Inside Rainbow #4 – The GSG 9
Oct12

Inside Rainbow #4 – The GSG 9

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 rainbow6.com/blog to learn even more about I.Q., Blitz, Bandit and...

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Siege Frames
Oct05

Siege Frames

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 Debate before, it’s a pretty slick operation that...

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Siege Beta Concludes, Step Up Epsilon
Oct04

Siege Beta Concludes, Step Up Epsilon

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 gameplay is based on squad based tactics, with...

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Siege Beta Content Revealed + T-Shirt Draw + Codes + More!
Sep18

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

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 test! CLOSED SIEGE BETA CONTENT Firstly we are revealing the...

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Siege Development Update
Sep16

Siege Development Update

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...

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AGR-S PvP Footage
Sep15

AGR-S PvP Footage

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!...

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Art of Siege: Win a Beta Key
Sep10

Art of Siege: Win a Beta Key

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 first community facility to learn, master and discuss the...

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Happy 16th Birthday Rogue Spear!
Aug31

Happy 16th Birthday Rogue Spear!

Exactly 16 years ago 31st August 1999, Rogue Spear was released on PC in North America. Happy Birthday to Rogue Spear and thank you so much for the lovely memories Red storm!

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XBox Achievements Siege Interview
Aug22

XBox Achievements Siege Interview

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Happy Birthday Rainbow Six
Aug22

Happy Birthday Rainbow Six

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...

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December Doom For Rainbow Six Siege?
Aug21

December Doom For Rainbow Six Siege?

Podcast Unlocked take a look at the potential for disaster as Ubisoft announce R6:Siege is delayed to December 2015.

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Rainbow Six Siege Delayed
Aug18

Rainbow Six Siege Delayed

Breaking news, Ubisoft has announced the following. Rainbow Six Siege has been delayed until the 1st December 2015. The game will be pushed back nearly two months with the original date being the 13th October. The beta will go ahead as planned on the 24th September. Read more about the decision at the Ubisoft blog

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Behind The Wall #4 Competition
Aug14

Behind The Wall #4 Competition

Ubisoft has released the latest Behind the Wall #4 which focuses on the competitive aspects of Siege.

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Rainbow Six Prototype For Gamescube
Aug13

Rainbow Six Prototype For Gamescube

Doing some research on Rainbow Six history, we uncovered a forgotten Rainbow Six prototype for the Nintendo Gamecube back in the year 2000. Check out our latest video!

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Siege Livestream From Gamescom *Updated with Chapters*!
Aug07

Siege Livestream From Gamescom *Updated with Chapters*!

Ubisoft and ESL will be hosting a Livestream for Siege at Gamescom on Saturday 16:00 CET. You’ll see 4 teams consisting of Youtubers, R6 vets, Top Siege Alpha EU and German players competing against each other. They will also show off the recently announced spectator cam for the first time. You can catch the Livestream on Ubisoft’s Twitch channel. UPDATE – BOOKMARKS Here’s the all important bookmarks on the off...

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Rainbow Six Siege Spectator Camera
Aug05

Rainbow Six Siege Spectator Camera

Ubisoft has finally announced their spectator camera in a new walkthrough video. This feature will push the e-sport aspect of Siege making it easier for viewers to understand what is going on. The spectator camera will be available for PC gamers at launch to beta test and it will be available on consoles in early...

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Road To Montreal With AGR-S
Jul30

Road To Montreal With AGR-S

Here’s our recap of Deosl’s experience at Ubisoft Montreal playing the latest build of Rainbow Six Siege. You’ll also see some exclusive COOP gameplay on the Consulate map with realistic setting. Be sure to follow us on twitter for future give away of closed beta keys and exclusive Rainbow Six Siege t-shirts! As you will see in the video, we had full access to all the maps, all the siege operators, and all the...

