New Hitman: Absolution Trailer Details Agent 47’s Methods

Square Enix and IO Interactive have released another sneak peek at the upcoming Hitman: Absolution. In addition to other characters, the game will once again feature the professional, barcode tattoo-sporting hitman, Agent 47.

This trailer showcases many of the gameplay mechanics that will be utilized in the new game, including a heavy stealth element, tinkering with the environment, weapon usage and the numerous assassination methods that Agent 47 is capable of.

It also hints at improvisation being a key factor, with numerous solutions to each situation at the player’s disposal.

Hitman: Absolution is scheduled for release on PC, Xbox 360, and PlayStation 3 later this year.