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Red Dead Redemption 2 is one of the most critically acclaimed open world games released to date. Critics have praised the sheer attention to detail that Rockstar Games has used Red Dead Redemption 2The large open world and the many complicated game features that are at work. But as with all video games, there are things that were meant for Red Dead Redemption 2 which eventually wound up on the mantle floor, and some early concept art may give fans an idea of such a feature.
Reddit user Glass-Refrigerator12 recently shared some early Red Dead Redemption 2 concept art created by former Rockstar Games artist Daren Bader. The art seems to depict one of Red Dead Redemption 2swampy areas, with characters crossing the water on horseback. In the picture, an alligator emerges from the water and appears to be squeezing on the horse’s legs, suggesting that alligators were once meant to be far more deadly in the game.
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Red Dead Redemption 2 Alligators are still dangerous creatures when players are unlucky enough to encounter them, but they do not attack horses in the main game. Other Reddit users have commented on the post, suggesting that the feature may have been cut because Rockstar Games did not want the player horses to die too often. Of course, it is also possible that there were never any plans to let alligators attack horses Red Dead Redemption 2 and that this concept art is representative of all the features that were actually in place for the game.
While alligators do not really attack horses Red Dead Redemption 2, horses still have a reaction to them. If Red Dead Redemption 2 players come across an alligator while on horseback, it will often scare the horse. Some Red Dead Redemption 2 Horses can even break Arthur Morgan’s back if they get too close to an alligator, so it’s best to avoid them while riding a horse.
It’s best for Red Dead Redemption 2 players to avoid alligator confrontations on horseback, but the animals are great to hunt. Hunting for alligators in Red Dead Redemption 2 is a worthy effort because they get players Big Game Meat, one of the most valuable healing elements of the game. Eating Big Game Meat with the right spices will allow players to keep Arthur’s health, endurance, and dead-eye cores at maximum capacity, making it significantly easier to complete the game’s more challenging missions.
Red Dead Redemption 2 is out now for PC, PS4, Stadia and Xbox One.
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