Fans are reporting that a new Red Dead Redemption 2 update has been released today on the PC platform.
Weighing in at around 3GB, the new download went live a few hours ago without detailed patch notes.
Rockstar Games has given short advice on what they’re hoping to improve for Red Dead 2 fans on PC.
Much of the launch issues are tied to problems with Graphics Drivers but there’s plenty to get fixed in the coming weeks.
The latest news from Rockstar Games explains: “We’re aware of ongoing issues preventing some people from playing RDR2 on PC and are actively working to resolve them.
Adding: “We have made updates to Red Dead Redemption 2 and the Rockstar Games Launcher. Please restart the Rockstar Games Launcher and RDR2 to apply the updates.
And as mentioned above, we do have very brief patch notes from Rockstar Games, covering what has changed.
RED DEAD REDEMPTION 2 PC PATCH NOTES FOR NOVEMBER 6
Improvements to address issues that resulted in Red Dead Redemption 2 crashing due to Anti-Virus software.
Improvements to address issues that resulted in the Rockstar Games Launcher returning the error “The Rockstar Games Launcher exited unexpectedly” when launching Red Dead Redemption 2
This is all we know has changed with today’s Red Dead Redemption 2 PC update.
And there is still plenty of fixes needed to help bring Red Dead 2 up to the right level of gameplay experience for fans to full enjoy the Wild West adventure.
Not only are gamers have issues just getting the game to run through the Rockstar Launcher, but further issues are also encountered when trying to play the game.
When the game exits unexpectedly RDR2 players have been greeted with the error message “Red Dead Redemption 2 Exited Unexpectedly”.
The main advice Rockstar Games has given Red Dead Redemption 2 players is to update their graphics drivers.
Rockstar Advice – The most common cause of this error is out of date graphics drivers.
- Update your graphics drivers.
- NVIDIA owners should update their graphics driver version to 441.12 or above in the GeForce Experience app, or manually using this link: http://www.nvidia.com/Download/index.aspx.
- AMD owners should update their graphics driver version to 19.11.1 or above in the Radeon Software app, or manually using this link: http://support.amd.com/en-us/download/.
- Run RDR2.exe as an administrator.
But other issues continue to affect areas of gameplay for many fans, including problems with FPS drops while riding around the map.
Red Dead Redemption 2 on PC launched earlier this week but will not be available to buy from the Steam platforms until December 2019.