Hitman may be saved after all

After Square Enix decided to sell off IO Interactive, the future of Hitman lingered in purgatory. Square Enix owns the intellectual property and would continue to do so even without the developer, IO Interactive, around to develop it. ...


Hitman developer IO Interactive is laying off employees

Not even two weeks have passed since Square Enix decided to drop IO Interactive, but people are already losing jobs while the company continues searching for a new parent. The Hitman developer posted an update on Twitter, stating ...


Hitman is $20 off on Amazon today, but only with this code

The single greatest video game surprise of last year may have been Hitman. Sometime in 2015, Square Enix suddenly announced that the new Hitman would be episodic and all pre-orders were refunded. It was a strange reversal, one that felt lik...


IO Interactive is developing a new IP

Best known for the Hitman series, IO Interactive has also developed the Kane & Lynch series, as well as one-off titles like Freedom Fighters and Mini Ninjas. According to a new job posting, the studio is now loo...


Hitman's new bonus episode revisits Sapienza

Pack your bags! We're going back to Sapienza! In Landslide, the next bonus episode of Hitman, IO Interactive is altering the town's scenery to make way for a concert near the harbor and a bustling marketplace in the main square. The target...


My wishlist for Hitman Season Two

Overwatch, I'm going to let you finish, but Hitman was one of the best games of all time! OK, well maybe not of all time, but as my personal favorite game of 2016 it got my vote for Destructoid's Game of the Year. While we're at i...


Hitman: The Full Experience for PC drops to $15 at GameStop

GameStop has loaded up on some PC download deals today with aggressive pricing on several triple-A titles. While Steam's sale won't start up until this Thursday, we think the prices below are what you should expect (given these ar...


Hitman's holiday mission stars the Home Alone bandits

IO Interactive is giving us a compelling reason to revisit Hitman's Paris fashion show level today with a Christmas makeover and the Holiday Hoarders mission. Peter gave us the rundown already, but there is one specific note to bring up. Th...


Get into the holiday spirit with Hitman's Christmas mission

I was trying to come up with a catchy Christmas pun to headline the article, then I realized that would be super cliche. So, forget about that nonsense and let's jump straight into the news. Hitman is going to be receiving a free holiday th...


Soon, Agent 47 will be able to access his equipment offline

While Hitman season one may be a really solid entry in the series, the always online requirement has been terrible. Regardless of whether or not you own the content, you cannot access your equipment or make any level progression if you aren...


You will never Hitman this good

This, from GuLe's run at Hitman: Hokkaido's Escalation Mission, is some top-tier Hitman-ing. Apparently one second slower and an NPC would notice some bodies, costing you that 20,000 "No Bodies Found" bonus, but I'm more impressed by manag...


Hitman's first season really is worth a look at $30

I know, I know -- you don't have time for more games as it is right now. I feel ya. But I also know that some of you have been patiently waiting for the first season of Hitman to wrap, and it has. Here's a nudge. IO Interactive has slashed ...


Hitman Season 2 is officially in the works

Those who enjoyed this year's episodic Hitman will be happy to know that the journey isn't over for Agent 47. In an interview with GamerGen at Paris Games Week, Eidos confirmed that Season 2 is in the works. There isn't an exact count ...


Review: Hitman: Hokkaido

Well folks, this is it! The time has come where we stop arguing about whether or not "it would be nice if Hitman just released a damn complete edition already." With its "Japan" episode, production is finished, and although the physica...


Hitman's final Japan-bound episode drops on October 31

The time has nearly come for all you Hitman hold outs to potentially pick up the entire season, sans "season pass" waiting and delays. As of October 31, the finale will hit, and as promised it will be located in Japan, titled "Hakkaido...


Review: Hitman: Colorado

I've never been to Denver outside of an airport layover. I'm sure it's a lovely place, but Bat Dad has ruined it for me (sorry Brett).


A brief look at Hitman: Colorado before Tuesday's release

After some of the far-flung adventures we've been on with Agent 47, I think a trip to the United States sounds just fine. The game's fifth episode, releasing this Tuesday, makes the trek out to Colorado. This trailer is a hint of things to...


Hitman is going to Colorado this month

After four strong episodes, our tall, bald son Agent 47 is coming home to America, baby. The fifth Hitman episode, "Freedom Fighters," is coming out at the end of this month, September 27. The "toughest assignment yet" tasks 47 with infiltr...


Hitman gets physical next January

Good news for anyone waiting out on a boxed release of the newest Hitman game; IO Interactive has just announced that Hitman will be releasing January 31, 2017 on physical media. The price will be $60 for consoles and $50 on PC. T...


Review: Hitman: Bangkok

Hitman has been getting run through the wringer over the past five months, and it has almost nothing to do with its gameplay. No, the core is pretty sound -- a natural evolution of the "find and kill" staple it helped define in 20...


IO Interactive has plans for three seasons of Hitman

I'm eager for IO Interactive to wrap up Hitman not just because I'm enjoying it so far, but because I want folks who are opposed to its episodic structure to play it and have a good time, too. There are a few locations left to go, including...


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