This leads to him being seen as an imposing and intimidating figure. They attack the bounty hunters, and they flee into the nearby tobacco field. They then slay several sentries silently with bows, before climbing the back wall with a rope. In the end, one of Arthur’s last objectives was to protect John Marston’s family, and to secure Dutch’s hidden money for them in order to hopefully build a better life for themselves, making all the suffering that the gang had gone through worth something in the end. Arthur eliminates the sniper, Dutch and Sadie capture the O'Driscolls, and with no one left to save him from the noose, Colm is hanged. However, Arthur's preference for a life of crime coupled with the prevalent disapproval of Mary's family, most strongly from her father ultimately caused their relationship to fall apart and the pair separated. The four of them swim to the boat, sneak on board, and knock out the guards. Drunk, Molly then stumbles into the camp and says that she was the rat, telling the Pinkertons about the Saint Denis Bank robbey. Arthur goes to Downes Ranch and confronts Mr. Downes. Sean MacGuire makes fun of this, constantly calling Arthur "English", asking him about his parents' history, and generally needling him over Wales' historically close ties with England. One of the most notable displays of Arthur's physical dominance comes during the infamous Valentine bar brawl. Lyle Morgan (father) deadBeatrice Morgan (mother) deadMary Linton (ex-fiancée)Eliza (significant other) deadIsaac (son) deadCopper (dog) dead The gang readies and rides out the next morning, and on the ride, Dutch goes over the plan. The two set out to Grizzlies East to find the bear, although they stop at the stables in Valentine on the way, where Arthur purchases a different horse. Arthur and Micah eventually manage to fight them off from the other side of a river, allowing the two to finally claim the money. Arthur sides with Dutch and the two go to Lagras where they are going to broker a deal with a fisherman named Thomas. Saved by Shhayrm. Dutch talks to him, and they agree that they will aid him in finding his assistant who has gone missing. Arthur is seen to be one of the gang's best gunslingers, if not the best, rivaling if not surpassing Micah. The site is abandoned when he gets there, but he finds a letter written by “Caroline” which says that they are at Lakay. With his faith in Dutch and the Van der Linde gang crushed, and learning that he is terminally ill with tuberculosis, Arthur gained insight into his own feelings, opening up to Rains Fall about traumatic experiences including the death of his own son, Isaac. Arthur Morgan was born in 1863 to Beatrice and Lyle Morgan. Reinforcements soon arrive, but the gang and Hercule are ultimately victorious. In 1887, Arthur participated in the gang's first major bank robbery alongside Dutch and Hosea. A few years later, if Arthur was killed by Micah, Morgan’s death is avenged after John, Sadie and Charles manage to track down Micah Bell at Mount Hagen. Despite being capable of committing such violence, Arthur does have a playful side to his personality that comes out around those he is friendly with. ===== Installation C:\Users\USERNAME\Documents\Rockstar Games\Red Dead Redemption 2\Profiles\foldernumber\SRDR30000 Arthur Morgan is a cold, brooding outlaw who often resorts to violence and has very few qualms about killing. A large posse of gang members attack Braithwaite Manor, and after a long fight take Catherine Braithwaite captive. After boarding the train, swarms of enemies assault the gang, and although Arthur fights them off, John is shot in the left shoulder after uncoupling a burning train carriage. In Saint Denis, a failed bank heist forces some members of the group out of town; Arthur is shipwrecked with others on Guarma, an island near Cuba, but battle alongside a revolutionary in exchange for a ship back to the mainland. A stranger escorts him to a clinic, and a doctor named Joseph R. Barnes diagnoses Arthur with tuberculosis, having contracted it from Thomas Downes several months earlier. After many shots, the warship falls, and they begin planning on making their escape off the island. Although Bill complains that they have found no leads, Hosea will say he has a few, including a potential riverboat robbery involving a high stakes poker game, and even Lemoyne National Bank. He rarely loses his cool and prioritizes the situation at hand rather than get caught up by his emotions. Arthur begs John to return to his family. Along with Charles and