IO Interactive and Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment today announced they’re teaming up again to release a new game for consoles and PC.
IO Interactive, the team behind the beloved Hitman franchise is working on another game with Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. The duo first banded together to release Hitman 2 in 2018 following the developer’s independence from Square Enix. No word on what this game is, but the studio has hinted a Hitman 3 might be on the way.
“We’re very pleased to continue our relationship with the talented team at IO Interactive,” said David Haddad, President, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. “IO Interactive has a longstanding legacy of creating iconic games, and we’re looking forward to partnering on this next endeavor to bring a new console and PC gaming experience to players globally.”
“Over the past few years, Warner Bros. has shown us first-hand that they understand and respect our creative vision, and we’re looking forward to continuing this relationship,” said Hakan Abrak, CEO, IO Interactive. “IO Interactive has a proud history of creating compelling characters and universes for our players to enjoy—it’s in our DNA. As we embark on this exciting project to create a new universe for IOI together with Warner Bros., we’re currently looking for ambitious talent to join our team in our Copenhagen and Malmö studios for this extraordinary journey.”
Hitman 2 is available now on PS4, Xbox One, and PC. Both IO Interactive and Warner Bros. teamed up to release Hitman: Definitive Edition and Hitman HD Enhanced Collection.