Today IO Interactive has released an update 2.13 for HITMAN 2. In addition to bug fixes players are waiting for winter themed items and the first add-on for owners of the Expansion Pass.
The main innovation – a fresh mission. It is temporarily available in the seasonal event the “Snow festival” (Snow Festival), which will run until February 12. In it, Agent 47 will go to the most Northern island of Japan – Hokkaido. There he will eliminate the anti-Union owner of the factory named Dmitry Fedorov.
Hokkaido was one of the six locations in the last part of HITMAN. The updated version is available to all who have the previous game and those who bought Hitman Legacy Pack.
Along with a snow festival in HITMAN 2 come two new items: an axe and a suit of the snow festival. Both will have forever, if you manage to unlock during the event.
To try a job in Hokkaido and all associated content, including the snow festival, you can, even if you have no stealth action. The trial version of all this stuff will be 22 January at 16:00 Moscow for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One and at 21:00 for PC-players. The freebie will last until the end of the in-game event.
In addition to specifying 22 Jan update will add fresh content offers five new items:
• winter sports suit – according to the description of developers, tight and colorful,
• snow – “you can throw in anyone to annoy them”,
• metal spike, which you can use to climb vertical surfaces. Also good for killing,
• climbing device that can be used as a noose,
• case with a set of tools for Arctic climate. It can hide illegal items.
On all platforms where the game came out, the patch weighs from 1.1 to 1.3 GB. Also, an update fixes many bugs – read the full list here.