Hitman Three launched final month and whereas we liked it, it actually did not have the smoothest launch. Between server points, entitlements to previous marketing campaign content material, and different bugs, developer IO Interactive had its work minimize out for it within the quick aftermath of launch. Whereas most of the points have been assuaged within the month since its January 23 launch, IO Interactive has introduced its first main post-launch patch that not solely handle numerous lingering points, however provides extra content material.
First up is the Tactical Turtleneck (pictured above), which is added as an unlockable go well with for all Hitman Three gamers. When you unlock it by finishing The Last Check once more within the ICA Facility, will probably be added to your stock and can be utilized in any location that permits you to select your beginning go well with.
When you personal the Hitman Three Deluxe Version or Deluxe Pack, you’ll be able to entry new content material this month as a part of the continuing rollout. This month’s rollout of Deluxe content material consists of Deluxe Escalations like The Proloff Parable and The Gauchito Antiquity (pictured under). This patch allows all gamers to entry the Deluxe Version content material after a bug prevented some from accessing the digital guide and soundtracks through their IO Interactive accounts. After putting in the patch, gamers can verify the “Rewards” part of the IOI Account profile to redeem, however IO Interactive warns it could take as much as 15 minutes for the downloads to seem after enjoying Hitman 3.
Different fixes introduced on by this patch embody extra tweaks to permit for extra technical enhancements to server connectivity. This patch additionally revolves numerous points surrounding software program stability and trophies/achievements. On high of that, IO Interactive is introducing new HUD choices, guidelines, and components to offer you progress details about when Agent 47 can be trespassing in hostile territory.
Talking of HUD, the Silent Murderer HUD, which tells you if Silent Murderer ranking continues to be attainable, now has totally different states to let you realize in case you’re in a position to obtain the coveted ranking in your present playthrough. There’s additionally a brand new state that tells you whenever you’re nonetheless in a position to obtain that ranking, however it is advisable erase safety footage so as to take action.
IO Interactive has additionally corrected and tweaked numerous components of the Hitman Three areas, together with incorrect Arabic discovered within the Dubai degree, a bug the place our bodies dumped into the Dartmoor pond weren’t thought of “hidden,” and lots extra. The studio has additionally tweaked numerous components of the PlayStation VR expertise, together with numerous HUD enhancements, higher smoke results for VR, and extra. If you wish to learn the complete, in-depth contents of this patch, you’ll be able to head right here.
You may see the complete Hitman Three February roadmap under.
The February patch for Hitman Three is offered to obtain now. In line with IO Interactive, it is between 2 and three GB on all platforms, apart from Swap and Stadia. These platforms routinely get the newest model since they play the sport from the cloud. If you have not jumped in to Hitman Three and wish to study extra, you’ll be able to take a look at our on-line content material hub or our evaluation.