Rebellion Developments is getting ready to release the third title in the Sniper Elite series in just a month. And in order to give newbies and those curious a taste of the Sniper Elite series, the company is offering Sniper Elite V2 completely free on Steam right now. Any Steam user who claims a copy of this game at any point before 10AM PST / 6pm BST, June 5, will have it forever!
Sniper Elite V2 was released on PC in 2012 and get a decent overall Metacritic score of 66. It is a third-person tactical World War II shooter, giving gamers the most authentic World War II sniping experience available. You are elite US sniper Karl Fairburne. Parachuted into Berlin amidst the Germans’ final stand, your mission is to prevent Nazi V2 rocket program technology from falling into the hands of the besieging Red Army. You must aid key scientists keen to defect to the US, and terminate those who would help the Russians. Take advantage of authentic weaponry, learn how to stalk your targets, fortify your position, set up the shot and use your skill, patience and cunning to achieve your mission.
Sniper Elite V2 Game Key features:
Sniping Simulation – Sniper Elite V2 features detailed sniping simulation with advanced ballistics, taking into account gravity, wind, velocity, bullet penetration, aim stability and more. Guaranteed to provide players with the most realistic simulation of military sharpshooting yet available.
X-Ray Kill Cam – Amazing ‘kill cam’ technology showcases what really happens when a bullet enters an enemy’s body, allowing players to see hearts and lungs tear, livers burst, and bones shatter.
Authenticity – The game features authentic World War II Berlin locations as well as vehicles, weapons such as the Springfield M1903 the Gewehr 43 and the Mosin-Nagant 1891/30, and uniforms modeled after the original versions.
Use the Environment – The slightest changes in the environment need to be taken into account to move into the perfect position, observe the quarry, take the shot and slip away unnoticed.
Sniper’s Choice – Players will often find themselves facing a choice of the perfect shot that leaves them catastrophically exposed or a more difficult route that means they can continue their mission.
Multiplayer Game Types – Team Deathmatch, Deathmatch, Team Distance King, Distance King, Team Dogtag Harvest, Dogtag Harvest and Capture the Flag.
OS: Microsoft Windows Vista (Service Pack 2) or Windows 7 or Windows 8. Windows XP is NOT supported.
Processor: Dual-core CPU with SSE3 (Intel Pentium D 3GHz / AMD Athlon 64 X2 4200) or better
Memory: 2GB system memory
Hard Disk Space: 10GB of free drive space
Video Card: Microsoft DirectX 10.0 compatible graphics card with 256 MB of memory (NVIDIA GeForce 8800 series / ATI Radeon HD 3870) or better
Sound: Microsoft DirectX 10.0 compatible sound card or better
DirectX: Microsoft DirectX 11.0
Sniper Elite V2 For PC Game Full Version Free Download
All you need to do is log into your Steam account and claim your copy here (just press “INSTALL GAME” button, and the game will be added to your Steam account). Get it now and Think Later: the free game promotion only runs until 5th June at 10AM PST / 6pm BST.
If you’re interested in what you see, you can pre-order Sniper Elite 3 with 20% off ($39.99 versus $49.99) and get the exclusive Target Hitler: Hunt the Grey Wolf DLC mission FREE. Sniper Elite III is set to release on July 1 for PC, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, and PlayStation 3 in North America.
Thanks to Goodwin for informing me about this promo.