Apr 20, 2020 #62 DukeBobby said: RDR2 has its … I ended Arthur's story with high honor. RJX74 556 Posted March 25, 2019. 1 Link to post Share on other sites . Everything that held it together. Credit for Rockstar to go from RDR1 to RDR2 in one generation. Better than RDR2? Is technically the better game far more things to do. The difference is that you do more than horse riding, DS? I feel RDR2 just strengthens John's redemption story that much more. Both games have pros and cons when it comes to story in my opinion, but the first game's is more touching. NPC behaviour, take a look at shopkeepers and what they do at night in RDR2 or just during the day in general; always stay in the store whereas in RDR1 they actually go outside. Well, I don’t know that I agree that 1 is better, but yeah, I agree with you that Arthur is a plot device to tell the story of the gang’s downfall and John’s escape, setting up the first game. But characterization in RDR2 puts RDR1 to shame. Revolvers do appropriate damage26. I didn't have any such issue with any of the songs in RDR2 - though I like some better than others, I really like them all. There's a certain magic to it that I honestly can't explain. I prefer the first one in all honesty think its because i played it when i was younger maybe, thoughts? Deleted member 10847 User requested account closure. Call me crazy, but I personally think 1 has a better story than 2, even though the latter has way more character developments, lore, and details. GTAV and RDR2 may be the best open world eye candy but as far as fun gameplay goes San Andreas and RDR1 were both better IMO. RDR1 was much better than RDR2. Marston has a line for every single action such as: Looting, Fighting, getting shot, running out of ammo etc.31. Though I guess it worked well enough for RDR1’s online component. But if you liked RDR2 Kingdom Come Deliverance is a gem you might be into. I'm just sad that RDR2's events aren't brought up because of the obvious fact that it didn't exist yet. Is technically the better game far more things to do. May 22, 2018 2,630 5,848 480. I really can’t get over how fantastic this game is. I loved the game, but upon multiple play throughs I've seen that it has a lot of pit falls in terms of interesting content. RJX74 556 Posted March 25, 2019. Oct 25, 2017 3,741. i finished 1 recently and i can say that 1 was the better game in almost all aspects.the pacing was ten times better than rdr2, the gameplay wasn't a total slog and the side characters were way more interesting than what i encountered in rdr2.undead nightmare was pretty fun too. Arthur's redemption is up to the player. I thinks thats why I enjoyed the epilogue so much. Ability to surrender mid fight with the law, unlike that short amount of time you have to surrender in RDR2. Oct 25, 2017 3,741. OrfeasD 57 minutes ago #44. Windu. User Info: DRzCalderon. Member. I feel like some missions are just thrown in there to lengthen the game. The White Arabian has slightly worse health and stamina than the other two Arabian types, 5 for both stats, and it costs only slightly less than the Rose Grey Bay, $1,200. (edited 1 hour ago) User Info: OrfeasD. In rdr2 you shoot a guy 5 times and he shrugs it off. Saloon brawls dont give you wanted level29. RDR1 having much better gunplay, important features like infinite bounty missions, NPC's reacting rude or kindly at Marston or getting different random events depending of his honor and other cool stuff like cheating at poker, drunk ragdoll physics or shove animations made RDR1 for me more fun than RDR2. The only thing better in RDR2 is the tech and story, that's about it. I might go back and beat rdr2 when it drops in price. A lot of the smaller side narratives in W3 also have better story telling than RDR2 but on a much smaller scale. I've been playing it … I say that as someone who only played the original for the first time ~8 months before the sequel released. one of my favorite comments that reyes says to john while riding to a mission is: american is a land of immigrants that hates foreigners. DRzCalderon 1 year ago #1 It’s unfortunate that Rockstar could not replicate the same Euphoria engine they had in RDR1 for RDR2. I mean, looking at rdr2 from the perspective of a third playthrough, I am starting to see Arthur as a plot device to tell the story of the gang and its members, as opposed to telling a story about Arthur himself. if i did buy it, i probably wouldnt play beyond chapter 3, just ride around and enjoy the open world for 20 hours and sell the game lol. OrfeasD 57 minutes ago #44. … RDR2 is a visually fantastic game that has lost a bit of the charm and innocence that RDR1 had (remember the herding cattle etc) and it has lost the sting from its storytelling department. Everything will be fire. I had more fun with rdr1 though. I was pretty emotionally affected, but if by ‘emotional' you mean ‘did you cry' then the answer is no. Top 10 Reasons Red Dead Redemption 1 was better