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Hitman 2 review: Playing all the hits

Hitman 2 review sniper
The new sniper and multiplayer modes shake things up a bit, but in the end, Hitman 2 is more Hitman - in the best way possible. Hitman 2 starts with a short “previous, on Hitman” video, and as I sat there watching it, all I could think was “wait, Hitman had a plot?!” I mean, I know it had a plot....

Hitman 2 gameplay and new features straight out of Gamescom 2018

Hitman 2 assassination
Warner Bros. Interactive invited us to play the first mission of Hitman 2 at Gamescom 2018. It's the same Miami mission we got a brief glimpse of when the game was announced, but we came out of it with a full Hitman 2 gameplay video for you to watch. You can watch me silently eliminate the two targets in the...

Hitman 2 coming this November with a standalone co-op mode

Hitman 2
IO Interactive has announced Hitman 2, the second season of Hitman. Publisher Warner Bros. refers to this second season as a "follow-up." It still isn't clear if the game will arrive as a whole experience, or will be split into chapters, like its predecessor. However, the fact that the announcement trailer shows only one location suggests the sequel will retain an...

Hitman 2 logo accidentally leaked by Warner Bros.

Hitman 2 leaked
Hitman developer IO Interactive has been teasing an upcoming reveal for the last few days. A recent leak suggests this reveal is, in fact, the next game in the series - Hitman 2. The leak didn't originate from an unnamed source; it came from the official reveal site. The site in question is supposed to host a livestream reveal of new Hitman...

Hitman developer IO Interactive kept Freedom Fighters, but lost Kane & Lynch

IO Interactive Kane & Lynch
You probably know by now that IO Interactive, the developers of the great Hitman series, has gone indie. But before it could leave Square Enix, some negotiations had to take place. Unfortunately, there were some casualties. When Square Enix decided to drop the studio, IO managed to keep the rights to the Hitman IP. They also kept Freedom Fighters, a pretty good...

There’s a new Hitman game coming, more info in 2018

A new Hitman game is coming
IO Interactive are working on a new Hitman game. These are great news for anyone who was a little worried about the future of the newly independent studio. "One last thing about our next Hitman game," CEO Hakan Abrak wrote while celebrating the release on Hitman GOTY Edition. "we’re making great progress and we have exciting new features and some franchise...

Hitman season finale arrives today, Japan teaser trailer released

Hitman will be travelling to Japan today, October 31, for the sixth and final episode of the season. Agent 47 lands in Hokkaido, Japan, where he’ll be taking out two targets at a luxurious private hospital. Square Enix has released a short trailer, teasing the new location, but it doesn't show much. I'm not sure whether the targets are patients or doctors (or maybe...

Hitman: The Complete First Season arriving on disc January 31

Hitman: The Complete First Season cover
Hitman: The Complete First Season, including all 7 locations, Escalation Contracts, Challenges, Opportunities and user-created Contracts, will be available as a physical disc starting January 31, 2017. The physical release of Hitman: The Complete First Season will also enjoy a day one edition SteelBook. It doesn't include any additional physical content, but it will come with a fancy steelbook for your...

The fourth target of Hitman’s Sarajevo Six appears tomorrow

IO Interactive are releasing the fourth target from Hitman's The Sarajevo Six with Episode 4: Bangkok. As shown on the Hitman website, Agent 47's target this time is the retired mercenary John Stubbs, who is holidaying with his wife in Bangkok - specifically, the safe and secure Himmapan Hotel. With a VIP in residence at the same time, security is...

Hitman Episode 2: Sapienza trailer shows Italy’s mad scientist

Square Enix and IO Interactive have a released a beautiful and deadly new launch trailer for Hitman Episode 2: Sapienza. After a generous first episode that centered around a Paris fashion show, Episode 2 takes players into the Italian countryside of Sapienza. Players will seemingly be able to explore the entire village as they search for the perfect way to take down Silvio...

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