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Rainbow Siege Live Twitch Breakdown
Jul17

Rainbow Siege Live Twitch Breakdown

It was exactly a year ago today that Twitch hosted a successful Ubisoft live stream for Rainbow Six Siege, and today they ran a brand new live stream ending with an awesome Developer v Fans match featuring none other than our very own Deosl. This was a great live stream with some great action and a real chance for gamers to get a look at how Rainbow Six Siege plays out in a 5 v 5 match. Here’s our recording of the live stream,...

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Rainbow Six Siege Closed Beta Keys
Jul16

Rainbow Six Siege Closed Beta Keys

Don’t be left out; get in early, learn the maps, pick your favourite operator and get ahead of the masses with a beta access key activated on the 24th of September 2015. To maximise your chances, we are listing everywhere you can enter for a free Siege Beta Code. Remember that at the moment the only way to get GUARANTEED BETA ACCESS is to pre-purchase the game. Okay, here it is, a constantly updated list of every opportunity to...

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AGR-S At Ubisoft Montreal
Jul14

AGR-S At Ubisoft Montreal

We are delighted to announce that Deosl has been invited to the Ubisoft Montreal studio where they are developing Rainbow Six Siege. We’ll be playtesting Siege, talking to the developers and having a community stream with brand new content! The stream will take place on Friday the 17th of July at twitch.tv/rainbow6 from 1400 – 1600 EDT.Make sure to follow rainbow6 on twitch or RSVP on Facebook. You can read about who are...

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Rainbow Six Patriots The Forgotten Game
Jul09

Rainbow Six Patriots The Forgotten Game

We check out what Patriots could have been, snippets of rare images and why it was ultimately canceled in our latest feature. Read the article here  

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Siege Operator Skins In Raven Shield
Jul07

Siege Operator Skins In Raven Shield

The very talented modder Akpin who has made several skin mods for Raven Shield over the years has released a new Siege Operator skin pack based on the Closed Alpha. So if you are impatient to play Siege, this is the closest you’ll get! You can download the pack here at...

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AGR-S E3 2015 Report
Jul03

AGR-S E3 2015 Report

Apologies for our inactivity after e3, but we are back and up to speed after a little vacation! We’re pleased to share our experience at e3 courtesy of Ubisoft. Read more about our experience at e3 and our hands-on with R6 Siege here 

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The Siege Games Announcement US
Jul03

The Siege Games Announcement US

Ubisoft have announced The Siege Games which allows US-based Beta players and people who play Siege at certain upcoming events to participate at a tournament in Los Angeles days before release. If you are attending Comic Con San Diego, RTX, PAX Prime, EXPO Las Vegas or  just playing the Beta from home, go to the Sige Games website to sign up. Community developer Electr1Panda has confirmed there will be a similar event for Europe yet...

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Behind The Wall #3: COOP
Jul03

Behind The Wall #3: COOP

Ubisoft finally revealed more about the COOP game modes available in Siege which can be played by up to 5 players: – Disarm Bombs (Featured at e3) – Terror Hunt Classic – Extract Hostage – Protect Asset (Defend)...

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Siege Single Player Info Revealed
Jul03

Siege Single Player Info Revealed

Apologies for the lack of updates during and after e3 as I was away on vacation after e3. AGR-S was present at the Ubisoft conference and witness Siege up close and personal during e3. Oscar-nominated actress Angella Bassett will portray the new Six, leader of team Rainbow. The player is tasked with recruiting new members to team Rainbow. There is a new threat called the White Masks that poses a serious threath to the world. You will...

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Siege Fan Made Trailer – KD Productions
Jun20
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Rainbow Six Siege e3 Announcements
Jun16

Rainbow Six Siege e3 Announcements

At the Microsoft conference, they announced backwards compatibility. If you purchase Siege this year, you will receive Rainbow Six Vegas 1 and 2 for free. Ubisoft finally revealed some singleplayer info with the actress Angela Basset in the role as Six, the leader of team Rainbow. They also did a live gameplay session of 5 developers playing Terror hunt on a new map. We will have more exclusive content over the next days and...