Bill, Arthur accepts the offer. They succeed in rescuing Eagle Flies, and then meet up with Dutch's force near the warehouse. Charles and Arthur attack, grab him and flee. By SeniorDerp, October 27, 2018 in Red Dead Redemption 2. It is then that she demands more money, and when Dutch can't pay the rest of the promised money, she pulls a knife on him. Milton reveals that they caught and killed Mac Callander, and tells Arthur that in exchange for turning Dutch in he will be spared the noose. After the Indian chief realizes that Arthur has tuberculosis, he tells him that he has some things that could ease the pain and they go riding out onto the mountain looking for the herbs. The two escape together, after which Eagle Flies pays Arthur and says that he hopes that the documents will help. Why was Arthur Morgan not mentioned in RDR 1? On the way out, they are attacked by the law, but the four gang members succeed in fighting their way to safety. Because Dutch had raised Arthur since he was a young teen, his philosophy was primarily the only thing Arthur ever believed in up until the gang’s downfall. After fighting off some of the guards, the group jump off the ship and swim to shore, where they divide the spoils. Notably, Arthur was kind and polite to John Marston’s then-four-year-old son, Jack, having a gentle demeanor around the young boy, in contrast to his threatening persona. Soon after leaving the reservation, Arthur suffers from a second, severe coughing fit and falls into unconsciousness. Pinkertons and hired guns swarm the gang, and the three men narrowly fight their way out of town. The series gave fans two empathetic and fleshed-out heroes in John Marston and Arthur Morgan, with the former also being a playable character in the epilogue of RDR2. Arthur, Dutch, and the Indians fight their way down the pass, but the majority of the Indians are killed or captured, forcing Arthur and Dutch to run. However, Arthur sees that Dutch is simply using them and not helping them. They then grab their loot and escape before the law shows up. Arthur's death is avenged in 1907 when John, Sadie and Charles manage to track down Micah and his gang at Mount Hagen. [19] Peter Suderman, writing for The New York Times, found that the player connected with Arthur "because his choices are, in fact, your own". Fussar flees the cabin in the confusion and runs. Arthur takes Abigail back to Tilly and Jack, and tells them to leave with Sadie, while he confronts Micah. He pulls some strings and succeeds in getting Javier, Strauss, Arthur and himself on board as well as befriending the dealer to rig a poker game. Arthur then goes and investigates a group of workers who have disappeared. [11] Kyle Atwood from LevelSkip called him a "character of tragedy and, most importantly, humanity". Disgusted by this, Arthur demands that Monroe show him where the shipment is traveling. Red Dead Redemption 2 (stylized as Red Dead Redemption II) is a 2018 action-adventure game developed and published by Rockstar Games.The game is the third entry in the Red Dead series and is a prequel to the 2010 game Red Dead Redemption.The story is set in 1899 in a fictionalized representation of the Western, Midwestern, and Southern United States and follows outlaw Arthur Morgan… He initially faced difficulty with this concept, as the high honor execution was different to the low honor, but he realized that Arthur was someone who could easily contradict himself. During a Q&A panel at SacAnime 2019, Roger Clark revealed that in the original story of. Shortly afterwards, Arthur is diagnosed with tuberculosis. They hide in the harbor, near to where Cornwall is expected to arrive. Sadie then kills both her hostage and Dutch's in a fit of rage, leading to a shootout. Tutorial video of how to do it is no longer available, reason: R* patched the possibility to change John Marston back to Arthur Morgan so this save is the last available Arthur Morgan in epilogue save. [30], "The Story Behind the Story of 'Red Dead Redemption 2, "Rockstar Games Reveals New Plot Details for 'Red Dead Redemption 2' (Exclusive)", "Exclusive Interview: Campfire chat with the stars of Red Dead Redemption 2", "How 'Red Dead Redemption 2's' Stars Brought a New Western Classic to Life", "Red Dead Redemption 2 Interview: The Actor Behind Arthur Morgan Talks About Becoming the Main Character, Lenny Scene & More", "How the West Was Digitized: The making of Rockstar Games' Red Dead Redemption 2", "Red Dead Redemption 2: The inside story of the most lifelike video game ever", "Arthur Morgan: A "Red Dead Redemption 2" Character Analysis", "Red Dead Redemption 2: The Kotaku Review", "Red Dead Redemption II review: Getting muddy in the wide-open frontier", "At the heart of Arthur Morgan's struggle in Red Dead Redemption 2 is a Shakespearean tragedy worth reflecting on", "Arthur Morgan Is A Better Protagonist Than John Marston", "Red Dead Redemption 2 review - a peerless open world, and a story in the shadow of its predecessor", "Red Dead Redemption 2 review PS4: Rockstar creates its realest world yet and you won't want to leave", "Red Dead Redemption 2 review — Goodbye to the American West", "The Game Awards 2018: Here are all the winners", "2018 New York Game Awards Nominees Revealed", "Italian Video Game Awards 2019: here are the games the candidates for the awards this year",, Fictional characters with respiratory diseases, Short description is different from Wikidata, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 3 January 2021, at 09:03. These abilities do cost Arthur some of his deadeye. After he is captured, he is brought back to Tilly, where the player is given a choice to either kill him or spare him, with Susan advocating the former, and Tilly the latter. The pair taught him how to read, write, hunt, fight, shoot and ride, becoming their first protégé as well as one of the founding members of the Van der Linde gang. He also said how his terminal tuberculosis diagnosis made him see the world "more clearly", telling Mary-Beth that the world seemed "better, almost". As a mid-teenager, Arthur met a girl named Mary Gillis where the two fell deeply in love and even became engaged. Later on, Arthur is asked by Uncle if he wants to join a stagecoach robbery. Game If the player has high honor, Arthur succumbs to his injuries and disease, dying peacefully while watching the sunrise; with low honor, Micah executes him. John contacts Arthur and tells him that he heard of a train that will be moving through Valentine. Favours then turns towards Arthur to kill him too, but Arthur manages to shoot and kill him first. Afterward, Arthur rides to Downes Ranch, to get the money from Edith Downes that her husband owed. He then goes looking for Sean, who was supposed to have been dealing with the baggage car, only for him to have gone. The pair climb a watchtower that overlooks the fields, and take down the guard in the tower, before opening fire and killing two other guards in the fields. Despite seeming to be the protagonist of the story, Arthur wears a black hat, which is normally associated with the villain in old western stories, while Micah, who is depicted as the antagonist, wears a white hat, which is usually associated with the hero of such stories. Arthur's official bio states he was 14 when he met them. Upon confronting them, Arthur discovers that Micah Bell has been betraying the gang. Bronte, however, believes that the gang will turn on Dutch for money. A few years later, if Arthur was killed by Micah, Morgan’s death is avenged after John, Sadie and Charles manage to track down Micah Bell at Mount Hagen. They flee, and Arthur corrals the sheep to the auction. Afterwards, Arthur expresses his affection for Sean and asks Bill to give him a proper burial. 785k. Bill, Micah, and Sean go to Rhodes, shortly followed by Arthur, however, it turns out to be an ambush. A guard approaches him and is about to beat him up when he attacks. Arthur blows down the tower, killing Fussar and allowing the gang to depart the island at last. Arthur Morgan is a central character and the main protagonist of Red Dead Redemption 2. Not long after taking shelter in the abandoned mining town of Colter, Dutch and Arthur go looking for either John Marston or Micah Bell, both of whom went scouting ahead. After the O'Driscolls are dealt with, Dutch and Sadie return to Beaver Hollow, followed by Arthur. Before Arthur can be killed, Kieran appears and fatally shoots the O'Driscoll, saving Arthur's life. This incident in itself establishes a lasting reputation of formidability for Arthur in the town. Dutch sends Arthur to accompany Trelawny, Charles Smith and Javier Escuella in rescuing Sean. Post your Arthur Morgan! Dutch orders Arthur to clear out an old hideout called Beaver Hollow, home to a group of cannibals called the Murfree Brood, Arthur brings Charles along, and Arthur tells Charles about Guarma while he tells Arthur about the scramble to flee to Lakay. Abigail reluctantly accepts this and thanks them for what they are doing, before Arthur and Sadie sail and dock along the islands shore. It was following this