Category Archives: Rainbow Six

Rainbow Six Siege: Operation Chimera full update revealed

Ubisoft has unveiled the full information for the much anticipated Operation Chimera update, including new operators and the new Outbreak game mode.   The new operators  As we already knew, the new operators in Operation Chimera will be available in the new cooperative game mode Outbreak. A teaser trailer was released the other day, showcasing the look of the new…
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Rainbow 6 Siege Invitational 2018: Teams and tournament preview

Tom Clancy's Rainbow 6 Siege Year 2 draws to a close this week at the 2018 Invitational in Montreal, Quebec, Canada - the game's birth city. Craig Robinson previews the event before flying out to cover the event for Esports News UK. 16 teams will compete from the four major regions (EU, NA, LATA and…
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Rainbow Six ESL Premiership schedule and format revealed

ESL and Ubisoft today revealed the scheduling for the first-ever Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six ESL Premiership season. It gets underway with an open online qualifier on Saturday December 16th on Xbox One. The top four teams from the Go4UK cup finals, taking place on December 9th, will automatically qualify for the Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six…
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Rainbow Six Siege competition: Win RB6 vinyl figures

We've got some Rainbow Six Siege goodies up for grabs here at Esports News UK, courtesy of Ubisoft! We're giving away a couple of vinyl figures in a new Twitter competition. We'll draw two winners - one for the Montagne figure and another for the Smoke figure. To enter, simply retweet the below tweet: We're…
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Rainbow Six Siege is getting its own ESL UK & Ireland Premiership

Rainbow Six Siege will be getting its own ESL UK & Ireland Premiership tournament, with the first season planned to run from January 2018. The announcement was made amidst the first UK Invitational finals at EGX 2017 on the weekend, where winners Team Enyx scooped the grand prize of £2,500. https://twitter.com/ESLUK/status/911532031129063424 The UK’s greatest Rainbow…
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Penta take the title in Season 2 of the Rainbow Six Pro League

This weekend, Jacob Hale attended Gamescom in Cologne, Germany, where Season 2 of the Rainbow Six Siege ESL Pro League came to a head. Eight teams fought it out to be recognised as the world’s best Rainbow Six Siege team, and for ourselves, this was also an opportunity to see just what Rainbow Six esports…
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‘We want to build this into a global esports title’ – interview with Rainbow Six Siege devs on esports growth and plans for the UK scene

Rainbow Six Siege is still a relative newcomer to the world of esports, but it's managed to carve an exciting niche in the crowded shooter genre and is continuing to grow. Ahead of the $237,500 ESL Pro League Finals taking place this weekend (August 25th-26th, starting 9.45am CEST), Jacob Hale sat down with Ubisoft esports director…
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