GSY PREVIEW | PC, PS4, Xbox One Wednesday, February 10, 2016 | 3:10 PM

We previewed Hitman

We previewed Hitman

A few weeks ago, Square-Enix invited us to a press tour event in London to play Hitman. Well guess what, we prepared a full English video preview including our impressions on the game. On the French side, you'll also find a written article which might have some more information we didn't have time to mention in the video. Be comprehensive, this was pretty much improvised and recorded in one shot.
Note: One negative point we didn't mention in the video is the AI once you are detected. It felt rather scripted in the build we saw and it was easy to fool them.
Update 2: Corrected video added with proper black levels.

EN Preview - Corrected Black Levels

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Commented on 2016-02-10 14:08:33
Thanks for the preview. Are the black-levels correct? Could be a grey 16-235
Commented on 2016-02-10 14:10:58 In reply to user82
We didn't capture the footage, it was given by Square-Enix.
Commented on 2016-02-10 15:18:32
looks surprisingly nice. i'll pick it up when it's on disc.
Commented on 2016-02-10 15:19:56
We corrected the black levels in the video, you should be able to enjoy it even more. :)
Commented on 2016-02-10 15:25:48
The New Video says dying light.
Commented on 2016-02-10 15:27:41 In reply to Gorgul
No one saw anything ssh. :)
Commented on 2016-02-10 15:33:38 In reply to Driftwood
Much better, thanks
Commented on 2016-02-10 16:06:22
It is looking a bit worse than Absolution.
Commented on 2016-02-10 16:43:38 In reply to Dan2510
Posted by Dan2510
It is looking a bit worse than Absolution.
i'm not sure absolutions "Instagram filtered" visuals amounted to a better looking game personally.
Commented on 2016-02-10 17:39:04
I was actually blown away by the quality of the visuals here. EDIT: Just saw the comment that you didn't capture this footage, so I strike my question.
Commented on 2016-02-10 20:42:52
The visuals are incredibly crisp, wow! Driftwood, do the game look like that during gameplay (on PC) or is the video touched up/doctored in any way?
Commented on 2016-02-10 21:13:51 In reply to SlicRic
I wasn't in London, I just gave my voice for the video. :(

I'll ask.

What I do know is that the build they were showing also ran poorly on PC, around 40 fps on powerful rig if I'm not mistaken. And there were crashes and bugs too.
Commented on 2016-02-10 22:02:36
I don't like the giant "SUBDUE" prompt on the back of characters.
Commented on 2016-02-10 23:56:12 In reply to Driftwood
Thank you sir! :) I´m looking forward to a small report on the matter.
Commented on 2016-02-11 03:50:12
This looks like a return to form.

Is there a first person option still?

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