Sniper Elite, also called Sniper Elite: Berlin 1945, is a tactical shooter video game that was first released in 2005. Players control the character of Karl Fairburne, a secret agent masked as a German sniper. The story takes place in 1945 during the Battle of Berlin in World War II. The player’s main objective is to get information about the German nuclear technology before the Soviet Union takes control.
Sniper Elite is a third-person stealth shooter game. The character uses different kinds of weapons used in World War II including a pistol, hand grenades, machine guns, and sniper rifles. Most of the missions must be done in stealth mode and users see the camouflage status by viewing the stealth percentage in the camouflage index on the screen. There are several factors to consider when taking a shot. These include the strength and direction of the wind, the bullet drop, and the character’s breathing while in position. These are the factors that affect the success of hitting a target.
Sniper Elite has 28 game levels. Players can play the game offline and go head to head in competitive mode or cooperative mode. In addition, the game also allows users to play with other players online. Multiplayer online mode allows up to eight players to play at the same time.