IO Interactive has introduced a brand new patch for Hitman 3, which prepares the sport for its upcoming DLC marketing campaign and fixes a number of bugs alongside the way in which. Measuring in at round 3.5 GB in measurement on PC, PlayStation, and Xbox platforms, no obtain is required for folks enjoying the cloud model on Stadia and Nintendo Change.
Model 3.20 of Hitman 3 invitations gamers to Dubai to take pleasure in a brand new three-stage Escalation: The Greed Enumeration and unlock sin-themed rewards as a part of the primary act within the Seven Deadly Sins expansion. If participating in grasping assassinations aren’t to your liking, you possibly can gown Agent 47 up for a chocolate-coated hen egg pursuit as a part of the Berlin Egg Hunt seasonal occasion.
A brand new Elusive Goal will likely be accessible to stalk within the Dartmoor degree till April 9, and in the event you’re to see simply how completely IO Interactive has executed its imaginative and prescient for the ultimate chapter in Hitman’s world of assassination trilogy, then you possibly can strive a piece of the sport out without spending a dime in a starter pack. The Hitman 3 Starter Pack will unlock the opulent Dubai opening degree without spending a dime, however it’ll solely be accessible till April 5.
Different technical fixes and tweaks will see Hitman 3 made extra secure, whereas quite a lot of smaller bugs have been addressed equivalent to textures not loading appropriately and sound results not enjoying when sure weapons had been fired. Xbox One, Xbox One S and Xbox One X customers can even toggle between an unlocked body fee or they’ll lock the sport’s visuals to 30 fps. On Xbox One X, Hitman 3 has run at a principally clean 60 fps within the unlocked mode.
Every location in Hitman 3 has obtained quite a lot of minor tweaks as nicely. A bug within the Dartmoor degree that will see our bodies catapulted into the air as an alternative of being dumped has been addressed, a difficulty that might trigger 47 to get caught inside a grape field in Mendoza has been resolved, and Carl Ingram will now not typically repeat a line of dialogue when utilizing the dictaphone.
You’ll be able to see all of the modifications, together with some cheeky commentary from IO Interactive, under. For extra modifications and identified points within the older Hitman video games, you can visit the Hitman website for extra particulars.
- We have resolved a number of points that might trigger the sport to crash or, in uncommon circumstances, trigger limitless loading.
- The Requiem Pack is again, and included within the H1 GOTY Entry Go. Any HITMAN 3 house owners who’ve put in the H1 GOTY Entry Go may even have entry to the three gadgets included within the Requiem Pack.
- We have resolved a number of points that might forestall gamers from unlocking the next trophies; Shortcut Killer, Dune Rider (Dubai), Full Home (Dartmoor), Wealthy Harvest (Mendoza), Future Shock (Chongqing), Pure Poetry (Hantu Port).
- Moreover, fixes for the next challenges which are required to unlock some trophies/achievements have additionally been applied: Uncover Dubai, Uncover Mendoza.
- Gamers which were affected ought to unlock the related trophies/achievements once they launch the sport after putting in the three.20 patch. We all know some gamers are additionally having points with different trophies/achievements. We’re monitoring and dealing on updates for these.
- Xbox One, Xbox One S and Xbox One X customers can now toggle between a locked/ 30fps or unlocked framerate. Locked is the default choice. In testing, we have hit a really constant 60 fps on Xbox One X throughout all three video games within the trilogy, with solely occasional dips.
- We have resolved a difficulty the place a white, floating attachment might be seen on the weapons within the Trinity Pack (pre-order bonus)
- We have resolved a difficulty that might trigger gamers to see erratic leaderboard positions after finishing a mission. In some circumstances, this may present gamers that they carried out worse than the whole leaderboard, i.e 501/500.
- We have resolved a difficulty that might trigger 47 to start out in a go well with, even when a beginning location with a pressured disguise was chosen. This might trigger him to be instantly suspicious in some circumstances.
- We have resolved a difficulty that might trigger the sound results of the Bartoli 12G and the Shashka A33 to not play when they’re fired by NPC’s.
- We have resolved a difficulty the place the ‘Piercing’ perk was not correctly displayed on the ICA Bartoli Woodsman Searching Rifle Covert.
Interplay Font Dimension
- We have added extra choices for the scale of interplay prompts, permitting gamers to select from font measurement 10, 15, 20, 25, 30 and 35. Selecting a bigger font measurement could trigger textual content to overlap in crowded situations, the place a number of prompts are on the display.
