hitman

The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Therapist Wanted a Client with Mob Ties to Help Her Bash a Guy's Face In, FBI Says

She also allegedly asked to have one of his arms broken so that he "can't do push-ups."
Allie Conti
11.8.18
Film

Star of the New 'Halloween' Says He Got Murder Tips from an Actual Hitman

"There’s a stealth efficiency to the way an actual trained killer works."
River Donaghey
10.15.18
crime

The Strange Case of 'Joe Exotic,' the Zookeeper Accused of Attempted Murder

"I am the most dangerous exotic animal owner on this planet right now. And before you bring me down, it is my belief that you will stop breathing."
Drew Schwartz
9.11.18
Gaming

The Elusive Targets of 'Hitman' Transform It into Transient Art

Most games let you load a save when you mess up, but in <i>Hitman</i>'s Elusive Target mode, you only get one chance. Don't screw up.
Julie Muncy
8.12.16
Gaming

'Hitman' Asks Gamers to Be Patient and Precise

The new 'Hitman' can't be played like most triple-A games, and is both fascinating and frustrating for its refined restrictions.
Mike Diver
3.10.16
Gaming

The Puzzling ‘Hitman GO’ Is an Addictive Alternative to Its Parent Game

Out now on PlayStation 4 and Vita, Square Enix Montréal's mobile hit is both gorgeous and approachable in its 'Definitive Edition.'
Mike Diver
3.9.16
Gaming

How ‘Hitman: Contracts’ and ‘Blood Money’ Had Players Loving the Alien Agent 47

IO's stealth series was never better than during its mid-noughties highs, where people became creatures, just targets to "switch off."
Ed Smith
3.3.16
Gaming

The New ‘Hitman’ Game May Prove to Be the Pinnacle of the Series

It's more like <i>Blood Money</i> than <i>Absolution</i>, which is basically all you need to know, right?
Jake Tucker
2.10.16
VICE vs Video games

Talking to the Voice Behind the Hitman Games

For 15 years, David Bateson has been playing the role of gaming's most infamous assassin.
Paul Weedon
10.12.15
Stuff

Everything I Learned From Dating a Weed Dealer

When your boyfriend starts asking his customers to call him "Hitman," it's time to make some changes in your life.
Sophie R
5.14.15
News

AC/DC's Drummer Charged with Meth Possession, Hiring a Hit Man

He tried to get a "dirty deed done dirt cheap," but instead of getting a "big gun" to "shoot to thrill," Phill Rudd appears to be on the "highway to hell," or at least prison.
Allie Conti
11.6.14
The True Crime Issue

The Golden Zone: Hunting a Hit Man in Mexico

We were hunting a man who was paid to kill people, he was bisexual. His preferred weapon was an Uzi submachine gun that left its victims nearly unidentifiable. He was employed by a powerful organization with a lot of money to spend and even more to...
Andre Dubus III
9.10.14
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