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Rainbow Six Siege devs detail how limb penetration and damage modifiers work
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Rainbow Six Siege devs detail how limb penetration and damage modifiers work

Rainbow Six Siege is getting limb penetration as part of Operation Shifting Tides, and today the developers have published an extensive breakdown of how the system works and exactly how much damage each bullet you fire will do. The new system is already live on the test server, and you can check out the Rainbow Six Siege Shifting Tides patch notes for more details on what to expect. read more

Rainbow Six Siege devs are “following a few leads” on potential Blackbeard nerfs
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Rainbow Six Siege devs are “following a few leads” on potential Blackbeard nerfs

Rainbow Six Siege will soon get its Y4S3.3 update, and while Ubisoft has already detailed several of the big changes coming in that patch – like the Warden update – there are some more substantial updates on the horizon. Final changes are still up in the air, but it looks like the developers are interested in nerfing Blackbeard and bringing buffs to Nokk and Kaid. read more

The first Rainbow Six Siege Year 5 operator might be Greek sniper Kure Galanos
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The first Rainbow Six Siege Year 5 operator might be Greek sniper Kure Galanos

We’re closing in on the end of the current year of Rainbow Six Siege, and you know what that means: it’s time to start picking apart the clues for Year 5. There’s a new one in the game’s recent mini battle pass, and it ties together a whole heap of clues going back multiple years in previous Siege updates. The short version: it’s a decent bet that the first Year 5 operator will be the Greek sniper, Kure Galanos. read more

Rainbow Six Siege is testing a Jackal rework
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Rainbow Six Siege is testing a Jackal rework

Rainbow Six Siege’s latest test server has gone live, and it looks like Ubisoft has some big changes in mind for Jackal. The TTS has brought some major changes for the operator, most of which focus on Jackal’s scan ability. The devs hope that these changes will give players better information and more interesting decisions to make – and they’ll certainly give us something interesting to consider as we look down the Year 4 roadmap. read more

Rainbow Six Siege may get a K9 operator, but “are you okay with shooting a dog?”
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Rainbow Six Siege may get a K9 operator, but “are you okay with shooting a dog?”

Ubisoft has to get increasingly creative from here when it comes to Rainbow Six Siege operators, as the roster is getting thick, and year 4 roadmap still has a stop to make – and presumably further trips will follow. Players have wondered over the years whether we’d get a new operator with a furry companion, but there are some specific considerations holding back a possible K9 unit. read more