"Silence is the true mark of an awesome assassin." —
Channel your inner assassin in "Hitman: Absolution" by utilizing the skills of a trained killer—anyway you want! One of the key ingredients to enjoying IO Interactive's latest third-person shooter is by playing the levels multiple times. There's a lot of incentive for replaying them and finding alternate ways to kill your target without being noticed by the public. Whether it's taking pills from a cabinet or closet to poison your target's coffee or food, or shooting a level that impales your target with a heavy object — there are numerous ways to get your kills in "Hitman: Absolution".
Getting a high score or exemplary grade depends on how clever and strategic you are. The more points you earn, which are tallied at the end of each mission, allow you to unlock certain special skills and abilities. The way you go about taking out targets is all about your choice, making the stealth aspects of the true mark of how talents an assassin you are. While it may appeal to your inner gunslinger to blast away at a group of hired thugs, the greatest satisfaction comes when you focus your strategies all upon your target.
"Hitman: Absolution" is the most fun when you wait, watch, and scope out plans of attack and avenues of escape. Whether you're unlocking disguises or slaying targets in your suit-and-tie, this game delivers an intensity that true assassins will enjoy.