Hitman Series News


Hitman HD: Trilogy CE to be same price as standard edition

By John Keefer, Jan 10, 2013 11:30am PST

If you've finished Hitman: Absolution and have that itch to go back and play the games leading up to the latest assassination vehicle for the arcoded bald 47, then Square Enix has upped the ante on the already announced Hitman HD: Trilogy. The Collector's Edition will be the...


Hitman Trilogy HD outed by achievements, retail

By Steve Watts, Dec 12, 2012 9:45am PST

A retail listing and sets of achievements/trophies have outed a possible release date and price for the Hitman Trilogy HD, which compiles Silent Assassin, Contracts, and Blood Money.


"I'll definitely play this as I never got around to Contracts. While the new one isn't bad, I ..."

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Next Hitman will have Square Enix Montreal's own spin

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 22, 2012 11:00am PST

Hitman creator IO Interactive is moving onto something new after Hitman: Absolution, with the series continuing at Square Enix's new Montreal studio. But how will this crazy arrangement work, and who will shape the future of Hitman? IO has answered a few questions.


"This wasn't a terrible game by any account, but it lacked the luster of freedom in the missions ..."

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Hitman: Absolution ditches single-use codes for Contracts mode

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 19, 2012 8:30am PST

Hitman: Absolution's Contracts mode was supposed to be locked off behind a single-use code included with new copies, but no longer. All and sundry will be able to challenge their chums, no code required, to match their feats of killing men in a way of their choosing.


Hitman: Absolution review: beautiful contracts

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 18, 2012 5:00am PST

Hitman: Absolution is nearly everything I want from a video game. It's beautiful, big, and an absolute blast to play. IO Interactive has crafted a game filled with so many interesting sandboxes to play in, that it's hard not to come back over and over again.


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Hitman: Absolution trailer prepares for launch

By Steve Watts, Nov 16, 2012 9:30am PST

Square Enix and IO Interactive released the launch trailer for Hitman: Absolution, due out next Tuesday.


"I'm quite excited for this game! I've been yearning for a new Hitman game the moment I finished ..."

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Hitman: Absolution trailer shows what 47 was born to do

By John Keefer, Nov 09, 2012 7:30am PST

For someone who is supposed to stay unseen, Codename 47 is being spotted quite a bit lately in new trailers pushing the upcoming release of Hitman: Absolution. The latest trailer asks if you have the instincts for his job.


"Is anyone else over all these assassin type games? There's just so many of them. "

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Hitman Absolution trailer turns 'living, breathing' to 'dead, quiet'

By John Keefer, Nov 02, 2012 10:30am PDT

Hitman: Absolution will be out in less than three weeks, and Square Enix has released a new trailer showing off the "living, breathing world" of the game. Well, there are parts that aren't living and breathing so much after 47 has his way with them.


"When I saw Hitman moving to the dance beat and playing a synth with two dancing guards at 2:12, ..."

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Hitman: Absolution trailer is morally ambiguous

By Steve Watts, Oct 26, 2012 9:15am PDT

A new Hitman: Absolution trailer touches (briefly) on the question of justified murder, interspersed with lots and lots of it.


"I downloaded this game for free from Mygame9.com . Other wasted their money in buying it. Superb ..."

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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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