Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege – Patch 3.1.2
Release Notes for 05/01/2018

Patch 3.1.1 • • • • • List of Patches • • • • • Patch 3.2.0

Patch 3.1.2 - May 1, 2018

Balance Changes


  • Outline will only appear for the duration of player movement.
  • Scan charges reduced from 3 to 2.
  • Cooldown between scans increased from 10 to 20 seconds.


  • Magpie no longer destroys Hibana's X-KAIROS pellets.


  • Shield Flash range reduced from 8 meters to 5 meters.
  • Shield Flash charges reduced from 5 to 4.


  • Electronic Rendering Cloak will deplete its charge in 12 seconds, down from 30 seconds.
  • Electronic Rendering Cloak will now recharge in 6 seconds, down from 12 seconds.



LMG Damage

Bug Fixes


  • Fixed - Players are able to exploit hip fire accuracy by performing a series of actions.
  • Fixed - Weapon turns invisible if a player throws their drone and it is destroyed instantly.
  • Fixed - Defenders can remain stuck after deploying a gadget if using the Advanced Gadget Deployment setting.
  • Fixed - Sometimes Deployable Shield's replication is not the same after doing specific actions.

Level Design

  • Fixed - Attackers can plant the Defuser on top of a shelf in 2F Armory Lockers.
  • Fixed - Character model will become 2D if prone close to the 1F VIP Section stairs.
  • Fixed - The Defuser can be disabled by destroying the floor underneath it if is planted in 2F Billiard Room.
  • Fixed - Players becomes invisible under the stairs in 1F Lobby area.


  • Fixed - Lion's scan sound effect persists into the next round.
  • Fixed - If Finka's boost ends while a player is in Smoke's Gas, the damage multiplier is not removed.
  • Fixed - When the Spear .308 magazine is completely empty, aiming down sights while reloading will shorten the animation slightly.
  • Fixed - The EDD will not give 40 damage if it is positioned on the lowest point possible on a door.
  • Fixed - Black Eyes are able to see through borders in 2F Stock Trading room on Bank.
  • Fixed - Activating the Stim Pistol while holding a deployable shield switches weapon instantly.
  • Fixed - Ela will lose functionality if her gadget will be destroyed while trying to pick it up.
  • Fixed - Shock wire remains active on a deployable shield after the shield was destroyed
  • Fixed - Operator is sometimes stuck when trying to pick up deployable gadgets.

User Experience

  • Fixed - Players with VS Notifications preference OFF still see the notification in-game
  • Fixed - Players are able to equip a standard and Elite BDU at the same time
  • Fixed - Slasher Headgear for Buck is missing the red eyes.
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