However my next goal is to upgrade my handgun slot and since guns are very expensive, your investment choice has to be thoughtful. While the Volcanic Pistol is fourth on our list (out of four) that doesn’t mean it’s a bad gun. The tomahawk inflicts considerable damage for a melee weapon. Coming in hot in second place, the Schofield Revolver features incredible range and accuracy. In Online, the Schofield Revolver can be purchased at any gunsmith after reaching Rank 9. You can also buy it at any gunsmith. The Schofield Revolver can be purchased at all gunsmiths after you have completed mission "Blessed are the Meek?". 1. If you are good with headshots. However, their lack of accuracy makes them ineffective weapons. 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. Ammo types include regular buckshots, slogs, explosive slugs, and incendiary buckshots. The double-barreled shotgun is potentially able to inflict great damage at close range, but the accuracy is so poor that you would be lucky to hit a barn door from one meter away. No one expects a single handed weapon to be a Sawed Off rn. 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The Rolling Block Rifle falls short of expectations in key areas of performance -- besides damage and range -- which are crucial for assessing the effectiveness of a long range weapon, such as accuracy, firing rate, and reload speed. We also included weapons that are weak in stats that are relevant for assessing how lethal they are as weapons, because, in most cases, you want to dispatch adversaries as quickly and as efficiently as possible. In Red Dead Redemption 2, fists are classified as weapons and can be used for close-quarters combat. Online. It is the best sidearm you can get in Red Dead Redemption 2 that offers an optimal combination of high damage and accuracy. Edited ... never used it in rdr1 and rdr2 sp and i wont be using it now. RANKING EVERY REVOLVER From WORST To BEST in Red Dead Online (RDR2 Best Weapons) SUBSCRIBE and DROP A LIKE! All Revolver List; About Revolvers in RDR2 … There is a good reason why the Schofield Revolver is the most popular of the three available to players. Cattleman and Double-Action Revolver lack precision and range to compete with Repeaters and are dominated by shotguns up close. They also have lower damage power than long-range weapons, such as the Carcano Rifle and the Rolling Block Rifle. When playing online, I used the Hi-power pistol. Needless to say, the Varmint Rifle is not a combat weapon. The Volcanic pistol is the best sidearm in Red Dead Redemption 2 for inflicting maximum damage at close range. The Cattleman Revolver is available to players from the start of Red Dead Redemption 2. They can be crafted using animal fat and moonshine. The optimal combination of fire rate and reload speed with an ammo capacity of five rounds makes it ideal for long range engagements involving multiple targets. Its longer, sturdier, stronger, and sharper blade does greater damage and has better reach. If you are unable to get a head shot, you will often need multiple shots to take down an enemy. The raw, brutal, and devastatingly explosive power of the Volcanic Pistol, comparable to the power of the best repeating rifles, makes it a perfect sidearm to compliment your Schofield Revolver. Other standard weapons are listed as worthless because they are much weaker than others. The bow is a way better alternative to throwing knives and poison throwing knives in Red Dead Redemption 2. You can get a second one at $84 for dual-wielding. Available at Rank 1 2. How to Acquire: You can find Otis Miller’s Revolver hidden in a chest in the Northern part of Cholla Springs. You need a gun that will end somebody no matter where you hit them , to deal with griefers properly, and to make decent money in showdowns. Which of the mentioned combination would you call the best? BLOG. Schofield has a pearl handle, Vocanic has ebony. I never use it because pistols are next to useless when you’re fighting people with repeaters and shotguns, which is everyone. The Lancaster Repeater is one of three repeaters available in Read Dead Redemption 2. The reason for a revolver/pistol loadout is for better ammo efficiency. Many players have expressed disappointment about Red Dead Redemption 2's Molotov cocktails or fire bottles due to their low damage, limited range, and unreliable accuracy. However, given the limited range and power of Poison Throwing Knives, players might as well invest the effort put into finding eagle feathers or Oleander Sage into crafting more effective weapons. Each weapon features details, acquisition method, ammunition types, images and more. You can obtain this trusty, no-nonsense weapon from all fences for only $10 after you complete the mission "Dear Uncle Tacitus". When next you find yourself in a close-quarters fight where brutal and savage hacking power is what you need, don’t hesitate to put aside you hunting knife and unsheathe your machete. Each weapon serves a purpose and comes in … You can purchase dynamite from gunsmiths and from all fences after you have completed the RDR2 mission "Who the Hell is Leviticus Cornwall?". The go-to source for comic book and superhero movie fans. Both have long barrels, improved sights and rifling, and both do mighty damage. It is also available for free to players who bought the special or ultimate editions of RDR2. My updated opinion is a Schofield is a good revolver for 1 gun use. I bought a Schofield-Revolver early on and I regret it. A lever-action handgun, the Volcanic Pistol deals the most damage of any sold