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Cuidado, there are more in this town ready to fight.
Rafael Vallerino, during the Tesoro Azul gang hideout

Rafael Vallerino is a minor character featured in Red Dead Redemption.


Rafael is a member of the Federales.


Red Dead Redemption

Rafael is the federal who initiates the Tesoro Azul gang hideout. He asks Marston to help him rid the town of Banditos and to rescue his colleague, Francisco Aragon, whom the Banditos are holding hostage.

Rafael can most often be found in Chuparosa, outside the Mayor's Office. He can also be found playing Five Finger Fillet in Torquemada. However, if Marston has a bounty, Rafael will become hostile and attack him. He can also be seen in the mission The Mexican Wagon Train where he will be the convoy driver, he will be hostile.

Undead Nightmare

In Undead Nightmare, Rafael can be found defending El Matadero where he is on the roof of the house with the Maxim Gun, If the settlement is saved and Rafael survives, he will stay on the roof.

He may also spawn on the opposite building along with a Chinese worker.


Gracias, amigo. The pendejos killed two of my men and captured another. We must save him.
Rafael Vallerino asking the player save Francisco Aragon


  • Rafael appears to be the commander of the Federales in Chuparosa, as he wears a hat with a major insignia.
  • Rafael may be one of the opponents the player must defeat in order to obtain Reyes' Rebels Outfit Scrap #5.
  • After the first attempt at the Tesoro Azul hideout, he will no longer appear, but his counterpart will still be held hostage.


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