- We have resolved a number of points throughout a number of areas that might trigger textures to ‘disappear’ at sure angles, the place gadgets would look like ‘floating’ or the place positioning the digital camera in a sure place may trigger Agent 47 to vanish.
- We have ironed out just a few inconsistencies with a number of silenced weapons.
- The HKW21 Pale Home made Silencer, ICA DTI Stealth, ICA Tactical Shotgun Covert, DAK Gold Covert and DAK Black Covert had been all lacking the ‘suppressor’ tag of their stock description.
- Additionally, the ICA Tactical Shotgun Covert was not being handled as a silenced weapon by NPCs. That is modified as nicely now.
- We have resolved a difficulty that was stopping the ‘holster’ sound impact from triggering.
Regular vs Medium
- We have adjusted the textual content on a few of our ‘graphics settings’ descriptions so that they are constant between the sport and the launcher. Medium is the brand new regular.
- We have added an additional line to the settings menu to additionally show the present model ID of the sport. It will assist us when troubleshooting points in improvement and with gamers.
The place It is Due, 3.20
- We have now up to date the HITMAN 3 credit to replicate the work that has been performed since we submitted the sport for launch. We additionally appropriate just a few errors and included new members of the workforce.
Location Modifications: Dubai, UAE
Drop The Physique
- We have resolved a difficulty the place it was not doable to dump our bodies off some ledges of the constructing in Dubai.
Wait, what water?
- We have resolved a difficulty the place overflowing the sink in one of many loos in Dubai would not entice anybody.
- We have tweaked the setup of the guard on the VIP balcony in Dubai in order that he’ll implement trespassing guidelines. Beforehand, he would enable 47 to trespass all too simply with out consequence.
- We recognized a difficulty the place Carl Ingram would typically repeat a line of dialogue when utilizing the dictaphone, so we have resolved the difficulty the place Carl Ingram would typically repeat a line of dialogue when utilizing the dictaphone.
Location Modifications: Dartmoor, England
- We have resolved a difficulty the place 47 might be noticed by guards that had been outdoors, when he was contained in the greenhouse in Dartmoor.
- We have resolved a difficulty with some containers in Dartmoor the place a immediate on the aspect of the container would enable 47 to ‘dump’ the physique. He wasn’t presupposed to be allowed to do it although, so the physique could be launched into the air. We have eliminated the immediate.
Location Modifications: Berlin, Germany
- We have resolved a difficulty the place the outline of the weapons carried by targets in Berlin was not correct.
- We have resolved a difficulty the place debug textual content would seem as an goal after performing particular actions in Berlin.
- We have resolved a difficulty that might forestall a goal from being displayed in Intuition and their particulars being added to the Intel menu.
Location Modifications: Chongqing, China
This was the Silenced Model
- We would prefer to award Reddit consumer u/StealthyBastard94 the prize for ‘Most Entertaining HITMAN 3 Bug Report’ for March. We have now modified the outline in order that it now not says that the gun is silenced.
- We have resolved a difficulty the place unlocking a shortcut in Chongqing may forestall gamers from unlocking the related challenges with all shortcuts.
- We have resolved a difficulty that might trigger inconsistencies within the ‘Controller’ Mission Story.
- We have eliminated a bit of canopy in Chongqing that was floating.
The Phoenix Discourse
- We have resolved a difficulty the place 47 may ‘hack’ a laptop computer in Chongqing regardless of not having the correct clearance. We all know that is the entire level of hacking, however it is smart in the event you play the sport.
Location Modifications: Mendoza, Argentina
- We have resolved a difficulty in Mendoza the place an inaccurate goal would seem within the menu after interacting with the safety door terminal.
- We have fastened a difficulty the place Contracts created on Mendoza would generally fail to load, relying on once they had been created.
- We have (apparently) resolved a difficulty that might trigger 47 to get caught inside a grape field in Mendoza.
- We have resolved a difficulty that might trigger some inconsistencies with the areas of the Head of Safety and the Sommelier in Mendoza.
- We have resolved a difficulty the place some our bodies couldn’t be contained inside the grape presser.
Location Modifications: Carpathian Mountains, Romania
- We have resolved a difficulty that might trigger lighting points within the setting, together with the water.