There was a small gasp of pain from Micah that nearly brought a smile to Arthur's face. The fact that Micah actually spares Arthur if he has high honor suggest that Micah has an honorable side (unlikely as it is). Black hat is an outlaw, white hat is either a bounty hunter or a fully fledged officer. Let’s fast forward all the way to ending and the epilogue that follows. i try to give you my opinion. John turns up and also confronts Dutch about leaving him for dead during the train robbery. Following Arthur’s death, the game fast forwards a few years. Sadie tries to interrupt, but Micah gets the better of her and holds her hostage. Besides the gang missions and at the end, we don't see Micah and Arthur in the same place. The next section will cover the game’s epilogue. He can either be messy, clean, or a little bit of both. 4) After Arthur's fight with Micah in the Red Dead Redemption mission, why didn't Dutch decided to kill Arthur? Notice that Micah is leading the group but he's not following any roads, so how did the O'Driscolls know where to be waiting for Morgan? He had almost been able to kill the lying bastard, after all. Micah and Dutch, for now, get away with it. Pearson reveals he met some of O'Driscolls men, but Micah is the one who set up the meeting with Colm and Micah is the one pushing for peace. By the time the credits finally stop rolling, the connection from Red Dead 1, to Read Dead Redemption 2, is completed. Dutch appears to be a broken man. My bad. Real angry. Top shelf mad. Now the gameplay reason is obvious, they don't want you to get the Legend of the East outfit as Arthur and it'd be wierd if the Armadillo plague lasted that long given that it's literally a one dirt road town. If Arthur Morgan has Low Honor, then Micah will either spit on him then shoot him in the head in one scenario or stab him in the back in another. Leave a Reply Cancel reply. By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. But things had progressed so far. I'm not 100 percent certain, more like 90-something percent that this was a very intentional, deliberate play on Micah's part. If you were dishonorable, Micah shoots you in the face. But someone also seems to have tipped off the local law about the train that Arthur, John, Charles, and Sean hit too, and that probably wasn’t Micah. In case the title wasn’t a big enough red flag for you, this is one last warning that this article unsurprisingly will be explaining the ending of Red Dead Redemption 2. Bring everyone? But he's spiteful and doesn't want to let it slip that there's a rat in Dutchs camp in case they get away and that rat can do damage in the future. Cookies help us deliver our Services. Sometime later, when the gang is based at Clemens Point, Sadie becomes dissatisfied with her job of preparing food; Arthur takes her to town to run some errands, but they are … See, Colm is clever. Arthur tries one more time to plead to Dutch that Micah … No please, bring everyone. Top shelf mad. He's a survivor after all. There's a chance that Van Der Lynde and his men massacre the O'Driscolls and the law, get Arthur and leave him empty handed. Colm knows that no good plan survives it's implementation. Dutch and Hosea had taught him revenge was fools' game but the camp rules where clear, traitors needed to be dealt with. I think the plot reason for this is that Micah has told the law that the money is still in Blackwater and has offered to send Dutch back there in exchange for money or amnesty. That only proves that Micah was working with the Pinkertons since Guarma. Required … Josiah Trelawny quietly left the gang during the Beaver Hollow Chapter after Arthur gives him his seal … Dutch appears torn on what to do. After Javier tells the group that he sees the Pinkertons coming, Micah shoots a distracted Susan in the stomach. Arthur and Sadie head to Van Hornto rescue Abigail. ITT: redemption kinos - "/tv/ - Television & Film" is 4chan's imageboard dedicated to the discussion of television and film. This always made me think Molly was working with them. Anyway, when I started game I learned by accident that Arthur was going to die and now I have almost finished the story. Only when Dutch gets both his good and bad killed, he's basically neutered himself to a deranged f*ck. Dutch is fully spiraling out of control now though, and his reckless plans effectively undoes Arthur’s work. Arthur and Sadie cannot accept that, and they storm Van Horn to rescue Abigail where she is being held by Agent Miller. He and Abigail are still struggling to shed their past, but John eventually finds decent work as a ranch hand under a new alias, Jim Milton. sorry if will be short or bad written but English is not my first language. John refuses of course. Micah Bell- Jointly killed by Dutch van der Linde and John Marston, in revenge for betraying the original gang and ultimately causing Arthur's death. The satchel, but not the full outfit and scarf. It just feels like that there was supposed to be another rat in the camp, or that Micah was ratting earlier than what is stated in game, and that Rockstar decided to just drop that part of the plot during development. A counter thought went through his head, the enlightened view he had gained over the … Micah, in his typical weasel fashion, tries to convince John to join himself and Dutch. After checking the shack, John finds the gang's collected heist score that Dutch … - This article was updated on:October 26th, 2018 GAME DEALS Get Twitch Prime For Free Right Now and get in-game items, rewards, and free games I did an update and he hasn't said it since. If the player instead chose to go for the money, Arthur, who is sick and beaten half to death, has nothing left to give. In Chapter 3, Micah ramps up his persuasion on Dutch to go back to