Video: With Red Dead Redemption finally backwards compatible on the Xbox One, it's time to look back at Rockstar's Western masterpiece. A staggering example of AAA design gone horribly right, Red Dead is one hell of a game. Join me in this video for an adventure full of bounty hunters, sharpshooting and shenanigans!
It's Time To Play Red Dead Redemption Again
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