than Red Dead Redemption 2! ElephantShell 10,000,000. lazygurl 2 years ago #1. Mafia 1 was real mature sandbox/linear crime drama set in city. I had more fun with rdr1 though. Still deciding, though I said RDR2 on the poll. >> I think you must have started the journey with rdr to fully appreciate it. lol. The Red Dead Redemption One Sound Files mod enables you to pipe in the soundtrack from RDR1. User Info: lazygurl. A subreddit for Rockstar's critically acclaimed open-world Western game Red Dead Redemption, its prequel Red Dead Redemption 2, and its online multiplayer Red Dead Online. User Info: Pulp. The ten-year time jump backward from RDR1 to RDR2 introduces us to a very young Jack, who’s only a child being raised by the Van der Linde Gang at the time. Sign In Both games have pros and cons when it comes to story in my opinion, but the first game's is more touching. I mean you arent really even in the west in rdr2. IMO dialogues in RDR1 are more meaningful. Windu. What do you think? 1 Link to post Share on other sites. Hearts of Stone on its own is better than RDR2 and W3's main plot combined and Blood and Wine isn't far behind. I love Arthur and all, he's great, but hes missing something, Story wise in my opinion rdr1 has a better story than rdr2. I love height in maps and being up in the mountains or being at the bottom of a mountain and looking up is impressive. Banned. User Info: … Still 10/10 for me though. RDR2 is an amazingly well made game I just lost Interest doing things in it whereas rdr1 I beat fully and still played that game for months on end. plus the entire opening sequence of rdr makes no sense to me. Koles. Because I know I did, and I can say with certainty it's a better game than the first Redemption. Had each state be the size of lets say gta 5 San Andreas maybe there would have been some room for smoother landscape transitions. 9 Link to post Share on other sites. Apr 20, 2020 #29 Red Dead. I personally think it has to do with the camps. Tough. Almost cry. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Doesn't have mix and match customisation, but has a fun unlocking mechanic and outfits actually give bonuses while overall looking better than what you could mix and match in RDR2. Overall, in my opinion, RDR2 is better than RDR due to its level of detail, and because of the atmosphere of the game world. Cutter De Blanc. 23. What many people loved about RDR , the story and characters, practically was forgotten in RDR2. i7 4790k@4.6GHz | EVGA 1080 FTW | 16GB RAM | 1440p@144hz - GLORIOUS PC MASTER RACE! Oct 27, 2017 1,343. Like RDR2 provides the motivation for the events of RDR1, and so it lets you reflect and appreciate RDR1 more when you think back on it. When I played through the game for the first time (rdr2) I loved every second of it. Personally, I disliked Witcher 3 and Cyberpunk is already outstaying its welcome. a lot of the npcs you interact with in rdr just feel shallow and fake to me. rockabilly_man 2 years ago #2. Nostalgia, RDR1 is great for its time. Member. Partly because the voice actress and partly because how they wrote her character. It's got all the variety in a map to keep me entertained. Member. Less annoying witness system, overall it's better in RDR2, but I don't remember being wanted in RDR1 for "breaking the peace" or "unarmed assault" which is kinda annoying as it makes messing around in towns less fun. Though if we're only talking about main plots of the main games then RDR2 - W3's … Aside from that I just feel that focusing on John alone made for a much more interesting story. Bought a used playstation 3 solely to enjoy rdr after rdr2. DukeBobby. So, no, not pulling s*** out of my "butt," as you suspect. In many was it is. Almost cry . The guns are just better. Apr 20, 2020 #61 RDR2 has its issues, particularly with the mission design, but it doesn't actively insult your intelligence like Death Stranding's story and terrible dialogue do. More interiors and actual freedom in them, like drawing your guns without having to aim at shopkeeper or forced slow walk. But this is coming from someone who played RDR1 first and was pretty invested in John from the start of the second game. Still deciding, though I said RDR2 on the poll. Naturally, they have to leave him a bit ambiguous so the story works with whatever you choose. But now on my third playthrough there are clear slow downs and chapters that feel completely unnecessary and take away from the story (Like when u go to that island - forget the name lol). Yeah, i agree. You're more invested in RDR1 because its been apart of your life for 10 years whereas RDR2 hasn't even been a year. But I've always thought John was the better protagonist. it's like the least heroic thing i've ever seen a game protagonist ever do. Not complaining. Dec 25, 2019 1,640. Dead bodies don't take the same boring pose so you can loot them more easily.30. I did not cry when Arthur died. User Info: rockabilly_man. EVERY single one35. RDR2 improves in technical factors such as graphics, but it misses subjects that made RDR1 great. Member. 