dark        

Rainbow Six Siege teams with Tomb Raider for neat Lara Croft skin

0

I draw the line at dinosaurs

This weekend was an absolute bonanza of exciting news for Rainbow Six Siege fans. We heard details of the upcoming Void Edge event, plans for Years 5 & 6, and mouths were left agape at the coming of Holy Tachanka. As if all this wasn't enough, Ubisoft Montreal also revealed that Siege is set to pay tribute to one of gaming's most famous characters: Lara Croft.

This crossover will manifest itself in the form of a new Elite skin for Siege's lead gal, Ash, and will see the SWAT operator get her cosplay on as the iconic tomb raider. The dev team have gone for Ms. Croft's '90s look - comprised of vest, shorts and tinted shades - rather than the more contemporary outfit of modern Tomb Raider titles. You can see Ash in her fancy new duds in the trailer below.


As with all Elite skins, The "Ash Tomb Raider" bundle will include a character skin, an exclusive victory animation, and a cute chibi charm, as well as themed skins for her weapon loadout and her wall-ripping M120 gadget. The bundle is expected to go on sale soon after the start of the new season.

As a crossover, it sure makes a helluva better fit than Gris.

Rainbow Six Siege is available now on PS4, PC, and Xbox One.

You are logged out. Login | Sign up

 
 
 

TwitterRedditEmailFacebook
 
Chris Moyse
Chris MoyseSenior Editor   gamer profile

Chris has been playing video games since video games began... still terrible at them. Former Saturday Night Slam Master, rambles nostalgically like Abe Simpson. I ain't here to fight, so let's no... more + disclosures


 


 


Also on Destructoid: Rainbow Six Siege   (143)   From our database:

  • Rainbow Six Siege's Y5S4.3 patch shakes things up and continues to devalue my boy Buck - Anthony Marzano
  • Rainbow Six Siege PC update should stop players from gatecrashing private lobbies - Chris Moyse
  • Hostages: The original Rainbow Six Siege - Chris Moyse
  • Rainbow Six Siege launches Operation Neon Dawn alongside PS5 and Xbox Series X editions - Chris Moyse
  • Hibana statue coming for the dedicated (and rich) Rainbow Six Siege fan - Chris Moyse
  • Terrifying, shirtless Lord Tachanka rework is now live in Rainbow Six Siege - Chris Moyse
  • Rainbow Six Siege introduces its first prosthetic wearing operator, Aruni - Chris Moyse
  • Rainbow Six Siege teases Operation: Neon Dawn defender Aruni - Chris Moyse
  • Rainbow Six Siege crew transform into unnerving puppets for 'Sugar Fright' Halloween event - Chris Moyse
  • More related stories
    Filed under... #crossovers #Crystal Dynamics #DLC #Lara Croft #PC #PS4 #Rainbow Six #Tomb Raider #Trailers #Ubisoft #video #Xbox One #YouTube

    READER COMMENTS LOADING BELOW...


    LET'S KEEP THE COMMUNITY GREAT


    You're not expected to always agree, but do please keep cool and never make it personal. Report harassment, spam, and hate speech to our community team. Also, on the right side of a comment you can flag nasty comments anonymously (we ban users dishing bad karma). For everything else, contact us!



     
     
  •