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Siege free weekend

You can play Rainbow Six Siege for free on Steam until Sunday

Have you ever participated in a Steam "free weekend" event? I tend to tell you lovely people about them when they seem worth highlighting, but I frequently forget to partake. This weekend, there's a free-play promo for Rainbow Six Siege, a ...

 
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Tom Clancy sale

Rainbow 6: Siege and other Tom Clancy games on sale on PSN

My brother read The Hunt for Red October in grade four, Lord knows why the school library had a copy. He spent the next few weeks after reading it becoming extra, creepily knowledgeable about nuclear weapons and the lasting impact of Cold W...

 
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Rainbow Six Siege

Rainbow Six Siege gets frigid for its first free map

As classics such as The Thing and Alien vs. Predator have taught us, people get hurt when the temperature goes down. Rainbow Six Siege is already about hurting people (killing them, in fact!), so the game's first free expans...

 
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Rainbow Six Siege

Rainbow Six Siege is getting better hit registration

As it stands, Rainbow Six Siege is at the top of my "eventually!" list. While plenty of people seem to be enjoying the game as it stands, I'm fine waiting for Ubisoft to push out more patches. The latest update was released today for PC and...

 
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Rainbow Six

Rainbow Six Siege is doing a free weekend on PC

Ubisoft is holding a free weekend event for Rainbow Six Siege on PC. You'll need to score an access key from a pal (or a friendly stranger) who owns the game, but that shouldn't be hard. Current players can send up to four Siege codes, and ...

 
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Rainbow Six

A new patch is bringing 4K to Rainbow Six Siege

Rainbow Six Siege has been out on PC for a little while now, and has been happily chugging along with merely very, very high definition textures. Somehow, it has been getting along just fine with only 1080p visuals, which we all know is sub...

 
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Deals

Xbox One with free game bonus returns at Microsoft (Elite back in stock)

If you missed buying an Xbox One over the Black Friday weekend because you were busy cooking up a meal for 40 of your clan members, a new offer has turned up at the Microsoft Store. It's a today-only deal, where Microsoft will give you a fr...

 
Rainbow Six Siege
The original Rainbow Six was one of the first squad shooters I ever played, outside of the Delta Force series (both debuted in the same year). I still remember hanging out at my friend's house with his dad, who also...   read

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Rainbow Six: Siege

Here's how Rainbow Six: Siege's microtransactions work

Since Ubisoft is Ubisoft, there's been some confusion as to how the microtransaction system works in Rainbow Six: Siege. Having experienced the retail version, I'll explain. Basically, everything that comes with a gameplay advantage can be ...

 
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Rainbow Six Siege

Like killing off your own team members in Rainbow Six Siege? Ubisoft has plans for you

Ubisoft will not tolerate players who kill off their own teammates in Rainbow Six Siege. Replying to a fan tweet that asked if there were plans to "to do anything about trolls that kill people on their [own] team," the developer warned that...

 
Rainbox Six Siege beta photo
Rainbox Six Siege beta

The Rainbow Six Siege beta is back online, following a delay

In an odd twist of events, the Rainbow Six Siege beta was delayed last-minute, just six days before the game was set to launch on PC, PS4, and Xbox One. Apparently sessions were not starting properly, and that it would be available "la...

 
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Rainbow Six Siege

Rainbow Six Siege beta delayed six days before game launch

The open beta for Rainbow Six Siege isn't kicking down any doors yet. Despite being scheduled to being today at 10am Eastern, it's not available to play. Ubisoft has delayed it because of technical issues. Specifically, as Ubisoft outl...

 
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Rainbow Six Siege

Progress on new Rainbow Six Siege beta will not carry over

Although the upcoming Rainbow Six Siege beta ends just two days before its street date release, your beta progress will not carry over if you decide to pick up the full game.  "Your progression, inventory and Ranked gameplay durin...

 
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Rainbow Six Siege

Try before you buy: Rainbow Six Siege has an open beta next week

On the fence about Rainbow Six Siege? Next week, a'splode a man-sized hole through that fence and then through the side of the house and then through the floor. Blow your indecision to smithereens. Ubisoft's holding an open beta next week ...

