Xbox/PlayStation/PC game Sniper Elite 3 getting level featuring UK star Charlie Brooker, you may be able to shoot him

Developer Rebellion creates a special level for its upcoming World War II shooting game specifically surrounding Charlie Brooker.

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Developer Rebellion has announced that it has created a special level in its upcoming shooter Sniper Elite 3 that features British satirist, screenwriter, and broadcaster Charlie Brooker. The developer tagged its post, "Who shot Charlie Brooker?" suggesting you'll be able to shoot him in the game.

Brooker is a big fan of the World War II shooter series and after visiting the studio, Rebellion creative director Jason Kingsley offered him the chance to have his likeness, movement, and voice appear in Sniper Elite 3.

He accepted, and performed the necessary voice and motion capture work, which you can see in the image above. Rebellion isn't yet saying what role Brooker will play in Sniper Elite 3, but the studio says it will "appeal to Charlie's dark sense of humor."

Kingsley is aware of the fact that some might see this partnership as a simple marketing ploy to drum up interest for Sniper Elite 3. But he maintains that Brooker is, in fact, a big fan of the series and that will come across when you see him virtually depicted in the game, he says,

"You can buy endorsement all you want, but gamers can tell the difference between a genuine fan and a celeb that is happy to get a payday," Kingsley said.

Sniper Elite 3, set during World War II in Africa, launches July 1 for Xbox 360, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, and PlayStation 4. The PC version arrives earlier on June 27.

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19James89

Who in the bluemoon is Charlie Brooker?

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nurnberg

<< LINK REMOVED >> Some celebrity in the UK I guess.

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mikees1

He writes and directs. A more talented man than the other so called celeb featured in CoD this week. Snoop mutt, a man who does a style of music that shouldn't even be called music , and makes up his own nonsensical words when he can't find one to rhyme with whatever hard luck criminality story he's (c)rapping about!

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Lhomity

<< LINK REMOVED >> The music you don't like shouldn't be called music.


What?



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mikees1

Because it was the second celebrity getting a stint in a game this week. I just pointed out that ones talented the other isn't. What's so hard for you to understand there???

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RJH_420

<< LINK REMOVED >><< LINK REMOVED >> so this guy asked who this charlie booker guy is so you think thats your opening to hate on rap music lol? why even mention snoop dog lol ?

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mikees1

<< LINK REMOVED >><< LINK REMOVED >> Tell me whats musical about some idiot shouting, ocassionally using real words to make it rhyme, but not fussy if he can't, when the subject is delivered by shouting. Usually a story about robbing something/selling drugs/shooting someone/or calling women bitches? What in the hell is musical about that?


If making up bullshit, non words, ripping off someone elses melody to put to said (c)rap music and shouting is considered music, then my 18 month daughter is the best fucking (c)rapper out there! It's no different to the 'music' she does, otherwise called noise!

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Hayasmez

<< LINK REMOVED >> I'm British and even I don't know who he is.

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