Red Dead Redemption 2 Cheat Codes [Full List]

Input these Red Dead Redemption 2 Cheat Codes & get free gains in the game!

Cheat codes can be redeemed for different helping hands throughout Red Dead Redemption 2. Some codes require a couple of prerequisites to be completed, whilst some can be redeemed free of charge. In this guide, we have included all cheat codes for Red Dead Redemption 2, no matter what platform you may be using. Find codes for PC, Xbox, and PS4 in this guide. 

Cheat codes include codes to be redeemed for monetary value, weapons, fashion, and even horses! We have included not only information for all cheat codes but also how to redeem them and even complete the requirements. 

Key Takeaways
  • There are a total of 37 Red Dead Redemption 2 Cheat Codes.
  • Once you redeem codes, you will not be able to save your game or gain Achievements and Trophies.
  • Check newspapers for hidden cheat codes, and let us know in the comments below so we can update this page and help everyone else too!
  • To input your codes, press either on PS4 or Y on Xbox One in the Settings menu to enter the Cheats menu.
  • Input your codes exactly as they are written below; this will help avoid any errors whilst redeeming. 
  • If you’re still facing issues, then our Ultimate Codes guide may have a solution or two for you.

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List of RDR2 Cheat Codes

Red Dead Redemption cheat codes can be used to gain an advantage, but this does come at a price. Using cheat codes does not allow you to save your progress or even gain any Trophies / Achievements, so use cheat codes at your own free will. The list below includes all 37 Cheat Codes for RDR2; use them wisely!

Name Code Reward Requirement
Infinite Ammo Abundance is the dullest desire This cheat grants Infinite Ammo. Newspaper Required: New Hanover Gazette No. 27 purchased in Valentine (Chapter 1).
Simple Weapons A simple life, is a beautiful death This cheat grants a loadout of Basic Weapons. None.
Heavy Weapons Greed is American Virtue This cheat adds Pump-Action, Shotgun, Mauser Pistol, Bolt Action Rifle, and Semi-Automatic Pistols to your inventory.  Newspaper Required: Get a Newspaper after completing the Chapter 3 mission, Advertising, the New American Art.
Stealth Weapons Death is silence This cheat grants a loadout of Stealth Weaponry i.e. Machete, Throwing and Poison Knives, Tomahawks, and Homing Tomahawks. None.
Gunslinger Weapons History is written by fools This code grants a loadout of Gunslinger Weapons i.e. Off-hand holster, Double-action Revolver, Schofield Revolver, and Double-Barreled Shotgun. None.
Fog of War You long for sight and see nothing This code reveals the entire map. Newspaper Required: Purchase a Newspaper after completing the Chapter 3 mission, Blood Feuds, Ancient and Modern.
Add $500 Greed is now a virtue This cheat adds $500. None.
Own all Outfits Vanity. All is vanity This cheat unlocks all outfits in Arthurs Wardrobe. None.
Learn All Recipes Eat of Knowledge. This cheat helps learn all craft-able recipes. None.
Purchase All Camp Upgrades Share This cheat unlocks all ledger upgrades and increases max supply levels. None.
High Honor Virtue Unearned is not virtue This cheer raises Honor Rating. Newspaper Required: Purchase a Newspaper after completing the Chapter 4 mission, Urban Pleasures. 
Decrease Honor You revel in your disgrace, I see This cheat sets honor to the minimum amount. None.
Reset Honor Balance. All is balance This cheat resets the honor meter to neutral. None.
Infinite DeadEye Be greedy only for foresight This cheat grants Unlimited Deadeye reserve. None.
Infinite Stamina The lucky be strong evermore This cheat grants Unlimited Stamina Reserve. Newspaper Required: Purchase a Newspaper after completing Chapter 5.
Set Dead Eye (Level 1) Guide me better This cheat allows you to auto-paint targets in Deadeye. None.
Set Dead Eye (Level 2) Make me better This cheat allows you to set your Deadeye skill to Rank 2.(Mark targets in Deadeye) None.
Set Dead Eye (Level 3) I shall be better This cheat allows you to set your Deadeye skill to Rank 3. (Remain in Deadeye after firing) None.
Set Dead Eye (Level 4) I still seek more This cheat allows you to set your Deadeye skill to Rank 4. (highlight fatal areas while in Deadeye Targeting) None.
Set Dead Eye (Level 5) I seek and I find This cheat allows you to set your Deadeye skill to Rank 5. (highlight fatal and critical areas while in Deadeye Targeting) None.
Set Health Stamina and Dead Eye Bars to Full You flourish before you die This cheat refills all bars for health, stamina, and Deadeye. None.
Increase Health, Stamina, and Deadeye Levels Seek all the bounty of this place This cheat increases Stat Bars. None.
Fortify Health, Stamina, and Deadeye Bars You Seek More Than The World Offers This cheat refills and fortifies all of your bars. Newspaper Required: Purchase a Newspaper after completing the Chapter 6 Mission, The King’s Son.
Increase Horse Whistle Range Better than my dog This cheat allows you to call your horse from any distance. None.
Drunk A fool on command This cheat instantly makes you drunk. None.
Create racehorse Run! Run! Run! This cheat spawns a racehorse. None.
Increase horse bonding My kingdom is a horse This cheat increases your bonding with all your owned horses. None.
Create War Horse You are a beast built for war This cheat spawns a War Horse. Newspaper Required: Purchase a Newspaper after completing the events of the Epilogue.
Create Stagecoach The best of the old ways This cheat spawns a Stagecoach. None.
Create Wagon. Keep your dreams simple. This cheat spawns a wagon with one horse. None.
Create Circus Wagon Would you be happier as a clown? This cheat spawns a circus wagon. Newspaper Required: Purchase a Newspaper after completing the events of the Epilogue.
Create Superior Horse. You want more than you have This cheat spawns a Rose Grey Bay Arabian Horse. None.
Create Random Horse You want something new This cheat spawns a horse of a randomized breed and coat. None.
Create Buggy Keep your dreams light This cheat spawns a horse with a cart. None.
Increase Wanted Level You want punishment This cheat increases your current wanted level. None.
Decrease Wanted Level You want freedom This cheat reduces your current wanted level. None.
Clear All Bounties and Lockdown Areas You want everyone to go away This cheat eliminates all current wanted levels and bounties in towns across the world. None.

