After a couple of hints publisher Take-Two Interactive and the company Rockstar Games officially announced a new series of the Western action games Red Dead. She turned out to be a sequel to Red Dead Redemption. Release of the game will take place in the autumn of 2017 for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, and the first details and trailer will be on Thursday (18:00 Moscow time) – the same as the recently told editor of the news section of the portal Wareable Hugh Langley (Hugh Langley).

«Red Dead Redemption 2, developed by the creators of Grand Theft Auto V and Red Dead Redemption, – is an epic story of life unforgiving in the heart of America. Huge atmospheric world of this game will also be the basis for a completely new multiplayer experience “. No other information about the game on its official website is omitted.

On the eve of the announcement of the publisher registered a domain name, what the first told Twitter user Wright, Bill (Bill Wright). This site is owned Take-Two Interactive Software – this can be found on Whois Domain . Apparently, the new Red Dead will be a large-scale game like Grand Theft Auto V, having a great single-player campaign and multiplayer separate element.

Recall, on Monday in the official microblog Rockstar image appeared with the company logo, and a day later – the picture with silhouettes of seven people on a sunset background. The second was the subject of numerous parodies performed as fans and known developers: Many noticed her resemblance to the illustration for “The Lion King» (Lion King), Square Enix employees portrayed in a similar manner Final Fantasy XV four characters, and the developers of Dead Rising replaced people into zombies.

Rumors about the development of the new Red Dead first appeared in 2014, but the developers have preferred to ignore them, even though the head of Take-Two Strauss Zelnik (Strauss Zelnick) once and called the intellectual property “long-term” . In August, the publisher confirmed that Rockstar will soon announce at least one new game, which will be released no earlier than the beginning of the new fiscal year (April 1, 2017).

According to earlier rumors the new part will offer several controlled characters in the spirit of the fifth Grand Theft Auto and the broader world. One of the latest leaks becomes Game Card gave birth to the assumption that the next part of the series chronologically precedes Red Dead Redemption.

Maybe, Rockstar Games also remaster announces Red Dead Redemption for PlayStation 4. At this console last week came out Red Dead Revolver – first game of the saga, which appeared in 2004. Red Dead Redemption is available only on the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and Xbox One (through backward compatibility function).

Thanks to one only teaser images (before the official announcement) shares the cost Take-Two Interactive grew more than 5%.