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Siege Black Ice is Out!

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on Tue, Feb 2, 2016 | By Rocky

FULL PRESS RELEASE FOR SIEGE BLACK ICE LONDON, UK — February 2, 2016 — Ubisoft® announce that the Operation Black Ice free update for Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six® Siege is now available on Xbox One, PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system and Windows PC.   As part of the ongoing commitment to provide new content on a regular basis for Tom Clancy’s Rainbow...

R6:Siege Netcode Explained

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on Fri, Jan 29, 2016 | By Rocky

Did you know Siege had a character orientation issue, and did you know your internet connection could be DDOS’d for $4 after playing Siege? This and more explained in this superb Rainbow Six Siege Netcode analysis video from Youtube’r BattleNonSense and the subsequent Reddit discussion. Maybe I’ve been lucky having never experienced any netcode issues with...

Siege Textures

on Fri, Jan 22, 2016 | By Rocky

Lucas Granito, Senior Technical Artist at Ubisoft explains how Substance Painter was used to successfully create the visually appealing graphics in Rainbow Six Siege. The software is not prohibitively expensive and is even available on steam. There is also a twitch channel with  live seminars covering Substance software. Game modders might also want to check out the Showcase...

JTF2 Operators Revealed

on Wed, Jan 20, 2016 | By Deosl

A user on 4chan has leaked the 2 new operators for the upcoming DLC Black Ice. The two operators are from the Canadian JTF2 unit and will feature a female defender named Frost and a male attacker named Buck. If you have the season pass they will available 2nd February and the 9th February for other players. You can view images of the operators and their loadout here: View post...

Rainbow Six Siege Bared

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on Mon, Jan 11, 2016 | By Rocky

Ubisoft will reveal the inner workings of the technology behind Rainbow Six Siege at the 2016 GDC conference in in San Francisco this March. The Game Developers Conference (GDC) is the “world’s largest and longest-running professionals-only game industry event.” Ubisoft will hold seven detailed workshops, three of which will examine the various aspects of...

4 New DLC Operators + 1 DLC Map Shown

on Mon, Jan 4, 2016 | By Deosl

Ubisoft Mexico has uploaded a different version of the season pass trailer that shows off 4 new DLC operators and the first DLC map Yacht. The Season Pass FAQ also states the release for the first DLC is 2nd February for season pass holders and 9th February for regular users.   ...

Siege Free Weekend 19th – 21st December on PC

on Fri, Dec 18, 2015 | By Deosl

Rainbow Six Siege will be free to play starting Saturday, December 19th at 12:01 AM CET and ends, December 21st, at 06:01 AM CET on PC only. If you own the game on PC, you can grant a full weekend access to up to 4 of your friends and get a 24h Renown Booster for each friend who plays. Head over to the website to claim 4 keys for your friends! ...

Here’s Why Siege’s Meta Score is Less than 80%

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on Sun, Dec 13, 2015 | By Rocky

With Rainbow Six Siege Ubisoft pulled off an all too rare feat in the game industry – a pretty successful launch across all major platforms; there were no show stopper bugs, no game stopping server issues, and no massive day 1 patch. With the final release version they also released a product with enough content to silence one of my own fears after seeing it at E3 earlier...

Siege – Knowledge Episode 1 + Siege PC Give Away

on Thu, Dec 3, 2015 | By Deosl

Hi everyone, we hope you are enjoying Siege! We are celebrating the launch of Siege with a new video series titled “Siege Knowledge” and giving away a digital Uplay PC copy of Siege! To enter, subscribe to our Youtube channel and leave a comment in the video. The winner will be announced in the next episode coming out next week. Be sure to follow us on Twitter for...

Siege Open Beta Coming!

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on Wed, Nov 18, 2015 | By Rocky

PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC gamers rejoice – you can play Rainbow Siege for FREE in the days leading up to its full retail release thanks to a new open beta running from November 25 to 29! You can pre-load it the 23rd and If you played in the closed beta you can start playing the 24th! Stay tuned on the official Siege site for information on how to get involved. ...

Siege TV Ad Campaign – Idris Elba

on Wed, Nov 18, 2015 | By Rocky

Ubisoft has released a super hyped new television campaign for Rainbow Six Siege starring no less than Idris Elba. These are high action trailers guaranteed to get some hype behind the game prior to it’s release in 2 weeks! See them all below! ...


r6 siege season pass
on Thu, Nov 12, 2015 | By Rocky

  RAINBOW SIX® SIEGE SEASON PASS Full Press Release LONDON, UK — November 12, 2015 — Today, Ubisoft® revealed details of the Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six® Siege Season Pass, a year-long premium membership featuring exclusive early and instant access to post-launch operators, a permanent boost to allow players to unlock content quicker, exclusive weapon skins, and...

Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six® Siege – Art Of Siege Edition

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on Wed, Nov 4, 2015 | By Rocky

This special edition siege book looks extremely cool, check out the video…. • Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six® Siege game • A Collector’s Box. • An Exclusive 120 page Tactical Guide, allowing you to better approach and plan your siege strategies before a mission starts. This high quality guide includes every single key element of the game – detailing each Counter...

Inside Rainbow #5 – The Spetsnaz Unit

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on Mon, Nov 2, 2015 | By Rocky

With Ubisoft’s latest Inside Rainbow installment, we get our first detailed look at the Spetsnaz Siege operators, the Russian counter-terrorism unit. Watch the video now to meet Glaz, Fuze, Kapkan and Tachanka and plan our best to use their skills next month! ...

Interview with Rainbow Six: Siege Animation Director

Interview with the Animation Director on Rainbow Six: Siege
on Mon, Oct 12, 2015 | By Rocky have just published an interview with Rainbow Six: Siege Animation Director Scott Mitchell on many aspects of the latest Rainbow Six title. They cover the destructible environment, and how this affects gameplay and tactics, and how the AI has been rebuilt from the ground up for awareness of the every changing environment, before moving on to discuss the various...

Inside Rainbow #4 – The GSG 9

on Mon, Oct 12, 2015 | By Rocky

Inside Rainbow #4 – The GSG 9 Rainbow is an elite team composed of members of the best Special Forces units from around the globe. In this new episode of Inside Rainbow, we invite you to learn more about the GSG 9 Siege operators, the German counter-terrorism unit. Follow the blog at to learn even more about I.Q., Blitz, Bandit and Jäger. ...

Siege Frames

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on Mon, Oct 5, 2015 | By Rocky

Game Debate took advantage of the Rainbow Six Siege closed beta extension to run some numbers on performance. Using a system comprising an Intel Core i5-4690K, Radeon HD 7850 XFX Ultra OC Edition with 8GB system Memory running at 1920×1080 they benchmarked perfromance at a variety of graphics settings and posted the frames per second. If you’ve not been to Game...

Siege Beta Concludes, Step Up Epsilon

on Sun, Oct 4, 2015 | By Rocky

As the Rainbow Six Siege Closed Beta draws to a close, shooter fans may be looking elsewhere for their gaming fix pending Siege’s retail release this coming December. Up steps Epsilon, a tactical shooter from Christian Allen that is currently boasting 100% recommended feedback (30 minutes gametime or greater) from its steam early access launch a few days ago.   Epsilon’s...

Siege Beta Content Revealed + T-Shirt Draw + Codes + More!

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on Fri, Sep 18, 2015 | By Rocky

It’s not long now until the Rainbow Six Siege Beta kicks off, so we have a triple treat for R6 fans. Before we reveal the treats, some breaking news – the closed beta on the 24th is being preceded by an invite only technical test on 21st of September! Watch your e-mail to see if you have been selected, then log in to uPlay and pre-load the 8Gb Siege technical...

Siege Development Update

on Wed, Sep 16, 2015 | By Deosl

In July, 10 top community members were invited to Ubisoft Montreal to give feedback on the main build of Siege. AGR-S was represented by Deosl among those invited. The development team have made several changes based on their feedback and detailed what you can customize in your custom games, read more about them here. You’ll also find a video about the visit to Ubisoft...

AGR-S PvP Footage

on Tue, Sep 15, 2015 | By Deosl

Here is our 49 minutes of exclusive Siege PvP footage courtesy of Ubisoft. This footage was recorded at the Rainbow Six studios in Ubisoft Montreal. Be sure to follow us on twitter and Youtube for Beta codes and an exclusive Rainbow Six Siege T-shirt giveaway in the near future!   ...

Art of Siege: Win a Beta Key

on Thu, Sep 10, 2015 | By Deosl

Ubisoft launched their latest interactive web service called Art of Siege. Here you can guide 5 Operators in 5 different interactive scenarios. If you manage to get 5 star ratings on all 5 scenarios, you can claim a beta key. Good luck Operator! Here’s the full press release.   LONDON, UK — September 10, 2015 — Today, Ubisoft unveiled that Art of Siege, the...

Happy Birthday Rainbow Six

on Sat, Aug 22, 2015 | By Rocky

It was exactly seventeen years ago that Rainbow Six was released to huge acclaim. Red Storm are celebrating with this reminiscent Facebook post, which has already gathered over 7,000 likes from fans of the original Rainbow Six. Happy Birthday Rainbow Six and once again, thank you Red Storm! ...