Sniper Elite Series News


Sniper Elite 4 delayed to February

By John Keefer, Jun 14, 2016 8:55am PDT

Karl Fairburne probably ran into some obstacles on the way to his target.


"Bummer, super great series for shooting fascists in the testicles."

- NexusOne see all 2 comments

Sniper Elite 4 announced for PC, PS4, and Xbox One

By Daniel Perez, Mar 07, 2016 8:21am PST

Prepare for even more gruesome close up snipes.


"The only game I've seen where you can blow someone's balls off."

- pulse2115 see all 10 comments

Sniper Elite 3: Ultimate Edition targeting consoles on March 10

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 15, 2015 11:15am PST

Those looking to experience Karl Fairburne's latest adventure and his mission to save Winston Churchill will soon be able to do so from a single disc.


Sniper Elite 3 on PC gets final chapter of 'Save Churchill' DLC

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 18, 2014 1:30pm PDT

'Confrontation' is the final chapter of the Sniper Elite 3's 'Save Churchill' DLC, with only Kalr Fairburne standing between Winston Churchill and a German assassin's bullet.


Sniper Elite 3 gets new multiplayer maps on console

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 17, 2014 11:25am PDT

As part of the deployment of the 'Save Churchill: Part 2' DLC, owners of Sniper Elite 3 on consoles will get free multiplayer maps.


Sniper Elite 3 adds second episode of 'Save Churchill' campaign

By Robert Workman, Aug 21, 2014 3:30pm PDT

It's available on Steam now and coming to consoles next month.


"Why does it have to be a next month thing? Whatever happened to parity?"

- rtricoche see all 3 comments

Chatty Q&A: Sniper Elite 3

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 20, 2014 2:00pm PDT

Rebellion lead designer Mike How spoke to Shacknews about Sniper Elite 3, its upcoming slate of DLC, and whether Karl Fairburne will ever find himself shooting at zombies again. Afterwards, he took some time to answer questions from our Chatty community.


"SE 3 fixed a lot of issues that SE 2 had, and yet, I find myself more willing to replay SE 2. ..."

- lighttemplar see all 3 comments

Sniper Elite 3 getting Lost Valley multiplayer map

By Robert Workman, Aug 01, 2014 3:15pm PDT

Some new sniper rifles are debuting in the game very soon as well.


"This game is fantastic. I've loved every second of game time ive poured into it. Pay it on ..."

- rtricoche see all 2 comments

Shacknews Live: Sniper Elite 3 [Update: Guacamelee! Also, it's over!]

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 15, 2014 11:45am PDT

Sam picks up her gun and jumps into the Shacknews Twitch channel. 


"i haven't played a ton of castlevania but i would think that this game is very metroidy with ..."

- dantastic see all 11 comments

Sniper Elite III DLC available now

By Robert Workman, Jul 15, 2014 11:05am PDT

You get to kill Hitler. Yes, again.


"I know all this was available on Steam but is it available on PS4 as well? Thank you."

- rtricoche see all 4 comments

Sniper Elite 3 review: staying on-target

By Robert Workman, Jul 03, 2014 11:00am PDT

The third Sniper Elite definitely hits the mark, even if it's a bit shaky.


"they're even better if you're able to line up 2 or 3 nazis in a row, and headshot them. GLORIOUS."

- vertdang see all 5 comments

Sniper Elite 3 trailer focuses on multiplayer

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 05, 2014 5:00pm PDT

The newest trailer for Sniper Elite 3 focuses on a different aspect of the game: competitive and cooperative multiplayer.


"Certain actions in games never seem to get old. Chain sawing another player with a Lancer, ..."

- =]Milo[= see all 4 comments

PSA: Sniper Elite V2 free for 24 hours on Steam

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 04, 2014 10:45am PDT

Sniper Elite V2 is currently available on Steam for free for a very limited time: 24 hours only, in fact.


"I was way more interested in this & a co-op campaign with a friend than I was in playing the ..."

- Zolneirz see all 20 comments

Sniper Elite 3 preview: night sniping

By Ozzie Mejia, May 29, 2014 1:30pm PDT

Shacknews recently had a chance to go hands-on with Sniper Elite 3, taking a trip through the Gaberoun stage and learning that sniping in this series still isn't as easy as it looks.


"One other thing. If... (er, sorry)... When one gets killed this game resets really quickly when ..."

- M T Mabowels see all 5 comments

Sniper Elite: Nazi Zombie Army now in development on consoles

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 01, 2014 1:00pm PST

Karl Fairburne's war on Hitler's zombie army is about to come to consoles, as Rebellion has confirmed that both Sniper Elite: Nazi Zombie Army are in development with some unspecified new features.