The Hitman series may continue despite Square Enix’s decision to sell IO Interactive, as the developer reportedly retains the rights to the franchise.
In a report to investors, Square Enix confirms it is looking to sell Hitman developer IO Interactive, putting the current game and future of the franchise in doubt.
David Bateson, the man behind the Hitman series’ iconic Agent 47, discusses his role in the series and how the game has continued to evolve throughout the years.
Square Enix and IO Interactive officially release a teaser trailer for the launch of Hitman’s Season Finale, which is set on the Japanese island of Hokkaido.
Square Enix announces that the season finale of its episodic take on Hitman will launch later this month, featuring a location that will make many fans excited.
Developers IO Interactive hides a reference to Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump in the new Freedom Fighters episode of the episodic Hitman game.
IO Interactive officially announces the next Hitman elusive target, Academy Award-nominated actor Gary Busey, and reveals when and where players can take him out.
The official release date for the second episode of Hitman is unveiled, meeting the promised April deadline, and offering a small teaser of the Sapienza coastline.
Ubisoft Massive’s Ryan Barnard, the game director who worked on The Division, has left the studio after accepting an offer for a position at IO Interactive.
Square Enix and IO Interactive’s new take on Hitman successfully blends the qualities that made the game famous with some modern innovations and remarkable detail.
Sony and IO Interactive release a new trailer for the first season Hitman that displays the potential for a sleek and highly stylized level of danger and sophistication.
After a release push-back and a mysterious pre-order cancelation, developer IO Interactive announces that Hitman will no longer be a full title and will instead release episodically.
PlayStation Network cancels all Hitman pre-orders, claiming Square Enix made the call to make needed fixes to the game, and new pre-orders will be available soon.
After initially unveiling the game for a 2015 release at E3, developer IO Interactive reveals that Hitman has been pushed back into 2016 for fine tuning.
More information regarding IO Interactive’s new Hitman game leaks. The video, from the Alpha phase of the game, shows Agent 47 infiltrating a fashion show.
Square Enix releases a ‘Hitman’ gameplay trailer. The video shows how the upcoming game will encourage player freedom and it also showcases the return of the Contracts mode.
Square Enix introduces the newest ‘Hitman’ game, which features Agent 47 travelling across each continent as he uncovers a conspiracy that reaches a global scale.