Square Enix Willing To Give Up Hitman To Ensure Future Of The Series


After the announcement that Square Enix would be selling IO Interactive, it has been confirmed that they will also be selling the rights to Hitman.

Discovered in Square Enix’s financial documents, the publisher is ready to sell the right to the stealth based series along side the IO Interactive studio.

Square Enix president Yosuke Matsuda explained to investors in a financial briefing document that “Because the firm is engaged in the development of Hitman and other renowned titles, we are negotiating with prospective external investors capable of ensuring that these titles carry on,”