Submitted by DPAD Dave 340d ago | news

'Exciting' Hitman announcement due today

An "exciting" Hitman announcement that "fans won't want to miss" is due later today, IO Interactive has teased. (Hitman: Absolution, PC, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One)

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Hellsvacancy  +   340d ago
Come on announce a PROPER Hitman game, not like that horrible creation that was Absolution, yeah I know some of you liked it, I didn't, it was pointless using disguises because they didn't disguise you, you was forced to use cover, all the time

It did have it moments, my main complaint is the gameplay mechanics, and the soundtrack was terrible, bring back Jesper Kyd

I beat the game on the hardest setting, and that was too easy, platinum trophy in pretty much one playthrough (had to go back and find some collectibles and do some challenges)
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FriedGoat  +   340d ago
So true.
Although the disguises should arouse some suspicion.
I want blood money 2 with better graphics ;)
Lord_Sloth  +   340d ago
Hitman: Abomination

Sadly, my Splinter Cell has also become a brain dead title. WHY ARE THEY KILLING ALL OF MY STEALTH GAMES!?
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N2NOther  +   340d ago
They disguised me. Weird.
RE_L_MAYER  +   340d ago
I tried to like it but the whole pulling a sniper out of your pocket thing got to me....and the ending seemed like they just didnt care anymore
Ashunderfire86  +   340d ago
I love Absolution, so I don't know why people are hating on this game so much. Its the hitman game we all know and love since the previous games. Yes my favorite Hitman is part 2. I have been a long time fan of the series. I would love to hear an announce to Hitman and Deus EX for next gen.
Hellsvacancy  +   340d ago
"ensuring the game will play out across huge, checkpoint-free, sandbox levels"

Now that sounds like a Hitman game to me
kane_1371  +   340d ago
hell yes brother.
This is the exact thing I feel, absolution was bad and it seems that even they know it.
Just read that letter and it is obvious.
Such a joke for a Hitman game
r21  +   340d ago
Amen to that, what a disappointing sequel to ever brilliant Blood Money. All IO had to do was to step up their gameplay from there and actually just as engaging story like BM did. Absolution had NONE of that!
MrSwankSinatra  +   340d ago
Mobile Game. Calling it right now.
KonsoruMasuta  +   340d ago
A mobile game was already announced last year.
Team_Litt  +   340d ago
Blood Money 2 or bust.
DanielGearSolid  +   340d ago
Devs are just as bad PR guys these days...
All blah blah hype talk
CorndogBurglar  +   340d ago
He's gonna be in the new Shaq Fu game.
Eonjay  +   340d ago
Was this game "killed" just to build anticipation for the new one LOL. Either way I can't wait to see.
SolidGear3  +   340d ago
I want Kane & Lynch 3!
RE_L_MAYER  +   340d ago
idk man,its ok I guess but I dont think they should make any more
ExitToExisT  +   340d ago
There should be a third one to finish the story.
Nunchez  +   340d ago
Really really hope it isn't a freaking mobile game.
Zefros  +   340d ago
I want a game like hitman 2, travel around and locate your targets.
jay2  +   340d ago
The next gen version, bring it on.
Mikefizzled  +   340d ago
The open letter in question.

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Ashunderfire86  +   340d ago
Why did someone gave you a disagree? You gave us a link that's a good read to Hitman fans, and yes fans the developers hear your complaint about Absolution. They are making all the levels non linear! Yup they are taking inspiration from Blood Money and Contract. I can't wait for this game! And for the guy that disagree, your missing out on a great game.
ExitToExisT  +   340d ago
i gave the disagree before he changed his comment to this. at first he said he thinks it was a mobile game:)
iceman1346  +   340d ago
mobile game lmfao
RE_L_MAYER  +   340d ago
half life 3
ALARM-clock  +   340d ago
Gamers, the letter is up and the news sounds good for those of us who want Hitman to return to it's roots.

Noteworthy quote from their open letter regarding the next gen Hitman game:

"...we’re packing in an extreme level of detail on the largest levels we have ever built for a Hitman game. We’ve adopted an open, non-linear level design approach to the game, ensuring the game will play out across huge, checkpoint-free, sandbox levels."

Source: http://www.hitman.com/
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dreamoner  +   340d ago
I want the -peeping- map back. It was the half of what hitman as a game about.
zyphee  +   340d ago
Magic pockets are gone
cyphertech  +   340d ago

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