Io-Interactive announced that Episode 5 of Hitman will be set in Colorado and will be available for download on September 27.
Titled “Freedom Fighters” (a reference to the levels theme and the 2003 game), Mr. 47 must infiltrate a farm that is used as a training camp by a private militia. Players are tasked with locating and taking out Sean Rose, Maya Parvati, Ezra Berg along with Penelope Graves.
“This is one of the toughest episodes yet. Not only do you have four targets, but from the moment you set foot in Colorado you’re on enemy ground,” said Hannes Seifert, Studio Head at Io-Interactive, in a Press Release. “‘Freedom Fighters’ is a key episode, which will add serious momentum to the story and set up an intriguing season finale for players.”
Episode 5 will present new opportunities with 70 different challenges that will unlock new gears and weapons. At the same time it will feature a major revelation with the story as the game builds towards a thrilling climax.
Hitman is a stealth action game that has players take on the role of Mr. 47, an assassin whose reputation has made him a legend in the criminal world. The game gives players the task of assassinating a target using what ever methods they wish while stealth and strategy are highly encouraged.
The entire season will be released as one game on January 31st, 2017.