Rainbow Six Series News


Rainbow Six Siege Starter Edition for PC back again for $15

By John Keefer, Sep 15, 2016 10:58am PDT

It was so successful in June that Ubisoft brought it back.


"The full edition is 20$ at the Humble Bundle store! Get it there!"

- Smoochy666 see all 7 comments

Rainbow Six Patriots was cancelled in favor of Rainbow Six Siege

By David Craddock, Aug 01, 2016 1:45pm PDT

Patriots was originally slated to follow 2008's Rainbow Six Vegas 2, but a desire to go all-in on competitive multiplayer led to Siege.


"Although it wouldn't been nice to see both games, I'm really glad they made Siege. One of my ..."

- Smoochy666 see all 4 comments

Rainbow Six: Siege Season 2 DLC is Operation Dust Line

By John Keefer, Apr 22, 2016 2:10pm PDT

Not all the news out of Ubisoft is related to glitches in The Division.


"Fun game, but its hard, with all the crazy angles people can get by blowing holes in the ..."

- quazar see all 4 comments

Rainbow Six Siege on PC goes free to play this weekend

By Daniel Perez, Apr 14, 2016 8:51am PDT

Want to bust down some doors without having to spend a dime? Then you should check out Rainbow Six Siege this weekend.


"Great game, try it out now if you haven't. Easily my favorite multiplayer shooter in years."

- Hemtroll see all 6 comments

Rainbow Six Siege patch 2.1 fixes a lot of its major issues; patch notes, size, and date revealed

By Daniel Perez, Feb 11, 2016 7:54am PST

Rainbow Six Siege's latest patch will fix a lot of the game's major issues, which includes the T-Pose glitch, Blitz's head model reduction, and more.


"$60 CAD "on sale"... still not low enough to convince me to jump in ;("

- errational see all 21 comments

Rainbow Six Siege patch 2.0 introduces a bunch of new bugs

By Daniel Perez, Feb 05, 2016 7:40am PST

The patch is causing more harm than good.


"They're getting Tpose? ROFL, did they do ANY QA testing before rolling this out? That's the most ..."

- vertdang see all 5 comments

Rainbow Six Siege receives Operation Black Ice DLC for free today

By Daniel Perez, Feb 02, 2016 9:43am PST

Operation Black Ice is available across all version of Rainbow Six Siege, although Season Pass holders get first dibs with these new operators.


"I like that they are releasing the DLC for free. That's a good way to get people to keep playing ..."

- FirstPersonCooter see all 2 comments

Rainbow Six Siege launches refer-a-friend program this weekend

By Daniel Perez, Dec 18, 2015 7:11am PST

The program will only be good for this weekend, so get out there and start recruiting!


"sent. 1 left, holding on to it in case one of the above has trouble with their key. thanks everyone!"

- GrimmyD see all 61 comments

Rainbow Six Siege PC requirements revealed

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 10, 2015 9:35am PST

The time for delays is almost over, but before Rainbow Six Siege arrives, Ubisoft has issued the game's PC requirements.


Rainbow Six Siege preview: Here's the Situation

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 21, 2015 9:00am PDT

Rainbow Six Siege is quickly approaching its December release date, so Shacknews went to check up on how it's coming along. In addition to trying out PvE and PvP modes, we also got our first look at the game's single-player scenarios called Situations.


"If Vegas is the slower more tactical experience you look back on and this doesn't live up to, ..."

- MamiyaOtaru see all 6 comments

Rainbow Six Siege beta end date extended to October 4

By Daniel Perez, Sep 30, 2015 1:45pm PDT

Ubisoft has announced the closed beta for Rainbow Six Siege has been extended to October 4, allowing fans to not only get in some more time with the game, but to also give the publisher some more data and feedback.


Rainbow Six Siege trailer hits as closed beta begins tomorrow

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 23, 2015 11:09am PDT

The Rainbow Six Siege beta begins tomorrow and Ubisoft is taking today to remind everyone with a new trailer.


Gamescom 2015: Rainbow Six Siege will include Spectator Cam for 5v5 multiplayer

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 05, 2015 2:45am PDT

For those that like to sit back and watch the action, an 11th spot will be available in all Rainbow Six Siege 5v5 multiplayer sessions for a Spectator Cam.


"Nobody cared when we thought it was just CS style 5v5 MP, but when they announced Co-Op ..."

- AxeMan808 see all 4 comments

Shack Reels: Rainbow Six Siege: Terrohunt Gameplay & Interview with Andrew Witts

By Shack Staff, Jul 28, 2015 2:00pm PDT

Let's hunt some terrorists in Rainbow Six Siege! In this developer interview, we chat with Andrew Witts about the Terrohunt game mode and what we can expect from it.


"I am so fucking hyped for this. Thanks for the video. Good stuff. :D"

- Rice-Rocketeer see all 5 comments

Shacknews Showcase 07: Rocket Siege

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 27, 2015 6:00pm PDT

For this episode of Shacknews Showcase, Joe and Andrew pick up their guns with some of the developers of Rainbow Six Siege before getting into their car for a head-to-head game of Rocket League. All that, plus Chatty Asks!


"yeah, I honestly think it is going to be a great game, as long as you have some peoples to do it ..."

- staymighty see all 5 comments