We already knew that Hitman 3 was getting extra content material quickly, nevertheless it seems that developer IO Interactive already has a full slate of plans for February. The studio will launch new content material each week all through your entire month, in line with a content material roadmap revealed Thursday.
A lot of the new content material will give attention to Escalation missions, that are variations on the missions which can be already within the recreation. Escalation missions present new parameters for present missions by doing issues like altering the targets or making gamers get rid of them in very particular methods.
Within the first mission of the month, scheduled to return out on Feb. 4, IO will ship gamers again to Dartmoor — however this time, to get rid of each member of the rich Carlisle household whereas making every dying appear like an accident. On Feb. 18, gamers will get an Escalation mission referred to as “The Sinbad Stringent,” which appears to characteristic, knives, packing containers, and a twist on Hitman 3’s first mission in Dubai, although IO didn’t go into too many particulars.
February’s new content material will even embrace two Featured Contracts created by MinnMax (Dubai) and KindaFunny (Dartmoor). An replace on Feb. 23 will give gamers who personal the Deluxe Version of the sport new objects to finish each the Mendoza and Carpathian Mountains missions in two Deluxe Escalations.
IO can be planning to launch a recreation replace that day, however the studio didn’t clarify what could be in it. In accordance with IO’s weblog submit, the patch will embrace bug fixes and some tweaks to the sport, and it’ll put together gamers for one thing referred to as “The Initiation Protocol.” Whereas this isn’t a lot to go on, IO stated that it will present extra info on the patch nearer to its precise launch date.
Lastly, IO will shut out the month with new Elusive Targets on the Sapienza map from the unique Hitman, which is able to run from Feb. 26 to March 8. The sport’s Elusive Targets and Escalation Missions will likely be free for all gamers who personal the sport — and Hitman (2016) within the case of Sapienza — whereas the Deluxe Content material will likely be obtainable just for gamers that personal the Deluxe Version of Hitman 3.