Sony’s most sought after action game Hitman is all set to release its new season. Sony has given gamers an in-depth look at its roster of PlayStation 5 titles that it would be launching alongside the next-generation console during the 2020 holiday season. The release also includes the new series of Hitman 3.

HITMAN 3: Release date

The new installment of the Hitman game series is to be released sometime in January 2021. The release is supposed to happen after the PS5 hits the shelves around the world.

According to reports, the Hitman 3 would be the conclusion of the World of Assassination trilogy where the players would again get to play Agent 47. However, due to the current Pandemic situation and global health crisis, the release of the new series is likely to be delayed as the PS5 release is also likely to be postponed.

HITMAN 3: Teaser

The PS5 title, as per reports, will be again developed by IO interactive. The studio had shown a cinematic gameplay trailer that showcased a variety of mission locations across the globe. The debut also included a brief snippet of the gameplay showing Agent 47 in a cocktail party in Dubai.

According to reports in Hitman 3, Agent 47 would be back for his intimate and professional the contract for his entire career. Io-Interactive have revealed that the Hitman 3 would make an end of Agent 47’s adventures and market the slogan Death Awaits. The slogan would indicate that the bald protagonist could be killed at the end of the game and that he could pass on his legacy as a deadly hitman to another assassin in the future.

HITMAN 3: Leaks

The Hitman franchise has first debuted back in 2000 with the launch of Hitman: Codeman 47. Agent 47’s adventures were rebooted in 2016 with the release of Hitman, followed by Hitman 2 in 2018. The Hitman 3 is expected to be the conclusion of the rebooted trilogy.

As per speculations, the series would receive a new protagonist to continue the stealth series. The Hitman series has been a Playstation exclusive, and Hitman 3 would likely be launched on Microsoft’s Xbox Series X as well as PC compatible. The new series of the Hitman 3 is likely to achieve a scale far beyond the previous hitman games’ intricate levels. Some rumors have also stated that the new game series would be a nation-sized assassination mission.

Some sources have also cited that in the Hitman 3, Agent 47 is likely to be headed to a cloud-piercing skyscraper in Dubai for one of his next contracts, and would be finding the best angle on his targets to give a new meaning to the game. However, we would have to wait for a while till the new Hitman 3 is released.