Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Lockdown PC Ready for Retail

February 13, 2006

Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Lockdown™ PC Ready
for Retail

Today Ubisoft, one of the world’s largest video
game publishers, announces that Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Lockdown™, the latest
PC iteration of the award-winning tactical shooter is ready for retail and will
be on store shelves across the U.S. on February 16th, 2006.

Ubisoft also released today a trailer focusing on
the accessibility and tactical nature of the PC title along with five brand new

Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Lockdown PC screenshots
For more Rainbow Six Lockdown screenshots, click here.

The Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six® franchise, hailed
for its immersive single-player and multi-player experiences, continues with
Lockdown as Team Rainbow, the world’s premier counter-terrorist unit, is called
on to fight a deadly bioterrorism threat. The crisis takes Rainbow into new
territory and new situations, as for the first time the hunter becomes the

Click here to download the new
Tom Clancy’s Rainbow
Six Lockdown trailer.

All new features, specific to the PC, add to the
tensest close-quarter battles ever experienced online. New features include:

  • Enhanced Tactical Experience
    • Deadlier enemies with improved tactics
      require quick and intense decision making. But move too fast and you’ll find
      the enemy waiting for you …
    • Hostages that must be navigated through the
      level and accounted for during firefights. Keep them safe and get them out
  • New Multiplayer Features
    • “Class Style” game play for multiplayer,
      allowing more specialization
    • Multiplayer reward system
    • New “Free-for-All” game type
    • The return of three classic maps – 747, Mint
      and Bunkers
    • Re-imagined missions, more challenging than
      ever before
    • Re-vamped Rivalry Mode: Rainbow vs.
      Mercenaries, battling over three different objective types simultaneously.
      No two Rivalry matches play out exactly the same way!
  • New Equipment
    • Enemy use of Lock Fusers in single-player
      game play presents new challenges to the player
    • Laser Trip Mines, virus grenades and C-4
      explosives add new options to the multiplayer arsenal
  • New Weapons and Attachments
    • 20 new weapons – 42 overall
    • Six brand new weapons never used before in a
      Rainbow Six game
    • 14 fan favorites from franchise history
    • Customize your weapon to suit your style of
      play: Silencers, scopes, red-dot sights, hi-cap magazines

For more information, please visit the official
Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six® Web site at



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