 
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Rainbow Six Siege DLC

Rainbow Six Siege has a year's worth of DLC planned

Rainbow Six Siege releases on December 1, but Ubisoft wants people playing well into 2016. In a post over on the Ubiblog, the studio shows off its Year One Roadmap and details its plans for downloadable content. In the wake of consumer unre...

 
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Rainbow Six Siege

Rainbow Six Siege beta extended until October 4

If you've been having difficulty joining the Rainbow Six Siege beta (*cough* which is everyone *cough*), I bring good news -- the beta is being extended until October 4, 2015. The extension also heralds a Double Renown event, which as ...

 
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Single-player campaign

Will you buy a game if it doesn't have a single-player campaign?

While it was once a weird one-off thing, more games are starting to eschew single-player campaigns in favor of totally online experiences. While the cynic in me knows a lot of this is to cut costs in favor of pushing controlled environments...

 
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Rainbow Six

Rainbow Six Siege won't have a solo campaign

Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege will not feature a traditional single-player campaign. Speaking at EGX this weekend, Ubisoft's Scott Mitchell, the art director on Rainbow Six Siege, confirmed the game's focus is on multiplayer, with little i...

 
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We've got more Rainbow Six: Siege beta codes

Last call! Another wave of beta testing is underway: We've been sent a cryptic grab bag of Rainbow Six: Siege Beta codes which you can redeem from the widget below (you may have to allow script tags, some browser extensions may block this f...

 
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Humble Tom Clancy Bundle

Splinter Cell, Ghost Recon, Rainbow Six abound in the Humble Tom Clancy Bundle

Years ago, my friends and I used to make a habit of sneaking up on one another from behind and putting each other in headlocks. We called it "Splinter Celling." We also called series protagonist Sam Fisher "Tom Clancy" as a lark. His name w...

 
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Two month delay

Ubisoft delays Rainbow Six: Siege into December

Ubisoft's upcoming improbable trailer dialogue game Tom Clancy Presents (RIP) Rainbow Six: Siege will miss its October 13 release date, the company announced. The closed beta will still start September 24, but the pushed back release will a...

 
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Rainbow Six Siege

Breaking Bad's Gus really likes Rainbow Six Siege

Gustavo Fring, international meth lord, loves Rainbow Six Siege. That's what he said in this Ubisoft-released video wherein a handful of celebrities say a lot of nice things about the game. Maybe take this with a grain of salt or meth (not...

 
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GSG9

Rainbow Six Siege schmoozes gamescom with German counter terror unit

"Germany?" "That's...that's where we are!!!" [pulls pud over close ups of lil flags on the uniforms]

 
Rainbow Six Siege trailer photo
Rainbow Six Siege trailer

Meet the GIGN in this Rainbow Six Siege trailer

Ever since the days of Counter-Strike 1.6, I have pronounced GIGN as an acronym rather than as an initialism ("giggen" instead of "G-I-G-N"). I know it's wrong, but it has always made me smile for some reason. Smiling is nice. What were we...

 
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For the kids!

Give $6 to help kids, get into the Rainbow Six Siege closed beta

I'm a big fan of Extra Life, the gaming-based charity that benefits Children's Miracle Network Hospitals. These hospitals treat injured and ill children regardless of their parents' ability to pay. How great is that? As if donating tax-dedu...

 
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Ubisoft at E3

Rainbow Six Siege will feature Angela Bassett as 'Six'

Ubisoft unveiled a new trailer for Rainbow Six Siege, and it will host actress Angela Bassett as "Six," the director of the Rainbow Unit within the game. This will be Bassett's first role in a video game. The "Terrohunt" mode is also ...

 
Rainbow Six Siege photo
Rainbow Six Siege

Rainbow Six Siege will come with free Vegas 1 and 2 on Xbox One

Microsoft announced today at its 2015 E3 press conference that Rainbow Six Siege, which launches later this year, will arrive with free copies of Rainbow Six Vegas 1 and 2. This is due in part to the backwards compatibility p...

 
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Rainbow Six Siege

Rainbow Six Siege's Operators all have annoyingly awesome names

Rock, flag, and eagle time; Ubisoft's slowly pulling back the curtain on all of Rainbow Six Siege's international operators, and today the Americans get profiled. As is to be expected, all of them have excellently punchy names, and none of...

