Sniper Elite: Resistance Comic Coming In August

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Independent UK developer and publisher Rebellion announced they are publishing a brand new comic based on the bestselling World War 2 video game, Sniper Elite. The series will be named Sniper Elite: Resistance and it arrives this August.

About Sniper Elite: Resistance

Sniper Elite: Resistance is a series that revolves around Allied hero and elite marksman Karl Fairburne when he parachutes into the occupied French town of Angouleme in a bid to stop the shipment of a new German anti-aircraft weapon. Karl soon learns the situation is more complex and dangerous than he could ever have imagined.

The series is being penned by Keith Richardson and drawn by Patrick Goddard. It’s slated to be a three-issue mini-series and issue one arrives in local comic book shops on sale August 29 for the standard price of ($3.99). The first issue will have two variant covers by Goddard and Sniper Elite game artist Edouard Groult.

For more details including how to order, please visit here.

While you wait for August, feast your eyes on both covers below:

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About Rebellion

Founded in 1992, Rebellion is one of Europe’s leading independent game developers and publishers. Whether it’s the breathtaking intensity of Sniper Elite 4, the face-hugging terror of Aliens vs. Predator or the grindhouse frenzy of Zombie Army Trilogy, the Oxford-based studio is known for creating stand-out games that thrill players.

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Scott is a comic book, music and gaming nerd since the late 70s. Gaming all began on the Colecovision and Atari 2600. He buys and reads new comics every Wednesday from his LCBS and helps run an online Heavy Metal radio station.

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