Hitman 2 rumors rage as WB accidentally teases sequel

Hitman 2 rumors rage as WB accidentally teases sequel

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A logo for Hitman 2 popped up briefly on publisher Warner Bros.

As seen in the tweet below, Hitman fans should expect IO Interactive and Warner Bros.

Hitman 2 would be the tenth Hitman game released for the franchise, which was created by IO Interactive and originally published by Eidos and Square Enix. Games website last night and was saved on Resetera.

The existence of a logo for Hitman 2 suggests that 6pm United Kingdom this Thursday we will see a sequel officially announced. If this doesn't scream a new game then I don't know what will.

The most recent iteration of Hitman, 2016's reboot delivered in episodic form, received much praise and healthy sales, so there's every likelihood that Hitman 2 will follow a similar format. Could this mean that the new release will go back to its conventional campaign routes and be a full game instead?

Both the official Hitman account and WB Games teased that an announcement was imminent that tied into the series, especially with E3 on the horizon.

In November 2017, developers IO Interactive committed themselves to a new Agent 47 game, stating that "franchise firsts" and that more information would be revealed "at some point" this year.

  • Terrell Bush