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Ubisoft unveils first Rainbow Six Vegas 2 details

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Ubisoft has announced the first details for Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Vegas 2, which is set for a March 2008 release on PS3, PC and Xbox 360. The game picks up from where the last one left off, with players fighting to gain back control of terrorist-held Las Vegas.

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The sequel will feature an upgraded multiplayer mode, including 13 new maps, two new adversarial modes, more rewards and easier access to matches using the improved matchmaking system. Co-op play will also be fully integrated with the story, so friends can jump into a single player game and assist you without changing the plot. We’re also promised smarter AI, 11 new weapons and a variety of new Vegas locales to fight in.

If the previous games are anything to go by, then Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Vegas 2 is sure to be a big hit come March. In the meantime, check out our reviews of the original version on PC and Xbox 360.

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