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  SNIPER ELITE 3 CONSOLE ‘ULTIMATE EDITION’ GIVES PLAYERS EVERYThING THEY NEED TO CHANGE HISTORY
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01/15/2015
 


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WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif. – January 15, 2015 – 505 Games and Rebellion today announced the upcoming release of The Sniper Elite 3 ‘Ultimate Edition’ including the award-winning tactical shooter plus additional DLC content in one explosive package.  This expanded experience is designed to give players everything they need to traverse the unforgiving terrain of North Africa as they embroil themselves in a savage conflict against Nazi Germany’s elite Afrika Korps and infamous SS Special Forces.  The Sniper Elite 3 ‘Ultimate Edition’ will be available March 10, 2015 on PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

Sharpshooters can test their mettle playing the third installment in the popular Sniper Elite series along with nine additional bonus DLC. Since launch the game has also been expanded with six additional multiplayer maps and three all new gameplay modes.

Sniper Elite 3 ‘Ultimate Edition’ includes:

‘Save Churchill’ DLC - A three-part campaign challenging players to foil a plot to assassinate inspirational British Prime Minister, Winston Churchill, featuring the biggest environments in Sniper Elite series to date:

·         Save Churchill Part 1: In Shadows

·         Save Churchill Part 2: Belly of the Beast

·         Save Churchill Part 3: Confrontation

Six Weapons Packs – Added fire power to help players eliminate their targets:

Hunter Weapons Pack

Camouflage Weapons Pack

Patriot Weapons Pack

Sniper Rifles Weapons Pack

Axis Weapons Pack

Eastern Front Weapons Pack

Bonus content added to the base game since launch:

Six Multiplayer Maps – Expand your experience in the field with a diversity of treacherous and complex environments

·         Fracture

·         Night Watch

·         Outpost Canyon

·         Plantation

·         Lost Valley

·         Airstrip

Three Distinct Gameplay Modes – Hone your skills with three additional challenging missions

·         The Shooting Range (Singleplayer  Mode)

·         ‘Twilight Strike’ Overwatch Mission (Co-Op  Mission)

·         Capture The Flag (Multiplayer Mode)

Sniper Elite 3 ‘Ultimate Edition’ will be available at retail stores nationwide for Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system from Microsoft, Xbox 360 games and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation®4 and PlayStation®3. The game is also available digitally on the same day via the Xbox Live online entertainment network from Microsoft for Xbox One, Xbox 360, and on the PlayStation®Network for both PlayStation®4 and PlayStation®3.

About 505 Games

505 Games is a global video game publisher focused on offering a broad selection of titles for players of all ages and levels.  The company publishes games on leading console and handheld platforms as well as for mobile devices and social networks. Product highlights include, Sniper Elite 3, PAYDAY 2, Brothers – A Tale of Two Sons, Terraria, How To Survive, Defense Grid 2, and the upcoming ABZU and Adr1ft.

505 Games has offices in Los Angeles, Milton Keynes, UK, Lyon, Munich, Milan and Madrid and a network of distribution partners within the Nordic territories and Australia.  For more information on 505 Games and its products please visit www.505games.com.

About Rebellion ®

Rebellion® is the studio behind worldwide number one hit games such as Sniper Elite 3, 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.

For more information please visit: http://www.rebellion.co.uk/

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