Originally announced for the year 2020, Rainbow Six Extraction was finally to hit our screens on 16 September, but a new postponement arose in July, with the release planning for January 2022. An article on the English blog of the title would have specified its release date.
An imminent announcement?
Managed by Ubisoft Montreal, Rainbow Six is the extraction license fans are waiting for. After several postponements, it looks like the title has got its final release date. An article was recently updated on the title’s English site, revealing that the new installment of the successful franchise will be released on January 20, 2022.
Rainbow Six Extraction, formerly known as Rainbow Six Quarantine, showed off its gameplay during today’s Ubisoft Forward, providing an overview of what players can expect when the game launches Thursday, January 20. “
If the source clearly seems credible, it is still necessary to wait for an official announcement from Ubisoft which is more used to a press release for updates like this.
As a reminder, the title places you in a post-apocalyptic era. In teams of three players, you have to play as the operator of your choice to repel large amounts of alien invaders. Multiple areas will be available, each offering different difficulties and the end-game rewards will be improved according to this difficulty.
Rainbow Six Extraction is set for January 2022 on Xbox Series X. S, Xbox One, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, PC and Stadia.