Blackwater, an area where it's common knowledge that faces of the Van Der Lynde gang are remembered and hunted. No matter how much you might trust someone, the reasonable thing to do is go and grab it yourself. Agent Milton tells him that Micah has been two-timing the gang ever since they got back from Guarma. The three of them cut through heavy resistance, and along the way Sadie and Charles receive serious, but not life threatening injuries. At this point, if the player chose to help John, Arthur speaks on how he has essentially no regrets because he tried his best to change. Micah, in shock, tries to retaliate but John seizes the opportunity and finishes Micah off for good. Haha holy shit you're right. That's just one group and they're more like a rent-a-mafia than an actual police organisation. John is clearly there to kill Micah, and that's why Dutch is … Unless he did killed him because … As Arthur reached the road, he ducked and hid between some bushes, for now he would have to wait; as he sat there, he planned on how he was going to deal with Micah. Good write up. Press J to jump to the feed. Thanks for watching. All the cuts he gave Micah during their brawl. If you don’t want this section spoiled please stop reading here. Just hunt some iguanas on the Islands the the west of Phodes after you get the camp boat. He rescues John from imprisonment alongside Sadie, and they reunite him with Abigail (for now). Milton? PS4 my Arthur has Micah’s revolver In my 3th playthrough Micah dropped his gun to pick up another during the escape from Rhodes. I also … The two enter a standoff. Someone tipped off the law that the crew was going to hit that boat. He's not actually pushing for peace, he's just pushing for the meeting. As early as Blackwater, if not earlier. Hey, maybe even promising the law Colm and Dutch at the same time in exchange for amnesty. He’s kind of just watching while Micah and John argue, but isn’t really saying much. Dutch’s plan to spur on Eagle Flies and the Wapiti tribe against the U.S. Army succeeds, and results in Eagle Flies’ death. Real angry. "He's sick." During the events of the game, Arthur, Dutch, and Micah kill the O'Driscolls, rescuing Sadie and inadvertently setting her house ablaze. Best Red Dead Redemption 2 PC Mods You Can’t Play Without, Red Dead Redemption 2: Is There Cross Platform Play? He leaves Abigail to her fate with the Pinkertons, and escapes with the money alongside the few that are still loyal to him now. More on this fascinating theory later. I believe Micah was working for lawmen from the beginning. Arthur is really gone, and his story ends here. He wants to know the location so he can tell the bounty hunters where to wait to grab Dutch. Although John was only trying to protect innocent people at the ranch, Abigail has enough and finally leaves John with Jack in tow. What's in it for Micah? She decides to stay with the gang, vowing revenge on the O'Driscolls. The story of a thief and outlaw in a changing world. And, you see the beginnings of how Edgar Ross and the government learn of John Marston’s whereabouts, which of course kicks off the events of Red Dead Redemption 1. /r/RedDeadMysteries is dedicated to documenting, explaining and uncovering unusual content found within the Red Dead series. But see, if they talked to Pearson in Rhodes, they knew they'd be coming from that direction and on top of that hill you can see pretty much all the way down to St Denis. In the Low Honour “Save John” ending, before he shoots Arthur, Micah says “You think you’re better than me?” which I think clearly shows his motive . Micah then seizes the opportunity and kills Arthur himself. John even asks if it was a set-up because the law showed up so quickly and in force. Dutch appears torn on what to do. There are several places you could perch, especially with a Rolling Block.I also totally think this was a Micah set up and I also totally think that Dutch was already so enamoured with Micah's ideas that I do not in any way take it as a given Dutch would come for Arthur with the gang, even, unless i.e Charles and Hosea pressed him to, More posts from the reddeadmysteries community. John and Arthur escape together through the caves behind the camp. But he's a Pinkerton. Dutch finally reveals his true colors at this time. I’ve definitely been on board with Micah setting up the gang in Blackwater. Right when things are about to go really south, Pinkertons show up, which forces everyone to scatter. I think its because it would be silly if in reality the gang could have just gone to BW and picked up the buried stash and have been rich again. Blackwater was an accident in my opinion in fact how many robberies in the first chapters (like the one with Sean) go wrong? With either option, eventually it ends up with Micah and Arthur getting into a fight. It’s possible that Dutch’s guilt over what happened to Arthur, the gang, and what was about to happen to John if he didn’t do something, finally overwhelmed him. Living and dying is all there is. John thanks Dutch, and Dutch just kind of disappears into the night afterwards, leaving behind the money which Sadie and John collect. Your email address will not be published. John is shot and presumed dead, and in the meantime, Abigail was abducted by the Pinkertons from the camp. Micah's hat is white. It's why Dutch tells John Marston he's there for the same reason John is. Micah going to jail was really temporary close to that event and the sheriff may have recognized him. Easy, they told Micah where to approach from. The first time I played this mission, Colm says something about an unsavory woman as he's leaving Arthur. Colm spills the beans on the plan. Throughout this process, he runs into Uncle and Charles, who both help him build up his new property