revolver, although it suffers from a medium rate of fire, but boasts an improved ammo capacity. However, the weapon is remarkably inaccurate for a sniper rifle. It is more powerful than most of the other weapons available at the start of the game. You can also obtain one by robbing the doctor’s shop in Valentine. You can also obtain the weapon for free by buying the special or ultimate editions of Red Dead Redemption 2. The machete is the obvious the best melee weapon replacement for your unreliable hunting knife in Red Dead Redemption 2. I disliked it in SP already so I guess not. Range is as bad as all the others, … It’s great. Designed for blasting rocks and clearing major obstructions, dynamite can also be used for blasting open safes and bank vaults. You may also purchase it from all gunsmiths after completing the mission. They look like museum pieces. The complete and interactive Red Dead Redemption 2 & Red Dead Online Weapons Guide! You also receive it during the RDR2 mission "Enter, Pursued by a Memory". The volcanic is a bit of an outlier - it has the slowest fire rate, best accuracy, and best damage of any sidearms. It is a better choice than the Rolling Block Rifle when you need a sniper gun with accuracy and a decent reload rate. We'd like to know what you think on our designs, please feel free to leave a comment on any of our … The Carbine Repeater can be purchased from all gunsmiths. Hier zeigen wir Euch die besten Waffen in Red Dead Redemption 2 und Red Dead Online. However, you must pick it up again if you want to keep it. Its major downsides are its low fire rate and poor accuracy and range. John's Cattleman Revolver and the standard version are among the poorest sidearms available in Red Dead Redemption 2. You cannot usually win against an enemy with a few quick punches, however. However, it has an unimpressive fire rate and mediocre reload speed. Also consider the fully upgraded cattleman! Volcanic Pistol. The raw, brutal, and devastatingly explosive power of the Volcanic Pistol, comparable to the power of the best repeating rifles, makes it a perfect sidearm to compliment your Schofield Revolver. Players receive the double-barreled shotgun early on in RDR2. The Carbine Repeater has the best accuracy and reload speed among the three repeaters available to players in Red Dead Redemption 2. Are there any other worthless weapons in Red Dead Redemption 2 that everyone uses? As the name suggests, the Varmint Rifle is designed for hunting small animals. The main reason why fists will often prove worthless to the player is that they are essentially non-lethal, which means you can't down an enemy. The Lancaster Rifle holds its own when it comes to damage and range compared to other repeaters, such as the Carbine Repeater and the Litchfield Repeater. Schofield Revolver: First available after "Blessed are the Meek?," the Schofield Revolver is a high-damage, high-accuracy firearm that favors careful shooting like RDR2… I felt like a cowboy. You may also receive one for free during the "Old Friends" mission. Melee weapons are among the least used weapons in Red Dead Redemption 2 as a whole, as they have terrible range for obvious reasons, and the game doesn't provide many situations where they are a better option than any other firearm or throwable weapon.The best melee weapon in the story mode is the hatchet, which sports the highest damage of all melee weapons, 2.3 out of 4. The gun's major downside is its limited range, however, which is comparable to the Litchfield but inferior to the Lancaster Repeater. You won't need to carry a weapon as worthless as the Molotov cocktail (or fire bottle) after you have obtained dynamite, which sits at the top of the list of damaging weapons in Red Dead Redemption 2. Throwing knives are small blades with handles designed to be balanced in the hand and thrown at enemies. I imagine they would be pretty hefty to handle. Schofield vs. Semi-Auto vs. Mauser. They need to buff pistols if anything you should have a better advantage up close or a quicker aim down sight time I'm want to be a gun slinger not no rifle marksman. Some weapons are listed as worthless because they are of very limited or restricted utility, which means that they are effectively useless in most situations. The Rolling Block Rifle is supposed to be a sniper rifle, the only one besides the Carcano Rifle. The tomahawk is a way better melee weapon than fists, hunting knives, or throwing knives in Red Dead Redemption 2. Like the eighth generation versions of Grand Theft Auto V, Red Dead Redemption IIhas both first-person and third-person modes that can be switched at the press of a key. For 2 gun i would go double action or volcano, as double action has a better rate of fire to compensate for not having the free hand to work the firing hammer, and the volcano is a devastating pistol with main downside being low chambered rounds, which is not as much of a problem if you … You still need to take multiple shots to take down an enemy. However, it is surpassed by the Carbine in terms of reload speed. If you ever get into a fight, the tomahawk is a reliable weapon to use. If you can’t get a head shot, you will need three to four shots from the rifle to finish off an enemy. SAWED-OFF SHOTGUN - Stats & Customization. Browse the full list of Weapons that can be found or purchased in RDR2, including Statistics, Prices, Unlock Rank and where to find all Sidearms, Rifles, Throwables and Melee weapons. Also, if you just can't get enough of things that go boom, you can craft an even more devastating version of regular dynamite using animal fat, regular dynamite, and high-velocity cartridge. Although John's Cattleman Revolver -- which is available to players during the game's epilogue – offers an improvement in accuracy over the standard revolver, you will find the revolver's power and range is less than satisfactory. You can use your free hand to make it rapid fire. Hosea Matthews. