Projectiles are weapons that are thrown by the player during combat.


Projectiles are used in both Red Dead Redemption and Red Dead Revolver, with different weapons available in each game. Thrown weapons do not use ammunition, rather the player can carry a limited number of each type of thrown weapon. Some thrown weapons can be retrieved by looting a target while others cannot be retrieved once thrown.

Red Dead Revolver

In Red Dead Revolver, four weapons can be thrown:

Red Dead Redemption

Thrown weapons all occupy the same location on the upper left of the weapon selection wheel, meaning that only one is readily selectable at a time without scrolling. The following thrown weapons are available in single player and Multiplayer:


The following Trophies/Achievements can be acquired while using Projectiles:

10 gamerscoreGamerscore
Bronze bronzeBronze
Complete all Tomahawk challenges in singleplayer.

Stick and Move
10 gamerscoreGamerscore
Bronze bronzeBronze
Get 3 kills with Knives or Throwing Knives in a single competitive match.

Reeeeal Good
10 gamerscoreGamerscore
Bronze bronzeBronze
Get 25 dynamite kills with Pig Josh.

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