Cheat codes can help you make the most of your Red Dead Redemption 2 experience. You can customize weapons and items, invoke special abilities and bonuses, unlock rare characters or missions, and much more with cheat codes. Whether playing through single-player story mode or online with friends, cheat codes can help enhance the game by providing an extra layer of reward and sometimes challenges.

Using cheat codes in Red Dead Redemption 2 lets players bypass challenging objectives without spending too much time. This makes it easier to complete specific objectives faster and even helps speed up the overall process of completing a mission in one go. In this guide, I’ll tell you the Red Dead Redemption 2 Cheat Codes and How to Use Them efficiently. Some cheats can completely make the game quality of life OP to the point that it may not be fun anymore, so use RDR2 Cheats wisely and preferably after ending the game at least once.

Red Dead Redemption 2 Cheat Codes Locations

Most players have gone through Cheat Codes in Red Dead Redemption 2 without realizing it. Cheat Codes are usually hidden, so players have to be careful not to overlook them. The only guaranteed way to find the Red Dead Redemption 2 Cheat Codes is by purchasing the newspaper. So, be sure to pick up any one of the following:

  • New Hanover Gazette in Valentine
  • Saint-Denis Times in Saint-Denis
  • Blackwater Ledger From Town’s Newspaper Seller

You need to complete quests to unlock more newspapers. The number of Cheat Codes you can unlock is based on your progress in the game.

At certain junctures throughout the game, you will need to purchase newspapers in Red Dead Redemption 2. They aren’t too expensive, so don’t hesitate when you see them. If you have already finished the game, then money shouldn’t be an issue; buy every newspaper that comes your way. Once you have got the newspaper, follow the below-mentioned step:

  • Open the satchel and Select Newspaper
  • Turn the newspaper over and look at the bottom.
  • The phrase at the newspaper bottom is a cheat code.

How to Use Cheat Codes in Red Dead Redemption 2

Follow the below-mentioned step to use the Cheat Codes in Red Dead Redemption 2:

  • Pause the Game and Go into the Main Menu.
  • Open the Setting Tab.
  • At The Bottom Right Corner, You will See the “Cheats” section.
  • Either Press the “Y” or “△” Button to Open the Cheats Tab.
  • Again, Press the “Y” or “△” Button To Open the Text Box Where You Can Type Cheats.
  • After Entering the Cheat Code, Tap to Enable the Cheat Code.

Note: Cheat Codes will not allow you to save the game or earn Trophies/Achievements. Therefore manually save the game.

All Cheat Codes in Red Dead Redemption 2

NoCheat CodePrerequisitesCheat Code Impact
1“Greed is now a virtue”NoAdd $500
2“A simple life, a beautiful death”NoBasic weapons
3“Keep your dreams light”NoCreate Buggy
4“Run! Run! Run!”NoCreate race horse
5“You want something new”NoCreate Random Horse
6“The best of the old ways”NoCreate Stagecoach
7“You want more than you have”NoCreate Superior Horse
8“Keep your dreams simple”NoCreate Wagon
9“You revel in your disgrace, I see”NoDecrease Honor
10“You want freedom”NoDecrease Wanted Level
11“A fool on command”NoForces you to become drunk
12“History is written by Fools”NoGunslinger Weapons
13“Seek all the bounty of this place”NoIncrease HealthStamina Dead Eye levels
14“My kingdom is a horse”NoIncrease Horse Bonding
15“You want punishment”NoIncrease Wanted Level
16“Better than my dog”NoIncrease Whistle Range for Horse
17“Be Greedy only for Foresight”NoInfinite Dead Eye
18“Eat of Knowledge”NoLearn All Recipes
19“Vanity. All is vanity”NoOwn all Outfits
20“Balance. All is balance”NoReset Honor
21“You flourish before you die”NoSet Health, Stamina and Dead Eye Bars to Full
22Guide me BetterNoSet Dead Eye to level 1
23“Make me Better”NoSet Dead Eye to level 2
24“I shall be better”NoSet Dead Eye to level 3
25“I still seek more”NoSet Dead Eye to level 4
26“I seek and I find”NoSet Dead Eye to level 5
27“Death is silence”NoStealth weapons
28“Share”NoPurchase all Camp upgrades
29“You want everyone to go away”NoClear all Bounties and Lockdown Areas
30Abundance is the dullest desireGet Newspaper Saint Denis 43o r Hanover 27 to acquire in Chapter 2.
Infinite Ammo
31Greed is American VirtueComplete “Magicians for Sport ” and Get Newspaper Saint Denis 46 to acquire in Chapter 3.Heavy Ammo
32You long for sight and see nothingComplete “Magicians for Sport” and Get Newspaper Saint Denis 47 to acquire in Chapter 3.Remove Fog of War from the map
33Virtue unearned is not virtueComplete Chapter 4 “Urban Pleasures” mission and get Newspaper Saint Denis Times 48.
Increase Honor
34The lucky be strong evermoreComplete Chapter 5 and Get Newspaper Saint Denis Times 49.Infinite Stamina
35You seek more than the world offers
Complete Chapter 6 “The King’s Son” mission and get Newspaper Saint Denis Times 52.
Fortify HealthStamina Dead Eye
36You are a beast built for warComplete the Epilogue and Get Newspaper Saint Denis Times 53.
Create War Horse
37Would you be happier as a clown?Complete the Epilogue and Get Newspaper Saint Denis Times 54.Create Circus Wagon

That’s everything you need to know about using and finding cheats in Red Dead Redemption 2. Need more help? Here are more Red Dead Redemption 2 guides you may find helpful:

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