Saddle up, partner! We’re headin’ to the heartland of America in this week’s episode of the GoGCast as we talk Red Dead Redemption 2. A smash hit by Rockstar Games, Read Dead Redemption 2 is ranking in an epic Metacritic score but does it live up to the hype? Leah shares her first impressions of the game and we discuss all the controversial news surrounding the development of Red Dead Redemption 2.

This week in news: Drake new 100T co-owner, Michael Jordan invests in Team Liquid, Toronto Defiant is the latest team to join the Overwatch League and Microsoft hints at expanding Game Pass to PC.

The Red Dead Redemption 2 news round-up: Inside’s Rockstar Crunch culture (Kotaku), The Human Cost of RDR2 (Eurogamer) and RDR2’s Labor Controversy Explained (Polygon)

Related: Crunch, work-life balance and Assassin’s Creed Odyssey: A View From The Top (Gamastura)

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