Independent UK developer Rebellion is delighted to announce that the award-winning Sniper Elite V2 is now available to buy from the PSN store in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Argentina and Chile.
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Sniper Elite V2 originally launched on PC, Xbox 360 and Playstation 3 in 2012, but since then the series has gone from strength-to-strength with impressive sales, award nominations, a release on Wii U and even a cult spin off - Sniper Elite: Nazi Zombie Army. The studio also recently revealed Sniper Elite 3 which is already well into development for current and next-generation consoles, as well as PC.
While Rebellion worked closely with publisher 505 Games on the retail console releases of Sniper Elite V2, they took advantage of self-publishing on the Playstation Network to allow console gamers to buy the game digitally on Sony’s platform - something that could be particularly crucial in some countries where it might be hard to find a retail edition of the game.
Sharp-eyed gamers will notice that the game arrived on PSN in the Americas a few months later than in Europe, a fact that the studio puts down to the minor teething problems of being recognised as a new publisher on the platform.
Rebellion® is the studio behind worldwide number one hit games such as Sniper Elite V2 and Aliens vs. Predator. One of Europe's leading independent video games developers and comic book publishers, Rebellion is privately owned company based in Oxford, United Kingdom, and prides itself on its unique and innovative approach to IP development and stewardship. It has been responsible for a diverse portfolio of publisher-owned and internally developed IPs, including Star Wars BattleFront, Judge Dredd: Dredd vs. Death, The Simpsons Game and Sniper Elite.
Rebellion’s publishing portfolio 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 Books, and shared-world pulp imprint Abaddon Books.
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