Thanks partially to its newest free weekend and the launch of recent content material, Ubisoft’s Rainbow Six Siege has set a brand new peak concurrent person file on Steam. In keeping with Steam Charts, the team-based tactical shooter practically hit 200,000 concurrent customers for the primary time, eclipsing the sport’s earlier file of 198,500 in March 2020.
Information from Steam Charts (via Esports Observer) says Siege reached a brand new peak concurrent file of 199,830 for its new lifetime peak. It appears it should solely be a matter of time earlier than the sport crosses the 200,000 threshold.
Siege has been one of many largest comeback tales in gaming this era. The sport launched in 2015 and hit a file of round 40,000 concurrent gamers again then. As these newest numbers display, the sport continues to develop, even years after launch.
Siege’s latest season, Crimson Heist, began on March 17. The season introduces a brand new model of the Border map with quality-of-life enhancements, including a balcony and another modifications to assist higher match the fashionable state of the sport. A brand new GONNE-6 secondary weapon fires an explosive projectile that may destroy bulletproof gadget.
The following sport within the Rainbow Six sequence was introduced as Rainbow Six Quarantine, however Ubisoft has confirmed it should change the name partially because of the world well being disaster. A title for the rebrand, Parasite, leaked, however it’s not the real name.