War Horse is one of the pre-order bonus of Red Dead Redemption 2. It will be available only to those players who pre-ordered Red Dead Redemption 2 either on PlayStation 4 or Xbox One. To unlock War Horse and get access to it in Red Dead Redemption 2 is a not a straightforward task. You will have to complete a specific Chapter 2 Mission and go to a specific location to unlock War Horse in Red Dead Redemption 2. In this Red Dead Redemption 2 War Horse unlock guide, we have listed exact location of War Horse and how to get access to it.
Where To Find War Horse (Location) In Red Dead Redemption 2
To unlock War Horse in Red Dead Redemption 2, you will have to complete the mission called “Exit Pursued by a Bruised Ego” which you will get from Hosea. Here are the things you have to complete to meet Hosea: you will have to complete Chapter 1, and after it when your gang has set up their camp (just at the start of Chapter 2) you can meet Hosea – have a conversation with him and he will assign you a mission “Exit Pursued By A Bruised Ego”.
How To Complete Exit Pursued By A Bruised Ego Mission
Your objective in Exit Pursued By A Bruised Ego mission is to take Hosea’s Horse to the town and sell it to a vendor – Amos Levi Blacksmith and Farrier. Just follow Hosea to the town and when you meet the vendor ride Hosea’s horse into the store. A cutscene will play with the shopkeeper and once it ends you will be able to buy a horse. There will be a total of 5 horse up for sale – three of them will carry a price tag and the other two will be available for free. One of these two free horse will be a War Horse.
The first free horse is a black Thoroughbred and has a mark on his forehead. The second one is Ardennes, this is a War Horse. Take it and start your journey in Red Dead Redemption 2.
Do take a look at our Red Dead Redemption 2 Horse Guide, it carries tips for bonding with your horse, how to increase your bonding levels, what food items you need to give to your horse to maintain his health, and many other tips.
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