 
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Rainbow Six Siege

Rainbow Six Siege will arrive on October 13

Rainbow Six Siege will arrive on October 13, 2015 on the PC, PS4, and Xbox One, Ubisoft announced today. In recent Siege-related news, the publisher has been hard at work combing through recent feedback regarding the alpha test, and they've...

 
Rainbow Six Siege trailer photo
Rainbow Six Siege trailer

Watch a Rainbow Six Siege trailer or read a recipe for slow-cooked chicken here

This chicken is suitable for Mexican-style dishes like enchiladas, chilaquiles, or quesadillas. 2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts1 can chicken broth1 onion, quartered1 jar green sauce1 pound pepper jack cheese, shredded1 teaspoon Mexica...

 

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Pixie The Fairy

Civil War was good, but managed to stoop well below a rambling, giddy, incoherent Lex Luther to accomplish the same kind of conflict - and its the third time an Avengers movie has used said plot

 
Roxas1359

Hating that I currently have massive writers block for my last paper of the Im barely at a page and its supposed to be at least 10

 
absolutfreak

Waiting 30 more minutes for my college graduation to start; wishing i had stayed home to play Overwatch

 
MeeGhoulz

Hey,Jiraya!Im all out of catgirls,will foxy girls do the trick?

 
Torchman

Also why does look like a smug bitch 99% of the time?

 
Torchman

Thats a man that realized he just got his shit

 
Nathan D

Finally got my Beasthunter build all kitted That popped collar with cape and wide brimmed hat Its just so

 
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A blog yesterday and today I must be on a

 
Lex

Started to play some DoW2 Last Stand

 
gajknight

Guys, Alienation is my drug of choice for the foreseeable Ive only played 78 minutes and Im It feels so good and plays so And I can just see myself dumping unholy amounts of time to get that perfect Send help

 
ZombZ

I hope yall realise cat girls are just low tier monster

 
TheLimoMaker

Am I missing something with Overwatch, or is it just meant to be kind of eh?

 
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LinkSlayer64

Dont care about all the hate, Nintendos E3 site has me hype for

 
Fuzunga

One of these things is not like the

 
YoeriB

God I hope battlefield 1 will be on par with that trailer, cause that was fucking

 
Jinx 01

Made the mistake of dropping by DSOG (PC gaming The community there is still so snobbish and toxic, the kind of rich, graphics whore pricks that give the other 99% of PC gamers a bad Anyone who thinks PC is about graphics knows

 
Dreggsao

I hope WW1 Battlefield is steampunk WW1 with 5 minutes to find

 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

Friendly reminder that tomorrow is Free Comic Book Day! Heres a listing of all the comics:

 
Dreggsao

The Forza Beta is the first PC game of which I know that uses the vibration for the triggers on the Xbox One The future is

 
LinkSlayer64

I keep trying to convince people I talk to offline to play Rhythm Thief, and none of them have been Its driving me Its so good, I havent had a game just click with me like this since Undertale! PLUS IT HAS AN ADORABLE ROMANCE SUBPLOT

 
Samsneeze

Birthright Chapter I wonder what my object- Oh route the enemy? Who could have fucking guessed? This game is just so full of At least this map isnt just an open field like the last ten or Save me Reina, youre my only

 
Dr Mel

Because some folks seem to really enjoy this: More Etymology! Weird has taken many meanings, but today simply means The Weird Sisters in Macbeth influenced the modern meaning of oddness and witchery but the word originally meant to

 
Oridan

Son of a I commented that first! Those likes should be mine, goddammit!

 
King Kaiser

Finals Mood:

 
KnickKnackMyWack

So is Sony never going to finish putting their PSOne Classics on the Vita or what?

 
Amna Umen

Exactly one month until Hearts of Iron I am become Senor Erwin

 
Rico the Penguin

sort of news is why you see investors looking towards phones instead of consoles and Which is a shame for me, since phone games tend to be ok at best, awful

 
Snorlaxowns

So I hear Nintendo isnt going to talk about the NX at E3 or in their Nintendo Direct next Havent they learned anything from the Wii U? But I guess its ok, the only people buying it are people who already know it exists

 

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