Anthony Foreman RDR2: Should You Kill or Spare Anthony Foreman?

Red Dead Redemption 2 has a lot of choices that you have to make while playing its story mode and as well as the online mode. Your one choice can have many actions depending on what option you choose. One of these choices is to Kill or Spare Anthony Foreman in RDR2, this choice comes in while playing the main story as Arthur Morgan.

1. Who is Anthony Foreman?

Anthony Foreman, who made his first appearance in Valentine while Arthur was searching for Tilly and Foreman was the one holding her and harassing her because she belonged to the Foreman Brothers gang before joining Arthur. This won’t be the last time that Arthur would cross paths with Foreman in the story, as he comes back to kidnap Tilly again when the gang was visiting Shady Belle.

Anthony Foreman RDR2: Should You Kill or Spare Anthony Foreman?
Anthony Foreman RDR2

As Foreman kidnaps Tilly, Arthur and Susan Grimshaw come together to find her, they trace their location to Radley’s House, you can find Anthony here in Red Dead Redemption online mode, it is located near Scarlett Meadows.

After they find Foreman’s location, Arthur and Susan a kills few members of the Foreman gang and then chase Anthony on a horse, after some time Arthur takes Foreman hostage and brings him in front of Tilly, here is where Susan give players the hard choice of either sparing Anthony Foreman or Kill him.

2. Should you Kill or Spare Anthony Foreman in RDR2?

Susan tells Arthur that he can choose to kill Foreman or spare him. Adding that she’d like him to be killed while Tilly would prefer otherwise. So now the question what will you do Should you Kill or Spare Anthony Foreman? Let’s find out what will happen.

Anthony Foreman RDR2: Should You Kill or Spare Anthony Foreman?
Kill or Spare Anthony Foreman in RDR2

I. What Happens If you Choose to Kill Him?

Choosing to kill Anthony, will take players to a cutscene where Arthur stabs Foreman in the gut saying,

Sorry, partner…we can’t take no chances with the likes of you.


II. What Happens If you Choose to Spare Him?

If you choose to spare Anthony Foreman, there is a cutscene where Arthur cuts his bonds and set him free to go his way with simple, “Get Out of Here”. After this Anthony returns again after 8 years, it is when the player now play as John Martson.

As Anthony returns after all this time, the players are playing as John now, who has a bounty for him for $85, the term for the bounty was to capture Foreman alive. As the story continues, John heads to Saint Denis’s Doyle Tavern, a watering hole where Foreman now lives in 1907. Foreman immediately runs after seeing John, making players chase him for a while on a horseback through the streets of Saint Denis, after the players catch him John takes him to Saint Denis’s Police department, where they remember memories of Arthur and Susan Grimshaw.

Anthony Foreman RDR2: Should You Kill or Spare Anthony Foreman?
Sparing Anthony Foreman in RDR2 | Fandom

3. Verdict

If I were to choose to Kill or Spare Anthony Foreman, I would’ve chosen to spare him because I do want to explore the further storyline and see what happens with Foreman.

As we all saw that we get to play as John Martson after you choose to spare Anthony and John has a bounty for him to catch him alive and take him to the police. If you choose to kill him, the story doesn’t go further than that, so personally I would suggest you guys to explore the alternate ending as well and Rockstar ending the game with players playing as John Martson, Do you think they are teasing the new Red Dead Redemption game with him as the lead?

So what choice did you guys make for Anthony Foreman? Did you guys Spare him and explored more of the story or did you guys kill him? Do let us know!

4. About Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2 is an action adventure game, developed and published by Rockstar Games. The game is the third installment in the Red Dead series. The story is set in 1899 and follows criminal Arthur Morgan. He is a member of the Van der Linde gang, across a fictitious portrayal of the Western, Midwestern, and Southern United States. The Game is playable both in the First Person and Third Person perspective. RDR2 is available on Playstation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows, and Stadia. 

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