1 Link to post Share on other sites. Yeah in RDR2 the story isn't centered all around the protagonist. Apr 20, 2020 #61 RDR2 has its issues, particularly with the mission design, but it doesn't actively insult your intelligence like Death Stranding's story and terrible dialogue do. yeah thats the vibe i get. Though he isn’t actually present for as much of RDR1, John talks about him frequently, and … On the whole I'd say RDR is better than RDR2. Something rdr 1 did not have too much problem with cos 2/3 of the map was a desert but this was a result of the map size. First, I might not be all that accurate, because I didn’t play all of the games you mention. But it is quite flat not very deep. #6. Yeah, in no way am I saying Arthur is a bad character. take me somewhere nice. It’s unfortunate that Rockstar could not replicate the same Euphoria engine they had in RDR1 for RDR2. Its more of a nostalgia thing at that point in my opinion. Aside from maybe the herding missions early on, rdr1 for me just has way more enjoyable missions (the bonnie hanging??!!?). No shaking reticule in free aim, which allows you to be more precise in Free Aim mode. - Elaboration of … Oct 27, 2017 20,399. Ability to surrender mid fight with the law, unlike that … Rdr2 does a lot of things better. In RDR2 everything feels more close together for some reason. Pacing in RDR2 is way better. RDR1 Music . Reshade . Want To Become A Member Of The TagBackTV Community? Aside from the fact that RDR2 is objectively better in different aspects like gameplay, graphics, controls, customisations etc, what are your guys thoughts subjectively? Member. RDR2 has better graphics, better writing, more variety, a more detailed world, better combat design but despite all that I think I still preferred RDR for whatever reason. RDR2 is literally on-rail in terms of its mission design, the gameplay loop is bland and the control is garbage. Red dead Redemption was a good game and still largely holds up. RDR2 was okay but not GOTY — RDR1 wasn’t either but it was definitely up there and a better game. I mean don’t get me wrong, RDR2 is more detail and more violent but sometimes I feel like there is no … The storyline of RDR1 was amazing, especially without the knowledge of RDR2's story.. that's what made RDR2, to me anyways, much better because you get a little more background story on John's background. Nov 14, … United We Stand; Together, We Fall; Members; Joined: 10/25/2007; 556 Share; Posted March 25, 2019 (edited) RDR1 for me. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Jan 14, 2019 #41 It is … I just bought rdr1 game of the year edition from ebay for like 10 bucks after pulling my old ps3 out of storage. If it does, then RDR2 becomes my favourite game, RDR1 my second, and MGS1 my third. Click Here! Personally I just feel as a whole rdr1 has some more memorable missions and characters, and solely focusing on John made him that much more of an interesting character. they have more impact. … And im not really sure what u mean by 'Arthur is an open world". Outfits system. if i did buy it, i probably wouldnt play beyond chapter 3, just ride around and enjoy the open world for 20 hours and sell the game lol. Install Music from RDR1: Want to feel a bit nostalgic? Nov 27, 2019 @ 10:57pm From what I heard, there were rumors that rdr1 code was so janky that it was down impossible to port it. Getting Drunk is insanely fun28. RDR2 is so tedious and often boring to play that it is a huge letdown. Red Dead 1 feels far less dated than RDR2 imo. with Rockstar Games, i just dont care about the story. Kaunik. Narrative and map is a clearer win for RDR to me but the protagonist is a closer call in my eyes, though I think Marston edges it in my mind. Apr 20, 2020 #62 DukeBobby said: RDR2 has its … Other studios take note and spend a little longer on your games and you might get a little bit closer to that! The epilogue was a complete waste of … There are aspects from rdr1 I think should have returned in rdr2 and could be added in future DLC or updates (more duels, higher payment for bounties, nightwatch, horsebreaking jobs, buffalo rifle, Mexico, outfits with chalenges for unlocking and benfits for wearing them, bounties that pay more if they are alive, trains in blackwater/manzanita, thieves' landing, rathskeller fork, plainview, days of the week, previous bounties escaping from jail, gang/law enfocement outfits, liar's dice, horseshoes, online mode without micro-transactions, singleplayer DLC, baits apearing on your minimap, player not being a tank man that can take 300 bullets, riding random animals (just for fun as they were quite unbalanced), safehouses, snowy tall trees (maybe just in the fall and winter in rdo), high stakes gambling) and there are aspects from rdr2 that could be in a future rdr1 remake (more NPC interactions, better duels, unique bounties and random