By Steve Wright
GAME NAME: Hitman: Absolution
DEVELOPER(S): IO Interactive
PUBLISHER(S): Square Enix
PLATFORM(S): PC, Xbox 360, PS3
RELEASE DATE(S): 20 November 2012
Square Enix has just released "The Streets of Hope," a 17 minute video playthrough that introduces a new level from the upcoming Hitman: Absolution. The demo was first aired at E3 and features voice commentary by game director Tore Blystad and community team member Travis Barbour of IO Interactive.
Says Square Enix, "Agent 47 needs to kidnap Lenny "the limp" Dexter, who holds the key to the whereabouts of Victoria. 47 swore to protect her as a dying wish to his only friend Diana Burnwood. In order to get to "the limp", the Original Assassin has to take out Lenny's gang "The Cougars"."
Hitman: Absolution is scheduled for release on 20 November on Xbox 360, PS3 and PC.