Today is a warm day in the gaming world, with a couple of new updates arriving to two of the big games. One of them was for  WatchDogs2, while the other one that am going to talk about, is Rainbow Six:Siege. Siege’s patch is available across all platforms.

Get your drink and snacks ready. This is going to take a while.

Siege Patch 2.1.1 dated February 21

High Impact Fixes

Fixed – Players sometimes spawn with the point of view of a distant camera.

Fixed – Player sometimes spawns as immobile drone, which carries over to the action phase.

Fixed – Black Mirror can be activated from the front.

Fixed – When Mira’s OWM is placed on a reinforced wall, defenders can melee X-KAIROS pellets, exothermic charge or any other gadgets on the other side of the glass.

Fixed – Teammates killing themselves on Exothermic Charges, X-KAIROS charges, and claymores registered as a team kill.

Fixed – Operators’ skin textures in headgear pictures and character model preview are low-resolution.

Fixed – Diamond weapon skin can only be applied to Mira and Jackal.

Fixed – Diamond weapon skin unavailable in Shop.


Fixed – The “heavy breathing” from DBNO Operators lingers after being revived.

Fixed – The client will crash at the splash screen when signing out from an account in the switch profile menu.

Fixed – Players teleport briefly after joining a game in progress.

Fixed – Team kills recorded incorrectly if a teammate leaves a match then rejoins.

Fixed – When afflicted by Yokai’s drone while using a camera, player could no longer switch back.

Fixed – It’s impossible to crouch and melee at the same time.

Fixed – Players are able to spot enemies with jammed drones.

Game Mode

Terrorist Hunt

Fixed – Bomb A and Bomb B icons do not appear at the top of the HUD.

Fixed – Bombers are missing waist level textures.

Fixed – Location Pings persist on the map after the Terrorist has died.

Fixed – Bomber pathing is obstructed by Barricades.

Fixed – One squad member doesn’t follow the others when joining a Terrorist Hunt match.


Fixed – The sound propagation from Defuser planting is too low.

Fixed – When disabling the Defuser, Operator’s hands are offset.


Fixed – Timer and infinite time symbol are missing on the HUD.

Secure Area

Fixed – The final Defender cannot remain in a DBNO state while contesting the objective.

Caster Camera

Fixed – Operator Icons turn white after switching between players in 1st person view.

Fixed – Teammates are not highlighted if the player had previously spectated a custom game session.

Fixed – Caster View can appear broken depending on which floor is being viewed.

Fixed – Surrender option remains on the scoreboard if the caster previously initiated a surrender vote.

Custom Game

Fixed – Error “4-0xFFF0BDC0” was received when a player attempted to join an Online Custom Game.

Fixed – Error 3-0x000A0002 was received when a player attempted to create a Custom Dedicated Match.



Fixed – Black Mirror is sometimes able to be placed in a way that blocks a nearby doorway.

Fixed – The Black Mirror canister cannot be interacted with.

Fixed – Improper behavior of wall during destruction of walls with metal beams in the middle when using the Black Mirror device.

Fixed – Weapon Charms clip through Mira’s hand.


Fixed – While the Eyenox device is active, Jackal is unable to see the red light on active Cameras.

Fixed – Eyenox prevents Jackal from seeing red lights on active cameras.

Fixed – Grouping system on “C7E” rifle inaccurate on PS4 versus PC.


Fixed – Knee passes through Operator’s shield when crouched.

Fixed – Breaching charges can fail to detonate if detonated immediately after a Cluster Charge.

Fixed – Cluster Charge grenades have no collision with Operators when the player is positioned near the wall where the gadget is deployed.

Fixed – Cluster Charge is able to be destroyed by Thatcher’s EMP Grenade.

Fixed – Player is no longer able to control Fuze after detonating two cluster charges.


Fixed – The operator will lose the functionality for the X-KAIROS launcher if the reload action is interrupted by a “Welcome Mat” being triggered.

Fixed – Sidearm recoil is higher than desired, and accuracy is lower than desired.

Fixed – On night maps, Hibana’s X-KAIROS pellets create a glittering effect when triggered. Party’s over everybody.


Fixed – The Hovering Drone is unable to enter Weapon Mode if placed underneath the torso of any operator.

Fixed – Yokai Drone will sometimes lose signal when attacking to some parts of the roof on Oregon.

Fixed – Sidearm recoil is higher than desired, and accuracy is lower than desired.

Fixed – EDD’s laser vanishes if Kapkan is hit by Yokai’s disrupt while picking up gadget.

Fixed – PDA has incorrect reflection visual effects.


Fixed – The extended shield of Montagne disappears while in prone and looking from a certain angle.

Fixed – Once Montagne made a melee attack, his right hand clips trough his shield while deploying it.

Fixed – Knee passes through Operator’s shield when crouched.


Fixed – The Legendary Texan Dynamite charge persists for several seconds after it has been destroyed.


Fixed – Magpie is missing audio and visual effects when a grenade is thrown towards it.


Fixed – Destructible shield is not destroyable when Friendly fire is set to off in a Custom Match.


Fixed – Black Eyes are not properly attaching to walls when tossed at a frame.


Fixed – Destructible shield is not destroyable when Friendly fire is set to off in a Custom Match.


Fixed – Knee passes through Operator’s shield when crouched.


Fixed – EDF detects Fuze’s Cluster Charge pucks.


