Sniper Elite V2 Remastered

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Sniper Elite V2 Remastered
Sniper Elite V2 Remastered cover
Rebellion Developments
Release dates
Windows May 14, 2019
Metacritic 61
OpenCritic 65
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Sniper Elite
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Sniper Elite III 2014
Sniper Elite 4 2017
Sniper Elite V2 Remastered 2019
Sniper Elite VR TBA
Sniper Elite 5 TBA

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 Community Discussions for game series Support Page
Steam Community Discussions


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.


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

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
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 settings[edit]

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

Input settings[edit]

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

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
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 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 settings[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio settings.

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


Language UI Audio Sub Notes
Simplified Chinese
Traditional Chinese


Multiplayer types

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

Other information[edit]


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

System requirements[edit]

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 system is required.


  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.