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Today, Ubisoft formally revealed Year 7 Season 2 for Rainbow Six Siege, Operation Vector Glare. The recent season provides a brand new Attacker to the Operator roster, Sens, the primary non-binary Operator within the game. This season Ubisoft will even be including a brand new workforce deathmatch map and making a number of extra adjustments to the general expertise.
The most fun information about Operation Vector Glare is Sens. They’re an Attacker with an unimaginable gadget that can essentially change the way in which matches play out. Their ROU Projector (Rolling Obstructive Utility) is a small machine that drives ahead whereas dropping tiny projectors that fireside vivid mild into the air. This creates a wall of sunshine that neither aspect can see by way of, although Operators can nonetheless move by way of it. This gadget provides a brand new layer of ways to each state of affairs and opens up many viable methods for finishing goals.
The different massive information from the upcoming season is a brand new map for workforce deathmatch mode, Close Quarters. The map has been constructed to really feel claustrophobic and drive gamers to come across one another rapidly and with out with the ability to put together traps utilizing devices. As a consequence, it seems to be rather more like a standard first particular person shooter’s map fairly than the maps you see in Bomb Disposal mode.
In addition to those adjustments, Ubisoft revealed that it could be including a shooting vary to Rainbow Six Siege, permitting gamers to check out each weapon and Operator to gauge harm and recoil. In addition, match Replay will probably be obtainable on consoles for the primary time, saving as much as two hours of gameplay for gamers to make use of how they select, and extra accessibility choices, particularly for digital camera shake, are coming to the game too. You can learn extra concerning the granular adjustments coming in Operation Vector Glare in our preview.
Finally, Ubisoft is altering how new Operators work together with the Rainbow Six Siege eSports scene with this season. Until right now, new Operators have had a three-month cooldown interval to permit all execs to get used to them earlier than they’re entered into the roster in eSports tournaments. Now, all new Operators will probably be a part of each eSports event from the day a brand new season is launched, that means Sens may very well be a part of the subsequent massive match.
Players can check out all the brand new adjustments and new Operator Sens on the Rainbow Six Siege Labe Test Server from May 24, with the complete launch of Y7S2 Operation Vector Glare on June 7.