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How To Activate Dead Eye Without Gun Drawn Like Duel Mechanic

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This Red Dead Redemption 2 Pro Tip guide gives information on a Control that you need to execute to Activate Dead Eye without a gun drawn, similar to the Duel Mechanic.

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How To Activate Dead Eye Without Gun Drawn

All you have to do is PRESS ON RIGHT TRIGGER Lightly without a gun drawn. This will activate duel mechanic at any time. Thanks to Reddit user EyeAmNitsua.

There are a lot of controls like this in Red Dead Redemption 2 and they have not found a place in the official Controls Layout that we have received from Rockstar Games. We recently covered many of them and you can find it at the How-To section of our Red Dead Redemption 2 Wiki Page, here are some of the examples: how to access Map directly without going through Menu, how to go back to the gameplay instantly while in menus, and many other.

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