Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege Y5S1.2 Patch Notes Revealed

Siege Y5S1.2 Patch Notes
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The Rainbow Six Siege Y5S1.2 Patch Notes have been officially revealed, and bring some balancing updates alongside bug fixes.

The quick match map pool will remain the same throughout Y5S1 and will rotate again in Y5S2.

Rainbow Six Siege Y5S1.2 Patch Notes

Here are the complete patch notes revealed.



With you til the end of the line.

  • Frag Grenades replaced with Claymores.
  • Increased Skeleton Key Magazine Capacity:
    • Skeleton Key magazine capacity increased to 5 + 1
    • Skeleton Key max ammo count is now 25+1


Less is more.

  • Reduced number of Volcán shields to 2 (down from 3).


Less of a pain-in-the-schnitzel.

  • Now a 2-speed/2-armor operator.


Still a shortie.

  • Removed Super Shorty secondary.


Lights, Camera, Action!

  • Increased number of Candelas to 4 (up from 3).
  • Replaced Claymores with Smoke Grenades.
  • Increased T-95 LSW damage to 46 (up from 43).


  • Added a Razor Holographic Sight option to her M12.


  • Added an additional magazine to the TCSG12.
  • Reduced TCSG12 damage to 57 (down from 84).

Bug Fixes

  • FIXED – Barricade replication issues where the barricade is not destroyed for all players in game except the shooter.
  • FIXED – The Dynamic Play button does not update properly when last match was on an Event/Discovery playlist.
  • FIXED – Players can clip inside the excavator in EXT Construction Site of Oregon.
  • FIXED – Game boots with DX11 when players manually select the Vulkan executable in the steam installation folder.
  • FIXED – Minor menu/shop visual and cosmetic fixes.

Please see the Designer’s Notes for more detailed insight on the balancing changes coming with the update.

We’re excited to see what Ubisoft has planned for Siege’s future as it slowly heads into next-generation consoles.

The first bug mentioned in the fixes has been especially annoying.

What do you think about the latest patch notes? Let us know in the comments below and share your thoughts.

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