Sydney, Australia – 24th June 2021: CI Games is excited to announce that the much-anticipated PS5 version of its FPS hit, Sniper Ghost Warrior Contracts 2, will release on 24th August 2021. This follows the title’s successful launch earlier this month on 4th June, when it arrived on PS4, Xbox One, Xbox X/S and PC. Fans have fully embraced the latest addition to the best-selling first-person sniping franchise, with digital sales exceeding the series’ previous iteration by 170% (during the first ten days).
Check out our review here: Sniper Ghost Warrior Contracts 2 Review
The PS5 edition will see the fan-celebrated title further enhanced, with players benefitting from Dualsense adaptive triggers that give each weapon its own distinct feeling, improved SSD loading times, upgraded textures and visuals, and the ability to play in either performance mode (60fps, 2K) or visual mode (30fps, 4k).
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Snipers can look forward to returning to the wilds of Kuamar very shortly, as CI Games will provide SGW Contract 2’s first major DLC release free of charge to the entire player base across all versions, including PS5, PS4, Xbox X/S, Xbox One and PC. Featuring a brand new and extensive region, complete with additional objectives and contracts, stay tuned for more news on this soon.
Eager PS5 players needn’t wait to fulfil their sniping aspirations, however, as all PS4 editions arrive with a free digital upgrade to the PS5 version, ready to download upon its release on 24th August 2021.
“We’re thrilled with the response from fans so far, and can’t wait for PS5 players to experience Sniper Ghost Warrior Contracts 2. With adaptive trigger functionality, enhanced textures and visuals, and faster SSD loading times, there’s a lot to look forward to as we move closer to the PS5 launch.” – Tobias Heussner, EP, CI Games.
With Sniper Ghost Warrior Contracts 2, CI Games set a new bar for its best-selling first-person sniper franchise, with 1000m+ extreme-range sniping (a record for the series), expansive sandbox-style maps, realistic gadgets and weapons, upgraded visuals, and an enhanced game engine, resulting in the best virtual Sniper experience, yet.
Pre-orders for PS5 physical editions are available at Australian retailers at RRP $79.95. Sniper Ghost Warrior Contracts 2 is available now on PS4, Xbox Series X/S, Xbox One and PC.
About CI Games
CI Games is an independent, global Video Games Developer and Publisher, with studios in Warsaw, Barcelona, Bucharest, and the US. Founded in 2002, we’ve been creating globally recognised titles for close to twenty years; the Sniper Ghost Warrior franchise has sold over 11 million copies worldwide, while Lords of the Fallen recently surpassed the 3 million mark. In 2018, we founded United Label, focusing on smaller but equally ambitious titles, including Röki, Eldest Souls, and Tails of Iron. More recently, we brought together a team of industry veterans to form Hexworks; a new studio specialising in action-RPGs, the team is currently developing Lords of the Fallen 2 – our most ambitious title to date. For more information about CI Games, please visit www.cigames.com.