Red Dead Redemption Weapons

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Is there anything more important to a game set in the Wild West than a multiplicity of awesome old-timey firearms? Check out the complete list, after the jump. Weapons are made available for free during plot missions, for purchase at Gunsmiths, or as a reward for clearing out bandit Hideouts.


Knife and Unlocked from the beginning

Cattleman Revolver and Unlocked from the beginning

Volcanic Pistol and Clear out Twin Rocks Hideout; for sale at Armadillo Gunsmith ($100)

Semi-automatic Pistol and Clear out Fort Mercer Hideout; for sale at the Escalera Gunsmith ($300)

High Power Pistol and Given to you during “Bear One Another’s Burden”

Mauser Pistol and For sale at the Blackwater Gunsmith ($800)

Schofield Revolver and Becomes available during “The Gunslinger’s Tragedy”

Double-Action Revolver and Clear out Tesoro Azul Hideout

Lemat Revolver and For sale at the Escalera Gunsmith after the Revolution ($1250)


Repeater Carbine and Given during “New Friends, Old Problems”

Winchester Repeater and Clear out Tumbleweed Hideout or complete “Spare the Rod, Spoil the Bandit;” for sale at Armadillo Gunsmith ($350)

Henry Repeater and Clear Nosalida Hideout

Evans Repeater and For sale at Blackwater Gunsmith

Springfield Rifle and Clear Gaptooth Breach Hideout, given during “We Shall Be Together in Paradise;” for sale at Thieves’ Landing Gunsmith ($300)

Bolt Action Rifle and Given during “The Gates of Presidio;” for sale at Escalera Gunsmith ($750)

Buffalo Rifle and For sale at any Gunsmith shop when you become a level five Master Hunter ($475)

Sniper Rifles

Rolling Block Rifle and Given during “Empty Promises”

Carcano Rifle and For sale at Blackwater Gunsmith ($1100)


Double-barreled Shotgun and Given during “Spare the Rod, Spoil the Bandit;” for sale at Armadillo Gunsmith ($150)

Sawed-off Shotgun and Clear Pike’s Basin Hideout; for sale at Thieves’ Landing Gunsmith ($250)

Pump-action Shotgun and Give during “And the Truth Will Set You Free”

Semi-auto Shotgun and For sale at Escalera Gunsmith ($1000)


Dynamite and Given during “Father Abraham;” For sale at various stores

Throwing Knife and Given during “The Great Mexican Train Robbery;” for sale at various stores

Fire Bottle and Given during “The Demon Drink;” for sale at various stores


Lasso and Given during “Wild Horses, Tamped Passions”

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11 Comments on Red Dead Redemption Weapons


On July 14, 2010 at 12:31 pm

How do you unlock the Lemat Revolver and the Semi-auto Shotgun?


On August 18, 2010 at 11:43 am

You get it after the Mexcan Reviloution .. so pretty much beat the game


On August 23, 2010 at 7:32 am

I have a 99.7% game completion but i really don’t know what there’s left to do!


On December 23, 2010 at 1:02 pm

can you just run around and find the guns instead of beating it…. and about how long does the single player take to complete if you get on and play 6 hours a day?????????


On January 23, 2011 at 8:22 pm

I played for 4 hours a day and finished the game in 5 days


On February 21, 2011 at 3:54 pm

Weres the exploding rifle? Aren’t thtere 2 kinds of sniper not just the roling back.:):):):):):) What about tomohacks?


On July 6, 2011 at 12:48 pm

Red dead redemtion undead nightmare


On October 26, 2011 at 7:39 pm

yall need to suck mother ers dic weed licker ass mother ers

^john is a retard^

On December 6, 2011 at 6:43 pm

john ur dumb what are the best guns???

i like monkeys

On January 17, 2012 at 9:25 pm

i like chicken


On March 17, 2012 at 6:23 pm

Brutalwarrior, those are 2 of the 5 rare weapons. As inventory changes, you can get them only at two places, Blackwater and, damn, that one big city in Mexico.