The third season of content for Rainbow Six Siege is beginning soon and Ubisoft has revealed details about the first event of the season, "Operation Chimera".
First off, all additions of the game are getting price changes.
Starter Edition - $14.99
Advanced Edition - $59.99
Gold Edition - $89.99
Complete Edition - $129.99
For a full breakdown of whats included in each edition, be sure to check out the chart below, or check out the official Ubisoft blog.
Next is the Outbreak event itself, which looks like it's going to be a zombies type hoard mode. Here is the official description of the event from the Rainbow Six blog post
An infestation of unknown origin is attacking the small town of Truth or Consequences, New Mexico. The danger is so high that the authorities quarantined the entire town, trapping civilians and soldiers inside. Very little information is filtering out, but the only certainty is that the situation is dire.
The event will run for four weeks and will be free to all owners of the game. Exclusive HazMat cosmetic items will be available during the event which can be found in Outbreak Packs. The Outbreak collection will contain 50 unique items with no duplicates including weapon skins, headgear, uniforms, charms and exclusive elite gear.
The Outbreak Collection will contain cosmetic gear for the following Operators: