Rainbow Six Siege is finally getting cross-play and cross-progression

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E3 2021 occurs June 12-15 as a re-imagined, all-virtual online occasion. Nintendo, Xbox, Bethesda, Square Enix, Sega, Bandai Namco, Ubisoft, Capcom, and others will provide brand-new computer game statements, trailers, release dates, and more.

Rainbow 6 Siege is among the most popular multiplayer shooters around on both console and PC and it’s lastly getting cross-play … however with some cautions. The statement came at Ubisoft’s E3 2021 discussion on Saturday.

On June 30, Ubisoft will include cross-play and cross-progression to Rainbow 6 Siege in between all of its numerous PC platforms consisting of basic PC, Google Stadia, and Amazon Luna. Gamers from all 3 platforms will have the ability to queue into video games together. For consoles, cross-play will be launched in early 2022, when gamers on PlayStation and Xbox will have the ability to delve into video games together. It does not appear that Ubisoft will let PC and console gamers complete together, which shouldn’t be much of a surprise.

Ubisoft’s Rainbow Six Siege cross-play and cross-progression roadmap

Image: Ubisoft

According to Ubisoft’s statement, these updates will likewise consist of cross-progression throughout “all platforms” as part of one merged account, so you can make benefits no matter where you’re playing.

Right after the statement of cross-play and cross-progression, Ubisoft likewise offered fans a make over at the video game’s most recent Protective Operator, Thunderbird. The Thunderbird sneak peek can be found in the type of an gorgeous animated trailer where the brand-new Operator handles a bear with a flare weapon and lives to inform the tale.

Thunderbird will be readily available as part of Siege’s North Star upgrade and occasion, which begins next week on June 14.

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.