayStation Classic is worth $100, and this week's full episode of Beyond, as the cast discusses whether Red Dead Redemption 2 tries to be too realistic.
Red Dead Online is likely to be a huge hit on the PS4 and Xbox One, judging by how popular GTA Online is. Players get to visit the Red Dead Redemption map once they have completed around 70% of the story. It began with the Adversary mode leak via the companion app and has extended further, including the online element's playable modes.More news: Romelu Lukaku out of Manchester United squad at Bournemouth; Alexis Sanchez starts
'Red Dead Online is planned for launch in November 2018, initially as a public beta, with more news to come soon'.
While the Mexican area of the the original Red Dead Redemption could also be being worked on for Red Dead Online.More news: MAGAbomber Cesar Sayoc makes first appearance in NY federal court
Rockstar have said of the forthcoming online game: 'Using the gameplay of the upcoming Red Dead Redemption 2 as a foundation, Red Dead Online will be ready to be explored alone or with friends, and will also feature constant updates and adjustments to grow and evolve this experience for all players.
In other Red Dead Online news, recent leaks have provided a taste of what might be coming to PS4 and Xbox One later this month.
Players will find a creek there and they will cross the river into the creek. Their functionality is yet to be detailed, but a lot of them are self-explanatory.More news: UK business figures call for vote on Brexit terms