events, taking the bounties' body to the sheriff if they are dead, NPCs that are not just 30 models repeating troughout the world, more detailed schedules for NPCs, fences, trappers, butchers, stables, public hangings, pelt system, more detailed horses, subtitles, translation to languages that are not just spanish and french, ranch jobs, tracking animals, temperature system, weight system, growing your magnificent beird, cores, player stamina, more shows in theaters, mixing clothing to make your own outfit, amulets and trinkets, bow, getting dirty, the world changing between the main story and the epilogue, snowy christmas, realistic damage to the environment, inasane graphics), More posts from the reddeadredemption community. Avenger. Cookies help us deliver our Services. Spoiler: RDR2 Endgame/epilogue. Member. Just hopped on the good old rdr1 today and was amazed at how much better it is in some aspects than rdr2. saying that's what they expected. User Info: Sens-Hangar_18. Apr 20, 2020 #29 Red Dead. There are so many beautiful vistas. Because I know I did, and I can say with certainty it's a better game than the first Redemption. I actually think they did better with the world building of RDR1 and the story doesn't feel nearly as rushed. It's more immersive and allows a lot of well-written, round characters. Congratulations to all the winners! RDR1 was also better than GTA so i assume RDR2 is also better than any GTA too mainly for western setting. Want To Become A Member Of The TagBackTV Community? Cutter De Blanc 15,070 Posted January 8, 2019. > Ok, guys, by facts, I DO NOT mean Metacritic scores. But I did enjoy RDR1 more and found it's story and mission design better and … Better than RDR2? RDR1 seemed to have much more "just go have some fun" moments in it than 2 does. "Can GTA6 be better than RDR2" The answer should obviously be yes. Something about John's story is just way more interesting for me than Arthurs. From dusty desert to lush green meadows and snow. But if you liked RDR2 Kingdom Come Deliverance is a gem you might be into. Rdr2 does a lot of things better. I think it might be nostalgia but I liked the story of RDR1 more aswell. The landscape in RDR1 really seems to flow together nicely whereas in RDR2 there are fairly drastic changes in landscape in certain places. Jul 23, 2020 #3 Nah. Mostly preference, but shooting/aiming animations were better in RDR1. John is in an open world too, and lets be honest, the choices in rdr2 had little to no impact, aside from the last one where u can choose to go back and fight Micah or run with John. If I was to point out things that make RDR2 better for me specifically, it would be: - Huge and more diverse map. Overall, in my opinion, RDR2 is better than RDR due to its level of detail, and because of the atmosphere of the game world. RDR1 was much better than RDR2. Cutter De Blanc. New Austin, West Elizabeth, and Mexico had their own unique themes. IMO rdr2 is a much more layered and multidimensional game than rdr1 and although my addictive/compulsiveness is fighting how much more of an odyssey it is to get through this, i am savoring it. I don't find Jack so annoying … It's also not just for the Xbox 360. Dever. Pretty amazing that Rockstar could create such a compelling character in Arthur under those circumstances, isn’t it, though? In fact, it kind of makes RDR1 seem better, because it gives emotional grounding for the stuff that happens in RDR1. In my opinion I think that RDR2 and GTA6 will be marginally different in terms of their actual direction so I think it's unfair to compare them unless you're going solely off the basis that they're open world games but it's inevitable that people will discuss if one is better than the other so whatever. Apr 20, 2020 #30 You can play and fully appreciate RDR2 without having played the first one with no issues at all. I think we both went into RDR2 expecting RDR1, but better. I liked the main game more most of the time. played rdr2 before i did rdr1. I liked RDR1 more than rdr2 and I didn't finish deathstranding, so I don't know if it gets any better. RDR1's Physics in gunplay is better than RDR2. Could have just been the headspace I was in at the time but RDR was such a cozy experience for me and by the end of RDR2 I was kinda just going through the motions to finish it. Ive always thought this about rdr 2 map. Its fantastic. I think we both went into RDR2 expecting RDR1, but better. I also like Abigail way way better than I did in RDR1. The scores from RDR1 are arguably even better than RDR2's. This differs for me in rdr1 where I just felt that every mission was either giving u a real insight into John's past that we didnt really know at the time, building a relationship with another interesting and unique character etc. DRzCalderon 2 years ago #1. TRUMP IS THE GREATEST PRESIDENT! Lasso freedom. John had his family at stake so he couldnt exactly be going around having fun moments with Lenny. It allows me to be