Hitman is getting a sequel later this year with the announcement of Hitman 2. This game will be published by Warner Bros. Interactive and developed by IO Interactive. Hitman 2 will launch on November 13, 2018 for the PS4, Xbox One and PC. The game also supports the PS4 Pro and Xbox One X.
The announcement trailer for Hitman 2 was shown at a livestream. It doesn’t offer any look at the gameplay but expect to hear more about it at the upcoming E3.
“We are thrilled to partner with IO Interactive on HITMAN 2 and bring the latest game in this iconic franchise to the passionate HITMAN fanbase and new players,” said David Haddad, President, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. “IO Interactive has done a fantastic job with the Hitman franchise, and this new game will provide a distinct gameplay experience for players to be creative in larger sandbox locations.”
“We are very proud to announce HITMAN 2 as the next exciting chapter in our ever expanding world of assassination. Building on the success of our previous game, HITMAN 2 introduces exciting new features, new modes and franchise firsts to make for a larger and richer game,” said Hakan Abrak, CEO, IO Interactive. “We couldn’t have wished for a better partner than Warner Bros. to bring this game to our passionate community and introduce new players to our universe. Welcome back 47!”
Those who pre-order HITMAN 2 Standard, Silver, Gold or Collector’s Edition can get a special early access to the Sniper Assassin mode.
Hitman 2 will launch on the PS4, Xbox One and PC on November 13, 2018.