New Moby Milestone: 50,000 unique games documented! 94,818 including all platform releases.

Sniper Elite

Not an American user?

Description

Sniper Elite is a third-person action strategy game with a focus on sniping. The player takes on the role of an American agent working for the OSS (the organization that later became the CIA) stationed in Berlin at the end of World War II, tasked with preventing the Russian troops from getting hold of the research Germany had been conducting into nuclear weaponry. As an elite sniper, the style of play is much less run-and-gun and much more about finding good positions, lining up shots and taking out the enemy before he even knows where you are.

The single-player campaign takes place over 28 missions set in and around Berlin. Players use stealth tactics, and things like wind and background noise can be a factor when lining up shots. When a shot is performed particularly well, players are rewarded with a 'bullet cam' which follows the bullet in slow-motion from gun barrel to target.

The game also includes a multi-player mode with a number of different game types.

Screenshots

Sniper Elite Windows The bullet camera, probably the best thing in a game.
Sniper Elite Windows I bet he doesn't even realise someone can shoot him in there.
Sniper Elite Windows Someone left me some supplies.
Sniper Elite Windows Preparing a little sabotage.

Alternate Titles

  • "狙击精英:柏林1945" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Sniper Elite: Berlin 1945" -- Working title

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

There are no reviews for this game.


The Press Says

Game Chronicles PlayStation 2 Dec 07, 2005 8.5 out of 10 85
TeamXbox Xbox Oct 20, 2005 8 out of 10 80
GameSpot (Belgium/Netherlands) Windows Oct 19, 2005 78 out of 100 78
PC Powerplay Windows Dec, 2005 78 out of 100 78
DreamStation.cc Xbox Jan 05, 2006 7.5 out of 10 75
Armchair Empire, The PlayStation 2 Nov 28, 2005 7 out of 10 70
1UP Windows Jan 19, 2006 7 out of 10 70
Darkstation Xbox Feb 10, 2006 7 out of 10 70
XBox Evolved Xbox Nov 05, 2005 6.9 out of 10 69
PC Action Windows Dec 05, 2005 68 out of 100 68

Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

German version

In the German version, the bullet cam was removed.

Related Web Sites

Contributed to by Sciere (289942), Kabushi (131934) and Richard Fine (38)