a bastard in the game, whereas with RDR1 it didn't feel right as John had got out of that life. For the most part, Arthur's reactions to and interactions with NPCs are just better than John's. Sens-Hangar_18 2 years ago #3. If you had played RDR1 first, it'll be different.. rockabilly_man 2 years ago #2. There seems to be this lack of fluidity and consistent reaction from enemies when shooting them in RDR2. Would've been nice for John to talk more about the men and women he called family for years. RDR2 does this just right. Its fantastic. Sub Boss. Dont get me wrong, Im not one of those guys who "couldnt play red dead 2 because its too slow". I think rdr1 had characters that were just as well written, New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, More posts from the reddeadredemption community. Existing user? RDR1 was also better than GTA so i assume RDR2 is also better than any GTA too mainly for western setting. 90% of rdr2 players play with fully malnourished arthur/john34. So, no, not pulling s*** out of my "butt," as you suspect. Still a beautiful game that I struggle to articulate any … By todays standard RDR2 is definitely the better game from a technical and gameplay perspective. GTAV and RDR2 may be the best open world eye candy but as far as fun gameplay goes San Andreas and RDR1 were both better IMO. Dead eye is easier to use32. There's a certain magic to it that I honestly can't explain. And i feel because of this, John is just so much more of a compelling character, and now having his backstory in rdr2, and showing how he grew to become a family man, it makes him that much more interesting. I just bought rdr1 game of the year edition from ebay for like 10 bucks after pulling my old ps3 out of storage. my subreddits. ElephantShell 10,000,000. You set up a camp but really aren't that far away from the last camp which weirdly makes the game feel more like a game? Never finished it. More activities, such as horseshoes, nightwatch or Liar's Dice. That said, I highly appreciate 2 over 1, but many years have passed since 1 so my memory is fuzzy on it. I never played RDR1 either, but I liked the story (RDR2) better than Death Stranding. Apr 20, 2020 #30 You can play and fully appreciate RDR2 without having played the first one with no issues at all. Van Bur3n. … Arthur WAS the gang. you have a limit to how many tonics you can carry. Other than story, RDR2 wins in everything else of course. Member. Oct 25, 2017 6,544. Loved RDR but RDR2 is better in every aspect. Yeah, Like i've said. 9 Link to post Share on other sites. Try to lasso an alligator in RDR2 and you'll see what I mean. Most of the tie-ins are callbacks and … Those differences include (not an exhaustive list, and in no particular order):-The Pacific Union RR Camp does not exist there are aspects of combat and hunting i like more in rdr, as well as the spaghetti western feel, but from a story standpoint rdr2 just feels realer to me. Im sure nostalgia has something to do with it but still, I just prefer John much more than I do Arthur. I stayed for the story and I liked the epilogue as a whole but it wasn’t better than the main game for me. Looks like you're using new Reddit on an old browser. Mostly preference, but RDR1 has a much better protagonist. All three Arabians are available only at the Saint Denis stables during the main story and in the New Austin stables during … Faster horses24. DukeBobby. Rdr1 the guns just feel like they hit harder and are insanely satisfying. ReShade: If … Oct 25, 2017 9,143. Dever. I had recently played rdr2's story and started it again recently, and already feel that something is missing. A subreddit for Rockstar's critically acclaimed open-world Western game Red Dead Redemption, its prequel Red Dead Redemption 2, and its online multiplayer Red Dead Online. Random Encounters, they are infinite, unlike the second game where they just stop. And I'm basing the "GTA, but horses" theory on seeing people on the RDR2 board, on reddit, etc. john just rides up, starts talking, and then gets shot full of holes without even drawing his gun. RDR1's Physics in gunplay is better than RDR2. I never played RDR1 either, but I liked the story (RDR2) better than Death Stranding. Taken as a whole, the games are John’s story. Sign In . Member. Playing as an Animal: The Model Swap mod allows Arthur to play as any animal and a variety of NPCs in the RDR2 world. saying that's what they expected. There's some characters who are introduced into RDR2 as minor characters but they are major characters in RDR1, and so following their story in RDR2 is interesting because you know where they end up for RDR1. Oct 25, 2017 6,544. seems like they love … I mean I didnt even realise Saadie was the girl u saved at the beginning because if u forget her name at the start she ends up as a completely different character. RDR2 was too redundant, the controls leave much to be desired, and the plot gets pretty stale by the end. Great looking game