Fixed – A flickering prompt appears in the upper left corner of the screen.

Level Design


Fixed – Various LOD fixes.


Fixed – Various LOD fixes.


Fixed – Vaulting does not work on the 1F Outside (South side).

Fixed – Various LOD fixes.


Fixed – Various LOD fixes.

Fixed – Narrow wall in Kitchen Spawn that requires two reinforced walls to cover.


Fixed – Various LOD fixes.


Fixed – Various LOD fixes.

Fixed – Door frame in Dorm Main Hall disappears at range.

Fixed – Sofa disappears at ranged in Master Bedroom.

Fixed – Metal information plates disappear at range in Watch Tower.

Fixed – Plates hanging on the walls disappear at range.


Fixed – Various LOD fixes.

Fixed – Jacuzzi is not fully skinned.


Fixed – Various LOD fixes.

Fixed – Blue flickering after player’s spawn in on Terrorist Hunt.

Fixed – LOD on amplifier and candles at Chapel.


Fixed – Various LOD fixes.

Fixed – River Docks is not fully skinned.

Hereford Base

Fixed – Various LOD fixes.


Fixed – Various LOD fixes.


Fixed – Small gap in the floor next to the door frame.

Fixed – Various LOD fixes.

User Experience

Fixed – Gradient is applied over top of the tabs in the menu.

Fixed – There is no error message displayed when offline and selecting “Multiplayer”.

Fixed – Inconsistency between thumbnail picture and the preview for headgear on Thatcher.

Fixed – Missing thumbnail picture for Doc’s uniform.

Fixed – Menu’s disappear after changing the menu language and accepting a party invite at the same time.

Fixed – Inconsistency between thumbnail picture and the preview for multiple Blackbeard headgears.

Fixed – Information about Doc’s Unique Gadget is incomplete.

Fixed – Inconsistency between thumbnail picture and preview on Creneau headgear for Rook.

Fixed – Inconsistency between thumbnail picture and preview on Robin headgear for Blitz.

Fixed – Scrolling through the shop with the mouse wheel only works when hovering over an item.

Fixed – When running with a weapon, Operator’s arms are misplaced.

Fixed – Tokeiso and Gunba Weapon Charm names and descriptions are swapped.

Fixed – Players sometimes encounter their MMR reading as 4294267187 when they are a Copper 3.

Fixed – Previewing Universal Charms zooms into the wrong part of a weapon.

Fixed – Under rare circumstances, the main menu will disappear.

Fixed – Players are not able to confirm their spot in Dedicated Custom Matches.

Fixed – Ryuko Weapon Skin does not properly apply to the UMP 45.

Fixed – Aki No Tsuru Weapon Skin does not properly apply to certain weapons.

Fixed – Inconsistencies between time played and time registered by the game statistics.

Fixed – “Full Roster” achievement not awarded after unlocking all Operators.

Fixed – Icons appearing as placeholder for certain charms.

Fixed – The “Ralphie” Christmas skin not appearing properly for players who completed the event.

Fixed – Operator’s facial expression animations in headgear and preview were incorrect. (BDU view will be fixed in 2.1.2)

Fixed – Mira’s chibi charm appeared low quality.

Fixed – Buying the GEO Traje De Luces bundle doesn’t unlock the Chaquetilla skin for the PDW9.

Fixed – Doc and Rook have identical Red Crow headgear and were embarrassed to show up at parties wearing the same accessories.

Fixed – Placeholder texture spotted on Castle’s default headgear glasses.

Fixed – Rook’s Red Crow headgear is identical to his default headgear when previewed or equipped in the Album and Shop.

Fixed – Name incorrect for the Y1 – 8 Operators bundle on the Russian client.

Fixed – Inconsistency between characters’ eyes in headgear preview and thumbnails.

Fixed – Pro League All Gold Sets Uniforms textures not applied to Operators in first person view.

Fixed – If 15 items are present in Digital Content, the last one will appear cut off.

Fixed – Weapons with certain sights are not aligned.

Fixed – The M590A1 iron sight is not properly aligned with the red dot.

Fixed – The AR33 reflex sight is misaligned.

Fixed – The AR33 holo sight is misaligned.

Fixed – Girih weapon skin is missing across all weapons.

Fixed – During game data installation process, the Operators tab is inactive although it has a yellow notification dot underneath it, teasing you.

Fixed – Resolution inconsistencies with DJ GSG9 bundle.

Fixed – Broken selection control in the Currency Packs menu.

Fixed – Fade is missing on both sides of the screen when viewing Operators in full-screen in Album and Shop.

Fixed – Valkyrie’s Overlord headgear has a placeholder thumbnail image.

Fixed – KT Banshee P.D. headgear for Doc has the same texture as the Dust Line headgear.

Fixed – The text written on the Mix Tape charm is in low resolution.

Fixed – The Saint-Jean Bundle description doesn’t mention the name of the charm.

Fixed – Several Bushido payment confirmation pop-ups have placeholder banners.

Fixed – Several Bundles have placeholder presentation images.

Fixed – The Headgear preview shows a headgear that is not in the game.

Fixed – Black textures visible on Fuze KT Raid Camo Uniform’s thumbnail.

Fixed – Players are able to circumvent certain intended functionality through the use of the Quick Join button.

Phew! That’s a lot! It certainly took a while for me to go through them and understand the fixes.

So, tell me. Did you ever know all these issues existed in the first place?

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