First game was a little better, especially for it's time. hide. Shooting in RDR1 was way better than in RDR2, with the Euphoria physics at full glory. save. To me 2 is better. Archived. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, More posts from the reddeadredemption community. RDR1 vs RDR2; User Info: Vin_land. I’m very impressed with all the thought that was placed into it, it will take me a good while to beat it for sure and even then the game never ends. RDR1 Ending vs RDR2 Ending. User account menu. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, More posts from the reddeadredemption community. RDR2's attempt at being more "real" hampered the fun for me. RDR1 vs RDR2. User Info: lazygurl. There’s still honor in RDR2, no fame though. I wanna give it another go considering I'm replaying through story mode again (and loving it) . IMO rdr2 is a much more layered and multidimensional game than rdr1 and although my addictive/compulsiveness is fighting how much more of an odyssey it is to get through this, i am savoring it. Howdy fellers I started playing rdr1 for the first time I know what happens and so far I’m confused which one I like better 2 or 1 what are your guys opinion on which one is better. lazygurl 2 years ago #1. The first game was more FUN. Posted by 1 year ago. share. I finished it in about 20 some-odd hours, which seems like a record for an open-world game. I am on a second playrun, played over 100 hours in the second run and still at the beginning of chapter 2 :D. RDR1 had more freedom and better gameplay. I feel like I enjoyed the 1st one a lot more than the second one. RDR2: Better graphics, presentation, realism, hunting, melee combat. Story in this game is better though. That's not to say RDR2 isn't as good, its better in so many ways, it expands on the RDR lore. Red Dead Redemption 2 versus Red Dead Redemption 1. Red Dead Redemption Ending vs Red Dead Redemption 2 Ending. Honestly I rarely if ever use fast travel. I feel like I … Joined: Nov 7, 2011 Messages: 4,838 Likes Received: 651. What do you think? RDR1 felt a little more movie-like, with most of its points of reference being Hollywood and Italian Westerns, right down to the soundtrack; I feel like RDR2 and its soundtrack are more invested in the actual feel and texture of late-1800s America. RDR2 is an amazingly well made game I just lost Interest doing things in it whereas rdr1 I beat fully and still played that game for months on end. Discussion. Have fun! RDR1 vs RDR2; User Info: tzuyd. share. For example, shooting at enemies hands or weapons always disarmed them, shooting at the guts made them crawl away and bleed out to death, shooting at the leg made them limp heavily and shooting at both legs put them on their knees unable to move. Great looking game but the game play is very shallow for something so detailed. Your firearm selection was more vast (RDR2 is earlier so therefore less advancements, I get that) but you have more hand combat weapons to choose from so in that regard, another point to RDR1. The gunplay animations were also better and consistent. It did feel like it had more freedom and more things to do despite the smaller map. For me, i played the first game last year just before 2 came out. RDR1 Map vs RDR2 Map. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Vin_land 2 years ago #21. In chapter 2 you can start to explore, no need to rush through the main missions. Also for some reason certain animations as disarming are very inconsistent and other like bleeding out animations can't be triggered in particular places as interior building and trains. By the time RDR2 ended, its story and Arthur made RDR1 feel shallow and John feel like a cardboard in comparison. The atmosphere in 1 is way better. hide. A big one that got my attention is Arthur/John's animations when simply walking around a town. Well it seems like your ideas must've been fun for Rockstar to implement them haha! Log In rdr1 > not playing rdr2 > rdr2 rob mafia, May 18, 2019 #16. supnmunm Brown Belt. It's a 10/10 though, and I wish more open world games were paced as well as that one. I wanted to play John in post story for that game and was disappointed when came to know we won't be playing as John in RDR2. I like that RDR2 became a more serious game. Looks like you're using new Reddit on an old browser. Close. ... Additional articles in the Assassin’s Creed Odyssey vs. Red Dead Redemption II series include 'Assassin's Creed Odyssey' Vs. Cookies help us deliver our Services. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. The story in RDR1 felt longer to me... maybe it's because of that long ass boat ride into Nuevo Paraíso or something else but for me, the story just took a little bit longer to finally unfold, and for that alone I liked it better. In RDR2 the physics were toned down in comparison with RDR1 and a lot of characters encounters felt scripted. It opens up soon. 15 comments. I like everything you can do besides the story. By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. Is technically the better game far more things to do. I love RDR1, but after playing both, ... help Reddit App Reddit coins Reddit premium Reddit gifts. ... help Reddit App Reddit coins Reddit premium Reddit … UPDATE: Really loved all the perspectives and responses from everybody! A subreddit for Rockstar's critically acclaimed open-world Western game Red Dead Redemption, its prequel Red Dead Redemption 2, and its online multiplayer Red Dead Online. 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