at Beecher’s Hope from a dump, into a beautiful livestock ranch. It’s left for interpretation. They are after U.S. payroll that is onboard a train. You should not proceed if you want to experience the ending for yourself, and haven’t yet. That’s it for the ending explained for Red Dead Redemption 2. Even before outing Micah as a snitch, Arthur was one of Bell's greatest adversaries. Because with how bad things are between him and Arthur, he could've decided to have his gun pointed at him, say something like "I should killed you a long time ago because you betrayed me and you wouldn't have faith in me", then kill him. As soon as the bastard opened his mouth to taunt him, Arthur spat the glob of blood into his face. It’s not 100% clear why Dutch did what he did. I liked your observation about the detail of the white and black hat. You can get the Legends of the East satchel as Arthur. She was eventually killed by Micah Bell after Arthur confronted him for ratting the gang out to the Pinkertons. Answered, Red Dead Redemption 2: How to Feed Your Horse, Gran Saga Gets New Trailers Showing The World & Elite Monster Battles, Blue Protocol Developers Reveal the Shortcut Ring, Microsoft Flight Simulator – Orbx Releases Landmarks Paris Add-On & New Screenshots of Singapore, Phantasy Star Online 2 New Genesis Gets New Screenshots & Video Showing Enemies & Streamlined UI, Phantasy Star Online 2 Shows New Graphics Coming With New Genesis, Character Creation, Fingers, & More, Red Dead Redemption 2: Ending Explained (Spoilers). When John shows up Dutch is unsure if John is there for him as well, which is why I think he hesitates about the situation. After dealing with a few disturbances from local gangs, and bounty hunters; more or less, the four of them live in peace for a while and John slowly becomes a more responsible partner and father. Colm spills the beans on the plan. "Them boys me and Pearson met with? Well, how does he even know Arthur is missing? He probably wanted to kill him but his unconditional love for him and for Arthur made him do the right thing, his initial plan, which was to murder Micah in revenge for the gang's downfall. Abigail of course, accepts. i think that Micah is ratting from chapter 2 before you free him from the jail. Turns out they got Arthur. In the … … Now, on to the mission. He also spends a lot of time trying to help Wapiti tribe leader, Rains Fall, keep his son from starting a war with the U.S. army stationed in the area. We hope that clears everything up for you and that you enjoyed the story as much as we did. It is then that Dutch emerges. You can either help John or choose to go back for the money. Arthur returns to camp to confront Micah and Dutch. Dutch longed for the days when Arthur only threw John in the lake when he was jealous. Micah is a lot of things, but in my read of him he's a lot more clever than to think Dutch will just give him a secret location he doesn't even give to Hosea. A cut of the bounty on Dutch. The gang at this point is finally split. Notice that Micah is leading the group but he's not following any roads, so how did the O'Driscolls know where to be waiting for Morgan? Yeah he only says that Micah worked for them after returning from Guarma. and that you enjoyed the story as much as we did. I also think they might have just kept that area of the map for John so the player so that the epilogue felt quite fresh and exciting. He can either have long hair or short hair as well, again, depending on how the player treats him. Micah and Arthur, blooded and bruised, not from Pinkertons but from each other. This turmoil between the two sides creates an opportunity for Dutch to go for one last score with the gang. Arthur glared at Micah's smug, yellow-teeth filled smile. Micah recoiled in shock, letting go of him by reflex as he tried to clean his vision. "What the fuck, Morgan!?" That, but I think the plot reason is the law knows the money got left behind and someone might come back for it. Arthur discovers the truth when rescuing John’s wife Abigail. Then they followed to see where Arthur would be hiding, because Micah told them he'd send Arthur off to overlook the meeting. Spoiler Warning: Obvious spoilers are obvious right? There was a post in here about a week ago about it and the more I think about it the more it seems legit. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. In a way, Dutch again deflects the blame off of himself as him shooting Micah is an indirect way of him admitting it's Micah's fault for what went down in 1899 and his only. It can be assumed that he was his father's partner-in-crime throughout his upbringing, although evidence suggests that he also ran with his brother, Amo… beautiful post! He doesn’t really say much. Dutch is gonna get angry. I always assumed he wasn't loyal from the get go, but your ideas seem to cement that, pretty cool. What he's really trying to do is convince Dutch to go down himself. Then they followed to see where Arthur would be hiding, because Micah told them he'd send Arthur off to overlook the meeting. Rated: Fiction T - English - Western/Family - Arthur Morgan, Dutch, Abigail, John Marston - Chapters: 3 - Words: 22,329 - Reviews: 38 - Favs: 95 - Follows: 119 - Updated: 2/4/2019 - Published: 12/8/2018 - id: 13142184 + - Full 3/4 1/2 Expand Tighten Next > … And when they are, they are polar opposites. The player can determine what he looks like. He can have a beard or not depending if the player decides to let his beard grow or shave it. Or maybe, it took him that long to realize that Micah was a lying piece of you know what. Dutch, the man known for his words, confesses he has nothing to say; but he helps John kill Micah and wanders off into the wilderness. 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