This town can be dangerous in the dark. Always go armed.
Kuo Chao

Kuo Chao is a minor character featured in Red Dead Redemption 2 and Red Dead Online.



Chao, who is part of the Cantonese ethnic group in Saint Denis, operates as the local Gunsmith in his Gun Store, which he founded in 1867.

Events of Red Dead Online

Chao is present in the game's Online mode, where he can sell all kinds of weapons, ammunition, and gear, such as bandoliers and gun belts to the player.

Events of Red Dead Redemption 2

Chao provides ammunition, weapons, and gear to the player. He is also able to customize the player's weapons. His store is the only one offering the M1899 Pistol and the LeMat Revolver.


  • If the player tries to rob his store by demanding him to open the cash register, Chao might attack him using his Cattleman Revolver.
  • He runs a side business that can be robbed by the player. By inspecting the steel door in the back of his store and threatening Chao to open it afterward, the player will find a secret poker game upstairs. There will be money on the table as well as in the safe.
  • Chao is the only gunsmith in the game who is not Caucasian.


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