Rainbow Six Siege Y7S2 is the next season coming to Ubisoft Montreal’s acclaimed tactical first-person shooter. But following the successful launch of Y7S1 and new defender Azumi, what can we expect from the year’s second season? The developers at Ubisoft have already revealed a few key details, but what else do you need to know? Here’s everything we know about the next batch of Rainbow Six Siege content, coming to the game, including when it’s due to launch, and more besides.
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Siege Y7S2 Overview
The Rainbow Six Siege Year 7 Roadmap has confirmed the following details about Y7S2, although it’s possible that some of these features could be amended by Ubisoft Montreal in the future.
- Operator: From Belgium
- New Map: For Team Deathmatch
- Battle Pass: Event & Arcade Features
- Player Behavior / Anti Cheat Features: March Cancellation Improvements
- Reputation System Features: Friendly Fire Sanctions, Early Reverse
- Console Features: Aim Control, Personalisation, New Controller Input Presets, FoV settings
- New Content: Shooting Range
- New Content: Operator Tips
Siege Y7S2 Release Date
Update 3 - Following a slight delay, Ubisoft says Operation Vector Glare will begin on June 14. Update 2 - Vector Glare has been delayed, with Ubisoft telling fans: "We’ve identified a player experience issue and have decided to postpone the release of Vector Glare in order to address it" Update 1 - Ubisoft confirms Vector Glare will release on June 7
At the time of writing a release date for Rainbow Six Siege Y7S2 has not been confirmed, however, it shouldn’t be too difficult to work out when the next season for the game should launch if we take a look at past content drops. You can take a look at the table below to see the start dates for previous seasons since Year 4 in 2019. As you can see, the second season in the yearly roadmap always starts in June. Given new seasons typically start on a Tuesday, we suspect that Rainbow Six Siege Y7S2 will start on June 14, 2022. In addition, since Y7S2 will require some level of testing, we suspect we’ll see the new season arrive on live servers at some stage in May 2022.
|Season 1||Burnt Horizon||March 6, 2019|
|Season 2||Phantom Sight||June 11, 2019|
|Season 3||Ember Rise||September 11, 2019|
|Season 4||Shifting Tides||December 3, 2019|
|Season 1||Void Edge||March 20, 2020|
|Season 2||Steel Wave||June 16, 2020|
|Season 3||Shadow Legacy||September 10, 2020|
|Season 4||Neon Dawn||December 1, 2020|
|Season 1||Crimson Heist||March 16, 2021|
|Season 2||North Star||June 14, 2021|
|Season 3||Crystal Guard||September 7, 2021|
|Season 4||High Calibre||November 30, 2021|
|Season 1||Demon Veil||March 15, 2022|
Y7S2 Operator Leaks
Every Season, Ubisoft releases a brand new Operator for Siege, and the next up will hail from Belgium (announced on the 2022 roadmap). We even know a few details about the new attacker thanks to some leaks, which you can read in the news section just below.
Latest Vector Glare Y7S2 News
May 5 – We’re just over a month away from the next season, so we imagine we could see even some more leaks in the coming weeks, so stay tuned.
April 7 – Another look at the new operator Sens, courtesy of notorious Siege leaker Zer0Bytes:
March 17 – As per reliable Siege leaker Zer0Bytes we’ve got a whole load of leaks indicating what players can expect from Y7S2. First up, it seems the new season is called ‘Y7S2 Vector Glare’.
In addition, we’ve got our first look at the new operator who is supposedly called ‘Sens’ who will have some sort of new item called the ‘R.O.U Projector System’ you can actually see it in action, just below:
That’s everything you need to know so far about Rainbow Six Siege Y7S2, but make sure to bookmark this page and return as we’ll update it with the latest info as it becomes available or leaks!