NEWS - Tuesday, April 20, 2004
RDR Playable Characters RevealedRED As a youngster, Red's family was slaughtered by bandits and left for dead. Red now prowls the open frontier as a bounty hunter, bringing justice to wicked bandits, desperate to unravel the identity of his family's killers. ANNIE STOAKES Annie Stoakes is a cattle rancher working a small plot of land just outside of Brimstone. In the rugged western frontier, staking your claim means being prepared for more than just hard work. Annie's a crack shot with a rifle. She keeps an eye out for trouble and for those who would try to run her off her land. SHADOW WOLF Shadow Wolf is an Indian scout from the same tribe as Falling Star, Red's mother. Shadow Wolf, like Red, must face his own challenges in the Wild West and either find his place amongst his tribe, or outside it. GENERAL DIEGO A triumphant leader during the border wars with the U.S. Diego was long ago relieved of his duties with the Mexican government; he is now the leader of a renegade/mercenary army. It is rumored that Diego's army numbers in the thousands. His men are well equipped and he even has an armored train at his disposal. The U.S. Army is seeking his capture and the "disbanding" of his army. JACK SWIFT Jack Swift is an English gentleman and gunfighter who heads out West to join Professor Perry's circus as a sharpshooter. BUFFALO SOLIDER The Buffalo Soldier is a member of the US Cavalry stationed in the western frontier. He possesses all of the best qualities of a soldier. Loyal, brave, steadfast in their mission, and a crack shot.