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Rainbow Six Siege free weekend

Rainbow Six Siege
Rainbow Six Siege

In celebration of the largest Rainbow Six Siege event yet, Ubisoft is making the game free-to-play this upcoming weekend

Rainbow Six Siege will be free-to-play across all platforms from 02 to 05 February. The free version will contain all maps, modes and operators present in the full version. After the free weekend, anyone interested in buying the full game can do so at a 50 percent discount for a limited period of time. Any progress made over the free weekend will be transferred into the full game after the purchase.

Rainbow Six Siege
Rainbow Six Siege

To download the game for PC, go to the Ubisoft storePlayStation 4 owners can join the weekend by visiting the product page, but bear in mind that a PlayStation Plus membership is required to play. For Xbox One players, an Xbox Live Gold membership is required and the game can be accessed through the Xbox Store.

Rainbow Six Siege saw the light of day about a year ago and experienced a steady pour-in of players and some high-profile tournaments along the way.

Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege - Poor old Techanka; without much face protection
Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege - Poor old Techanka; without much face protection

Ubisoft has a well thought-out plan for the game's second year and will showcase it during the Six Invitational event. The event is taking place in Monteral from 03 to 05 February. Everyone interested can also visit the Siege's Twitch channel for a peek at the new content.

"During 3 full days fans, professional players, content creators and developers will gather at the Usine C venue in order to watch new content live showcases, developer & community panels, 3 days of pro competition for a total prizepool of $200,000 (USD)!"