Wrangle double XP in Red Dead Redemption multiplayer this weekend

Once again, the time has come for you to take your lowly cowpoke in Red Dead Redemption's multiplayer and turn him into the king of the range. This weekend, the game's online component will reward players with twice the standard rate of XP in celebration of the new "Liars and Cheats" DLC pack.

The thing is, if we're supposed to be celebrating liars and cheats, how certain can we be that we're actually going to earn double XP? The setup promotion kicked off earlier today and will run until 11:59PM ET Sunday. Go get yourself some experience bucks, buckaroo! Go on -- you take the first step through those saloon doors ...

This article was originally published on Joystiq.