Sniper Elite 3 News

UK chart: Sniper Elite 3 hits the mark

And Grid Autosport skids in.

The "rough diamond" Sniper Elite series makes the most of a quiet summer with new entry Sniper Elite 3 - "a solidly enjoyable mid-tier action game" - topping the UK video games chart.

Sniper Elite 3 has a 10GB day one patch on Xbox One

Be prepared to download a 10GB day one patch for the retail version of Sniper Elite 3 for Xbox One.

Rebellion's first-person shooter, out this week, carries a mandatory install of just shy of 20GB.

That mandatory install was going to be be 21GB, but 14GB of it will be replaced by the day one patch.

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Sniper Elite 3 release date announced

Sniper Elite 3 release date announced

Pre-order to kill Hitler - again.

Gruesome World War 2 shooter Sniper Elite 3 launches on Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3 and PC on 27th June 2014, publisher 505 Games has announced.

The console versions are being published by 505. The PC version is being self-published by developer Rebellion.

As with Sniper Elite 2, Sniper Elite 3 includes a pre-order bonus mission in which you're tasked with killing Hitler.

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Sniper Elite 3 announced for current-gen and next-gen platforms

UPDATE #2: Rebellion and 505 Games have confirmed a PC version of Sniper Elite 3. A press release sent this afternoon cited "current and next-gen platforms as well as PC".

A press release from earlier this year specified PS3 and Xbox 360 versions. Today's press release doesn't and is more vague. Could this be a glimmer of hope for a Wii U version as well?

There's extra information about the Sniper Elite 3 game, too. It follows OSS (Office of Strategic Services) sniper Karl Fairburne and his exploits during World War 2 again.

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