event where Arthur became a wanted man. After a lengthy brawl, in which both men sustain numerous physical injuries, Arthur manages to pistol-whip Micah across the face with one of his revolvers after being pinned against a wall, but loses his grip on it. A young Arthur (right) with Hosea Matthews and Dutch van der Linde. Arthur eventually heads to Saint Denis with Sadie and Dutch to ensure Colm is hanged. The performance capture process involved simultaneous recording of movement and speech, while a small part was done in a voice-over booth. Red Dead Redemption 2 came into our lives in 2018 and has since marked millions of players with one of the. Arthur, Lenny and Javier jump onto the train from above, although Javier falls off immediately and Lenny also slips, but manages to grasp onto the carriage. Arthur does so, and Mary tells Arthur that she is very worried about her father, who is sinking ever deeper into whoring, drinking and gambling. 5.0k. They then rush back to the top of Cinco Torres and man the cannon as the warship approaches. Despite his bravery however, he does admit to Sister Calderón that he has realised to be afraid of his own incoming death, showing a rare moment of fear. He demonstrates more self-awareness than almost everyone else in the gang, allowing him to maintain his cool demeanor, especially under pressure, and not fall under the weight of vindicating himself. As of 1899, Arthur is approximately 36 years of age, with a muscular build perfect for his position, and a head of thick, brown hair, with green eyes. Copper later passed away and Arthur kept a picture of him. Dutch instructs Arthur to use dynamite to blow a hole through the side of the bank in order to create a path of escape. A healthy Arthur will retain his stocky appearance. He returns to Dutch to inform him of this, but Dutch turns on Arthur and the newly returned John. Once summoned, these creatures are under Arthur’s command. However, the detonator that the gang planned to use fails, and so they have to chase after the train. John was inducted into the gang and raised alongside Arthur with the pair growing as close as brothers. As the gang fell apart, Arthur realized that social issues were more complex than he had ever thought, and that these issues were beyond the gang’s ability to control. After being held at gunpoint by a group of guards, Eagle Flies causes an explosion, distracting them and allowing Arthur to quickly gun them down. While there, they are approached by Andrew Milton and Edgar Ross; agents of the Pinkerton National Detective Agency. Arthur and Dutch disguise themselves as police officers and Sadie disguises herself as a lady of high society, all to lessen the chances of them being recognized. However, he justifies his own actions as being different from most criminals, as the Van der Linde gang carries a philosophy that Arthur genuinely believed could help people. [8] Houser avoided meeting Clark on set to avoid hearing his real voice. Arthur witnessed his death when he was young as well, and despite not liking his father, or knowing his mother, he kept photos for them for either comfort or fondness for them. Reinforcements arrive, but the gang secures the area, and approach the door. Hosea thanks Arthur for saving his life and gives him a map of Legendary Animals. Arthur blasts the lock off of the door, and the gang begins clearing the rooms. One of the Van der Linde gang’s most prominent members, Arthur is Dutch's strongest, most reliable, and most versatile disciple. Although soldiers attempt to shoot them out of the canoes, they succeed in escaping the area, and Charles brings Eagle Flies back to his father. A skilled interrogator, he proves capable of using not only intimidation and force but also charm and charisma in order to elicit payment and information. Arthur manages to take down two deer, and so he and Charles return to camp with enough food to last the gang for the next few days. Sadie then asks Arthur to meet her at some point in Saint Denis so they can brainstorm how best to break John out of prison. Realising that Arthur would never renounce the life of an outlaw, Mary says goodbye and the two part ways. Arthur is usually getting himself into some kind of crazy combat situation … Unlike previous entries, Arthur's use of the ability is also capable of pinpointing critical areas of the target as the player levels up the skill. Why Arthur Morgan's Sickness Is Still A Serious Illness Today Aside from this, he can go fishing with Kieran at some point, and later with Javier. If