The release of the game also marks the 20th anniversary of the series. There has been a lot of anticipation and hype since the game was announced on 11 June 2020 at the Playstation 5 reveal event. With only one day left in the release, the players will soon know if they can actually live up to all the hype. Here we bring you all that we know about the game as yet. Read on to find out whether Hitman 3 Cross Platform and multiplayer would be available in the upcoming game.
It seems like 2021 is going to be a golden year for all those gamers out there. Many highly anticipated titles have been announced for release this year, ranging from Far Cry 6 to the Gotham knight. The first one in the fray, though, is Hitman 3. The eighth installment of the critically acclaimed series and final installment of the World of Assassination trilogy is released on 20th January on the official epic games store.
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The Hitman series started with Hitman: Codename 47 in the year 2000. The game was very well received from both players and critics alike for its innovative take on stealth gameplay.
The latest offering of the series is Hitman 3, with developers calling it “a lot more mature, serious and darker” than previous trilogy installments.
This has increased the hype of the game even more. The developers also called it the dramatic conclusion to the World of Assassination trilogy.
As you may already know, the game features Agent 47, a ruthless professional hitman. The players have to perform the assassination by either meticulous stealth or even risk going guns blazing.
The game is open for pre-order right now. And is set to be released on 20th January. Right now, it will be an epic game store exclusive. But it is expected to be available on steam by 2022.
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Hitman 3 Cross Platform
The game is released on PS4, PS5, PSVR, XBOX ONE, XBOX Series X, Stadia, Nintendo Switch (cloud-streaming), and PC.
Though there is sad news, The multiplayer mode will not be available this time around. The developers said that they are focusing more on virtual reality play in this installment.
The VR mode will be available to the players. However, it remains to be seen if this will be enough to compensate for the multiplayer mode.
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