Rainbow Six Siege routinely drops new Operators, distinctive skills, and maps all through its content material releases over the course of the yr, however one of many extra fascinating initiatives deliberate for 12 months 6 is a crossover with Capcom’s Resident Evil collection. The Ubisoft sport will add skins for various Operators that mimic the likeness of a few of the hottest Resident Evil characters round with Zofia being the primary Operator confirmed to learn from the collab. Different beauty creations have additionally been teased for releases occurring early subsequent month.
Zofia, the Attacker Operator with the multi-purpose KS79 LIFELINE, shall be getting the primary of the Resident Evil skins. Ubisoft revealed the Operator’s beauty on Sunday throughout its newest esports occasion and confirmed how Zofia shall be become Jill Valentine when her beauty is offered. The video beneath from Rainbow Six Siege’s French Twitter account confirmed totally different views of the pores and skin after Zofia’s donned certainly one of Jill Valentine’s basic seems to be.
Zofia en Jill Valentine ? 👮♀️
Découvrez le premier pores and skin à l’event du crossover entre Rainbow Six x Resident Evil 🧟♂ pic.twitter.com/USypucHtiu
— Rainbow Six FR (@Rainbow6FR) February 21, 2021
As one would possibly’ve anticipated from the standard and the crossover nature of the pores and skin, this Resident Evil look shall be labeled as an Elite pores and skin. Different Resident Evil skins can even be accessible later in 12 months 6 alongside Zofia’s but it surely hasn’t but been confirmed what these cosmetics will seem like nor has it been stated which Operators will get them.
Along with the Resident Evil skins, Ubisoft has additionally partnered with Ikumi Nakamura, the former inventive director for GhostWire: Tokyo and lead idea artist for The Evil Inside and its sequel. Nakamura will work with Ubisoft to create yet one more line of skins for the sport’s Operators. Two of these have already been previewed with Echo and Dokkaebi confirmed to get the primary of the cosmetics. Extra will come sooner or later, however the first of those skins shall be accessible sooner relatively than later beginning on March 2nd.
All these skins releasing all through 12 months 6 come at an ideal time because the beauty system itself can be getting a notable new function that’ll give gamers extra management over how their Operators look. Ubisoft stated Rainbow Six Siege gamers will quickly have the ability to adapt their Elite skins and add totally different gears to outfits to create distinctive, custom-made units.
Other than these cosmetics and associated updates, Ubisoft can be releasing yet one more content material drop known as “Crimson Heist.” That content material contains one other Operator and a novel explosive drone for gamers to grasp, and it’ll all be accessible on the take a look at servers beginning on Sunday.