Work on subsequent Hitman sport ‘neatly underway’ at IO Interactive

Work on next Hitman game 'well underway' at IO Interactive screenshot

Although IO Interactive’s homicide ’em up Hitman 2 continues to obtain recent sufferers and content material one yr on from its preliminary unencumber, it seems that that the studio already has Agent 47’s subsequent project neatly to hand. In truth, paintings has already begun at the subsequent name within the long-running stealth collection.

Speaking on its official blog, IO Interactive detailed the impending November content material for Hitman 2, additionally noting that this replace would convey with it the general patch for the sport referring to fixes and technical tweaks. The staff finds that they’re now “at a spot the place we’re having a look increasingly more to the long run.” Before including that “In actual phrases, we’re transferring increasingly of the Hitman 2 staff to sign up for the following Hitman sport, which is definitely underway.”

Given the possibility that the brand new Hitman sport shall be a subsequent gen name, it sort of feels not likely that it’ll meld with Hitman 2 the way in which that the latter melded with the unique Hitman. It’s much more likely that this new unencumber could be a standalone product, constructed from the bottom up with a wholly new engine. This is only hypothesis on my phase regardless that.

It’s been nearly 20 years since our favorite Suspicious Bald Person walked in off the streets and wanted to make use of the toilet, however here is to the way forward for Agent 47, and the increasingly more unsure having a look long run of an entire new technology of marks.

Hitman 2 is to be had now on PS4, PC and Xbox One. You can take a look at all of November’s upcoming content material within the trailer under. For extra main points, seek advice from the IO Interactive blog.