Sniper Elite first came out in 2005 with the game premise setting in 1945 Germany near the end of the war with the third Reich. An American Sniper agent, Karl Fairburne, a German-American and West point graduate, is sent into Germany to obtain and thus block the Soviets from Germany’s nuclear secrets. This third person shooter game has elements for first person that is quick moving and lots of replay value.
Sniper Elite V2 came on in 2012 and was an extension to the original game. This third person tactical shooter game is a sequel to the first game in the same general place and time but the mission is to stop the Soviets from obtaining V2 rocket secrets and technology. This game to received great reviews from the critics and is top end sniper game.
Sniper Elite III is a pre-quel to the first game setting in North Africa in 1942. This was the third installment of the Sniper Elite franchise. This game came out in 2014 that sets the main character Karl Fairburne on a quest of learning about secret weapons and operatives during the war with Rommel. This game takes place in updated North African environments with new missions and objectives. Play this game and you will be hooked!