Entries in 'io interactive' (9)
When developer IO Interactive announced that Hitman was going episodic, it came as something of a surprise.
IO Interactive has moved to a new studio in Denmark’s capital, Copenhagen.
The decision to stray from the established triple-A pricing model and try something different has ultimately paid off, the developers of Hitman have said.
The Danish games market had revenues reaching $245m (£188m) as of June 2016, according to data firm Newzoo. It is the 36th biggest market worldwide and No.15 in Europe.
GamesRadar+'s reviews editor is now self-employed, EA names Laura Miele as EVP of global publishing and IO poaches Ubisoft director Ryan Barnard.
Ryan Barnard, the game director of Ubisoft’s most recent smash hit The Division, has departed the company and moved to the makers of Hitman, IO Interactive.
The pricing and release schedule for Square Enix’s Hitman have undergone some more alterations.
This year’s Hitman game will be a ‘digital first’ episodic release, although developer Io Interactive prefers not to use that term itself.
Danish developer Io Interactive has said that the freshly announced Hitman won’t have a Season pass as the studio isn’t a fan of the model.