Red Dead Redemption 2 cheats – all cheat codes and how to enter them

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Looking for some Red Dead Redemption 2 cheats? Entering a few cheat codes can be the best way to make a game more exciting, changing the game to suit how you want to play. Luckily, we’ve got every available cheat code for you to use so you can get anything from getting extra money to reducing your Wanted level.

Be sure to check out some of our Palworld cheats and Baldur’s Gate 3 cheats if you’re into either of those games too. For now though, let’s take a look at all of the available Red Dead Redemption 2 cheats, and how to enter them.

Red Dead Redemption 2 cheats: Arthur firing a revolver at two men running towards him from some houses.
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Red Dead Redemption 2 cheats list

Here is a list of all of the currently available Red Dead Redemption 2 cheat codes:

Cheat CodeEffectRequirements
Abundance is the dullest desireInfinite AmmoBuy New Hanover Gazette No. 27 in Valentine during Chapter 1
A simple life, a beautiful deathSimple WeaponsNone
Greed is American VirtueHeavy WeaponsBuy Saint Denis Times No. 46 after completing Advertising, the New American Art during Chapter 3
Death is silenceStealth WeaponsNone
History is written by foolsGunslinger WeaponsNone
You long for sight and see nothingFog of WarBuy Saint Denis Times No. 47 after completing Blood Feuds, Ancient and Modern during Chapter 3
Greed is now a virtueAdd $500None
Vanity. All is vanityOwn all outfitsNone
Eat of KnowledgeLearn all recipesNone
SharePurchase all Camp SuppliesNone
Virtue Unearned is not virtueIncrease HonorBuy Saint Denis Times No. 48 after completing Urban Pleasure during Chapter 4
You revel in your disgrace, I seeDecrease HonorNone
Balance. All is balanceReset HonorNone
Be greedy only for foresightInfinite DeadEyeNone
The lucky be strong evermoreInfinite StaminaBuy Saint Denis Times No. 49 after completing Chapter 5
Guide me betterSet Dead Eye Level to 1None
Make me betterSet Dead Eye Level to 2None
I shall be betterSet Dead Eye Level to 3None
I still seek moreSet Dead Eye Level to 4None
I seek and I findSet Dead Eye Level to 5None
You flourish before you dieSet Health, Stamina, and Dead Eye bars to fullNone
Seek all the bounty of this placeIncrease Health, Stamina, and Dead Eye barsNone
You Seek More Than The World OffersFortify Health, Stamina, and Dead Eye barsBuy Saint Denis Times No. 52 after completing The King’s Son during Chapter 6
Better than my dogIncreases horse whistle rangeNone
A fool on commandMakes you drunkNone
My kingdom is a horseIncreases bonding with all owned horsesNone
Run! Run! Run!Spawns a race horseNone
You are a beast built for warSpawns a war horseBuy Saint Denis Times No. 53 after completing the Epilogue
The best of the old waysSpawns a StagecoachNone
Keep your dreams simpleSpawns a wagon with one horseNone
Would you be happier as a clown?Spawns a circus wagonBuy Saint Denis Times No. 54 after completing the Epilogue
You want more than you haveSpawns a Rose Grey Bay Arabian horseNone
You want something newSpawns a horse with a random breed and coatNone
Keep your dreams lightSpawns a horse and cartNone
You want punishmentIncreases Wanted levelNone
You want freedomDecreases Wanted levelNone
You want everyone to go awayClears all Bountties and Lockdown areasNone
List of all cheat codes in Red Dead Redemption 2

Alex’s Advice

Some cheats require you to buy a certain newspaper before you can enter them. Trying to enter them before buying the required newspaper will give you an error message telling you that you can’t do it yet.

How to enter cheats in Red Dead Redemption 2

To enter cheat codes in Red Dead Redemption 2, you need to follow a few simple steps:

  1. Pause the game and open up the Settings menu
  2. Press Y on Xbox or Triangle on PlayStation to open up the Cheats menu
  3. Press Y on Xbox or Triangle on PlayStation to open up a keyboard
  4. Enter one of the cheat codes above to unlock a cheat
  5. Toggle the cheat on from the Cheats menu

You only need to enter each code once. After you enter it, you can simply toggle the cheat on and off whenever you like. Be aware that while you have cheats activated, you cannot get any achievements. The game also won’t save while you have cheats active, to stop you from making your save file unable to get achievements and progress.

That’s everything you need to know about Red Dead Redemption 2 cheats. If you’re still looking for some more cheats to use, check out our GTA 5 cheats and Helldivers 2 cheats too.

Red Dead Redemption 2 cheats FAQs

Are there cheats for Red Dead Redemption 2?

Yes, there are 37 unique cheat codes that can be used in Red Dead Redemption 2.

Can you unlock achievements with cheats on in Red Dead Redemption 2?

While you have any cheats turned on, you cannot unlock any trophies or achievements in Red Dead Redemption 2.

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Alex Raisbeck

Alex is a Guides Writer for VideoGamer. He is an indie gaming obsessive with a soft spot for Zelda, roguelikes, and Football Manager, as well as an unhealthy relationship with his backlog.

Red Dead Redemption 2

  • Release Date: October 26, 2018
    • - 26 October 2018 (PlayStation 4, Xbox One)
  • Platform(s): PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One
  • Genre(s): Action, Adventure
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