Tag "Hitman 2016"

Why I Love: Hitman’s vampire magician costume

I’ve been slowly digging into the new Hitman game over the last few months, peeling away at its numerous layers, seeing what kind of mischief I can get into. I’ve written about my experience with the brilliance of Hitman’s makeshift

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How one level of Hitman lasts longer than most games

“Oh my fucking god, I can still kill people by pushing them down stairs!” is not exactly something you want the neighbours to hear you shouting (especially when accompanied by a laugh of joy). But these things happen when you’re

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Hitman episode 2 trailer takes you on a tour of scenic, secretive Sapienza

The most recent entry in the Hitman franchise (appropriately dubbed “Hitman”) will get its next injection of content on April 26, when the Sapienza map becomes available to download. Sapienza is a fictional villa on the coast of Italy, with

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Hitman’s next locale looks lovely – too bad about all the murder and bio-weapons

Agent 47 will visit the beautiful Spanish coastal town of Sapienza when episode 2 of Hitman rolls out. But where most people would be content with drinking in the sights and sampling the local cuisine, 47 will be discovering ever-more

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The Outsider: Why gaming needs to ditch hollywood

The Outsider is a weekly column written by an author looking at the games industry from the outside. The views of The Outsider do not necessarily represent those of the GamesRadar+ team I fully understand why games get made of

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Hitman patch stops people talking to the dead (& adds 10 new challenges)

IO has always promised that Hitman will be a very reactive, live game – updated and tweaked according to feedback and how people are are playing. Now we have the first details on that with the upcoming Vampire Magician Challenge Pack.  The

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Hitman Episode 2: Sapienza is set for April 26

Pack up your piano wire and SPF 50 scalp sunscreen, Agent 47, you’re headed to the Italian seaside. Square Enix and IO Interactive announced on Twitter that the second episode of Hitman will go live on April 26. I can already tell

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Discovered in the wild! Gaming’s secret copy and paste people

If you ever saw someone wearing your exact clothes and face, you’d probably notice. Why, then, do video games think they can get away with artificially inflating large quantities of people with repeat after repeat? It happens often – citizens

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The hilarious, brilliant fakery of Hitman’s tutorial

Tutorials are tricky to pull off. You need a space where the player is relatively safe from harm so they can practice complex controls without fear of failing (at least too badly), but you also want to keep them engaged

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Vote to kill Gary Busey or Gary Cole in Hitman this summer

If you’ve ever wanted to murder a celebrity, IO Interactive and Square Enix are going to make your fantasies come true. Your sick, sick fantasies. You monster. As part of a “Choose Your Hit” promotion, you’ll vote for which Gary

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