Shep Thomas is a Multiplayer character featured in Red Dead Redemption.


Shep Thomas is one of the Cattle Rustlers characters that can be selected in the Outfitter. His character model is unlocked upon reaching Multiplayer Level 36.


  • "You better not be a cry-baby; I hate cry-babies!"
  • "Get in line, you bastards, I'm killin' everybody!"
  • "I smell ya bitch, you in heat?"
  • "I'm a coyote, hungry for some rabbit - come here, rabbit!"
  • "Woo wee! Who wants a bullet up their butt?"
  • "Who wants a hole in their head? Come on, it'll be fun!"
  • "Gonna get me some scalps today! Woooo!"
  • "Let's dance, Turkey-Lurkey."
  • "I got a hot bullet aimed straight for your heart, sunshine!"
  • "Whoop dee doo! I see you!"
  • Time to pluck your wings, little rooster!


  • He uses the same character model as Harry Dobbing, a member of the Bollard Twins Gang in singleplayer.
  • Shep Thomas closely resembles one of the "Fast Hands" characters featured in Red Dead Redemption: Gunslingers.
  • Shep is the only multiplayer character to wear an eye patch. Another character that has an eye patch is Ugly Chris, though he is only added with the Legends and Killers DLC.
  • Besides his hat, Shep seems to share the same outfit as Raudel Diaz, albeit with different colours.
  • If looked at closely, a faint eye can be seen painted on his eyepatch.
  • Shep's name is likely a nod to one of the programmers, Tom Shepherd, with Tom being a shortened form of Thomas, and Shep being a shortened form of Shepherd.
  • Shep Thomas has the same voice actor as the multiplayer announcer, Bert Pence.


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