April 1945: World War II is drawing to a close and the Russians and Germans are caught in a furious battle for Berlin. You take the role of an elite American sniper sent into this chaotic situation by the OSS. Your vitally important mission: to prevent Stalin obtaining Germany's atom bomb research and V2 technology. This is the dawn of the cold war.
3rd person/1st person sniper scope.
Play through as Single player or as a Sniper and Spotter in 2 player co-op splitscreen.
Sniper Elite is still the most authentic sniper simulator game on the market with bullet physics, windage and stealth as key components.
Enemy A.I has peripheral vision and acute hearing. In addition, they will adopt combat tactics when approached including flanking the player and lying in wait.
Both German and Russian forces also act as a team. For example, they will retrieve a fallen comrade, providing additional sniping opportunities for the player.
Bullet penetration is standard, plus if the opportunity arises, the player can take out 3-4 soldiers with 1 bullet!
The player can also distract and confuse the enemy to set up ambushes.
The enemy have multiple spawn points to ensure repeat play value.
The game is non-linear - the player can take any route/direction to accomplish their objectives.
Sound, score and effects provide a unique atmosphere to the gameplay.
Berlin environment is based on actual maps and plans from before the War, so is exact in its layout.
The Wii Zapper addition to the game will provide an immersive and above all, fun shooting experience for original and new players alike.