CI Games, the developers behind the Sniper: Ghost Warrior
franchise, has announced that Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3
is already deep in development for the Xbox One. The game will be the first of the series to receive AAA production effort from the studio, and is being created completely from the ground up.
The franchise has sold over 5.5 million copies to date, which seemingly played into the decision to bump up the attention it will receive.The game will take place in modern day Eastern Europe, as players will be thrown into a situation between three warring factions. Non-linear and open-ended maps will return to give players a variety of options to progress.Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3
is slated for release in the first half of 2016.