Hitman Series News


Hitman: Absolution trailer gets all gussied up

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 19, 2012 7:30am PDT

Agent 47 has always been a budding fashionista, with his classic sharp suits and an impressive array of costumes covering every fancy dress party conceivable. His wardrobe will explain again in Hitman: Absolution, a new trailer shows, with disguises from judge and cop to luc...


"Hehe, gotta love the chicken suit. And I love the walking out the front door... it oozes The ..."

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Hitman: Absolution preview: taking a Contract

By Steve Watts, Sep 06, 2012 11:00am PDT

A hands-on preview of Hitman: Absolution's newly announced Contracts mode, with some insight from game director Tore Blystad.


"Awesome, good info, I can not wait for this game have it pre ordered already, will be the best ..."

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Hitman: Absolution stage changed following nun controversy

By Steve Watts, Aug 16, 2012 12:30pm PDT

Hitman: Absolution director Tore Blystad talks about the surprising controversy from its nun trailer, and how the team has responded with some changes to that stage.


"That was probably one of the best trailers I've seen for this game. People will complain about ..."

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Hitman: Absolution to feature asynchronous multiplayer mode

By Steve Watts, Aug 14, 2012 1:30pm PDT

Hitman: Absolution will sport a "Contracts" mode, which lets you create specialized missions or take on ones designed by IO to challenge your friends asynchronously.


"To be Honest, this game was really awesome. I Downloaded it for free from Mygame9.com and tried ..."

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Hitman: Sniper Challenge finally hits PC today

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 01, 2012 6:00am PDT

Aspiring murderers-for-hire who pre-ordered Hitman: Absolution have been able to play the exclusive standalone sniping minigame Hitman: Sniper Challenge since May 15, but PC killers have been left sullently polishing their gun. No longer! It's finally launching on PC today.


"I am doing the same thing. Anyone know about this? Maybe we should just email GMG support as ..."

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Hitman Absolution: 17 minutes of death and destruction

By John Keefer, Jul 12, 2012 9:30am PDT

Take a look at 17 minutes of action from the E3 presentation of Hitman: Absolution.


"Buying this the day it drops. I've been getting sucked into the Batman cloak-and-dagger play ..."

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Hitman: Absolution Deluxe Professional Edition announced

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 04, 2012 7:45am PDT

Who wants a weird cartoony 10" statue of Hitman: Absolution star Agent 47? Anyone? Well, if you think of someone who might, let them know that they can get one buy buying the 'Deluxe Professional Edition' of IO Interactive's murder simulator, unveiled today.


"Why not have the scantily clad female assassins as the figurines? That looks bad"

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Hitman 'Triple Pack' for PS3 spotted at retail

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 01, 2012 4:00pm PDT

With Hitman Absolution on the horizon, it appears Square Enix is looking to compile an "HD Collection" of Agent 47's PS2-era adventures.


Hitman: Absolution preview

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 01, 2012 6:00am PDT

Exploring the many ways of killing a man in Hitman Absolution.


"My favorite part is one of the thumbnails is from the Mafia 2 dlc."

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New Hitman trailer shows 47 absolving nuns

By John Keefer, May 30, 2012 6:45am PDT

With a title like Hitman: Absolution, you might expect the game to have some sort of religious undertones, but I expect you weren't expecting these nuns to be delivering it.


"He garrottes the first two! Best of both! You could always go guns blazing in Hitman if you wanted."

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The Hitman will give you absolution on Nov. 20

By John Keefer, May 10, 2012 8:30am PDT

As promised, Square Enix revealed today that Hitman: Absolution will be coming on on Nov. 20.


"I'll reserve my judgement until I try the game but man, it looks far too Splinter Cell."

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Hitman: Sniper Challenge is 'replayable' sniping spin-off

By Andrew Yoon, May 08, 2012 7:30am PDT

A leaked advertisement from an upcoming issue of Game Informer describes Hitman: Sniper Challenge as a downloadable game for PC, PS3, and Xbox 360.


Hitman: Absolution trailer highlights kill options

By Steve Watts, May 02, 2012 11:30am PDT

A new Hitman: Absolution serves as an introduction to Agent 47. He introduces himself the only way he knows how: by murdering dozens of people.


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Hitman Absolution: Professional Edition includes art book, documentary, DLC

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 11, 2012 4:00pm PDT

Square Enix has finally revealed the requisite special edition for Hitman: Absolution. Sporting a $20 premium over the standard game, the "Professional Edition" includes a number of bonuses.


"It's funny, since if you play the game right, you won't really need any the guns."

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Hitman: Sniper Challenge trademarked

By Steve Watts, Jan 25, 2012 1:45pm PST

Square Enix has trademarked "Hitman: Sniper Challenge," yet another new addition after the mysterious "Hitman: Profession" trademark from last month.


"I would think it might be something more like a motion-control exclusive. Something like ..."

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