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Billy Midnight is an infamous gunslinger roaming the Wild West. <ref>[https://twitter.com/RockstarGames/status/1055160527440277506 Rockstar Games' Twitter]</ref> He became an overnight sensation after killing Rabbit Matthew, a gunslinger and Billy has become a national celebrity. Due to his popularity, he has received death threats and has suffered from assassination attempts on his life.
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Billy Midnight is an infamous gunslinger roaming the Wild West. <ref>[https://twitter.com/RockstarGames/status/1055160527440277506 Rockstar Games' Twitter]</ref> He became an overnight sensation after killing another gunslinger, Rabbit Matthew. Billy has become a national celebrity. Due to his popularity, he has received death threats and has suffered from assassination attempts on his life.
   
 
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===''Red Dead Redemption 2''===

Revision as of 11:10, November 16, 2018

Wilhelm Schnell, also known as Billy Midnight, is a minor character and featured in Red Dead Redemption 2. He is one of the subjects of the Stranger side-mission "The Noblest of Men and a Woman".

History

Background

Billy Midnight is an infamous gunslinger roaming the Wild West. [1] He became an overnight sensation after killing another gunslinger, Rabbit Matthew. Billy has become a national celebrity. Due to his popularity, he has received death threats and has suffered from assassination attempts on his life.

Red Dead Redemption 2

Arthur Morgan is sent to track down Billy, and potentially interview him. The train clerk tells Arthur that Billy is boarding a train. Arthur searches the train and finds him in the train's bar room. When Arthur approaches and asks him about his gunslinging days, Billy gets frightened and hints that he killed Matthews in his sleep. He believes that Arthur has been sent to kill him. Arthur will chase him through the train and eventually onto the roof. With Billy cornered, he draws his weapon for a duel. Arthur then kills Billy, and takes a picture of his corpse. His weapon, Midnight's Pistol, can be obtained after his defeat.

Mission appearances

Trivia

  • He has a unique pistol that can be picked up after he is killed.
  • If the player shoots the gun out of his hand, he will start to laugh and pull out another gun. Eventually he commits suicide by pulling the trigger on himself.
  • Attempting to stop Billy Midnight from shooting himself will result in you killing him, despite shooting him in the same hand twice.

References

  1. Rockstar Games' Twitter

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