Entries in 'io interactive' (13)

Freshly independent Io strips Denuvo from Hitman

Freshly independent Io strips Denuvo from Hitman

Developer Io Interactive has updated the PC version of Hitman to remove its DRM.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 21st 2017 at 10:30AM in News
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IO Interactive announce independence from Square Enix, with full control over Hitman IP

Following its split with publisher Square Enix, IO Interactive has announced that not only has it now gone fully independent, but it's also obtained complete control of the Hitman ...

Katharine  Byrne
by Katharine Byrne
on Jun 16th 2017 at 1:36PM in News
Io is dropping Hitman's episodic model

Io is dropping Hitman's episodic model

Amidst a very uncertain backdrop, Io Interactive stealth game Hitman is dropping its episodic sales model.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 9th 2017 at 9:28AM in News
IO Interactive confirms layoffs

IO Interactive confirms layoffs

Hitman developer Io Interactive has confirmed an unspecified number of job losses.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 24th 2017 at 11:04AM in News

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Square Enix puts Io Interactive up for sale

Square Enix puts Io Interactive up for sale

A shadow of uncertainty has been cast over Hitman developer Io Interactive this morning.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 11th 2017 at 9:06AM in News
Io Interactive appoints Hakan Abrak as new studio head

Io Interactive appoints Hakan Abrak as new studio head

Former studio production director Hakan Abrak has been appointed as the new studio head of Hitman studio Io Interactive.

Katharine  Byrne
by Katharine Byrne
on Feb 23rd 2017 at 2:28PM in News
Margin Makers: Guide to Hitman merchandise

Margin Makers: Guide to Hitman merchandise

When developer IO Interactive announced that Hitman was going episodic, it came as something of a surprise.

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jan 27th 2017 at 1:45PM in News
Hitman developer IO opens new studio

Hitman developer IO opens new studio

IO Interactive has moved to a new studio in Denmark’s capital, Copenhagen.

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Nov 10th 2016 at 1:00PM in News

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Hitman's episodic release has proved the sceptics wrong, Io believes

Hitman's episodic release has proved the sceptics wrong, Io believes

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.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 1st 2016 at 10:53AM in News
International Factfile 2016: Denmark

International Factfile 2016: Denmark

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.

on Aug 31st 2016 at 1:45PM in News
MCV Jobs Weekly: Justin Towell departs GamesRadar+

MCV Jobs Weekly: Justin Towell departs GamesRadar+

GamesRadar+'s reviews editor is now self-employed, EA names Laura Miele as EVP of global publishing and IO poaches Ubisoft director Ryan Barnard.

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Apr 1st 2016 at 10:14AM in News
Division director Barnard joins Hitman dev IO

Division director Barnard joins Hitman dev IO

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.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Mar 18th 2016 at 2:32PM in News

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Hitman's release plan has changed again, is now fully episodic

Hitman's release plan has changed again, is now fully episodic

The pricing and release schedule for Square Enix’s Hitman have undergone some more alterations.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jan 15th 2016 at 12:22PM in News