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AGR-S Attending e3 2015
Jun09

AGR-S Attending e3 2015

We are delighted to announce that AGR-S will be at e3 2015 courtesy of Ubisoft. This enables us to get direct access to the developers and hands-on with Rainbow Six Siege at e3 and the Uplay lounge. Rocky and Deosl will be attending e3 and the Uplay lounge in Los Angeles. If you are going, don’t be afraid to say hi! If you have any questions for developers, let us know in the comment section, forums or...

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Inside Rainbow – The US unit
Jun09

Inside Rainbow – The US unit

Ubisoft has released their latest video for Siege featuring the US unit.

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No Siege for Frag Dolls
Jun01

No Siege for Frag Dolls

It look’s like we won’t be seeing the Frag Dolls playing Rainbow Six Siege, as Ubisoft have just retired their all girl professional gamer team. Eleven years is a good run for any team, so the team that grew to 22 members should be congratulated on their efforts, and on their achievement which included being the first all-female team to take the first place in a professional LAN tournament. Read more at the Frag Dolls...

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Rainbow Six Siege Release Date Announced
May14

Rainbow Six Siege Release Date Announced

The release date has been announced by Ubisoft. Rainbow Six Siege will be available on PC, Xbox one and Playstation 4 the 13th October 2015. Read the full Press Release here.

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Community Corner #2 Closed Alpha Feedback
May13

Community Corner #2 Closed Alpha Feedback

The latest episode of Community Corner Ubisoft showcases some of the changes made to the game based on community feedback. Community dev Linvinpink talks to Creative Director Xavier Marquis about how the player feedback has affected the development so far. Be sure to check out the video and the blog post for all the details on some of the...

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Love You Long Time
May12

Love You Long Time

During an investors conference call today, Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot, promised a long period of content and support for Rainbow Six Siege, saying “This game will continue to live for a long time as we update with content for a long time. It’s very important to consider that this game will continue to live for a long time as we will introduce new content on a regular basis because it will be a multiplayer game,” If Ubisoft...

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Top 3 Raven Shield Maps For Siege
May06

Top 3 Raven Shield Maps For Siege

We’re starting up a brand new chapter in Rainbow Six Aggression’s history with a new Youtube channel. First out, we check out what maps from Raven Shield would be suitable in Siege. Don’t forget to subscribe for the latest videos and follow us on...

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Massive Ubisoft Sale
Apr28

Massive Ubisoft Sale

Ubisoft have a massive 75% off sale on steam right now. There are some genuine bargains to be had, check your steam account now!

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Inside Rainbow  – The British Unit
Apr23

Inside Rainbow – The British Unit

Ubisoft has launched a new video series showcasing the different units. First out is the British Unit SAS.

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Top 5 Siege Alpha Videos on YouTube
Apr15

Top 5 Siege Alpha Videos on YouTube

The closed Alpha for Rainbow Six Siege whipped up quite a bit of feedback for Ubisoft. We’ve rounded up the Top 5 YouTube videos that surfaced during and after the Alpha, let us know if we missed any! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jdql3W–gQ0 First up is KobraShade,  with his 9 minute 1080p 50FPS all action video explaining why he is excited by the potential for Siege. Expect to enjoy some upside down rappelling, ankle...

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Interview: Carl Lavoie Lead Level Designer on Raven Shield
Apr10

Interview: Carl Lavoie Lead Level Designer on Raven Shield

We talk to Carl Lavoie about level design, Raven Shield and Siege!

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Top 5 Things to Do if You’re Not in the Alpha
Apr09

Top 5 Things to Do if You’re Not in the Alpha

So you’ve been really unlucky and did not receive a key from Ubisoft for this weeks Rainbow Six Siege Alpha. Even worse, you missed out on our free Alpha Key give away here at AGR-S.com! Never mind, here’s our Top 5 Things to do, to  help alleviate the pain! 1. Watch everyone playing and pretend you’re on overwatch! Joking aside, there are plenty of live streams of R6 Siege Alpha on the go, including out own one...

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