CI Games, developers of the Sniper: Ghost Warrior franchise and most recently of Lords of the Fallen, announced today that the third chapter of Sniper Ghost Warrior is currently in the works and should come out in the first half of 2016.
CI Games will once again put the players in the role of a sniper This time the game is set in modern Eastern Europe and the main character finds himself stuck in a conflict between 3 factions. The player will be able to choose if to take down its targets from afar or up close, taking advantage of the environment.
The developers promise a non linear experience, with large open ended maps that will give players flexibility on how to take up the challenge. Survival and stealth will have a huge role in the gameplay, as with the previous titles. CI Games says you'll have access to a "non-linear sandbox-like gameplay" to use at your advantage.
Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3 will be the first AAA title attempt of the franchise and for that purpose, the developers building the game from ground up with a team that includes names like Steve Hart, former senior producer of Rebellion’s Sniper Elite V2, as well as combat veteran and former Marine Paul B. Robinson.
Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3 will come out in the first half of 2016 for PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One.
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