For the Red Dead Redemption variant, see Dynamite.

Dynamite is a weapon featured in Red Dead Redemption 2 and Red Dead Online. It cannot be customized.


A powerful explosive, designed for mining and construction purposes. It can be used to clear out groups of enemies, or effectively blow up a variety of things including mines, trains, and safes. Light and throw towards your target, or place it down before igniting and running to a safe distance. It cannot be purchased from Gunsmith stores, but some less-than-reputable sellers may stock this item.


This projectile is available from all fences after completing "Who the Hell is Leviticus Cornwall?".

In Red Dead Online, Dynamite is available at the end of "Honor Among Horse Thieves" from the Fence.

Volatile Dynamite

The Pamphlet is found at Hani's Bethel.


An improved and more dangerous version of the regular Dynamite, with a wider explosion radius and dealing more damage. The will blow up anything in your way, whether it be a vehicle, a large beast, or a gang coming after you. This upgraded weapon can be crafted using regular Dynamite, Animal Fat, and any type of High Velocity cartridge.



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