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Hitman 3 PC players can now import locations from Hitman and Hitman 2

By Stephany Nunneley, Thursday, 18 February 2021 17:22 GMT IO Interactive has announced PC players on PC can now port their Hitman and Hitman 2 levels into Hitman 3.Hitman 3 payers on PC will need to go through a three-step process to import their Hitman and Hitman 2 locations.First, you will need to read the instructions, review your accounts, and claim your content to import locations.Be sure to double-check all your choices before claiming content as it cannot be undone or reversed. The content you claim will be an ‘Access Pass DLC’. For example, if you own Hitman 2, you…

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Hitman 2 levels on PC can be imported into Hitman 3 the end of February

By Stephany Nunneley, Saturday, 6 February 2021 15:02 GMT Seems they have figured out a solution.IO Interactive says by the end of February, PC players on Steam will be able to port their Hitman 2 levels into Hitman 3.This means that the solution to bring Hitman 2 levels from Steam into Hitman 3 through the Epic Games Store seems to be worked out.Previously, the ability to import locations was not workable.“Whilst we’ve been busy launching Hitman 3, we’ve also been working on the promised solution for allowing PC players to import locations that they already own into the game on…

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Hitman 2 levels on PC can be imported into Hitman 3 by the end of February

By Stephany Nunneley, Saturday, 6 February 2021 15:02 GMT Seems they have figured out a solution.IO Interactive says by the end of February, PC players on Steam will be able to port their Hitman 2 levels into Hitman 3.This means that the solution to bring Hitman 2 levels from Steam into Hitman 3 through the Epic Games Store seems to be worked out.Previously, the ability to import locations was not workable.“Whilst we’ve been busy launching Hitman 3, we’ve also been working on the promised solution for allowing PC players to import locations that they already own into the game on…

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Hitman 3 will have some DLC, just maybe not new maps

By Stephany Nunneley, Friday, 29 January 2021 20:38 GMT Extra Hitman 3 content is on the way, but it may not take the form of new maps.Speaking with TheGamer, IO Interactive said to expect additional content to be made available for Hitman 3, but look at it in terms of Escalation contracts and possibly other limited-time content.“We are definitely going to be doing some DLC, but we haven’t defined what that is. I think for now we are not looking at new maps like the bank and the island,” said executive producer Forest Swartout Large.“We’re more looking at using existing locations…

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Someone has completed Hitman 3’s Dubai level in 9 seconds

By Dom Peppiatt, Sunday, 24 January 2021 15:54 GMT Hitman 3 only came out this week, and already we’re seeing players absolutely smash the completion time of its first level.If you’ve looked at the leaderboards since the game officially came out, you’ll know that some enterprising players are already smashing the six levels in the game, but Dubai in particular seems to be attracting some particularly quick attempts.Currently, the world record completion for the level stands at a frankly baffling nine seconds. Nine! Verified by speedrun.com (via PCGamesN), two speedrunners completed the any% category for On Top of the World…

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Hitman 3 devs working to bring ray-tracing to Xbox Series X/S

By Stephany Nunneley, Saturday, 23 January 2021 16:46 GMT IO Interactive is working on bringing ray-tracing to Hitman 3 on Xbox Series X/S.According to the developer, the team behind Hitman 3 is currently working on ray-tracing technology for the renderer in its Glacier engine. IO said it sees Hitman as a ‘live game’ and the January 20 release was “just the beginning of a journey.” “We’re going to keep working on the game and adding new features,” said CTO Maurizio de Pascale. “It’s great that the GPU in the Series X/S has hardware support for Ray-Tracing. “We’ve already started working…

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Hitman 3 Codes: door and safe code list for every keypad in every level

By Alex Donaldson, Friday, 22 January 2021 16:20 GMT Agent 47 is a skilled assassin… but nothing is worse than a locked door. Hitman 3 has a wonderful, open-ended series of levels which gradually escalate and challenge the player – but one thing every level of the game has in common is that each features at least one locked door or locked safes that will stand between you and valuable intelligence at the very least – and in some situations, these codes will stand between you and major mission objectives.Remember, standard locked doors in Hitman can be tackled a few…

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Check out the Hitman 3 launch trailer here

By Dom Peppiatt, Monday, 18 January 2021 15:20 GMT IO Interactive has published the launch trailer for Hitman 3, and it’s a stylish whistlestop tour of Agent 47’s brave new World of Assassination.Hitman 3 is due to launch on January 20 for PC, PS4, PS5, Stadia, Xbox One, and Xbox One X/S (as well as on Nintendo Switch, via the cloud) and to mark the arrival of launch week, we’ve got a brand new trailer to wrap our eyes around.The new video shows off some of the locations in which you’ll be conspiring to take down your targets (you can read…

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You have to buy Hitman 3 Access Pass to play Hitman 2 levels on Epic Games Store

By Alex Calvin, Friday, 15 January 2021 17:55 GMT If you own the game on Steam, you won’t be able to carry progress over.If you want to play Hitman 2’s levels in the upcoming Hitman 3, you will have to buy the Hitman 3 Access Pass.That’s according to a post on developer IO Interactive’s website, which says that because Hitman 2 was never released on the Epic Games Store, you have to buy this extra content again. There’s an 80% discount on the Hitman 3 Access Pass that will be running for 14 days after the game is released on…

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Hitman 3 cloud version will hit Switch on January 20

By Stephany Nunneley, Friday, 15 January 2021 16:03 GMT Releasing day and date with the other platforms. Io Interactive has announced the cloud version of Hitman 3 will be released for Switch on January 20.It’s the same day the game releases for PC, PS4, PS5, Stadia, Xbox One, and Xbox One X/S.This will be the first time a Hitman game will be made available on a Nintendo platform.In Hitman 3, you get to travel the world and take out interesting people with complete freedom of approach. You can acquire access to buildings by hacking, using brute force, or just by…

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All six Hitman 3 locations have been revealed by IO Interactive

IO Interactive has released a guide that lists all the new locations you will be guiding Agent 47 through when Hitman 3 launches later this month.In a new blog post, the developer has shed some more light on the passport stamps Agent 47 will be collecting in the third and final installment of the rebooted trilogy, following on from the previously-teased locations of Dartmoor, Dubai, and Chongqing.If you want the assassination tour of everyone’s favorite contract killer to be a surprise, we recommend you don’t read on below the video embedded below, taken from our preview and interview earlier this…

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Live service worked for Hitman, but it may not necessarily be IO’s future

IO Interactive has gained some valuable insight into running a live service with Hitman.The new Hitman games represent a great deal of experimentation on the part of developer IO Interactive. The original game experimented with the seasonal release format, making it the studio’s first live game.Hitman 2 and the upcoming Hitman 3 expanded the live service, even if both games abandoned the seasonal release model the reboot introduced.Ahead of Hitman 3’s launch, we spoke with IO Interactive to learn more about what the studio learned from operating a live service element all those years, its approach to zaniness in Hitman…