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IO Interactive confirms a new Hitman game is in the works

Today marked the release of Hitman Game of the Year Edition, which included season one of the critically acclaimed assassin game along with some new content. To commemorate the occasion, developer IO Interactive posted a blog post on their ...

 
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Hitman: Absolution's death threat stunt goes very wrong

It seems controversy and Hitman: Absolution are destined are go hand-in-hand. Square Enix drew fire earlier this year for a trailer in which Agent 47 beat the crap out of fetishized nuns, and was criticized incredibly harshly upon release b...

 
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There's some Adam Jensen in my Hitman: Absolution

Adam Jensen of Deus Ex: Human Revolution has great hair. Agent 47 of Hitman: Absolution has none. Still, that won't stop him from dressing up as Adam with some new DLC. He gets the Deus Ex Suit and the Deus Ex Zenith gun as add-ons, both o...

 
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So, so ready: Hitman: Absolution is coming very soon

While you all are eating turkey and putting up decorations, I'll be killing people. Lots of people. This game is going to be killer.  Get it? Hitman: Absolution is right around the corner, dropping for PS3, Xbox 360 and PC on November...

 
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Agent 47 is a total peeping tom in this new trailer

Straight up voyeur! This guy is supposed to be a hitman, but sometimes when he's lurking in the shadows, watching people, I'm thinking he looks more like a creeper perv.  Well, whatever works. He gets the job done.  This new trai...

 
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Hitman: Absolution full cast revealed

Square Enix has revealed the full main cast for upcoming game Hitman: Absolution today. These cast members provided both voice and motion for the game, as they were performance-captured in Giant Studios. The list is packed full of pretty bi...

 
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Hitman: Absolution: Agent 47 likes to play dress-up

This new "Disguises" trailer for Hitman: Absolution takes us through many of the get-ups that Agent 47 can wear to get the job done. Most of them are for blending in to get close, but some of them have to be for fun. A chicken costume? Wha...

 
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Hitman: Absolution: Behind-the-scenes storytelling video

A new video from Square Enix and IO Interactive gives us a behind-the-scenes look at the making of upcoming game Hitman: Absolution. This release on about storytelling, focusing everything from cinematic style to animation to went into per...

 
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18 minutes of Hitman: Absolution's Contracts mode

I can hardly be the only one who gets tired of seeing unimaginative trailer after trailer, which is why this video for Hitman: Absolution is so great. It's approximately 18 minutes of IO Interactive demonstrating the game's Contracts mode,...

 
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Hitman: Absolution adding depth to its 'sexy nuns'

The controversy that surrounded Hitman: Absolution and its violent "sexy nuns" trailer has caused the team to add more content to the game, revealed director Tore Blystad. The Saints -- the PVC-flavored assassins that Agent 47 demolish...

 
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gamescom: Contracts mode announced for Hitman: Absolution

At a press conference at gamescom today, a new Contracts mode was announced for Hitman: Absolution. Inspired by fans and how they would make anyone a target, this online Contracts mode lets you do this exactly. Fulfilling Contracts earns yo...

 
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Feeling underwhelmed with Hitman: Absolution

Super quick recap time: Hitman: Absolution sees series protagonist Agent 47 betrayed by his former employers, the ICA. With the cops following his every move, the anti-hero needs to find the truth amidst the conspiracy he's found himself ...

 
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Punch half-naked nuns in the face in Hitman: Absolution

A new trailer for Hitman: Absolution has appeared, and everybody's talking about it. Some folk are hyped, some have felt their excitement plummet, and others are a little disturbed by a video that puts women in sexy rubber nun outfits befo...

 
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Hitman: Absolution has a pretty fun pre-order bonus game

Hitman: Absolution won't be releasing until November but Square/Enix has partnered with GameStop to offer pre-order customers an early taste of what they can expect with a bonus game, Hitman: Sniper Challenge.  It is pretty much exact...

 
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Hitman's Agent 47 has a new handler, Benjamin Travis

A new video promoting Hitman: Absolution released today which introduces the new character of Benjamin Travis, who becomes Agent 47's handler in the International Contract Agency, the secret espionage group always at the center of all...

 
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Hitman: Absolution special ed, retailer bonuses revealed

The return of Agent 47 is nearing. If you want him to arrive at your home in style, Square Enix would like you to consider the Hitman: Absolution "Professional Edition," now available for pre-order. The package, which retails for $x9.9...

 
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Preview: Hitman: Absolution is more than a stealth game

Later this year, Hitman: Absolution will continue Agent 47's masterful descent into the dark life of an assassin. In the past, the Hitman series has never been what one would call an intense action experience, but for gamers who prefer a ...

 
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This Hitman: Absolution trailer is coming for you

It's been a long time coming for Hitman: Absolution. This trailer for the game doesn't do much other than remind us that Agent 47 is very skilled at his job, but that's okay. The modern visual fidelity alone makes up for any perceived lack...

 
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Hitman: Absolution devs add commentary to old trailer

A few weeks ago a huge 17 minute gameplay video of Hitman: Absolution surfaced that showcased a significant peek into what you can expect from the finished product. Square Enix has released the same footage again, but this time they brough...

 
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Hitman: Absolution teases gameplay in new trailer

A short little trailer has crept online for Hitman: Absolution, teasing a full-on gameplay walkthrough later this week. The teaser shows Agent 47 sneaking his way past a bunch of cops and smashing people in the face with debris. It looks p...

 
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Because you asked for it: Hitman: Absolution Avatar items

Hitman: Absolution isn't out until next year, but that doesn't mean you can't start spending money on crap related to the game right now. Today's crap comes in the form of Avatar items, including a classic Agent 47 outfit. It's a suit, tie,...

 

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