Agent 47 wearing a black trenchcoat standing on a rainy neon-lit street in Hitman 3’s Chongqing map

Agent 47 wearing a black trenchcoat standing on a rainy neon-lit street in Hitman 3’s Chongqing map

Hitman 3, the 2021 sequel to IO Interactive’s episodic reboot of the stealth-action franchise, will rebrand as Hitman World of Assassination. The change will not be merely beauty; previous games Hitman (2016) and Hitman 2 (2018) will develop into free to Hitman 3 house owners as their content material is absorbed into a single live-service game.

This signifies that each Hitman and Hitman 2 might be delisted from sale and not obtainable as stand-alone titles. Players who personal both will nonetheless be capable to entry and play them as they all the time have, IO mentioned in a weblog publish on Tuesday.

(*3*) IO mentioned. “There will be no more confusion over which edition to buy, what content you own, how to redeem Legacy packs or import locations, etc. We’re done with that.”

Hitman World of Assassination (the previous Hitman 3) is presently obtainable for $20.99 in the course of the Steam Winter Sale, so PC gamers can successfully get all three titles at a large low cost till Jan. 5. The Hitman 3 Deluxe Edition for PlayStation 4 and PS5 is $27.99 in the course of the PlayStation Store’s Holiday Sale, ending Jan. 18. (The game’s normal version is full value.)

Both editions of Hitman 3 are full value within the Xbox market, presumably as a result of Hitman Trilogy, encompassing all three titles, is included within the Xbox Game Pass library.

Hitman 3 nonetheless has a considerably complicated unfold of add-on content material — for many who didn’t get the Deluxe Edition, that’s. Hitman 3 has had three premium extensions: the Deluxe Pack, Seven Deadly Sins Collection, and H2 Expansion Access Pass. Going ahead, all three of those might be provided individually for $10 every, to permit gamers to “complete the set” at an equal value.

“The changes have also been made with the Freelancer game mode in mind,” IO added, “where being able to easily access all locations from across the World of Assassination is paramount to maximizing your enjoyment.”

Hitman 3 launched in January of 2021. Those who pre-ordered the game, or purchased it inside the first 10 days, bought entry to all the degrees of Hitman 2 inside Hitman 3 (after some controversy with the PC model, although). The game launched on Google Stadia as Hitman World of Assassination, the place it was mainly the hub to enter each Hitman 2 and Hitman 3. Stadia, after all, goes out of service on Jan. 18.


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