When games are released on the PC, they typically can be bought from multiple places, either from the developer/publisher directly, or through online distribution platforms. However, in the case of IO Interactive’s upcoming Hitman 3, it seems that the game will be released on PC as an exclusive to the Epic Games Store.
The thing about first-person shooters or games that let players play in the first-person perspective is that it is meant to offer a more intimate experience. However, there is still a sense of detachment as you would essentially be playing through a monitor and controllers like a keyboard and mouse or a gamepad.
IO Interactive’s Hitman franchise has been around for a while now, although it was recently rebooted in the past few years. Then there was also that time a few years ago that IO Interactive parted ways with Square Enix which left some wondering about the future of the series.
IO Interactive’s Hitman franchise has been going on for a while now, and if you are looking to relive some of the older titles in the franchise, you’ll be pleased to learn that Warner Bros. has announced that come 11th of January, 2019, they will be releasing the remasters of both Hitman Absolution and Blood Money.
IO Interactive’s Hitman 2 is scheduled for a release in November. For those curious about what the game has to offer, then you might want to check out the video above which is the latest gameplay trailer for the game that shows its Columbia location. The video shows what we can expect in terms of graphics, and also mechanics that we can look forward to.
When IO Interactive announced Hitman a couple of years ago, they decided that they would release the game episodically. This meant that the game’s release kind of went like a TV show, where every month you’d get a new chapter/content until all of its was released. In a way it was pretty clever as it ensured that the game would “last” a while.
The successor to the popular Hitman reboot will be out in a couple of months. The title was first released in 2016 with multiple environments and locations. Fans have been wondering if it would be possible to play some of those locations against in Hitman 2. It has now been confirmed at Gamescom 2018 that Hitman 2 will include remastered locations from the prequel which will be available for free […]
Last year when Square Enix announced that they would be parting ways with IO Interactive, the developer behind the Hitman franchise, many questioned what would become to the game? Given its popularity it wouldn’t make sense for it to just die out, and earlier this year it was announced that Warner Bros. would be picking up the publishing duties.
While Square Enix might be done with the Hitman franchise after dropping the game’s developer IO Interactive last year, the good news is that the Hitman franchise isn’t going anywhere because if you recall, the folks at Warner Bros. announced earlier this month that they would be taking up publishing duties for the game.
Hitman developer IO Interactive has been an independent studio ever since it was dropped by Square Enix last year. It now has a new publishing partner: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. IO Interactive and Warner Bros. announced a deal today to release Hitman: Definitive Edition for PS4 and Xbox One next month. This release is the first outcome of this worldwide publishing and distribution deal between the two companies.
IO Interactive, the developer of the Hitman game, has released the Hitman Spring Pack. Fans of this episodic title will be delighted to know that it brings one of the best episodes of this game for free. Sapienza was the fictional Italian location introduced in Episode 2 back in April 2016 and almost two years after it was first released, this episode is now available as part of the free […]
Hitman developer IO Interactive is getting back into the swing of things following a tumultuous few months that saw its separation from Square Enix over the summer. The franchise’s control now rests with IO Interactive as it will now be publishing Hitman as well. IO Interactive is focusing on adding more content to the game to keep things fresh for players. That’s why it has now announced the return of […]
While it seems that the premise of IO Interactive’s Hitman would make for a good movie plot, so far both the Hitman movies that have been released to date haven’t exactly been well-received. However it looks like third time could be the charm because according to a report from Deadline, a live-action Hitman TV series is currently being developed by Hulu.
With Square Enix announcing that they will be parting ways with IO Interactive, it felt like the future of the Hitman franchise was in doubt, although it was later revealed that IO Interactive would be retaining the rights to the franchise. The good news is that the company is definitely not letting those rights go to waste.