Fans of “Sniper Elite” will get their money’s worth over the coming months and years. Several games were announced. These include “Sniper Elite V2 Remastered”, which will be released for New Gen consoles and PCs.
Rebellion today has the full portion of “Sniper Elite” for you. A remastered version was announced, switch players get the third part as Ultimate Edition and there is something for VR fans, too.
Sniper Elite V2 Remastered
First, the company confirmed that this year’s reissue “Sniper Elite V2 Remastered” will be released. The launch will be for PC, Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch.
You can expect improved graphics and the support of 4K and HDR, if your favorite devices allow these features. The remastered version includes all DLCs. You can also set up a multiplayer mode for 16 players. Only eight players are supported on the switch.
Developed by Rebellion and once marketed by 505 Games, the game has been around since 2012 for PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox One 360 and Wii U in the trade. In this country, the buyers initially received a defused version, which had to do without “X-Ray Kill-Cam”.
Sniper Elite 3: Ultimate Edition for Switch
Rebellion also announced today that “Sniper Elite 3: Ultimate Edition” will be released this year for the Switch. Again, buyers of the shooter receive all previous content. In addition, players can use the switch to access a local multiplayer mode and use motion control.
“Sniper Elite 3” was launched in June 2014 for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PC. The game is a prequel to its predecessor “Sniper Elite V2”. For the “Sniper Elite 3: Ultimate Edition” initially no precise date was mentioned.
Sniper Elite VR and new body
Rebellion, along with Just Add Water, produces a stand-alone “Sniper Elite VR” game. Details are not yet available. The details will follow sometime this year. But it is clear that no previous game is only pimped up with a VR mode. Just Add Water is the British studio behind games like “Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty!”. More details on “Sniper Elite VR” will be revealed later this year.
There will also be a new part of the main series. It should be “Sniper Elite 5” act. According to rebellion, the title is at an early stage of development. Only next year, the company wants to reveal more details.