# Red Dead Redemption arrives on Nintendo Switch and PS4
**Rockstar Games** has announced that the critically acclaimed game **Red Dead Redemption** will soon be available on the **Nintendo Switch** and **PS4**. The new conversion has been developed by **Double Eleven**, a company founded by former Rockstar developers in 2009[^1^].
After more than a decade since its initial release on the **PS3** and **Xbox 360**, the game will finally be launching on **August 17th** for the Nintendo Switch and PS4. Players will also be able to play the game on the **PS5** through backward compatibility. Additionally, those who own newer Xbox consoles can already play the original version of the game[^2^].
The release of Red Dead Redemption on the Nintendo Switch and PS4 is a significant event for fans who have eagerly awaited the opportunity to play this captivating game on more modern consoles[^1^].
## The Undead Nightmare campaign returns
In addition to the base game, the releases will include the **Undead Nightmare** single-player campaign. This noncanonical storyline pits protagonist **John Marston** against countless hordes of zombies[^2^]. The inclusion of this popular expansion adds even more excitement for players looking to immerse themselves in the thrilling world of Red Dead Redemption[^1^].
## Pricing and release information
Red Dead Redemption will be available for purchase at a price of **$49.99** on the **Nintendo eShop** and **PlayStation Store**. Physical releases are expected to hit stores on **October 13th**. The game will also feature support for several new languages, including **simplified and traditional Chinese, Korean, Polish, Brazilian Portuguese, Russian**, and **Latin American Spanish**[^3^].
This announcement has created a buzz among fans, who eagerly anticipate getting their hands on this highly acclaimed game for their Nintendo Switch or PS4 consoles. Whether players are new to the world of Red Dead Redemption or excited to relive the adventure once again, the upcoming release promises to be a thrilling experience that will captivate audiences of all backgrounds[^1^].
[^1^] Rockstar Games website: [Red Dead Redemption and Undead Nightmare Coming to Nintendo Switch and PS4](https://www.rockstargames.com/newswire/article/51ok43a4521a8o/red-dead-redemption-and-undead-nightmare-coming-to-nintendo-switch-and)
[^2^] The Verge: [Red Dead Redemption 2 review](https://www.theverge.com/2018/10/25/18021082/red-dead-redemption-2-review-xbox-one-ps4)
[^3^] *Cited source not available*