The primary main patch for Hitman 3 is out now on all platforms, and it is a large one.
IO Interactive has introduced the primary main patch for Hitman 3 is out at the moment and, along with bug fixes and different enhancements, it provides a brand new outfit for Agent 47. All of those particulars had been introduced on the Hitman website and we have rounded up the important thing factors under.
New Content material:
Now you can unlock the “tactical turtleneck,” which IO stated is one thing followers have been clamoring for. To get it, you will want to finish The Ultimate Check within the ICA Facility. When you do this, it will be added to your stock and might put on it for any mission that enables it.
The February 23 Hitman replace additionally introduces new content material for individuals who personal the Deluxe Version or the Deluxe Pack. This features a new Deluxe Escalation mission, which is the fifth of six deliberate Escalations. The ultimate one is anticipated to launch in March 2021.
The Proloff Parable Deluxe Escalation challenges gamers to turn into “The White Shadow” and wield a customized Sieger 300 and a white katana to take down their foes within the Carpathian mountains.
The Gauchito Antiquity Deluxe Escalation can also be added within the replace, and it takes place in Mendoza. Gamers are given new gadgets together with Emetic grenades and an Emetic pen syringe to make use of.
By way of basic updates, IO stated it has fastened various points, considered one of which prevented gamers from accessing their deluxe content material. IO has additionally made various under-the-hood modifications to enhance connectivity and stability, whereas a brand new audio cue will now play if you’re trespassing in a hostile space. You may see a full rundown of the modifications, together with commentary from the developer, under.
Deluxe Content material
- We have fastened a problem that would stop some gamers from with the ability to entry their Deluxe Version content material (digital e book and soundtracks) by way of IOI Account. After putting in this patch, gamers ought to first launch HITMAN 3 after which examine the ‘Rewards’ part of their IOI Account profile. It might take as much as quarter-hour for the downloads to look after enjoying Hitman 3.
- We’ve made a number of tweaks on the back-end since launch and this primary main patch permits us to do extra. We’ve made a number of technical enhancements and tweaks that can lead to a smoother and extra secure expertise for all gamers. This can even enhance the expertise for gamers who had been receiving errors when making an attempt to exit a mission.
- We’ve resolved a number of, wide-ranging points that had been inflicting the sport to crash for numerous causes. Gamers on all platforms will profit from these enhancements.
- We’ve resolved a problem that would stop the “Attain Mastery Stage 20” achievements/trophies from triggering, regardless of gamers reaching that milestone. In some instances, this difficulty might additionally stop PlayStation gamers from incomes the Platinum trophy. Gamers which have been affected ought to unlock the related trophies/achievements after they launch the sport after putting in the three.11 patch.
- We’ve up to date the HUD guidelines to precisely show when Agent 47 is trespassing while performing agility strikes (climbing, vaulting, and so on). Prior to now, the HUD would present that each one pipes and ledges had been ‘non-trespassing’ even when that wasn’t the case. In fact, 47 was trespassing, however the HUD didn’t replicate that.
- This modification will imply that the HUD will show precisely if you find yourself trespassing. This may occasionally trigger for some inconsistencies (akin to solely half of a drain pipe being a trespass zone), however the info you see will now be correct based on the mission setups. We’re monitoring any additional points that may come up on this.
- We’ve added a brand new audio impact for when gamers start trespassing in a hostile space.
IO can also be delivering modifications to the HUD for Silent Murderer mode. The brand new HUD will show whether or not or not the Silent Murderer ranking is accessible in your playthrough. Moreover, a 3rd state has been added–when the ranking is feasible however you might want to erase recordings earlier than leaving a degree. And at last, the crimson Silent Murderer indicator now has a crimson define as a substitute of a stable crimson coloration, which IO says ought to assist colorblind folks.
Timing And File Measurement
The brand new Hitman 3 replace brings the sport as much as model 3.11 throughout all platforms. The replace is rolling out now, and it needs to be between 2-3 GB on all platforms. For folks enjoying the cloud model on Stadia and Nintendo Swap, no obtain is required.
That is only a small sampling of the bug fixes, modifications, and enhancements. Head to IO’s website to see a whole rundown of the updates, which embody modifications to numerous areas, enhancements to UI, updates for PlayStation VR, modifications to in-game challenges, tweaks for the Sniper Murderer mode, and various platform-specific modifications. The web site additionally shows a sequence of identified points. You may see it all on the Hitman website.
IO has heaps extra deliberate for Hitman 3 sooner or later, and IO stated it would reveal its roadmap for March “early” subsequent month, so hold checking again for that.