Published on June 11th, 2024 | by Adrian Gunning


Today at Ubisoft Forward, Ubisoft teased information about the upcoming content for Season 1 for XDefiant, the new free-to-play, fast-paced arcade shooter developed by Ubisoft San Francisco* featuring factions inspired from some of Ubisoft’s beloved franchises. Players can download and play XDefiant for free from their PC via Ubisoft Connect, PlayStation 5 or Xbox Series X|S. To download XDefiant, go to

Click Here to Watch Season One Reveal

At Forward, XDefiant teased the following content that will be coming to Season 1:

  • 1 new faction – GSK (Inspired by Rainbow Six Siege)
  • 3 new maps (1 new map per month)
    • Clubhouse
    • Daytona
    • Rockefeller
  • 3 new weapons
  • 1 new mode – Capture the Flag
  • Ranked Play
  • And more (to be revealed July 1)

A full reveal of Season 1 content – including more information on GSK, Capture the Flag, the 3 new weapons, other new cosmetics and game features – will be on XDefiant’s new YouTube show XDebrief on July 1, with Season 1 launching July 2.

For more information on XDefiant or to receive updates on future, please visit

About the Author'

Adrian lives in Melbourne Australia and has a huge passion for gaming, technology and pop culture. He recently finished his a Bachelor of Journalism and is currently focusing on games journalism. When not writing and playing video games, Adrian can be found in Comics 'R' Us debating the pros of the DC Universe and cons of the Marvel Universe.

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