There are 33 Red Dead Redemption 2 Cheats. This page contains all cheat codes for Red Dead Redemption 2 and how to unlock and activate them. Most Cheats require you to purchase Newspapers from Newspaper Vendors. More of these unlock as you progress in the story.
The Newspaper Sellers are found in: Valentine, Strawberry, Rhodes, Blackwater, Annesburg. Each region has its own series of newspapers so be sure to buy them all.
How to unlock cheat codes?
Red Dead Redemption 2 cheat codes are mainly found in newspapers. You can buy these for a small amount of money from retailers – pay attention to the number, volume and vintage of the newspaper. Some of the codes are in exact numbers, so you won’t find them elsewhere.
You can also find cheat codes in other items available in the game. Collect all possible items and look at them carefully in search of hidden codes.
Only when you enter the code will it be saved in the list of codes available in the game.
How to use cheat codes?
Once you have found the code, you must enter the game settings. There, using the appropriate button (triangle for PS4), enter the code list. Enter the cheat you have found. Remember that you can’t make any typos. However, the letter size does not matter here.
- PS4: Press Options-Button to open Pause Menu – Settings – Press Triangle to open Cheats List – Press Triangle to Enter Cheat Code
- Xbox One: Press Menu-Button to open Pause Menu – Settings – Press Y to open Cheats List – Press Y to Enter Cheat Code
Remember that most of the codes will not work if you haven’t bought or found the item in which they are stored.
How cheats affect the game?
If you decide to use a cheat in Red Dead Redemption 2 you won’t be able to save the game or unlock any achievements. You have to deactivate the used cheat code in order to be able to use these features again.
Cheat codes list
Cheat Code: Keep your dreams simple
Name: Create Wagon
Description: Spawns a Wagon with one horse
Cheat Code: You flourish before you die
Name: Set Health, Stamina, and Dead Eye Bars to Full
Description: Refills all bars for health, stamina, and deadeye
Cheat Code: I shall be better
Name: Set Dead Eye Level (3)
Description: Allows you to set your level of Deadeye skill to Rank 3 (You can remain in deadeye after firing your weapon)
Cheat Code: I seek and I find
Name: Set Dead Eye Level (5)
Description: Allows you to set your level of Deadeye skill to Rank 5 (You can remain in deadeye after firing your weapon)
Cheat Code: Better than my dog
Name: Increase Horse Whistle Range
Description: You can call your horse from any distance
Cheat Code: Run! Run! Run!
Name: Create Race Horse
Description: Spawns a Race Horse
Cheat Code: A fool on command
Description: Instantly makes you drunk
Cheat Code: Abundance is the dullest desire
Requirement: Newspaper “New Hanover Gazette No. 27” (bought from Newspaper merchant in New Hanover Region)
Name: Infinite Ammo
Description: Grants infinite ammo supply
Cheat Code: Greed is American Virtue
Name: Heavy Weapons
Description: Adds Pump-Action Shotgun, Bolt Action Rifle, Mauser Pistol, and Semi-Automatic Pistol weapons to your inventory
Cheat Code: You Long for Sight but See Nothing
Name: Fog of War
Description: Reveals Entire Map
Cheat Code: You Seek More Than The World Offers
Name: Fortify Health, Stamina and Dead Eye Bars
Description: Refill and Fortify all of your bars
Cheat Code: You are a beast built for war
Name: Create War Horse
Description: Spawns a War Horse
Cheat Code: Virtue Unearned is not virtue
Name: High Honor
Description: Raises Honor Rating
Cheat Code: Would you be happier as a clown?
Name: Create Circus Wagon
Description: Spawns a Circus Wagon