June 19, 2024

Hitman 3 is headed to Meta Quest 3 by way of a VR model that provides dual-wielding, and contains a new cel-shaded artwork type.

Formally titled as Hitman 3 VR: Reloaded, the undertaking is being labored on by Leeds-based studio XR Video games in collaboration with unique developer IO Interactive.

Its addition of dual-wielding is a primary for the rebooted Hitman collection, permitting you to carry two weapons or gadgets on the identical time for some intriguing new quick-fire prospects.

Hitman 3 VR: Reloaded reveal trailer.Watch on YouTube

The sport’s world is claimed to supply a “new layer of realism” so you possibly can wander round choosing up and smashing objects to your coronary heart’s content material. And there is a new cel-shaded visible type – which jogs my memory a little bit of XIII.

“We knew the Hitman viewers demanded the best possible VR expertise, and solely the Meta Quest 3 may energy such massive environments, dense crowds and emergent sandbox gameplay,” mentioned XR Video games boss Bobby Thandi.

“With dual-wielding, a shocking new art-style, new options and enhancements, we consider Hitman 3 VR: Reloaded will set a brand new commonplace for bringing AAA franchises to Meta Quest.”

Initially launched in 2021, Hitman 3 introduced IO’s World of Assassination trilogy to a detailed. The studio is now engaged on two new initiatives – together with a secretive fantasy sport, and a brand new 007 James Bond blockbuster.