Hitman Definitive Edition coming from Warner Bros. and IO
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and independent game developer IO Interactive today announced a worldwide publishing and distribution agreement for the acclaimed international video game, Hitman. As part of this agreement, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment will publish the Hitman Definitive Edition, which will be available in retail stores for the PlayStation 4 Pro, PlayStation 4, Xbox One X and Xbox One beginning May 15, 2018.
The Hitman Definitive Edition will feature new in-game disguises for Agent 47 inspired by classic IO Interactive titles – Freedom Fighters, Kane & Lynch and Mini Ninjas – celebrating the Danish studio’s 20th anniversary, in addition to all previously released content and game updates from the first season of Hitman.
“We’re very excited to be working with IO Interactive, a talented studio with a long-standing legacy creating the iconic Hitman games,” said David Haddad, President, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. “The passionate, global Hitman community has embraced the recent return of the series, and we’re thrilled to bring the Hitman: Definitive Edition to fans and new players next month.”
“We’re super excited to be working with Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment on Hitman and together releasing the Hitman: Definitive Edition to new players,” said Hakan Abrak, CEO IO Interactive. “Working with a partner like WBIE means that the team at IOI can stay focused on what we’re good at, making games.”
The Hitman Definitive Edition will include the following content:
A portion of add-on content is not pre-loaded on the Hitman Definitive Edition disc and requires an internet connection. Additional content is approximately 12-24GB depending on platform.