Developer Firaxis and publisher 2K released the latest trailer in a series of trailers showcasing the new units and factions coming to the XCOM 2 expansion, War of the Chosen. Last week the studios released a trailer showing off a new unit, the Templar, today the team has released a new trailer showcasing The Hunter, which can be seen below.
In the latest video, which clocks in at 1 minute and 47 seconds, we get to take a closer look at the new enemy unit coming with the War of the Chosen expansion. The Hunter is a recon specialist armed with a sniper rifle and deadly at long ranges. He is also equipped with a grappling hook that allows him to traverse the battleground to gain better map positioning.
XCOM 2: War of the Chosen will bring three new factions; the Reapers, Skirmishers and Templars. Each new faction has their own unique abilities and philosophies. The new factions will also provide new hero class soldiers to aid in battle. In addition to the new factions, the expansion will also include new environments and mission objectives.
XCOM 2 is currently available on PS4, Xbox One and PC. War of the Chosen is scheduled to release on August 28, 2017.