Rainbow Six Siege: How To Invite Crossplay [Quick Guide]

Play with players across different platforms by learning to invite crossplay in just a few steps.

Crossplay in Rainbow Six Siege allows players from different platforms to play. Having crossplay “On” can significantly make a difference in matchmaking time, so one must know how to invite Crossplay in Rainbow Six Siege to find matches faster.

Key Takeaways
  • The Crossplay option in Rainbow Six Siege can be Activated from the Options Menu.
  • PC Platforms can’t match with the Console Platforms, as the cross-platform isn’t supported.
  • Rainbow Six Siege allows Cross-progression to transfer your progress from any platform.
  • You only need to link your platform account to your Ubisoft account to enable cross-progression.

How To Activate And Invite Crossplay?

Crossplay Matchmaking Activating
Activating Crossplay Matchmaking in Rainbow Six Siege Option Menu [Image by eXputer]

Activating Crossplay is easier than you think, allowing you to play thrilling matches across different platforms with friends.

  1. Launch Rainbow Six Siege.
  2. Make your way to the Options Menu.
  3. Crossplay Matchmaking status can be seen at the end of the Menu.
Important: When Crossplay is disabled, you will be matched only with players using the same platform or console family.

To invite players, follow these steps:

  1. Click on your profile on the top right.
  2. Click on Ubisoft Connect at the bottom.
  3. Head to the Social Section.
  4. Search for the player you want to add and send them a friend request. 

Rainbow Six Siege Crossplay Platforms

For now, Rainbow Six Siege supports Crossplay between the following platforms.

  • PC, Google Stadia and Luna.
  • PlayStation 4 & 5, Xbox One and Xbox Series X/S.
Important: Crossplay between PC and console is currently not supported.


You can progress across platforms, whether you’re upgrading to the latest console or moving from PC to Console using Cross-Progression.

Cross-Progression seamlessly transfers your achievements, specific statistics such as rank, and cosmetic items like Alpha Packs, Battle Pass items, and Skins between platforms.

How To Link Your Ubisoft Account To Other Platforms?

Ubisoft Account Linking
Linking other Platforms Account to Ubisoft Account [Image by eXputer]
Follow these steps to seamlessly cross-progress by linking your other platform accounts to your Ubisoft Account.

  1. Open up the Ubisoft Account Page.
  2. Head to the Account Information section.
  3. Scroll down to the Linked Accounts section.
  4. Link your other platform account to Ubisoft.

My Thoughts On Crossplay In Rainbow Six Siege

My matchmaking time was reduced significantly after turning on the Crossplay in Rainbow Six Siege. It’s annoying that I can’t play with my console friends if you’re on PC, but I can make the switch anytime without any loss.

Now that you know how to invite crossplay, read my Rainbow Six Siege review for better insights. Moreover, learn how to play Roamers and surprise your opponents by killing them sneakily. And with the Best Attackers, you can counter any Roamer or Anchor.


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Sulaymaan Ahmad is a Senior Writer on eXputer who covers all the latest and greatest games. He has an engineering background and a knack for decimating players in First-Person Shooter games. He also enjoys narrative-driven games with characters he can emotionally invest in. Sulaymaan's love for gaming has been going strong for several years which is evident on his gaming profiles at Steam and PSN. Experience: 3+ Years || Written 150+ Guides || Mainly Covers Strategy Guides on eXputer

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