Ubisoft and the responsible developers have released a new update for Rainbow Six Siege today. We will have all the information about this patch on November 17.
The Rainbow Six Siege Update 1.97 (Y5S3.3.1)can now be downloaded and installed. We do not know the size of the download at the moment. With today’s patch Y5S3.3.1 there are adjustments to some weapons and bug fixes.
Rainbow Six Siege (RS6) Patch Notes 1.97
- Tachanka’s RP-46 Degtyaryov turret has been replaced with the Shumikha Laucher.
- This launcher shoots grenades that generate areas of fire 1 second after the first bounce.
- The Shumikha Launcher is equipped with a fixed 5-grenade magazine. Tachanka has a total of 10 grenades available. Grenades are inserted one by one.
- The DP27 LMG is now available as a primary weapon option for Tachanka and will be replacing the SASG-12.
- This weapon allows players to open rotations on soft walls and destroy hatches.
- After his time on the TS, Tachanka will no longer have the ability to Withstand.
TACHANKA VOICE LINES
- Due to unavoidable constraints, voice lines have been recorded with a new voice actor for Tachanka upon the release of his rework. We thank Anatoly Zinoviev for his past work as Tachanka’s voice actor and for the passion he was able to provide to both the role and to the community.
- FIXED – Several issues with visuals and functionality on Shumikha Shells.
- FIXED – Various SFX issues with the grenade launcher.
- FIXED – Visual issues present with the grenade launcher.
- FIXED – Several UI and store visuals with the Slava Korolyu Elite items and icons.
- FIXED -Tachanka’s Elite fire VFX from the MVP dance are present on his model in multiple maps.
- FIXED – Frag bounce sound can sometimes play unintentionally.
- FIXED – Tachanka’s DP27 LMG currently has the full penetration attribute.
- FIXED – DP27 does 48 damage instead of 49.
- FIXED – There is a major visual obstruction when Tachanka guard breaks a shield with his DP27.
- FIXED – The DP27 benefits from 1 additional round, despite being an open bolt machine gun.