Eva Cortes is a minor character and Stranger featured in Red Dead Redemption. She plays a part and gives the player the Stranger side-mission "Eva in Peril".



Cortes is an abused prostitute in Casa Madrugada, who appeals to John Marston for help winning her freedom.

Events of Red Dead Redemption

When Marston first comes across Eva, she is being beaten savagely by her pimp, Mario Alcalde. Marston is given the choice to buy her freedom or leave her to continue to be beaten. Upon buying her freedom, Eva leaves the area, promising to become a nun at Las Hermanas.

Marston later visits the church to check up on Eva and finds out that Mario came back for her. The player goes to a nearby graveyard of Sepulcro to see Mario digging a grave for her. In the Journal, it is revealed that Mario killed Eva in a drunken rage. In revenge for Eva's death, Marston engages in a duel with Mario, in which Mario is gunned down, avenging Eva's death.




Aiding Strangers will contribute toward the following Trophies/Achievements:

10 gamerscoreGamerscore
Bronze bronzeBronze
Complete a task for a Stranger.

Rdr people still strange icon
25 gamerscoreGamerscore
Silver silverSilver
Complete 15 tasks for Strangers.

100 gamerscoreGamerscore
Gold goldGold
Attain 100% List in the singleplayer game completion list.


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