Rainbow Six Extraction coming to Xbox Game Pass on Day 1

Sadnan Nafis
By Sadnan Nafis
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Ubisoft and Xbox have announced that Rainbow Six Extraction will be available on day one with Xbox Game Pass, PC Game Pass, and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate.

Rainbow Six Extraction is releasing on January 20th, 2022, and Xbox Game Pass members can jump into this intense and thrilling experience on the launch day, giving fans a delightful surprise.

Rainbow Six Extraction is a co-op PVE experience that places players in the shoes of well-known Rainbow Six Siege operators with up to three friends, facing off against a mysterious alien menace that threatens life on Earth. With 18 operators to choose from and a variety of unique gadgets and weapons at their disposal, players will need to communicate and think tactically to take on their otherworldly adversaries and safely extract their captured teammates.

“By making Rainbow Six Extraction available to Xbox Game Pass and PC Game Pass members on the day and date of its launch via Xbox Game Pass, we’re demonstrating that we believe in the value and choice that game subscriptions offer to players,” said Chris Early, Ubisoft’s Senior Vice President of Strategic Partnerships and Business Development. “Rainbow Six Extraction for Xbox Game Pass and PC Game Pass members is just the beginning. Ultimately, we will offer the Ubisoft+ subscription service to Xbox owners so that they can enjoy the full extent of our Ubisoft+ game library, including new releases, on their consoles.”

Alongside this, Ubisoft+ is also coming to Xbox in the near future. Ubisoft+ is a subscription service that allows access to more than 100 Ubisoft titles at a monthly cost. Ubisoft will share more information about this news later.

On the other hand, Rainbow Six Siege, which was already available on Xbox Game Pass and will be available to PC Game Pass and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members on Jan 20th.

Back in November of 2021, Ubisoft listened to the community feedback and lowered the price for Extraction to $39.99 USD for the standard edition.

Rainbow Six Extraction is coming to Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, the Ubisoft Store on Windows PC, and Stadia on September 16. The game will also feature cross-play across all platforms, so fans will be able to enjoy this title with their friends on other platforms.

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Sadnan Nafis is a Senior Esports Writer at GameRiv. Sadnan has a love-hate relationship with Rainbow Six Siege. He loves to keep himself updated with new tech videos and is always ready to help others.