Rainbow Six: Siege's Operation Chimera detailed

  • Rainbow Six: Siege's Operation Chimera detailed

Rainbow Six: Siege's Operation Chimera detailed

The new Operators are part of a wave of new content now lined up for Siege, including the run "n" gun action if the upcoming Outbreak event, which will see a selection of the roster, including new kids Lion and Finka, fight off hordes of grotesque creatures in apocalyptic new maps. At the press of a button, Finka administers a 20% health boost to her entire team, overclocking team members who are already at full health. Her primary weapons are the Spear.308, SASG-12, and 6P41, while she falls back on the PMM pistol and GSH-18 as secondaries.

Lion, for instance, is a French bioterror specialist who got his nickname from his loud voice. Activating this skill also revives any DBNO team-members, giving them a chance to get to their feet without exposing would be rescuers to attack. The drone then triggers and any player from the enemy team caught moving during a 4 second window will show up as a highlighted silhouette for their foes for a short time.

Chimera's other new Operator is Lion, also an Attacker. His primary weapons include a V308, 417 Marksmen rifle, and SG-CQB. Lion will also have access to a claymore and stun grenades, as a two speed, two armor Operator. According to a blog post from the company, Finka will have access to self-dissolving nanobots for a wide range of now undefined applications, while Lion will utilize a drone so as to maintain quarantine perimeters. Like Mute's jammers having the ability to counter Lion's drone and its movement detection.

About a couple of weeks ago, Ubisoft offered a brief overview of Operation Chimera's operators in Rainbow Six Siege, revealing that the first one is French and the other hails from Russian Federation, with both being two of the very best biohazard specialists in the world.

What do you make of the new Rainbow Six Siege Operators so far?