Milton Keynes, UK – From June 5, fans of chart-topping Sniper Elite V2 all over Europe will be able to download the “Assassinate the Führer” mission, previously available as a pre-order bonus only.
In this ultimate mission, players must use captured intel to intercept the Fuhrer as he makes his way Berchtesgaden to Berlin. The window of opportunity to change history is very tight and you only get one shot so make it count! Players will also receive two new weapons – the Soviet semi-automatic battle rifle SVT-40 and the standard German service rifle Kar 98.
Launching on June 5 on the Xbox LIVE® online entertainment network for 800 Microsoft Points and on June 6 on the PlayStation®Network for £7.99 / €10.
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 “M” (Mature – blood and gore, intense violence, language – content that may be suitable for persons ages 17 and older) by the ESRB.
For more information about Sniper Elite V2 follow the game on Twitter http://twitter.com/sniperelitev2 and check out the official game web site at http://www.sniperelitev2.com/. For budding snipers interested in joining the community go to http://www.facebook.com/sniperelitev2
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About 505 Games
505 Games is a global video game publisher focused on offering a broad selection of titles for players of all ages and levels. The company publishes games on all leading console and handheld platforms as well as for mobile devices and social networks. Product highlights include Zumba® Fitness, the Cooking Mama World series, Rugby World Cup 2011, Naughty Bear and IL2 Sturmovik: Birds of Prey.
505 Games is headquartered in Milton Keynes, UK with offices in Los Angeles, Lyon, Munich, Milan and Madrid and a network of distribution partners within the Nordic territories and Australia. For more information on 505 Games and its products please visit www.505games.com.
Rebellion is one of Europe's leading independent video games developers and comic book publishers. With a diverse portfolio of publisher-owned and internally developed IPs, with hits such as worldwide number one Aliens vs. Predator, Star Wars BattleFront, The Simpsons Game and Sniper Elite, Rebellion prides itself on its unique and innovative approach to IP development and stewardship.
The publishing portfolio of Oxford-based Rebellion includes multi award-winning British science fiction comic 2000 AD, the 2000 AD Graphic Novel line, the internationally-acclaimed fantasy, science fiction and horror imprint Solaris, and Abaddon Books. Rebellion is a privately owned company based in Oxford, United Kingdom.
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