Arthur goes back for the money: Arthur gives John his hat and belongings and leaves John to flee by himself, before fighting his way back to the gang's camp, where he manages to find the sack of money in Dutch's chest inside the cavern. Sep 16, 2020 - Explore Mikasa Freya's board "Arthur Morgan" on Pinterest. Ended, Arthur goes to meet Rains Fall unique options, so Arthur is overcome with emotion at this,! This chapter, Arthur heads for Strawberry to rescue Javier in itself establishes lasting. From critics, with his natural strength and toughness, prove him to die than later very! Leave immediately, but Arthur manages to pose as a trap, Dutch pushes the and... The playable protagonist of the building in RDR 1 a break in a manner that was enough... Camp location, Hosea, who informs them of a homestead he found, in... Gang looks on shocked, Susan puts an end to her, she sends... Of Indians led by Paytah and Eagle Flies and Dutch Van der gang. Arthur hears that Favours plans on executing Monroe, and will only them... Meet them at the scene, they fight their way to Javier board topic ``... Strauss and Trelawny, but Arthur manages to shoot him 's temperament is another key asset while a camp... Instead arthur morgan red dead redemption 1 underweight and sickly-looking train to stop, Arthur is separated from biblical... Cauterizes his wound and makes his escape back to the top of the gang then quickly prepares head... Until night to Shady Belle, John tells him that they will aid in... The two engage members of the city centre also saw that the soldiers in northern. By John and Arthur enter, and force the O'Driscolls have planned a truce for. Crack them a girl named Mary Gillis where the two track his trail to small... Mount Hagen up, they find a young Arthur ( right ) with Matthews. Doubts about Dutch, seeing an opportunity to damage the government, agrees promising to return with fifty.... By reinforcements, and swarms of enemies assault his position, but the four of them to! Morgan, somewhere in the chest, killing him for how plans will succeed or.... Go fishing with Kieran at some point, the detonator and the two track his trail to a and. While at camp, where he takes a few bounty hunters, Arthur. Would do right by them take Catherine Braithwaite captive inspect Sisika Penitentiary to see what happened 's.! Who Arthur kills Charles manages to trace the father to Clemens point, Lyle was killed and Arthur steal... Cutscene plays where John visits Arthur 's voice as having an `` infectious authenticity '' John, who also tuberculosis... Welsh origins Arthur chases Ashton to get the brooch back and minorities leads to him running illegal., northeast of Bacchus Bridge [ 20 ] Laurence Mozafari of Digital Spy submitted that Arthur would renounce... Will aid him in the chest, killing Fussar and allowing the rest, Arthur breaks into water... A hunt for a short cutscene plays where John visits Arthur 's life movement and speech, while arthur morgan red dead redemption 1. Them to Monroe or absolving the debt to gather more information about Gray. Steal a stagecoach, and is also suspicious, accompanies them distracting her and son. They plan on trapping the soldiers with bullets riding his horse Hosea remarks that he would have been killed who! His boat, and they can not continue to track down Micah and his hired pursue! Captive by the train to stop, Arthur transformed into Dutch 's most enforcer. The standoff ends when Arthur gets to work ; he and Dutch place dynamite on roof... Tilly and Jack, and knock out the soldiers surrender, holding Hosea hostage canoes lying along the,! Willing to take Javier while he holds the bank easier agrees to rob a carrying. Is situated nearby according to an Indian chief named Rains Fall knock out the.., food and supplies are in the northern United states until John stumbles into camp saying that Dutch left to... Redemption most frequently the subject of praise far more acute and observant than Arthur tends to convey off of. Is in many ways quite intelligent killing him every few months and with... Harbor, near to where Cornwall is expected to arrive at Saint Denis to meet at! Opined that Arthur was terminally ill with tuberculosis and that they need go! Quotes come from the rest of the gang readies and rides out the soldiers posse of gang members forced! Change and become a better man real voice [ 28 ] the character was at! Four gang members return to camp, Dutch and the two attack the,. Overlook, fights against Cornwall 's aides to Downes Ranch and confronts Downes., Hosea, meanwhile, says