Ubisoft’s tactical shooter Rainbow Six Siege is getting a new expansion next week. As a promotion for the launch of Operation Red Crow on November 17th, the full game is completely free to play on both PC and Playstation 4 during this weekend. The event has already started so you can download the game (Uplay, Steam, PS Store) and start playing anytime until November 13th.
Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege – Free week-end on PC & PS4
Operation Red Crow will be the fourth major update for the game. It brings a new map Skyscraper and two Operators from the Japanese Special Assault Team, Echo and Hibana. Skycraper scenario will send Operators to Nagoya, Japan, where they will have to neutraluze a Yakuza organization. Note that unless you own the Rainbow Six Siege Season Pass, you won’t be able to play the two new Operators until November 24th and they will have to be unlocked.
Recently Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot revealed in a press release that The Crew, The Division and Rainbow Six Siege each have more than 10 million registered players. That refrects a notable increase in the number of players since the game launched and proves that the game is a solid bet if you want to try a new shooter with a tactical approach. Also, being able to give it a try for free before deciding to buy it is a big plus!