Square Enix and IO Interactive dated the Season Finale for Hitman.
Hitman Episode 6 will take place in Hokkaido, Japan featuring a mission called “Situs Inversus” and is the culmination of everything players will have learnt in terms of both gameplay and story.
“The Hokkaido location is set within the grounds of the hyper-exclusive GAMA private hospital and resort.
This secluded facility is a fusion of Japanese beauty and cutting-edge technology, featuring its own Zen gardens, organic sushi restaurant and traditional Japanese hot spring.
Agent 47 must locate two targets in this climactic Season Finale.”
“It was a brave decision to go fully digital episodic with Hitman, fundamentally changing how we make the game, and for us it has been a major success,” said Hannes Seifert, Studio Head, Io-Interactive.
“I want to say a big thank you to all the players for making this possible!
Together we’ve built and run the biggest and most replayable locations of any Hitman game and added new live content every single week since launch.
And although we’re now completing season one, this is only the beginning for our ever expanding World of Assassination.”
Hitman began with a Prologue and Paris location in March, continued with Episode 2: Sapienza in April, Episode 3: Marrakesh in May, the Summer Bonus Episode in July, Episode 4: Bangkok in August, Episode 5: Colorado in September and the season finale, Episode 6: Hokkaido on October 31, 2016.
Hitman: The Complete First Season will be available on January 31 for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. It will run you $59.99/£49.99/€59.99 for console and $49.99/£39.99/€49.99 on PC.
The physical edition of the game has been delayed January 31, 2017.