A new story trailer has been revealed for Sniper Elite 4. The trailer, titled “Italy 1943”, shows unseen concept art and environments as well as explaining some of the backstory to the game.
The game will see Karl Fairburne help to release Italy from the “shackles of Fascism” by aiding the resistance in an attempt to allow the Allies to take over control of Italy. In doing so, Fairburne uncovers terrifying Nazi technology that is set to threaten the whole of Europe. The game’s Narrative Designer Colin Harvey has given an insight into the campaign:
“In Sniper Elite 4, Karl is plunged into a country that’s been under the yoke of Mussolini’s Fascism for over two decades. Political opposition to the regime was either crushed early on or escaped abroad. Now, though, discontent is growing…”
Further videos will be coming in the next few weeks, revealing more of the story and characters in the game. Sniper Elite 4 is set to launch February 14th 2017 for Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC. Are you a Sniper Elite fan? Will you be grabbing this? Let us know your thoughts in the comments, or tweet us @games_bulletin. The Italy 1943 trailer is available below.