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Red Dead Redemption 2 Melee Weapons and Throwables Full List

Sure, shooting someone is all fine and dandy but there’s a wide selection of Red Dead Redemption 2 melee weapons and throwables for you to bludgeon, stab, and immolate your foes with. Below, we’ll run through every Red Dead Redemption 2 melee weapon, where to find melee weapons, as well as where to pick up certain hard-to-find throwables.

Red Dead Redemption 2 Melee Weapons – What Are They and Where to Find Them

Knives

  • Hunting Knife – Location: Found in inventory from Chapter 1
  • Jawbone Knife – Location: Complete “Test of Faith”
  • Wide-Blade Knife – Location: Beryl’s Dream Mine
  • Civil War Knife – Location: The basement of Fort Brennand
  • Antler Knife – Location: Recover from a dead bear northwest of Hanging Dog Ranch
  • Machete – Location: Purchase from any fence after Chapter 5 mission “Dear Uncle Tacitus”

Swords

  • Broken Pirate Sword – Location: On a wrecked boat south of Saint Denis’ most southern bridge

Hatchets

  • Hatchet – Location: Purchase from any fence after Chapter 5 mission “Dear Uncle Tacitus”
  • Stone Hatchet – Location: After completing GTA Online bounty from Maude and killing 25 people with the Stone Hatchet, head to the Native Burial Site in Red Dead Redemption 2.
  • Double Bit Hatchet – Location: In a tree northwest of Wallace Station
  • Rusted Double Bit Hatchet – Location: In a tree in Annesburg
  • Hewing Hatchet – Location: South shore of Moonstone Pond
  • Viking Hatchet – Location: In the tomb northeast of Beaver Hollow
  • Hunter Hatchet – Location: In a tree south of Window Rock
  • Rusted Hunter Hatcher – Location: In a tree midway between O’Creagh’s Run and Elysian Pool
  • Cleaver – Location: Purchase from any fence after Chapter 5 mission “Dear Uncle Tacitus

Red Dead Redemption 2 Throwables – What Are They and Where to Find Them

  • Tomahawk – Location: Purchase from any fence or Trapper after Chapter 2 mission “Americans at Rest”
  • Throwing Knife – Location: Purchase from any fence or Trapper after Chapter 2 mission “Paying a Social Call” (Note: Also obtained during this mission)
  • Fire Bottle – Location:  Purchase from any fence or Trapper after Chapter 3 mission “The Fire Joys of Tobacco” (Note: Also obtained during this mission)
  • Ancient Tomahawk – Location: Sticking out of a target east of the Wapiti Indian Reservation
  • Dynamite – Location:  Purchase from any fence after Chapter 1 mission “Who the Hell is Leviticus Cornwall?”