Hitman 3 VR, ray tracing, and more comes to gaming PCs in Year 2 2022 update


In our Hitman 3 overview, we stated the game was a (*3*), but it surely seems the game’s developer isn’t fairly completed with their finest barcoded bald boy. In a information put up and YouTube video, IO Interactive introduced a number of updates we are able to count on in the game’s ‘Year 2’ update, together with help for VR, ray tracing, and gameplay modifications.

Prior to this announcement, the one approach that Hitman 3 might be performed in digital actuality was through the PS4 or PS5’s PSVR headset. However, help for PC VR headsets will come to the game in January, 2022.

IO Interactive guarantees that “full technical details, including the platforms that we’re supporting, will be revealed before Year 2 starts on 20 January 2022.” Regardless of what headsets are supported, it’s protected to say that these with the very best VR headsets will take pleasure in a decidedly sharper and smoother assassination expertise in contrast to PSVR.

Hitman 3 has acquired quite a few technical upgrades since its launch, together with higher help for the very best gaming CPUs with more than eight cores, in addition to introducing help for variable charge shading. Now, the developer plans to introduce a type of ray tracing to the game in 2022.


The Year Two update will even introduce a brand new ‘Elusive Target Arcade’ mode, which will probably be shared in better element in January, 2022. IO Interactive has additionally confirmed it plans to help Hitman 3 for no less than one other 12 months, with new maps, storylines, and modes. There’s additionally a major update deliberate for the game in Spring, 2022, with more particulars to come.