Update: The server issues have been resolved. The original story is below.
If you’re looking to hop online with Rainbow Six: Siege or Ghost Recon: Wildlands tonightyou might not be able to. These two titlesand several other Ubisoft gamesare currently facing connection issues on multiple platforms.
Ubisoft sent a message to its followers on Twitter confirming it is aware of the issuesand noted that it is working to resolve them.
We are aware of server issues impacting multiple games. Our technical team is investigating and working on resolving this as quickly as possible. We appreciate your patience and we will continue to update this thread as new information becomes available: https://t.co/myd5dDcFLh
Ubisoft Support (@UbisoftSupport) January 62018intermittent disconnections and longer queue waits for multiplayerand don’t expect to be able to reach other online servicesforumsand websites. Seven different Ubisoft games on PS4Xbox OnePCand Xbox 360 are being affected at the time of publication.
The following titles are currently facing connection issues:
Rainbow Six: SiegeGhost Recon: WildlandsThe CrewSteepWatch Dogs 2Trials FusionAirMech Arena
Tonight’s connection issues seem to be following a recent string of server issues for Ubisoft titles. On January 4it seems a similar issue occurred to several titlesincluding Rainbow Six: Siegeon Xbox One.
Ubisoft has not confirmed what the root cause of these issues arebut these titles are far from the only ones being impacted today. Fortnite and Fortnite Battle Royale are also facing service issuesbut only after updates addressing Intel’s Meltdown vulnerabilities.
Ubisoft’s latest update at 8:30 PM EDT stated that the support team is still working to resolve tonight’s connection issues. More updates and information on the situation is available in a forum post here.