- "Death awaits."
- ―HITMAN™ III's Tagline
Hitman 3 (stylized as HITMAN™ III) is the 8th and latest major installment to the Hitman video game series. It was announced on June 11, 2020 and was released on January 20, 2021. HITMAN™ III is the first game in the Hitman series to be self-published by IO Interactive.
The game serves as the conclusion to the World of Assassination trilogy. It was launched with 6 new locations to explore, and owners of HITMAN™ and HITMAN™ 2 are be able to 'import' locations introduced in those games into HITMAN™ III. Additionally, HITMAN™ 2 players are given the option to carry over unlocks and progression into HITMAN™ III.
HITMAN™ III follows the events of HITMAN™ 2, and will conclude the 'World of Assassination' trilogy.
Following the events of Hitman 2; 47, Diana Burnwood, Olivia Hall and Lucas Grey continue their mission to take down The Partners and Arthur Edwards. The game begins with 47, Grey, and Diana planning their ambush of the Partners and the Constant in the Burj Al-Ghazali (the setting of the mission "On Top of the World") However, 47 and Grey learn that Arthur Edwards and Alexa Carlisle have already fled the tower, but Carl Ingram and Marcus Stuyvesant are still in the tower. 47 and Grey skydive in to take down the remaining Partners. After the mission, 47 and Grey plan their next move. Meanwhile, Diana receives a call from Arthur Edwards, who gloats about his escape and threatens her with the notion of a new Providence.
|On Top of the World||Asia||United Arab Emirates||Dubai|
|Death in the Family||Europe||England||Dartmoor|
|End of an Era||Asia||China||Chongqing|
|The Farewell||South America||Argentina||Mendoza|
|Media of the Hitman series|
|Main Games||Hitman: Codename 47 - Hitman 2: Silent Assassin - Hitman: Contracts - Hitman: Blood Money - Hitman: Absolution - HITMAN™ - HITMAN™ 2 - HITMAN™ III|
|Other Games||Hitman 2 Christmas Game - Hitman: Vegas - Hitman: Sniper Challenge - Hitman: Sniper - Hitman GO - HITMAN™ 2: Sniper Assassin - Hitman Sniper: The Shadows]]|
|Literature||Hitman: Enemy Within - Hitman: Damnation - Agent 47: Birth of a Hitman|
|Films||Hitman (2007) - Hitman: Agent 47|