Red Dead Redemption 2 players are facing an issue where they can’t shoot their shotguns or use the lasso to hogtie enemies. Many reports are coming in regarding the issue but there are a handful of fixes you can try right now.
Rockstar Games released an update, a 3GB patch to fix some of the known issues but this one has slipped under the radar. Developers, at the time of this writing, haven’t acknowledged the problem.
In the coming days, Rockstar is expected to deal with the problem since players on both Xbox One and PS4 are facing it. So, how to fix lasso and shotgun issue in Red Ded Redemption 2?
Possible Fixes for Shotgun and Lasso Not Working
1: Press the button shoot button as hard you can (there is a risk of breaking the controller)
2: If you have a spare controller use that instead of the one you were using
3: Using Xbox One X controller with Xbox One is reportedly fixing the issue
4: Changing the button layout is another workaround to the problem
5: Switch to the Elite Xbox One controller if you have one
These are the possible fixes we have for you right now. Try them and see if these can fix your problem. Red Dead Redemption 2 is now available on PS5 and Xbox One. The game is rumored to release on PC during the fourth quarter of 2019.