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, More posts from the RedDeadOnline community, A subreddit for the Online portion of the critically acclaimed video game Red Dead Redemption 2, developed by Rockstar Games, Looks like you're using new Reddit on an old browser. It is also useful during encounters with large, dangerous animals, such as bears. We list these worthless weapons alongside others that are way better alternatives. In some situations, you’ll want to pack the kind of punch only a Volcanic Pistol can. You can obtain the Volcanic Pistol from all gunsmiths after you complete the mission "Eastward Bound". Similar to Red Dead Redemption, ammunition is generalized by weapon type, but with more sub-variety this time. Find out all stats and tips to know for VOLCANIC PISTOL in Red Dead Redemption 2 (RDR2). The Schofield Revolver is the perfect counterpart to the pistol for a couple of reasons. Overall, repeaters have lower damage ratings than standard rifles, such as the Springfield Rifle and the Bolt Action Rifle. You can select fists from the weapon wheel and equip them when you are on foot and not mounted on a horse. You can also dual-wield the gun to improve its effectiveness. The weapons in Red Dead Redemption 2 fall into broad classes. You can obtain the Springfield Rifle early in the game from any gunsmiths after completing the mission "Eastward Bound". For me currently it’s 2x sawed off shotguns. The Volcanic pistol is the best sidearm in Red Dead Redemption 2 for inflicting maximum damage at close range. There are also rare and unique versions of these standard weapons that can be found only at special locations through treasure hunts, by shooting down gunslingers, or by completing special side missions. The low accuracy coupled with the limited shell capacity (two shells) makes the gun even less effective. You can retrieve the throwing knife after using it, but you can also carry more than one throwing knife. The only positive aspect of the six-shooter is its reasonable fire rate. Based on its high damage rating, the RDR2 Rolling Block Rifle is not designed for combat but for big game hunting at medium range. Though you start the game with only your fists, you also acquire a hunting knife. The Springfield Rifle is one of the most powerful rifles in Red Dead Redemption 2, with a damage capacity that is surpassed only by the Rolling Block Rifle. It is brutally effective compared to fists and other knives. Also worth noting is that cattleman, schofield, and volcanic are single action - when using one you will need a trigger pull to fire, a second one to cock the … Varmint rifle for showdown. It offers reasonably balanced stats (damage and firing rate, reload speed, and accuracy), suggesting that it is a much better weapon than the Lancaster Repeater to carry into the thick of combat when rapid and accurate fire combined with damaging power is crucial. The best revolver weapon in Red Dead Redemption 2. Saves my long weapon slot for another rifle or repeater. The bow is a very useful weapon for hunting and it is suitable for stealth attacks, as it gives you the ability to shoot arrows with reasonable accuracy at medium range. In Red Dead Redemption 2, you can use your hunting knife for melee combat and for hunting and skinning animals. Anyone here who already has some experience with those weapons? Do you know of any others that are way better? You can use your free hand to make it rapid fire. Red Dead Redemption 2 introduced players to a huge amount of incredible weapons. The secret of this versatile weapon lies in its bolt-action mechanism, which allows it to combine rapid fire with quick reloading. Schofield Revolver This gun has an ammo capacity of six rounds, and can use Regular, High Velocity, Split Point, Express and Explosive revolver ammo. Also we need to consider that R* aren't complete morons and lower the prices in the future. The first are the standard weapons that players receive in the course of the game or can buy from a gunsmith or at a fence. It also has an aesthetically pleasing design. The low caliber ammunition ensures that minimal damage  is done to the pelt and meat of small animals and large birds. Lastly, there are special weapons, such as the double-action revolver and the stone hatchet, which can be unlocked by pre-ordering Red Dead Redemption 2 (RDR2) or by playing Rockstar's GTA V. This list of worthless weapons that everyone uses consists only of standard weapons that players can obtain either by receiving them during the course of the game or by purchasing them. You can obtain the Varmint Rifle from all gunsmiths after you have completed mission "Eastward Bound". Although it has a fast fire rate, good accuracy, as well as reasonable range and reload speed, it lacks the damage power to take down an animal or human adversaries quickly. Weapon Stats List; Revolver: Pistols: Repeater: Rifle: Shotgun: Bow: Throwable: One single hurl is usually enough to end an adversary. The rifle is easily outperformed in accuracy, firing rate, and reload speed by its main competitor, the Carcano Rifle. Its main competitor, the tomahawk is a Schofield is an accurate with... 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