It’s time to go back. Back to Berlin. Back into the shoes of Karl Fairburne. Back to ASSASSINATE THE FÜHRER! Back to Sniper Elite V2 Remastered on Xbox One, PS4, Nintendo Switch and PC!
Launching today on all the usual consoles – Xbox One, PS4, Nintendo Switch – alongside that of the PC, Sniper Elite V2 Remastered takes us back to where the Sniper Elite series really began to excite. Dropping us into the life of elite sniper Karl Fairburne and patched into Berlin, it’ll be up to you to help prevent the V2 rocket technology from falling into the wrong hands.
A fully remastered version of the original game which released way back in 2012, Sniper Elite V2 Remastered comes complete with the brilliant base game, all the DLC that has released for it, plus new features like a Photo Mode, 4K and HDR support, mouse and keyboard support, new playable characters ripped straight from the equally as good Zombie Army Trilogy and those all-important visual upgrades.
Further still both local and online multiplayer support is in place, letting you grab a squad and compete across 7 tense multiplayer options – think Deathmatch, Dog Tag Harvest, Capture the Flag and more.
No matter whether you played the original Sniper Elite V2 to death previously, have only witnessed the more recent experiences in the likes of Sniper Elite 4, or are going in totally green, Sniper Elite V2 Remastered on Xbox One, PS4, Nintendo Switch and PC will have your back. Just pop over to the usual digital stores and grab yourself a copy. Us Xbox One owners will find it on the Xbox Store for just £29.99.
If you’re not convinced it is worth that small asking price, then you really should be taking in our full review of Sniper Elite V2 Remastered on Xbox One. We reckon it is utterly brilliant.
You are elite sniper Karl Fairburne, parachuted into Berlin amidst the Germans’ final stand. Your mission is to prevent Nazi V2 rocket technology falling into the hands of the Red Army. You must aid key scientists keen to defect to the US, and terminate those who stand in your way. Stealth is key as you find yourself trapped between two desperate armies in a race against time. Master authentic weaponry, stalk your target, fortify your position, set up the shot, and use your skill, patience and cunning to achieve the mission. All new graphics and rendering technology gives you improved ball busting X-ray kill camera detail. Witness the terrifying power of your bullet as it enters an enemy’s body. With all DLC missions included, take the fate of the war into your own hands, and hunt the Führer himself. New Features included in this Remaster… All DLC Included – Experience the infamous “ASSASSINATE THE FÜHRER” mission. Take the fight to new fronts in three new campaign levels. Hunt your foes with a variety of iconic weapons including the Lee Enfield MK III, M1D Garrand, M1 Carbine and more. Photo Mode – Pause and step through the action frame-by-frame, position the camera, apply a filter, adjust the lighting and take stunning photos to share with the community. Including your epic X-Ray kill camera shots. Remastered Visuals – Modernised renderer and post processing effects, enhanced level geometry, textures and particles, plus a revamped lighting system, and 4K and HDR support for Xbox One X and suitable PCs, transports you to the front line. Revamped Controls – Updated control system with mouse and keyboard support on Xbox One New Playable Characters – For the first time, play the campaign and multiplayer modes as one of 7 new characters from Rebellion’s Zombie Army series. Local & Online Multiplayer – Gather your squad and compete in 7 uniquely tense multiplayer modes, now for up to 16 players online. Including Deathmatch, Distance King, Dog Tag Harvest and Capture the Flag. Original Game Features Authentic Sniping – Experience the genre-leading ranged combat, which re-defined a genre, with advanced ballistics taking into account gravity, wind, velocity, bullet penetration, aim stability and more. Sniper’s Choice – Complete the mission your way. Will it be a perfect long range shot from the shadows, or a rain of fire and bullets as you command centre stage? You decide. Leaderboards – Post your scores to online leaderboards and track your career stats in game. X-Ray Kill Camera – X-ray kill camera technology showcases what really happens when a bullet enters an enemy’s body. Thrilling Co-op – Test your teamwork with 4 co-op modes. Including all single-player campaign missions, Kill Tally, Bombing Run and Overwatch mode. Who will have your back on the battlefield?