Hitman rediscovers its agency in this strong start for IO's episodic series.


Sony sends off PS3 Plus games with Metal Gear Solid 4

UPDATE: 100GB cloud storage for PS Plus members now live.

Hitman 2 logo pops up on Warner Bros. website

Announcement due later this week.

There's a Hitman TV series in the works at Hulu

And two more Hitman games in development.

Hitman: Game of the Year Edition reactivates Elusive Targets

Adds new mini-campaign, contracts and much more.

Hitman's penultimate Elusive Target launches today

Their identity is a mystery, and one that changes if you restart.

Play entire first Hitman location for free on PC, PS4 and Xbox One

Developer IO flexes newly bought independence.

Hitman developer IO Interactive is now an independent studio

And will retain full control of the Hitman IP.

Hitman is ditching its episodic model in two weeks

"These changes will help us to lay the foundations for our future plans."

Square Enix willing to give up Hitman rights to ensure series future

But still "negotiating with prospective external investors".

Layoffs at Hitman developer IO Interactive

No word yet on studio buy-out.

Meanwhile, Square Enix just reported huge sales and profits

FF15 and Rise of the Tomb Raider PS4 do well.

Square Enix trying to find a buyer for IO, future of Hitman in doubt

"The Company has regrettably decided to withdraw from the business."

Feature | How things end

Alexis Kennedy on the progress of progress.

Hitman is getting an ultra hard Professional difficulty mode next week

Comes with its own mastery track, unique rewards and leaderboards.

Hitman's next Elusive Target will be live on Friday

UPDATE: Landslide bonus mission revealed in new trailer.

Hitman to add HDR support this month

Except on older Xbox Ones.

Huge Hitman update makes unlocks work offline

"We determine who we are by what we do."

Hitman's latest Elusive Target is now live

The next is scheduled for 28th November.

Feature | 'It was a good spot we ended up in. But it was messy getting there'

IO on Hitman's episodic approach, and where next for the series.

Hitman season finale heads to Hokkaido, Japan

Take your shot at the end of the month.

Hitman's US episode dated and detailed

UPDATE: New trailer shows rocky horror map in action.

Hitman's complete first season has a disc-based release date

31st January, with a briefcase of extra content.

Hitman heads to Bangkok on 16th August

To bump off an indie band frontman.

Hitman's next Elusive Target lets you kill Gary Busey

Summer Bonus Episode adds two new missions today.

Hitman's third Elusive Target premieres on Wednesday

Available for 72 hours, set in Sapienza.

Here's how Hitman's first Elusive Target went down

Including one of the most creative kills we've seen yet.

Hitman's one chance forever Elusive Targets coming tomorrow

UPDATE: Goes live at 5pm Fri, only available for 48 hours.

Hitman episodes may fall behind their monthly schedule

UPDATE: Developer clarifies that new episodes are still on track.

Hitman's second chapter dated for April

New update adds Vampire Magician Challenge Pack and improved performance.

It sounds like Hitman's online saves issue is here to stay

Drops game if you go offline "to ensure player-progress of the live content is correct".

Hitman's permanently failable Elusive Targets delayed

But two new Escalation Contracts are coming each week.

The Division director joins Hitman developer Io-Interactive

Will lead teams focusing on "gameplay, online and world".

Hitman's first added mission makes you dress as a vampire magician

Two new Escalation Contracts keep Paris fresh.

Digital Foundry | Face-Off: Hitman

Full three-way comparison of IO Interactive's reboot - plus DirectX 12 tests on PC.

Feature | In Play: The trouble with building games to last

Hitman, The Division, and video games' war with time.

Digital Foundry | Performance Analysis: Hitman

The final game runs better than the PS4 beta - and there are some unexpected surprises.

Feature | Hitman's episodic structure explained

"You can skip an episode but you will miss out on some of the story elements."

Hitman (2016) walkthrough and guide

Our handy guide to Square's episodic Hitman revival.

Watch Hitman recreated in extravagant real-life game

From the studio behind Chatroulette's Real Life First Person Shooter.

Digital Foundry | Performance Analysis: Hitman beta on PC

Can PC power past the PS4 version's frame-rate issues?

Podcast | The Eurogamer Podcast

We talk Overwatch, Firewatch, Homefront and Hitman.

Digital Foundry | Performance Analysis: Hitman beta on PS4

The reboot's huge levels and NPC count impress - but they come at a cost.

The Hitman beta goes live tomorrow

Here are a few things worth noting.

Hitman's PC system requirements revealed

PC beta goes live next week, on PS4 this Friday.

Hitman is now fully episodic

"We fully acknowledge the decision may frustrate some players."

Hitman delayed until March 2016

Paris level is six times the size of Absolution's largest stage.

Don't call the new Hitman an early access game

It's sort of episodic. Sort of.

Hitman's new features outlined in video

Timed events, locales outlined.

The next Hitman has a building larger than any location in Hitman Absolution

First concept art released. New mobile title announced soon.