Game news Rainbow Six Siege: The First Details of the North Star Season Revealed
That weekend was the Rainbow Six Siege Six Invitational. And as expected, Ubisoft took the opportunity to reveal the first details of North Star, the new season of the sixth year of the game.
A first trailer for North Star was released on Saturday, which will allow us to meet Thunderbird, the new agent who will be with us the season that starts on May 25th
, that means tomorrow. They then imagined he was a defense attorney, which Ubisoft confirmed in its press release. Mina “Thunderbird” Sky is therefore in fact from the Nakodas Indian people, a first since all other agents have a “classic” nationality. She will be able to settle in a maintenance facility called Koìna Station in different places on the map, knowing that it will have Healing and resurrecting effects on allies, but also on enemies. It will therefore be necessary to choose your location well so as not to favor your opponent too much. Its resistance will be quite low, but it will be compensated by high speed. On the armor side, Thunderbird will have one SPEAR.308 or SPAS-15 as primary weapons and Camp 9 or Q-929
as secondary weapons.
His arrival will coincide with that Redesign of the favelas mapUbisoft is testing new functions via its test server. They relate to a revision of the armament system and autopsy activities. Specifically, Ubisoft is planning this Convert armor into extra health
to give “better visibility of the effects of their armor”. At the same time, players who are definitely sidelined can continue to influence the games. It will go through that Ability to use drones alongside the attackers and use gadgets for defenders like Maestro, Echo and Mozzie. Notice that it’s about testingand that their final integration into the game depends on feedback from the community. Finally, Ubisoft presents some additional changes brought in by the North Star season:
A scoreboard 2.0
New symbols for eliminated agents
Correction of bullet holes
Agent balancing (adjustments planned for Melusi, Mira and Maestro as well as a revision of the smoke spread).