Red Ape Redemption
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Apes learn to steal guns and use them whilst riding on horseback to terrifying effect. Significantly increases combat abilities

Symptoms Needed

Horseback Riding
Weapon Creation

Achievement Earned

Red Ape Redemption

Red Ape Redemption is a symptom combo exclusive to the Simian Flu DLC which gives apes the ability to steal guns and use them while riding horses. Horseback Riding and Weapon Creation are required to make this combo. Forming this combo earns the achievement Red Ape Redemption.

As its name suggests, it is a reference to the hit game Red Dead Redemption and its franchise.


In Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Koba is seen riding a horse and shooting humans on it during the final battle scene of the movie.

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