They just have the play as you go feature. But people are worried because of the Red Dead Redemption 2 install time. It is so sizeable in fact that the physical copy of the game actually comes with two discs, something that is unprecedented in the current generation of gaming. The game will install normally as every other game does. As for the digital version of the game, that will depend largely on the quality of your internet.
I love online gameplay but i do hope they make some effort for the single play campaign and not just online stuff. Games that you're installing and are allowing you to play after a couple minutes aren't fully installed. You have to do it before the installation. By the time your download is completed, you should know everything you need in order to jump right in! Red Dead Redemption 2 Day One Patch Rockstar will likely issue a day one patch which will only increase the download size and installation time. It would appear this game is installing the entirety of the game before one can play it, which would take a while, and downloading it would still be slower for that much data, because internet speeds aren't as fast as from the disc most of the time.
Slide 4 of 4 Forgetting to Pre-Load I forgot to preload Red Dead Redemption 2 the other night?? Maybe by the time school or work lets out the next day, it will be done. I'm sat here patiently waiting for Disc 1 to install. We had the chance to check out the install time. Seriously now, I'm a married dude with a kid and very, very little time. Red Dead Redemption 2 is bound to be at the very least the second-best selling game of the holiday season, though if something is here to topple the might Call of Duty franchise Red Dead Redemption 2 might just be the game to do it. Red Dead Redemption 2 officially releases on October 26, and plenty of gamers will no doubt be calling in sick in the following weeks. It has 2 physical copied for installation that you will receive with the box.
Edit: According to the article, install time is in addition to download time. Choose the most relevant link flair. But, there was an issue, which is a relic of 10 years ago, not in this modern and technological era. It first gives you 3hours of time but it is quick. How big is the download size or install size? Having two discs for a physical game in 2018 is pretty surprising. This is not a drill. However, this does not mean things like insults and personal attacks are allowed.
The biggest game of 2018 is finally here: on Xbox One and PlayStation 4. Saw an article on N4G saying it was about an hour and twenty minutes. So in total, it took us 1 hour and 28 minutes to install Red Dead Redemption 2 in its entirety. Red Dead Redemption 2 is a sizeable game. But that doesn't mean you can play it immediately. I think it will take about 20 - 30 hours if you just do the story missions and not fool around with anything else.
Red Dead Redemption 2 is an absolutely massive game. This is according to the back of the , by the way. Once it is done, your game is ready to play. Probably less than 20 hours. It'll be done in 30-45 minutes, with updates downloaded and installed as well.
The absolutely huge game makes an interesting case for updated media storage and disc drives. It ships with two physical disks. Where is that coming from lol. And from this we can put the download and installation time into perspective for those who pre-ordered and anyone that wants to start playing the game on October 26th or soon after. In order to pre-load the game you have to pre-order a copy. It's about right for the size of the game. Also looks like a kinda useful guide to follow for anyone else wanting to do the same thing, here's an example: 80 hours? How long does Red Dead Redemption 2 take to download? Because this is unprecedented this generation, it can be a bit confusing.
Still, by the time the base game has finished installing, you should hopefully have finished downloading this day one patch as well. It seems like a funny problem to have, but it is one of those challenges we face, and we talk to the hardware guys about it and they're like, 'yeah, that's hard'. As we already know, both versions of Red Dead Redemption 2 on , so how long is it going to take to get all of that data onto your console? We'll see what happens when we get our hands on the game soon. Note that, in general, I advise against pre-orders: they give a ton of power to publishers and marketing departments while taking it away from players. And if all else fails, there's always this video you could watch:. With such a sizable file regardless of whether the game was being installed digitally or from a physical disc, people waiting for Red Dead Redemption 2 to become available on October 26th spent the next few hours looking at an installation screen.