Hitman punishes players who dare go offline

Hitman punishes players who dare go offline

Mar 25, 2016

When it comes to the future of videogames, there is an epic tug-of-war between corporate interests and consumer enjoyment. As this latest debacle shows, the battle is far from over. The suits’ demands for complete control are shot down on a regular basis, such as any attempt to keep a tight grip on game prices by eliminating physical copies (PSPGo,...

Hitman: Absolution: catch-up review

Hitman: Absolution: catch-up review

Feb 8, 2013

Platform: PC (version reviewed), PS3, 360 Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Square Enix Developer: IO Interactive Players: 1 Site: www.hitman.com Hitman: Blood Money sits on its own special plinth in our hearts here at Critical Gamer. One or two staffers might even go as far as placing it in their top ten games lists (that will only be printed here when hell...

Hitman Absolution trailer jumps out of the shadows

Hitman Absolution trailer jumps out of the shadows

Dec 12, 2011

A new Hitman Absolution trailer blasted through swathes of people and found its way out into the open over the weekend. It didn’t show us anything gameplay related but definitely bigs up the action angle, with Agent 47 strolling from room to room eviscerating crowds with his trademark dual Silverballers. There is no trace of 47’s more subtle traits that...

Hitman Absoultion teaser trailer

Hitman Absoultion teaser trailer

May 11, 2011

It’s time for enthusiasts to grab their bald cap and piano wire as IO Interactive has finally and officially revealed the next game in the murderous Hitman series. Titled Hitman Absolution, the game is set to be released in 2012 on Xbox 360, PS3 and PC. We still know very little about the game, but towards the end of the above teaser trailer the barcode...

Kane and Lynch 2: Dog Days debut trailer

Partners in violence and various criminal doings, Kane and Lynch are returning for their second outing sometime next year, and here’s a new trailer giving us our first real look at it. The video shows Kane in a spot of bother as he fights off an unseen enemy in a rather intense shootout, which contrasts with Lynch’s appearance of being disturbed in the...