08 Apr 2021 9:01 AM +00:00

Rainbow Six Siege PS5 and Xbox Series X Upgrade: Release Date, Price, Graphics, Enhancements and Everything We Know

Since its release all the way back in 2015, Rainbow Six Siege has become one of the most popular tactical shooters across consoles and PC, offering a great experience for both casual and competitive players.

As the game continues to grow in popularity and receive a wealth of developer support from Ubisoft, Siege is heading to the next generation of consoles - so you'll be able to enjoy the game on Xbox Series X, Series S, or PS5

Read on for everything we know about Siege on the Series X/S and PS5, including a release date, price, and all the enhancements being made for the game ahead of its release.

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Release Date

Rainbow Six Siege PS5 Release Date
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The upgraded versions of Siege will launch on PS5, Xbox Series S and Xbox Series X on December 1.

Price

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Players remaining in the same console family will be able to upgrade to the next-gen version of Siege for free.

That means you can go from PS4 to PS5 or Xbox One to Series S or X, and your game will come with you.

Not only that, but that also means that you'll keep all of your unlocked Operators.

If you've not yet tried Siege, you can pick the game up for the new consoles at the same price as current-gen versions.

If you're looking to stay in the same ecosystem but haven't tried it yet, you might be best served to find it on sale and pick it up in advance!

Enhancements

Here's the full rundown of bonuses for next-gen consoles:

  • 4K resolution (PlayStation®5, Xbox Series X) / 1080p (Xbox Series S)
  • 120 fps (PlayStation®5, Xbox Series X)
  • DualSense™ wireless controller capabilities for even deeper immersion (PlayStation®5)
  • Activities support for the most popular playlists so players can dive into the game faster (PlayStation®5)
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Ubisoft has also confirmed that the following features are being implemented for an enhanced experience:

  • Better accessibility (readability options, text to speech and speech to text)
  • Quick start (optimised login flow, streamlined intro sequence)
  • Ubisoft Connect overlay