Why does Red Dead Redemption 2 look so much like these paintings?

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Red Dead Redemption 2’s open world is a beautiful place, rendered with care and exquisite attention to detail. But where does Rockstar draw its inspiration? According to its art director, the developers didn’t look to specific paintings (or movies, for that matter)…Red Dead Redemption 2 can’t avoid a connection to these paintings because it can’t […]
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