Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Vegas - PS3 - Preview
There is a certain expectation when Tom Clancy’s name is attached to a project, and the Rainbow Six franchise has certainly lived up to that expectation. Sure, there was a stumble or two along the way, but Rainbow Six has invaded Las Vegas and the action is taut, the environments are terrific and the gameplay is rich and rewarding.
Not only is Rainbow Six Vegas a top-notch shooter, but the game is also tactically oriented. More on that in a moment.
Rainbow Six Vegas released in late 2006 on both the 360 and PC platforms. In the intervening months, Ubisoft has been busy insuring that the transition to the PS3 is anything but just a straight port. The PS3 has 10 new multiplayer maps and two new game modes, exclusive to the PS3.
The game’s single-player experience begins in Mexico and the Rainbow Six team being sent in to eliminate a terrorist responsible for bombings in Bogot