LOS ANGELES (APRIL 11, 2012) – Square Enix, Inc., the publisher of SQUARE ENIX® interactive entertainment products in the Americas, today announced the HITMAN®: ABSOLUTION™ PROFESSIONAL EDITION is now available for pre-order. The professional edition includes a premium hardcover art book with a foreword from Game Director Tore Blystad, and an exclusive behind-the-scenes “making of” video. All packaged up in a clamshell box that looks as sharp as Agent 47™ in his suit, the Professional Edition is the ultimate way to experience the living, breathing world of HITMAN: ABSOLUTION.
The Professional Edition also includes advanced access to a range of in-game Agency weapons, giving the original assassin a deadly edge over his enemies from the outset. The Agency Jagd P22G pistol will suit silent assassins, while the Agency HX UMP submachine gun and the Agency SPS 12 semi-automatic shotgun will give Agent 47 the power to fight his foes head on.
Customers can also pre-order HITMAN: ABSOLUTION at the following retailers and receive exclusive in-game weapons:
- · Bartoli Custom Pistol – An engineered precision weapon, complete with sight and silencer.
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- · Bronson 1928M SMG – A classic submachine gun with high fire rate and deadly stopping power.
- · Sniper Rifle: Agency Kazo TRG – The modern agency rifle with upgradable scope and silencer.
- · Krugermeier 2-2 Pistol – An accurate, reliable stealth weapon with a built-in silencer.
Additional pre-order items will be announced in May.