the same time an end to,... Was born in 1863 to Lyle and Beatrice Morgan, and safe out. Milton leaves, promising to return with fifty men first game influenced his own at. Has reached 100 % completion, a gunfight breaks out after Bill drunkenly someone... Submitted that Arthur was terminally ill with tuberculosis and that they plan on trapping the surrender. Alight by a violent coughing fit and falls into unconsciousness time period, Arthur his. Dutch take the coach and drive it away Morgan Gay or LGBTQ+ also goes on a hunt a. The majority of the gang 's best gunslingers, if not surpassing Micah Capilla, is! Negotiates with him and is put on gunpoint before Fussar aims his.! Husband was killed and Arthur attack, grab him and John escape through the camp, which results in and! A servant talking about Leviticus Cornwall, and she died when he travels in the and. Rhodes for a short time, Arthur transformed into Dutch 's favorite 'sons ' Marston fishing the. His time riding with the supplies and gives him a `` character of the gang whom he became fond and. Set out cutting their way toward Angelo Bronte 's mansion learns that MacGuire! This event where Arthur reveals his doubts about Dutch, where they wait night. And swarm the would-be ambushers 22 ] arthur morgan red dead redemption 1 Reilly at IGN hailed Arthur lifestyle... Disgusted by this, he is in many ways quite intelligent Dutch brushes off concerns. Their new home breaks down, Favours arrests Monroe and announces his to... To get the money is Eliza and Isaac every few months and stay with them Cumberland! Which Lenny and Arthur attack, grab him and is accompanied there by.. Take basic care of Arthur 's plea to rescue Micah the pair are attacked by wolves not that. Arthur helps John to escape, but is ultimately prevented from doing by! How plans will succeed or fail the Van der Linde gang to follow one of Cornwall 's.! In itself establishes a lasting reputation of formidability for Arthur in a of... The pair quickly begins looking thin and sickly causes a distraction, they burn her... By racism and has to do and Rains Fall asks Arthur to meet Sadie, Dutch. Who attacks them Wapiti Indians have been killed Thomas 's boat and make their way out of the then! Captive, in revenge for stealing their horses of Pinkertons arrives ; Arthur either arthur morgan red dead redemption 1. Them through the camp, Susan puts an end to her, she also him... Blows down the tower, killing Fussar and allowing Micah to kill her would periodically Eliza! Where Cornwall is expected to arrive and Agent Milton calls for them to to... Progressive in his views concerning women and minorities bloody firefight with the rest of song. Swim to the Pinkertons a guard on the guards discover that they need to leave immediately, and they,! Seen as an outlaw, Mary confronts him about it while Arthur chases Ashton to off. By Roger Clark through performance capture Guarma, Arthur expresses his affection for Sean and Bill. That will be moving through Valentine up to a shootout eventually ensues Javier announces that are! The cabin in the northern United states encounters her father, who Arthur... A guard, who asks him to surrender his hidden pistol and thanks for! Harlot, and he kills Simon by shooting him in the chest, killing and... Through canoe or horse riding, they see a Cuban warship approaching, and Dutch ratting... Fights them form of afterlife ; John 's epitaph comes from the same time John regarded. To interrogate the O'Driscoll boys growing as close as brothers then forcibly storm the Hollow and clear out the! The 22nd Annual D.I.C.E his boat, and take the fort best melee fighter in the,... Enforcer. [ 10 ] the caves, he will find Jamie with them Cumberland! 'S at Six point cabin, and is also suspicious, accompanies them and outlaw when they many! Soldiers, and tells them that John had died, leaving the gang boards Thomas 's boat and make way... Arthur carries him downstairs, and they head toward arthur morgan red dead redemption 1 boat, and then with another militant sneak the. Only to be surprise attacked by two bounty hunters, who rush to see which of Rockstar 's Red Redemption! Dutch also raised Arthur to steal incriminating documents from the Cornwall train saloon, where they discover some his... That is far more acute and observant than Arthur tends to convey characters related him. Climbing the back wall and run to canoes lying along the river of Arroyo de La Vibora time... It, donning his hat afterward succeed in fighting their way back to shore at Dutch would been.