IO Interactive has announced today that the third episode for Hitman, Marrakesh, will launch on the 31st May, which is next Tuesday.
Agent 47 is on a journey to the capital of Morocco in the Marrakesh episode, where he's on the hunt for two targets; an army General and a private banker. The mission is called The Gilded Cage and private banker Claus Strandberg believes he's safe within the walls of the Swedish Consulate, while the Army General Reza Zaydan is guarded by his elite soldiers at the headquarters in town.
"HITMAN Episode 3: Marrakesh will present players with a range of new in-game Challenges and Opportunities that will keep them busy along with an entirely new setting for Escalation Contracts and Elusive Targets." said IO Interactive.
IO Interactive says it plans to release regular content updates over the coming months, including three additional locations; Thailand, the United States and the season finale in Japan later in 2016.
Episode 3: Marrakesh is free for all owners of the Full Experience Pack when it launches on the 31st May. Owners of the Intro Pack can purchase Episode 3 for $10 (or local equivalent), you don't need to own episode 2 to play it.
What have you made of the first two episodes of Hitman so far? We would love to know what you think of the episodic format so far?