Daily Archives: May 1, 2012

Sniper Elite V2 out and skulking about store shelves, Steam

Sniper Elite V2 (360, PC, PS3) Launch Announcement - Screenshot 1

505 Games has announced that Rebellion’s third-person tactical shooter, Sniper Elite V2, is now available for the 360, PC, and PS3. A reboot of 2005’s Sniper Elite, V2 features American OSS agent Karl Fairburne in a race through war-torn Berlin to uncover details about the V-2 rocket program before the Red Army. Described as a “detailed sniping simulation with advanced ballistics,” gamers can look forward to checking gravity, wind, and stability as they go for a kill shot—and if the shot’s good enough, an enhanced kill cam with x-ray detail will kick in to track the impact.

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PC News, PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

Rockstar details Max Payne 3 DLC plans

Max Payne 3 (360, PC, PS3) DLC Plans Announcement - Header

Max Payne 3’s DLC plans have been revealed. Rockstar has announced the initial lineup of downloadable packs, the first of which will launch this summer. The full list is available below, but the first out is the Local justice Map Pack in June, which will include the Police Precinct map for Gang Wars, Deathmatch, Team Deathmatch, and Payne Killer multiplayer modes; two additional maps for the deathmatch modes and Pain Killer; as well as themed avatar items, multiplayer challenges, and more. Pricing has not been announced.

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DLC, PC News, PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

Metal Gear Solid HD Collection slated for June, new screens released

Metal Gear Solid HD Collection (PSVita) Release Date Announcement - Screenshot 3-1

Snake and Raiden will be making their way to the Vita this summer when Metal Gear Solid HD Collection hits store shelves this June. The compilation includes enhanced versions of Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty and Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater, with both featuring enhanced graphics, support for the touchscreen and touchpad, and the ability to transfer saves between the PS3 and Vita versions of HD Collection.

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PlayStation Vita News