It appears, however, that we now know why there hasn’t been new details about the game: it’s constantly being scrapped. According to Superannuation, the game has been redesigned from the ground up an astonishing three times.
Rumor is that Rainbow 6 Patriots has been redesigned from the ground up three times. Yikes.
— superannuation (@supererogatory) March 22, 2014
Ubisoft revealed to IGN last year that the game had to be remade, but no one expected it to be remade three times.
We had a core team. They had a good vision. They got started, and then the game wasn’t working. So [they had] to start again,” Detoc explained. “There’s an editorial group in Ubisoft, a big group, very influential. If the game is not good enough, they say it’s not good enough. Most of the time, the team will say, ‘yeah, I know.’ But sometimes they want to continue in a direction where you say, ‘no, it’s not going to work.
GameSided contacted Ubisoft for comment, and received a “no comment” on the matter.
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