R6 Siege Y6S2.1 is the very first update for Operation North Star that adds Cross-Play and Cross-Progression features to the game on PC.
Rainbow Six Siege Operation North Star was officially launched on main servers earlier this month. Adding Thunderbird as another 3-Speed operator to the Defender roster, the new season will also introduce cross-play and cross-progression between PC, Stadia, and Luna as soon as tomorrow.
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The R6 Siege Y6S2.1 update will be out in less than an hour across all platforms. The PC version of the update will include the necessary files for the upcoming cross-play and cross-progression features, but the rest of the changes are yet to be announced.
When Does R6 Siege Y6S2.1 Maintenance Begin?
According to the official Twitter account of Rainbow Six Siege, the new update will be deployed today (June 29) at 9 am EDT/1 pm GMT. The maintenance will only take 30 minutes, which means you can get back to experience the new changes soon enough.
R6 Siege Y6S2.1 Patch Notes
The patch notes will be shared soon after the maintenance ends. We will update this post with the official patch notes as soon as the developers share them.
With Operation North Star, Ubisoft attempts to eliminate some essential gameplay exploits like bullet-hole peeking. The developers also applied some community-asked changes to Melusi, Smoke, Mira, and Maestro, by either nerfing their main gadgets and fixing a few bugs.
This season is also supposed to improve player security with new features in the Streamer Mode, which is currently in the Beta phase.
Rainbow Six Siege is now available on PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S, and PC. If you are an Xbox Game Pass subscriber, you can play it for free.
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