World War 2 is drawing to a close when Hitler releases a barge of V2 rockets on target locations. Their destructive power is noticed by the Allies who begin rounding up the scientists who worked on the V2 Rocket projects to create the devastating weapons for the future. There is one more scientist that needs to be collected and it is your mission to see that this does not come to pass. Steady, take a breath and focus your scope; it’s going to be a bumpy ride.
Sniper Elite sees you playing as a highly trained sniper far behind enemy lines. There are three play styles that you will be able to choose from. From casual to Sniper Elite (aptly named) to increase difficulty and the changes are quite drastic. When playing with the Sniper Elite difficulty, elements like ballistics and wind speed and direction all play a role in a successful shot or not.