How To Redeem RDR2 Cheat Codes

Just knowing about the cheat codes does us no good; we need to enter these codes and redeem them for their rewards to complete this task. Fortunately for us, entering these codes is no big deal whether you are on PS4 or Xbox. Follow the steps below and enter your codes using the steps exactly as mentioned below; this way, you will not face any errors.

Redeeming Red Dead Redemption 2 Cheat Codes.
The screen displayed when redeeming Red Dead Redemption 2 Cheat Codes.

Before You Start: Make sure to save before you use any cheat code because once redeemed, you will not be able to. To be able to save your game once again, disable cheat codes from the cheats menu.
  1. Once you are in the game, save beforehand and Pause your game.
  2. Enter into the Settings menu.
  3. Press the Triangle (∆) button on PS4 or the Y button on Xbox One.
  4. Once in the cheats menu, press ∆/Y again to open up the cheat redemption box. 
  5. Input your cheat code and submit it.
  6. Enjoy your Rewards!

Once you have submitted your code, you will be shown a Confirmation message, and this means your code was successfully redeemed. 

Code Redeem Requirements In RDR2

As evident from the list above, certain codes have requirements before they can be redeemed. Here we will show you how to gain access to these requirements so you do not have to worry whilst using cheat codes. Most of the requirements are to Purchase a Newspaper, but for most cheat codes, the newspaper is bought at different times. 

How To Get Newspaper

Newspapers are available after completing different Chapters, and buying a newspaper after each chapter will unlock a new cheat code. Vendors selling newspapers are scattered throughout the map; you can find vendors using the paper icon on the map. Newspapers must be in your inventory before redeeming certain codes.

newspaper vendors in red dead redemption
Locating Newspaper vendors on RDR2 Map.

There are a total of 3 publications that sell newspapers, each catering to a specific area. Imagine a turf war, but for newspaper rights. When you unlock 1 newspaper edition, a newer edition is released. The 3 publications are called Blackwater Ledger, New Hanover Gazette, and Saint Dennis Times.

Final Thoughts

This is all there is for Red Dead Redemption 2 Cheat Codes we have right now, but as soon as we find a new hidden cheat code, we will make sure to let you know! Make good use of these codes, but also remember that you cannot save your game while redeeming codes. Let us know in the comments below if you would like more guides like this one.

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