Rebellion has today announced the sequel to their 2005 hit Sniper Elite. The developers last hit was 2010′s Aliens vs Predator stated that the game will hit stores in 2012 on next gen consoles.
505 Games are handling publishing rights for the game and Rebellion CEO, Jason Kingsley had this to say, “It’s very exciting to be working with one of the new breed of major publishers like 505 Games,”.
“Sniper Elite was an important, genre-defining property and we’re hoping to have even greater success by teaming up with the talented guys at 505.”
Rebellion CTO Chris Kingsley added: “It’s fantastic for us to be involved in the world of Sniper Elite again. We look forward to winning even more awards with Sniper Elite V2 and wowing the consumers with what will be a great game.”