Rebellion Developments have released the first Sniper Elite 4 trailer which sets up the games story. The story takes place in Italy and puts you back in the hoes for American OSS agent Karl Fairburne.
The year is 1943, in the middle of the second world war Italy has been gripped by the Il Duce, the country has also been overrun by a typhoid epidemic, labour strikes and an allied bombing campaign that has pushed the Italian government to the edge. Fishburne has been sent on a mission to free the country and it’s capital from all of the chaos.
You can find out a lot more about the historical context of Sniper Elite 4 in PlayStations latest blog post. Rebellion designer Colin Harvey goes into great detail about the stories historical roots.
Sniper Elite 4 is coming to PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC on the 14th of February 2017. You can check out the new trailer below.