Agent 47, that is Diana, I’ve a brand new project for you – as of twenty sixth January, we will probably be renaming Hitman 3 as ‘World of Assassination’.
Along with this, it now can even embrace all ranges from Hitman 1 and Hitman 2. We’ll make this a free replace for many who already personal the sport. Do you perceive?
OK, Diana did not truly say that, however Hitman developer IO Interactive positive did.
Earlier immediately, IOI shared an replace detailing how gamers (each current and new) will “expertise, entry and buy” its current Hitman trilogy as of later this month.
It was a handy guide a rough replace consisting of two details:
- Hitman 3 will turn out to be ‘Hitman World of Assassination’, which can even embrace entry to Hitman 1 and Hitman 2 by our current Entry Cross system. Present Hitman 3 homeowners will get a free improve to Hitman World of Assassination on all platforms.
- We’re drastically simplifying the acquisition expertise for brand spanking new gamers. Hitman World of Assassination would be the single out there choice to begin taking part in.
There will probably be two merchandise out there to buy with this new World of Assasnation expertise. The primary is the usual model of the sport, which is able to price roughly $70 (“or native equal”).
This version will include Hitman 3, together with Hitman 1’s GOTY Entry Cross and Hitman 2’s Customary Entry Cross.
The second that will probably be made out there is the World of Assassination Deluxe Pack. This can be a DLC pack which is able to price within the area of $30 (“or native equal”).
This contains the Hitman 3 Deluxe Pack, Hitman 3’s Seven Lethal Sins Assortment (I significantly loved Lust) and the Hitman 2 Enlargement Entry Cross.
The developer acknowledged that as some gamers will already personal some however not all DLC at the moment out there, there will probably be versatile buy choices out there.
Over on Steam, IOI is bringing in a “full the set performance” for the DLC packs included within the Deluxe pack.
“In the event you personal two of the DLCs, you may solely pay $10 for the remaining DLC, somewhat than having to pay full worth for the total Deluxe Pack,” IOI defined.
In the meantime, for these not taking part in on PC, the three DLCs from the Deluxe Pack will probably be out there to buy from the in-game retailer individually for $10.
IOI hopes this new “streamlined” strategy to buying Hitman’s fashionable trilogy will make every thing “easy and simple” for customers going ahead.
For extra on Hitman, try Ed’s interview with Hitman 3’s Jane Perry and David Bateson. Right here, they speak about taking part in outsiders, absurd humour, and IO’s future with Bond.