Hitman 2

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, IO Interactive

Strong Man
OpenCritic Rating
83
Top Critic Average
92%
Critics Recommend
Based on 139 critic reviews
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Hitman 2

Rating Summary

Based on 139 critic reviews
Strong Man

OpenCritic Rating

83

Top Critic Average

92%

Critics Recommend

Based on 139 critic reviews
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Hitman 2 Reviews Summary

Assassination Sandbox, Perfected
Living, Immersive Environments
Similar to 2016's Entry

Summary: Hitman 2 takes what made 2016's Hitman so great and perfects it, swapping the episodic format for a complete package that showcases refined gameplay and hours of replayability.

General Information

Available on:PlayStation 4Nov 13, 2018
Xbox OneNov 13, 2018
PCNov 13, 2018

Developer: IO Interactive

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

Genres: Action, Third-Person Shooter

Travel the globe and track your targets across exotic sandbox locations in HITMAN 2. From sun-drenched streets to dark and dangerous rainforests, nowhere is safe from the world's most creative assassin, Agent 47. Prepare to experience the ultimate spy thriller story; your mission is to eliminate the elusive Shadow Client and unravel his militia, but when 47 learns his target's true identity and the truth about his past, it changes everything. HITMAN 2 introduces new ways to play, new game modes and new features, including the new Sniper Assassin mode with franchise first co-op play.

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HITMAN 2 – Official Live-Action Launch Trailer

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HITMAN 2 - HITMAN Perfected

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HITMAN 2 - How To Hitman (The Briefcase)

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Hitman 2 Reviews

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Essentially more of its predecessor but with a more consistent quality of levels. Which is fine: its predecessor was great.

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Hitman 2 is like a hearty stew: not pretty, but so full of nutrition that you're bound to walk away full and happy.

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Eurogamer

No Recommendation / Blank
Eurogamer

More Hitman: Season 2 than an experience in its own right, but a couple of great maps plus a fun competitive mode make for a solid fan pick.

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The quirks of what seem to be a last-minute rush out the door development strategy don't detract from the fact that each Hitman 2 level is wonderfully crafted and full of potential for inventiveness… and silliness.

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Recent News

Hitman 2 Receives Numerous Free Updates And Contracts This December

Hitman 2 Receives Numerous Free Updates And Contracts This December

A new trailer from IO Interactive reveals a multitide of free updates, including new contracts.

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Hitman 3: Next Hitman Game Is 'Well Underway' - IGN

Hitman 3: Next Hitman Game Is 'Well Underway' - IGN

Hitman 2’s final major patch is coming this month as IO shifts focus to the next game.

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Hitman 2’s Halloween event looks terrifying

Hitman 2’s Halloween event looks terrifying

Pumpkin so scary

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Warner Bros. signs publishing deal with Hitman dev IO Interactive for new game

Warner Bros. signs publishing deal with Hitman dev IO Interactive for new game

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment announced today that it has entered a publishing agreement with IO Interactive for its next project, a new game.

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Hitman Developer IO Interactive Is Making a New Game With Warner Bros - IGN

Hitman Developer IO Interactive Is Making a New Game With Warner Bros - IGN

Warner Bros. Interactive and IO Interactive are teaming up together once more to make a video game, but it seems it won't star Agent 47.

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Hitman 2 gets spooky with a month of Halloween events

Hitman 2 gets spooky with a month of Halloween events

Hitman 2 is celebrating Halloween with a number of new events in October including an Elusive Target that has you tracking down a serial killer.

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Hitman 2's Final 2019 DLC Map 'Haven Island' Arrives Later This Month - IGN

Hitman 2's Final 2019 DLC Map 'Haven Island' Arrives Later This Month - IGN

Hitman 2's final map (at least for 2019) arrives later this month, and it's time for some assassination vacation.

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Hitman’s heat-seeking briefcase is officially a weapon in the next update

Hitman’s heat-seeking briefcase is officially a weapon in the next update

Is it a bug? Is It a feature? No, it’s an unlock!

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Hitman 2's Farcical Homing Briefcase Is Now an Official Weapon - IGN

Hitman 2's Farcical Homing Briefcase Is Now an Official Weapon - IGN

The ICA Executive Briefcase MKII is the official answer to Hitman 2's hilarious early bug.

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Hitman 3 Is On The Agenda And May Go Episodic

Hitman 3 Is On The Agenda And May Go Episodic

We get a hint at the franchise's future in recent Noclip documentary.

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