March 18, 2008
Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Vegas 2
Now Available In Retail Stores
Today Ubisoft, one of the world’s
largest video game publishers, announced that Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six® Vegas 2
for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and the
PLAYSTATION®3 computer entertainment system has shipped to retail stores and is
now available for an MSRP of $59.99. Developed by Ubisoft’s award-winning
Montreal studio, Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Vegas 2 is the follow up to the highly
successful and award-winning Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Vegas.
Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Vegas 2 is
the last chance for gamers to rescue Sin City from an escalating terrorist
siege, and will impose heart-pounding action from beginning to end. The best are
back and this time winner takes all. The highly anticipated sequel to the
recipient of numerous awards, including 2006’s Best First Person Shooter and
Best Online Game (Xbox LIVE®), Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six® Vegas 2 will push the
top-selling franchise to new heights with new gameplay features and
groundbreaking co-op and multiplayer modes.
More Multiplayer – The highly
acclaimed multiplayer mode in Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six® Vegas has been
upgraded to include 13 new maps with more intense face-offs, two new
adversarial modes, more rewards and easier access to matches using the
improved and intuitive matchmaking system.
Experience – Create your own identity that persists through both the single
player and multiplayer modes and progresses along with you online and offline.
Reap the benefits of your single player rewards in multiplayer, and vice
Vastly Improved Co-op Mode – Turn
single player mode into co-op mode at any time seamlessly with join in
progress. Now a friend can jump your story campaign and assist without any
change to the story. The single player maps and storyline were created with
co-op in mind, with every map having multiple entry points
Challenging AI – The AI is more
challenging than ever. Now, the terrorists are equipped with thermal vision,
night vision and shields – not to mention a multitude of varying tactics – all
of which are guaranteed to give you a new playing experience every time you go
into battle. As you progress within the game, you’ll be able to outsmart your
enemies by taking advantage of intelligence opportunities, such as using
New Weapons and Armor – Take down
the terrorists more effectively using 11 new weapons. New camouflage, clothing
and gear allow for the ultimate customizations.
More Vegas – Sin City is back and
bigger than before. Explore all-new Vegas hot spots and gritty back streets,
creating a visual experience that is as challenging as it is breathtaking.