Rainbow Six Siege is free to play from today through February 5

Madeleine Dean By: Madeleine Dean
2 minute read

If you don’t have any plans for this weekend, we suggest you try Rainbow Six Siege on your Xbox One or Windows PC for free, available to Xbox Live Gold subscribers and PC gamers starting today until February 5. The good news is that if you’ve really enjoyed the game, you can also buy it at a 50% discount.

PC users should first check the game’s system requirements before buying it in order to avoid technical issues.

Rainbow Six Siege minimum system requirements:

  • OS: 64-bit version Windows 7 SP1 / Windows 8 / Windows 8.1 / Windows 10
  • Processor: Intel Core i3 560 3.3 GHz or AMD Phenom II X4 945 2.6 GHz
  • Memory: 6 GB
  • Video Card: Nvidia GeForce GTX 460 or AMD Radeon HD5770 (1024MB VRAM)
  • DirectX: 11
  • Sound Card: DirectX Compatible Sound Card with latest drivers
  • Hard Drive space: 30 GB available space
  • Supported Peripherals: Xbox One/360 official controller for PC, PS4 Controller, any controller compatible with X-Input.
  • Multiplayer: Broadband connection with 512kbps upstream or higher.

The recommended system requirements include:

  • Processor: Intel Core i5-2500K 3.3 GHz or AMD FX-8120 2.6 GHz
  • Memory: 8GB
  • Video Card: Nvidia GeForce GTX 670 or AMD Radeon HD7970 / R9 280X or better (2048MB VRAM)
  • DirectX: 11
  • Sound Card: DirectX Compatible Sound Card with latest drivers
  • Hard Drive space: 47 GB available space.

Rainbow Six Siege is a game with high-stakes as your main task is to combat terrorism. You’ll engage in intense close quarters confrontations and team cooperation is the best strategy to survive.

The free version of Rainbow Six Siege offers you access to all of the maps and modes available in the full version. As a quick reminder, the game was first launched in December 2015 and has received very positive reviews on Steam.

PC players can download Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege from Ubisoft’s website. Xbox One owners can download it from the Xbox Store.


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