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.
Think you can do better in Hitman 2 than your friend? You will be able to challenge them to what’s essentially an assassination contest courtesy of Hitman 2’s Ghost Mode. A trailer has been released for this new game mode which shows that this will be a 1v1, real-time competitive mode.
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.
IO Interactive recently confirmed Hitman 2, the sequel to its Hitman game that was very well received when it was launched a couple of years ago. Fans of the franchise are really looking forward to taking the new game for a spin. IO Interactive has now confirmed a crucial detail about the game. It has confirmed that Hitman 2 is going to feature six locations at launch.
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.
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.
IO Interactive today confirmed that it’s going to release the Hitman Game of the Year Edition next month. This particular edition of the popular title is going to bring a new campaign as well as bring back Elusive Targets. The Game of the Year Edition also includes the complete first season of the game and a host of other new content as well. This is IO Interactive’s first new content […]
IO Interactive’s Hitman was very well received ever since it came out about a year ago. The developer decided to make it an episodic title and released the final episode of the first season a couple of months back. If you’re been meaning to play this game, you will be delighted to find out that the first two missions of Hitman collectively titled ICA Facility are now free for PlayStation […]
Square Enix announced a couple of weeks ago that it was withdrawing its investment in IO Interactive. This meant that the developer of the popular Hitman series was without a home. Square Enix didn’t rule out the possibility of selling the studio but it has gone a different way, for now. IO Interactive has announced that it has reached an agreement with Square Enix and is once again an independent […]
It was confirmed earlier this month that new Hitman games had been placed on hold because Square Enix had decided to withdraw its investment from Hitman developer IO Interactive. The future of the much-loved Hitman franchise remains in limbo as Square Enix attends to the business matters. The company says that the sale of Hitman studio IO Interactive doesn’t necessarily mean that this franchise is going to end.