Rebellion News


Sniper Elite: Nazi Zombie Army 2 rises on Halloween

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 21, 2013 8:30am PDT

If you're a developer with a horror-y game coming up, of course you'll try to launch around Halloween. Rebellion has joined the shambling mass, announcing that its spooky standalone snipe 'em up sequel Sniper Elite: Nazi Zombie Army 2 will launch on that very day. Boo!


"The krauts won't get it this time on release, they'll have to either wait for a crippled version ..."

- Vogerl see all 2 comments

Sniper Elite: Nazi Zombie Army 2 coming to PC, possibly PS4 and Xbox One

By Steve Watts, Sep 06, 2013 9:45am PDT

Sniper Elite: Nazi Zombie Army is getting a sequel this year on PC, with other platforms possibly announced later.


"I'm sure they are. They did a survey a while back asking gamers what they wanted to see in SE3"

- soundcreepy see all 6 comments

Total Annihilation, Star Control, Master of Orion IPs sold off at Atari auction

By John Keefer, Jul 22, 2013 8:30am PDT

Atari has auctioned off several of its prominent video game assets, and if everything is approved by a New York bankruptcy court on Wednesday, popular franchises such as Total Annihilation, Master of Orion, Star Control and Battlezone will have new homes.


"both were amazing. Great floaty tank driving to go with the rtsing, sneaky unit sniping etc."

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Wii U Sniper Elite V2 missing multiplayer, DLC

By Steve Watts, May 30, 2013 7:20am PDT

Sniper Elite V2 launched on Wii U last week, and it didn't take players long to notice something was missing. Namely, the multiplayer modes and leaderboards.


"Call it how I see it, yeah. Having this game on there in any form is surprising and a turn ..."

- abrasion see all 8 comments

Sniper Elite 3 aiming at 2014

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 14, 2013 9:00am PDT

If you enjoy watching bullets tear through the internal organs of Nazis in slow motion, good news! Sniper Elite 3 is in the works for release on PC, current consoles, and next-gen gameboxes in 2014, publisher 505 Games announced today. While last year's Sniper Elite V2 was R...


"Loved SE V2. Dont like that V3 will be 'expanding the kill cam' mechanic. I really dislike when ..."

- davetripled see all 2 comments

Sniper Elite V2 getting 'Nazi Zombie Army'

By Steve Watts, Feb 13, 2013 10:00am PST

Sniper Elite V2 is getting a "Nazi Zombie Army" mode, and pre-orders open tomorrow on Steam.


"Yup. I was so disappointed...again. Hopefully some day someone will make a true SNIPER game."

- uuneter see all 4 comments

Sniper Elite V2 takes aim at Wii U

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 05, 2013 12:00pm PST

Rebellion's bone-splintering snipe 'em up remake Sniper Elite V2 is lining up a new target in its sights, the Wii U. After debuting on PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 in 2012, it'll infiltrate Nintendo's shiny new console this spring, all jazzed up with features for the Wii U...


"The first Nintendo-platform game to allow you to shoot of 'nads?"

- Endymion_ see all 3 comments

Sniper Elite V2 multiplayer hits consoles as free DLC

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 07, 2012 4:45pm PST

Sniper Elite V2 came with multiplayer on PC because developer Rebellion self-published that edition and could do as it jolly well pleased, but console publisher 505 Games initially had no interest in online offerings. The snipe 'em up evidently sold well as it pulled a u-tur...


"thats what I was thinking. MP is pretty good too. Its great that so far all MP DLC has been ..."

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Sniper Elite V2 gets new DLC, sale

By Steve Watts, Sep 21, 2012 4:30pm PDT

Sniper Elite V2 has gotten a new downloadable content pack today, adding a new mission and two new guns. The game is also on sale for 50% off.


Rebellion sues Stardock and Ironclad over Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 17, 2012 10:00am PDT

Sniper Elite V2 and Alien versus Predator maker Rebellion Developments is engaged in a little legal scrap with Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion developer IronClad Games and its publisher Stardock over the space 'em up's name. The problem, Rebellion says, is that people migh...


"Ironclad Games developed and Stardock released "Sins of a Solar Empire", then "SOASE: ..."

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Sniper Elite V2 demo ricochets into PC

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 19, 2012 12:45pm PDT

Console players have had a week to play the Sniper Elite V2 demo, and now PC gamers can try out sniping Nazis and watching internal views of their testicles exploding.


"Zuff of Shacknews.com says IGN.com says "This game will blow watcherXP away!" 10/10 on Metacritic!"

- tboomer2 see all 15 comments

Sniper Elite V2 demo hits consoles today, PC soon

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 10, 2012 5:30pm PDT

It takes a special type of person to be a truly great sniper, with grit, gumption, patience, and a steady aim when weeing into beetles. Should you think yourself gifted in these ways, you can now test your mettle in a demo for Sniper Elite V2, out on consoles today.


"I'm so sick of rechargeable health. Pretty much makes you god mode in a game like this where you ..."

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Sniper Elite V2 preview

By Jeff Mattas, Mar 26, 2012 3:15pm PDT

We get our hands on an early build of developer Rebellion's upcoming tactical sniping game Sniper Elite V2 for some pre-release impressions.


"Since the first AvP? I loved the first AvP. the second was just ok. the latest one was not bad, ..."

- vertdang see all 6 comments

Kill Hitler in Sniper Elite V2 pre-order bonus DLC

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 28, 2012 7:15am PST

What if you had Adolf Hitler in the sights of your sniper rifle, ready to take down the Fuhrer and drastically change World War 2? Then, my friend, you'd probably be playing the pre-order bonus DLC for Sniper Elite V2.


"That is actually what I thought was so clever about Germany's invasion. There equipment was such ..."

- XwingVmanX see all 13 comments

NeverDead DLC packs playable pop-idol

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 08, 2012 7:45am PST

NeverDead publisher Konami promised back in December that there'd be downloadable content, and though Rebellion's supernatural shooter has received thoroughly average reviews, it's sticking to that--and letting you play as a "fashionable, charismatic" pop