November 16, 2020

TSM wins Rainbow Six esports NA November Six Major

Team SoloMid just defeated Spacestation Gaming 3 to 1 in the Rainbow Six Siege November Six Major Grand Finals, securing the title in the process. This event saw TSM lose to SpaceStation Gaming in the upper bracket and grind its way to victory and got revenge. Organization-wise, this event would have been perfect without the […]

November 13, 2020

Rainbow Six Siege Twitch may see a rework

Emilien Lomet, Game Designer on Rainbow Six Siege, responded to a fan on Twitter and revealed the fact that Twitch may receive a rework soon. Rainbow Six Siege is a game where developers introduce new characters and rework already existing operators. With the metagame constantly changing, some operators who were up to standards ended up […]

September 28, 2020

R6 Esports EU League punishes Rogue for matchfixing

Yesterday, Ubisoft released a blog post about rumors of Rogue’s Rainbow Six Siege esports players being involved in matchfixing. After verifying evidence from multiple sources, both Maurice “AceeZ” Erkelenz and Lukas “korey” Zwingmann receive punishments alongside Rogue. Rogue Players Caught Matchfixing On April 13, Rogue and Team Empire faced each other in the Pro League […]

August 24, 2020

Six August 2020 Major ends unexpectedly

Rainbow Six Siege’s Six August 2020 Major comes to a close with the final European League matches. In this tournament, some of the best teams from around the world competed against each other. The objective was to gather more points in order to qualify for the 2021 Six Invitational. Every weekend featured a different league […]

May 21, 2020

Operation Steel Wave adds new R6 operators Ace and Melusi

Operation Steel Wave is now live on the Rainbow Six test servers, giving players their first chance to try out the new operators. When a Rainbow Six: Siege update adds new operators, there are often many new quirks to find and test. Between the explosive Ace and the sonic Melusi, fans can be sure that […]

May 16, 2020

The state of R6 Siege and #SaveSiege explained

As the pandemic continues, Ubisoft forges ahead with revamping their esports scene and continuing with their Year 5 roadmap. Though shelter-in-place orders forced employees to work at home, Ubisoft has rolled out patches and a new game mode during these uncertain times. Despite their efforts, however, the community is still unsatisfied with the state of […]

May 12, 2020

Gamers Without Borders R6 tournament won by The Ultimates

Gamers Without Borders, a worldwide competition, has stepped up to organize an international charity tournament running across popular esports titles like Rainbow Six Siege, Dota 2, and PUBG Mobile. Funds will go to partnering charities, including the COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund World Health Organization, GAVI, The Vaccine Alliance, and Direct Relief. The King Salman Humanitarian […]

April 30, 2020

theScore Esports Expands to Livestreaming wiith COVID-19 Charity Event

One of the most popular YouTube channels in esports is expanding into live streaming. With over 1.2M subscribers to the YouTube channel, theScore has carved out a niche for the company on the platform. Even before the pandemic, theScore had seen an increase of 92% YoY for the start of 2020. Now the company is […]

February 18, 2020

The Meteoric Growth of Rainbow Six: Siege

Ubisoft’s Rainbow Six: Siege is one of the greatest modern case studies on how to build an esport. Last weekend, the Six Invitational dominated streaming platforms with over 5 million hours watched over the entire event. The year-over-year growth of Rainbow Six is a testament to Ubisoft’s focus on competitive gameplay, willingness to implement community […]

November 14, 2019

Operation Rising Tides: The last operation of Rainbow Six Siege’s fourth year

The end of year four Rainbow Six Siege is an approaching topic for fans. Players around the world have been dying to know what was next for the ever-growing tactical shooter game. That wish was granted last Thursday, Nov 7. The next operation for the strategic FPS team-based game was Shifting Tides. Ubisoft teased its […]