Agent 47 is aided by several systems in Hitman: Absolution, including a handy radar, health meters, and a limited "Instinct" feature that highlights crucial information in the environment. But in the game's most difficult setting, dubbed "Purist," these elements have been turned off.Want to see wh...
November 13th 2012 at 12:00pm
We got it wrong last week when we guessed the next drop in the bucket full of trailers for Hitman: Absolution would be the game's launch trailer for November 20. Square Enix couldn't hold that long; here's Agent 47's ICA file.
November 12th 2012 at 9:05pm
Update: The stream is now finished; however, you can watch the recap after the break.Hitman: Absolution from developer IO Interactive brings "The Original Assassin" out from the cold and back to The Agency. Today, Joystiq will explore the PC version of Hitman: Absolution with IO Interactive's Tore...
November 12th 2012 at 2:00pm
There have been a lot of trailers for Hitman: Absolution. From the sound of this latest one, this is the end of those... well, you know, until the launch trailer for November 20. And then the inevitable post-launch DLC trailer. Then the game of the year trailer sometime next year...
November 9th 2012 at 11:30am
This video for Hitman: Absolution describes the game's universe and the stories contained within as a "living, breathing world." The IO Interactive game is set to launch November 20 for PS3, Xbox 360 and PC.
November 3rd 2012 at 10:30pm
This short but rather nifty Hitman: Absolution fan film, by David Wayman, explores some odd parallels between an assassin's job and his family life. But things are not quite as they seem ...
November 1st 2012 at 9:00pm
Ask any professional assassin and they'll tell you, the most important thing besides not getting caught when killing someone is the sound. Can anyone hear me? Does this ambient music set the right mood? Is the treble turned up too high?
October 30th 2012 at 6:00pm
This cinematic trailer for Hitman: Absolution teases the game's story while flashing guns around. It makes us wonder: Can't they just talk it out? Talkman Hitman: Absolution is set to launch November 20 for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360.
October 27th 2012 at 9:00pm
Good rule for life: If you see a totally bald, 6'3" man with menacing arching eyebrows in your general vicinity, no matter what he's wearing at the time, it's probably a good idea to leave the area if you enjoy the rhythmic sound of a heartbeat in your chest.
October 19th 2012 at 1:00pm
The Hitman series is known for allowing players to create their own narratives within the sandbox levels, but with Hitman: Absolution, developer IO Interactive has enlisted Hollywood talent like Vivica Fox, Powers Boothe and Shannyn Sossamon to help tell Agent 47's latest story.
October 10th 2012 at 10:00pm
I've watched my targets, memorized their movements, and exploited the shortest windows of opportunity to achieve my goal of a silent kill. As Agent 47, the returning killer-for-hire in IO-Interactive's Hitman: Absolution, I've spent more time planning than I have executing.Being methodical in your...
October 5th 2012 at 4:00pm
The latest Hitman: Absolution gameplay trailer is a cavalcade of ingenious/ridiculous murders. As always, Agent 47 will be able to kill in a variety of ways, from cutting the wire of a disco ball so it smashes onto someone's head, to programming surgical robots to violently dissect a victim. Silen...
October 4th 2012 at 12:40pm