but the game play is very shallow for something so detailed. I'm leaning towards RDR2 on a technical level, plus I like the whole gang aspect of it. Hated playing as him before but knowing what he's through and the life he lived and the people that did their best to give him a good life. I would say that subjectively, read dead redemption 1 is easier to play for long periods of time because it doesn't have some of the tedious bits like eating, hunting, feeding your horse, etc. I think both stories are equally good but the ending in the first game made me cry. As for the graphics, gameplay, etc... Of course they're all improvements, it was created almost 10 years ago haha. In my opinion I think that RDR2 and GTA6 will be marginally different in terms of their actual direction so I think it's unfair to compare them unless you're going solely off the basis that they're open world games but it's inevitable that people will discuss if one is better than the other so whatever. I have to assume that once RDR2 Online launches that this area will start to become more populated. The sudden changes from bayou to forest to plains to snow is too drastic for me. The site may not work properly if you don't, If you do not update your browser, we suggest you visit, Press J to jump to the feed. Hearts of Stone on its own is better than RDR2 and W3's main plot combined and Blood and Wine isn't far behind. I liked RDR1 more than rdr2 and I didn't finish deathstranding, so I don't know if it gets any better. Also, the story in RDR2 really just pushes you to stay in the story and not go off and play. I couldn't believe how archaic RDR2 felt in comparison. I didn't have any such issue with any of the songs in RDR2 - though I like some better than others, I really like them all. Banned. that line has stuck in my mind for a decade. Overall, New Austin in RDR2 feels like it fits better in 1899 than 1907. Not having to manage your weight. Flashpoints in games should really pop profoundly with the player and should do so organically. Reactions: MrS. S. Sleepwalker Member. RDR2 is so tedious and often boring to play that it is a huge letdown. I dont want to start any arguments, but im just genuinely interested and hopeful that others feel the same way, and that im not just crazy in thinking the first game is better. I would say go with that, it really is a landmark … Chapter 1 is analogous to bonnies farm in rdr1 in the way that it feels like a tutorial. I just honestly feel that as a whole rdr1 was better. The comparison is mind blowing. I teared up when he was petting his horse as it died. Originally Answered: Is there anything in Red Dead Redemption that is still better than its sequel? RDR2 is a visually fantastic game that has lost a bit of the charm and innocence that RDR1 had (remember the herding cattle etc) and it has lost the sting from its storytelling department. IT'S TIME FOR THE LANCE VANCE DANCE! Story; Games I enjoy the most, tend to be immersive story games. If you're going to … Jan 8, 2012 1,166 1,574 810 Canada. Every RDR1 npc has a name. Everything will be fire. A lot of the smaller side narratives in W3 also have better story telling than RDR2 but on a much smaller scale. By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. Top 10 Reasons Red Dead Redemption 1 was better than Red Dead Redemption 2! And I mean, those who did play rdr1 meant that the ending of rdr2 was very very predictable and maybe even unsatisfying depending on who you ask i suppose.... Plus, I felt like there were way too many characters shoved in your face at once in rdr2, that i had a really hard time knowing who the hell everyone was talking about during the game (aside from the guys in the first game). Though I guess it worked well enough for RDR1’s online component. I liked the ambience better in the first game. PlanetSmasher. Reactions: CatLady and MrS. Phunkydiabetic Member. "Can GTA6 be better than RDR2" The answer should obviously be yes. RDR1 vs RDR2: Better story? RDR1 has far better gameplay, mission design and player agency. It's also not just for the Xbox 360. Also no bloated Mexico section in 2. Photo: NexusMods . Infinite duels. yeah thats the vibe i get. So I’m just going to use my general knowledge about those. Much better On-line mode that didn't DownGrade story and had microtransactions. What do you think? If it does, then RDR2 becomes my favourite game, RDR1 my second, and MGS1 my third. Only applies to patched RDR2 game: Proper EndGame/Epilogue, no visual DownGrades and missing textures. Tough. General; Members; Joined: 11/15/2005; 17,033 Share; Posted November 24, 2018. RJX74. This is the reason why I like RDR1 so much. If it does, then RDR2 becomes my favourite game, RDR1 my second, and MGS1 third. Can play and fully appreciate RDR2 without having played the first one with no issues at all this area start. Off and play from bayou to forest to plains to snow is too for! 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