Sniper Elite V2 Remastered

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Sniper Elite V2 Remastered
Sniper Elite V2 Remastered cover
Developers
Rebellion Developments
Engines
Asura
Release dates
Windows May 14, 2019
Reception
Metacritic 61
OpenCritic 65
IGDB 69
Taxonomy
Modes Singleplayer, Multiplayer
Pacing Real-time
Perspectives First-person, Third-person
Controls Direct control
Genres FPS, Shooter, Stealth, TPS
Art styles Realistic
Themes Europe, Historical, World War II
Series Sniper Elite
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Sniper Elite V2 Remastered on IGDB
Sniper Elite V2 Remastered on MobyGames
Sniper Elite V2 Remastered on Wikipedia
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Key points

Remaster of Sniper Elite V2 with support for 4K and HDR.[1]
Includes all DLC from the original game, as well as some new features like a photo mode and new playable characters.

General information

Official site
GOG.com Community Discussions for game series
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Version differences[edit]

Only Microsoft Store version has crossplay with Xbox One version of the game

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip Launcher Screen[edit]

Replace launcher.exe with game.exe itself
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\Launcher\.
  2. Delete or rename SEV2RLauncher.exe.
  3. Create a Symbolic link of <path-to-game>\bin\SEV2_Remastered.exe then put inside of the <path-to-game>\Launcher\ folder.
  4. Then rename the link to SEV2RLauncher.exe.

[edit]

Rename/delete rebellion.ivf
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\FMV\.
  2. Delete or rename rebellion.ivf.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows
Microsoft Store
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/728740/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows
Microsoft Store
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/728740/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud
Xbox Cloud

Video[edit]

Video settings.
Video settings.
Advanced video settings.
Advanced video settings.

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
Cut-scenes are pillar-boxed to 16:9, use the widescreen hack as a workaround.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Use the widescreen hack as a workaround.
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Up to 4x SSAA plus an unknown form of AA.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
120+ FPS
At high fps some enemy npc get stuck behind doors
High dynamic range display (HDR)
[2]

Input[edit]

Gameplay settings.
Gameplay settings.
Input settings.
Input settings.
Mouse-specific settings.
Mouse-specific settings.

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
X and Y axes can be set individually. Standard camera and scope sensitivity are also separated.
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
Full controller support
Controller remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
Xbox button prompts
Impulse Trigger vibration
DualShock 4 controllers
Requires Steam Input in order to work.
DualShock button prompts
Light bar support
Connection modes unknown
Generic/other controllers
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M

Audio[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio settings.

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Music, dialogue, and sound effects can be manually set.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Separate options for cutscene and in-game subtitles.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Simplified Chinese
Traditional Chinese
French
German
Italian
Japanese
Polish
Russian
Spanish

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
LAN play
Online play
16 Versus, Co-op
Windows Store version supports crossplay with Xbox One

Issues fixed[edit]

High Fps Issues[edit]

Enable vsync and set monitor on 60hz[citation needed]

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i3-2100
AMD A8-5600K
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 15 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 650
ATI Radeon HD 5570
2 GB of VRAM
DirectX 11 compatible
A 64-bit operating system is required.

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 File/folder structure within this directory reflects the path(s) listed for Windows and/or Steam game data (use Wine regedit to access Windows registry paths). Games with Steam Cloud support may store data in ~/.steam/steam/userdata/<user-id>/728740/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (728740) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References