Sniper Elite V2 Multiplayer Modes Coming to Consoles
Posted by Soulfinger on September 3, 2012
With its bone crunching, organ destroying bullet time death animations and stealth 3rd person action , Sniper Elite V2 proved to be a hit when released earlier this year. Now its popular multiplayer mode previously only available to PC Gamers in coming to consoles
Official press release
Following on from its phenomenal chart success across Europe, 505 Games and Rebellion are set to bring full multiplayer support to console versions of hit World War II action game, Sniper Elite V2.
“Rebellion is very excited to release this multiplayer support for console” said Jason Kingsley, CEO of Rebellion: “We have always believed in supporting and building our games’ communities as best we can. This is in part to say thank you to dedicated gamers for buying our games, and also to say keep an eye out for our next big Sniper Elite announcement!”
Ian Howe, president, 505 Games North America, commented that: “There has been tremendous support for Sniper Elite V2 since we first announced our relationship with Rebellion and it’s really exciting to see that carry on through to release and beyond. As a thank you for that support, we’re very pleased to now be able to offer a full multi-player feature set, free of charge, to all of our fans on Xbox 360 and Playstation 3”
The multi-player DLC will be available later this year and will bring players the opportunity to take on all sniping challengers in “Team Deathmatch”, “Deathmatch”, “Team Distance King” and “Distance King “modes.
Sniper Elite V2 is a third-person tactical shooter set in the dying days of WWII. Published by 505 Games and developed by Rebellion for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system and Windows PC, the game has been rated PEGI 16/ 15 BBFC
Source: 505 Games