Red Dead Redemption 2 and Red Dead Online has today (April 27, 2022) received a brand new update completely out of the blue.
This latest update appears to be for just PC players on Steam and the Rockstar Games Launcher. According to those online this latest update, which is Title Update 1.27, is roughly 2.8GB in size on steam, as well as 4.11GB for those playing via the Rockstar Games Launcher.
Rockstar Support posted the patch notes for title update 1.27 on their support forum and we’ve listed them just below, although full disclosure they’re anything but helpful.
Red Dead Redemption 2 Patch Notes
RDR2 Title Update 1.27 Notes (PC)
[April 27, 2022] – Security Improvements
- Updates to improve the security of Red Dead Online
As noted by popular Rockstar source Tez on the GTA Forums, this update is most likely addressing "the alert/invite spam that similarly occurred on GTAV" We'll be sure to update this page with more information should Rockstar release more details.