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IncGamers Podcast #149

On this week’s edition of the IncGamers Podcast, we’re thinking about trademarking the word “podcast” and harassing anybody else on the internet who tries to use it.

By Peter Parrish | 22 Jan 2014 | 2

Hitman: Absolution updated with platform-exclusive contracts

For absolutely (Absolution-ly?) no reason that I can tell, Hitman: Absolution has just been updated with a new contract on each system.

By Tim McDonald | 9 Jan 2014 | Comments Off

Next Hitman not cancelled

Yesterday rumours were circulating that the new Hitman game had been cancelled.

By Paul Younger | 7 Jan 2014 | Comments Off

New AMD Catalyst 13.11 beta 5 driver

AMD users can now upgrade their drivers to the Catalyst 13.11 Beta 5 drivers to bring their systems up to speed.

By Paul Younger | 4 Dec 2013 | Comments Off

Hitman: Absolution patch tweaks ‘disguise parameters’

Nixxes, the company behind the PC version of Hitman: Absolution have released a new patch for the game which includes changes to “disguise parameters” and unspecified “difficulty adjustments”.

By Peter Parrish | 14 Dec 2012 | Comments Off

A Tribute to Sitting Still: The Stealth Games of 2012

Thief: The Dark Project was the first title to teach me the effectiveness of a simple, subverted concept.

By Peter Parrish | 8 Dec 2012 | 1

IncGamers Podcast / Vidcast #94

This week, the team discuss whether it was a good idea for Square Enix to fund a Facebook marketing campaign in which Hitman’s Agent 47 kills your ‘friends’ for having bad hair.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Dec 2012 | Comments Off

Square pull ill-conceived promotional Hitman Facebook App

This afternoon Square Enix launched a new Facebook campaign for Hitman: Absolution which allowed Facebook user to put virtual “hits” on their Facebook friends.

By Paul Younger | 4 Dec 2012 | Comments Off

Put on the Deus Ex Suit in new Hitman: Absolution DLC

If wearing that black  suit is just getting old then why not spend some of your pennies with the Hitman: Absolution Deus Ex Suit and Deus Ex Zenith gun DLC which is available right now.

By Paul Younger | 3 Dec 2012 | Comments Off

Football Manager 2013 rises to the top once again

Football Manager 2013 is back on tip of the UK PC charts this week keeping Hitman Absolution and Assassin’s Creed 3 off the top spot.

By Paul Younger | 26 Nov 2012 | Comments Off

IO Interactive “looking at” patch for Hitman Absolution’s disguise system

A post from an IO Interactive community manager in Eidos’ Hitman: Absolution forums confirms that the developers are considering changes to the way the game handles disguises; specifically, the range at which enemies can detect Agent 47 when he’s dressed like one of them.

By Peter Parrish | 23 Nov 2012 | 9

IncGamers Podcast / Vidcast #92

Roll up, roll up for the latest slice of games coverage controversy.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Nov 2012 | 1

Hitman: Absolution Review

Hitman: Absolution is a game that will polarise Hitman fans. The series has been on hiatus for more than six years, a period of time equivalent to the release window of every other game in the Hitman catalogue.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Nov 2012 | 3

Hitman: Absolution CONTRACTS mode will be free

Square has announced that the Hitman: Absolution CONTRACTS mode will be free and open to everyone when the game launches next week.

By Paul Younger | 16 Nov 2012 | 1

Hitman: Absolution launch trailer

It’s not long now until Agent 47 is back on your screens next week and today we have what we suspect will be one of the final trailers from Square and IO Interactive prior to the game’s release.

By Paul Younger | 16 Nov 2012 | Comments Off

Who is Agent 47? New Hitman: Absolution video digs into his files

In a new Hitman: Absolution video from Square and IO Interactive, Agent 47 comes under the spotlight with a closer look inside the International Contract Agency’s files for our baldy hero.

By Paul Younger | 12 Nov 2012 | 3

Hitman: Absolution trailer shows the Ultimate Assassin

It’s not long now until Agent 47 struts his stuff once again in the next Hitman game.

By Paul Younger | 9 Nov 2012 | Comments Off

The world is alive in Hitman Absolution trailer

When your dashing about bashing in heads and blowing things up in Hitman Absolution,  IO Interactive want to point out that the game is full of characters filling the game world and that it’s very much alive.

By Paul Younger | 2 Nov 2012 | Comments Off

Latest Hitman: Absolution trailer questions your ethics

A new trailer for Hitman: Absolution, shown at the ‘Golden Joystick’ awards last night and destined for eyeballs across the land, has some questions about the ethics of your in-game actions.

By Peter Parrish | 26 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Agent 47 dresses down with Hitman: Absolution disguises

Let’s face it, Agent 47 stands out like a sore thumb most of the time with his black suits, baldy head and bar code.

By Paul Younger | 19 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Hitman Absolution Deluxe Professional Edition unboxing video

Open the box, open the box! The guys at IO and Square take a look of the contents of the Hitman Absolution Deluxe Professional Edition which comes with a baldy Agent 47 statue, the art book, DLC, and making of DVD.

By Paul Younger | 12 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Devs discuss storytelling in Hitman Absolution in new video

In the latest developer diary from IO Interactive, the team explain how they create an immersive story in a videogame and how the game’s cutscenes are a break from the gameplay to help drive the plot.

By Paul Younger | 10 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Hitman: Absolution [Preview] – The glory of the kill

Playing through the opening few missions of Hitman: Absolution one thing is clear, this is a game best played by those ready and eager to celebrate the glory that comes from a precise, perfect kill.

By John Robertson | 6 Oct 2012 | 1

Hitman Absolution’s fine art of murder [Video]

It’s been a trailer-filled day in the news, with offerings from SimCity, XCOM, Dishonored and Assassin’s Creed 3.

By Peter Parrish | 4 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Hitman Absolution’s ‘Contracts’ mode explained in 18 minutes [Video]

‘Contracts’ mode may have seemed a little confusing when it was first announced for Hitman Absolution, and text didn’t necessarily seem to be the best way to put the concept across.

By Peter Parrish | 28 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

Loads of guns in Hitman: Absolution Tools of the Trade trailer

Square has released a third Hitman Absolution trailer this afternoon called ‘Tools of the Trade’ which shows off a vast array of weapons which Agent 47 will utilise in the game.

By Paul Younger | 17 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

Cowboys & Aliens’ Keith Carradine revealed in new Hitman: Absolution trailer

The latest trailer for Hitman: Absolution has been released, revealing that Hollywood actor Keith Carradine is voicing the character of “villainous” Blake Dexter.

By John Robertson | 7 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

Hitman Absolution aims to be tough as nails with ‘Contracts’ mode [Interview]

It’s annoying being an assassin sometimes… I imagine. You like killing people so much that you’ve dedicated your life to it, but you can only kill who you’re told.

By John Robertson | 23 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Hitman: Absolution’s multiplayer ‘Contracts’ mode explained [Video]

If you read yesterday’s news about Hitman: Absolution’s ‘Contracts’ multiplayer mode, you could be forgiven for still having questions.

By Peter Parrish | 15 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Hitman: Absolution has an intriguing ‘Contracts’ multiplayer mode

A new way of playing Hitman: Absolution was revealed today by I/O Interactive, and for the longest while I couldn’t properly figure out how it worked.

By Peter Parrish | 14 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

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