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Square Enix Montreal’s next-gen ‘Hitman’ canceled in favor of mobile title

A next-gen outing for Square Enix’s Hitman franchise has been axed, it’s been confirmed. According to the LinkedIn profile of senior game designer Richard Knight, the latest console entry in the stealthy-assassination franchise – developed by Square Enix Montreal – was officially canceled last year. It’s not terribly surprising, as the company announced that studio’s […]Read More


In PlayStation Plus We Trust: August 6, 2013

Sony’s PlayStation Plus is a subscription-based service that allows members to get weekly and monthly access to discounted games on the PlayStation Network, as well as the occasional free game. Sony has calculated that the $50/year service has granted thousands of dollars in savings. Everyone loves free games, but nobody likes a free game that’s […]Read More


Next ‘Hitman’ game gets early concept art

IO Interactive’s Hitman: Absolution may only be a week old, but fresh concept art for the next project in the franchise has already hit the internet. Schaffi Games discovered the above image created by Square Enix art director Rasmus Poulsen and senior concept artist Leonid Enin. Spawned live at the Montreal International Game Summit held earlier this […]Read More


‘Hitman: Absolution’ no longer requires online pass

With developers and publishers constantly seeking a means of gaining additional revenue in a market that’s moving more and more used units (read: no profit for the developer), online passes have become significantly more common in new copies of games. It’s surprising, then, that IO Interactive, developer of Hitman: Absolution, has made a late-game decision […]Read More