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Hitman 2 November 2019 Update adds AMD FidelityFX support for both NVIDIA and AMD, reduces DX12 CPU usage

IO Interactive has released a brand new update for Hitman 2. According to the release notes, the November 2019 update adds support for the AMD FidelityFX tech. Moreover, it reduces DX12 CPU usage and improves DX12 Shader Cache. Continue reading Hitman 2 November 2019 Update adds AMD FidelityFX support for both NVIDIA and AMD, reduces DX12 CPU usage

Hitman 2 May 2019 Update 2.30 available for download, full patch release notes revealed

IO Interactive has released the May 2019 update for Hitman 2. According to the developers, patch 2.30 comes with some menu optimizations as the team has made some backend changes to the Destination Pages that should result in faster loading times. Continue reading Hitman 2 May 2019 Update 2.30 available for download, full patch release notes revealed

HITMAN 2 runs significantly faster in DX12, 15-40fps increase in CPU/RAM-limited scenarios

When Hitman 2 originally came out, we were really disappointed by its PC version. Contrary to the first Hitman game, Hitman 2 had very limited graphics settings, did not support DX12 and lacked a benchmark tool. Thankfully, and since then, IO Interactive has been constantly improving it, and released yesterday a patch that added support for DirectX 12. As such, we’ve decided to benchmark DX12 and see whether the game runs better with it. Continue reading HITMAN 2 runs significantly faster in DX12, 15-40fps increase in CPU/RAM-limited scenarios

Hitman 2 Patch 2.13 adds Launcher Benchmark option, brings several game improvements and new content

IO Interactive has released a brand new update for Hitman 2. According to the release notes, this patch brings hundreds of improvements, fixes and tweaks to the entire game across all platforms that will greatly improve the overall experience, and packs some PC-specific tweaks and features. Continue reading Hitman 2 Patch 2.13 adds Launcher Benchmark option, brings several game improvements and new content

Hitman 2 Update 2.12 available for download, comes with PC-specific tweaks & new graphics settings

IO Interactive has released a new major update for Hitman 2. According to the release notes, this patch will update your game’s version to 2.12 and comes SLI performance improvements, splits Simulation Quality into two options (Graphical Simulation and Audio Simulation) and adds new graphics settings. Continue reading Hitman 2 Update 2.12 available for download, comes with PC-specific tweaks & new graphics settings

Hitman 2 Review: It’s a Hit, Man…2

It was many years ago that I first played as Agent 47, and I found the game series interesting but a bit too slow in how you must have the patience to wait for the right moment to kill your designated victim. I know, I know; these are stealth games so they have to be slow-paced. Given the pacing and my lack of skill in this genre, I’d just dabble in prior Hitman games back when game magazines would come with demo discs and such. Continue reading Hitman 2 Review: It’s a Hit, Man…2

Hitman 2 Patch 2.11 is now available, adds Simulation Quality option, brings optimization tweaks

IO Interactive has released a new patch for the PC version of Hitman 2. According to the release notes, patch 2.11 adds a brand new graphics setting called Simulation Quality and brings various PC optimization tweaks. Continue reading Hitman 2 Patch 2.11 is now available, adds Simulation Quality option, brings optimization tweaks