505 Games and Rebellion are set to bring full multiplayer support to the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and PlayStation 3 computer entertainment system versions to World War II tactical shooter Sniper Elite V2.
The multi-player add-on content will be available this fall and will bring players the opportunity to take on an all sniping challenges in “Team Deathmatch,” “Deathmatch,” “Team Distance King” and “Distance King “modes, with up to eight players.
Ian Howe, president, 505 Games North America commented, “There has been tremendous support for Sniper Elite V2 since we announced our relationship with Rebellion and it’s been exciting to see that carry through to release and beyond. As a thank you for that support, we’re very pleased to offer a full multiplayer feature set, free of charge, to all Sniper Elite V2console fans.”
“Rebellion is very excited to release this multiplayer support for console. We have always believed in supporting and building our games’ communities as best we can,” said Jason Kingsley, CEO of Rebellion. “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.”
Sniper Elite V2 was published by 505 Games and developed by Rebellion for Xbox 360 and the PlayStation 3 system. The game has been rated “M” (Mature – blood and gore, intense violence, language – content that may be suitable for persons ages 17 and older) by the ESRB.