Rainbow Six Pro League goes to Asia-Pacific

The Rainbow Six Pro League will be heading east for Season 3 this September! After a year of intense high-level competition in Europe, Latin America and North America, the Pro League is set to go even bigger, opening up to players across Japan, South Korea, Southeast Asia and Australia / New Zealand.


Season 3 marks the start of the Eastern Pro League, which will determine the best Rainbow Six Siege players in the Asia-Pacific region. The top teams will then face-off against each other in Sydney, Australia for the Season 3 Eastern Pro League Finals on October 21st and 22nd.

The winners from the Eastern Pro League finals will then have the opportunity to compete against the best players from Europe, Latin America & North America at the overall Season 3 Pro League 2017 Finale in São Paulo, Brazil between November 17th and 19th.

Prior to Season 3 launching, the Season 2 Pro League Finals are set to take place at Gamescom, on the central stage of the ESL Arena in Cologne, Germany on August 25th and 26th.

All of this culminates at the start of 2018 with the top-placing teams from the Asia-Pacific, European, Latin American and North American regions competing in the second Six Invitational, which takes place between February 16th and 18th in Montreal, Canada. The Six Invitational will determine the world’s best players as they compete for a prize pool of $500,000 in the biggest competition to date – bringing the Rainbow Six Pro League’s total prize pool to $1,250,000 this year.

For more information about Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Pro League, please visit rainbow6.com, and for more on Rainbow Six Siege check out our previous coverage.


Rainbow Six Siege

Release date — December 1, 2015
Developer — Ubisoft Montreal
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PEGI 18+
Rainbow 6 Siege is the latest installment in the acclaimed first-person shooter franchise developed by the renowned Ubisoft Montreal studio for PS4, Xbox One and PC. Inspired by the reality of counter terrorist operatives across the world, Rainbow 6 Siege invites players to master the art of destruction. Intense close quarters confrontations, high lethality, tactics, team play, and explosive action are at the center of the experience.
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