IO Interactive

hitman

'Hitman: Game of the Year Edition' Brings New Campaign, Tools, and Targets

If you missed one of the best games of 2016, this edition seems like a great opportunity to remedy that.
Jack de Quidt
10.24.17
hitman

Hitman Has Finally Fixed Its Most Dangerous Bug: A Killer Toilet

Combat is about to get smoother for all sub-'professional' players.
Danielle Riendeau
7.13.17
open thread

The Beauty of the Bleak

From 'The Americans' to 'The Banner Saga', find the joy in utter despair.
Rob Zacny
6.26.17
hitman

IO Interactive Goes Indie, and Keeps Important Hitman IP

The Danish company announces that they’re “officially an independent studio.”
Mike Diver
6.16.17
open thread

I Think I Killed 'Hitman'

How irrational buying habits kept me away from one of last year's greatest games.
Rob Zacny
5.24.17
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

Why 'Hitman' Is Ditching the Long, Traditional AAA Game Development Cycle

Murder in small(er) doses as the series goes episodic.
Heidi Kemps
2.13.16
Gaming

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

It's more like Blood Money than Absolution, 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
VICE vs Video games

‘Kane & Lynch: Dead Men’ Handled Violence with a Nuance That's Rare in Video Games

IO Interactive's 2007 game is deeply flawed, but it's still one of the boldest shooters of the past 15 years.
Ed Smith
9.17.15
0102