Rainbow Six Siege Update Version 1.72 Full Patch Notes (PS4, Xbox One, PC)

Rainbow Six Siege

Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege update version 1.72 is available to download now for PS4, Xbox One, and PC. Here are the full patch notes for this update.

The new features and highlight of Rainbow Six Siege patch 1.72 are an update to the Reverse Friendly Fire system with RFF Squad Management, and a change to how Goyo (and Capitao’s) fire interacts with Hostage under the RFF system.

Rainbow Six Siege Update Version 1.72 Full Patch Notes (PS4, Xbox One, PC)

GAMEPLAY

BALANCING

GOYO

Hostage has evolved.

  • Hostage is now immune to fire (both Goyo’s Volcan and Capitao)
  • To prevent incidences of team griefing towards Goyo under the RFF system, we’ve decided to make hostage immune to fire.

RFF SQUAD MANAGEMENT

  • We have now expanded the RFF system to squads. If players of the same squad damage or TK other team members, RFF will be activated for all members of that squad.

BUG FIXES

  • FIXED – Crashing issues on PS4

We are also in the midst of investigating crashing issues reported for PC and XBONE as well, and will update when we have more.

GAMEPLAY

  • FIXED – Player exploit to vote on themselves when a Vote Kick is triggered and they are the ones being kicked
  • FIXED – If player crouches or goes prone and then falls, their upwards view can be obstructed by their character model.

LEVEL DESIGN

BORDER

  • FIXED – Operator’s shield clips through the wall at 2F Offices on Border

COASTLINE

  • FIXED – Inconsistent wall destruction in 2F hallway on Coastline

FORTRESS

  • FIXED – Players can barricade a door behind the boxes in 1F Hannam Hallway of Fortress
  • FIXED – Flickering wall texture in EXT Garden Path of Fortress
  • FIXED – Small texture gap on Central Stairs of Fortress
  • FIXED – Players can clip through the ceiling domes in Fortress
  • FIXED – Misaligned wall in 2F Bathroom on Fortress

KAFE

  • FIXED – Missing visual texture on walls in 3F Cigar Lounge on Kafe.

PLANE

  • FIXED – Mira’s black mirror can clip through an unbreakable surface if deployed at the West wall of 2F Staff Section on Plane.

USER EXPERIENCE

  • FIXED – Level skybox sometimes visible when loading in on the first boot
  • FIXED – Stat tracking issues when using Twitch drones to destroy gadgets
  • FIXED – Various minor visual cosmetic fixes on headgears and uniforms.
  • FIXED – Phone reset animation plays on the wrong side when getting a call from Dokkaebi.
  • FIXED – [Caster] Operators are detected on the basement level instead of the first floor in spectator mode.

Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege is available now for PS4, Xbox One, and PC.


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