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Description

Hitman: Contracts is a third-person stealth game. Players take the role of "47", a hitman who is unlucky enough to get shot, and falls to the floor dying. The whole game takes place in "flashbacks", where 47 is reminiscing about past missions, some of which were previously seen in Hitman: Codename 47, the first game from the Hitman series.

Gameplay in Hitman: Contracts is similar to the previous installments. Your job will be to complete several missions which involve assassinating targets all over the world. You can sneak around in disguise to avoid the suspicious guards, or you can instead open fire on everyone you see. When you complete your mission, you're given a rating - from "Mass Murderer" up to the coveted "Silent Assassin". If you manage to complete a mission with a "Silent Assassin" rating, you receive a reward: a special weapon (such as dual sawed-off shotguns), and you can try playing a previously completed mission using one of the special weapons.

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Hitman: Contracts Windows You can replay any mission you've completed...
Hitman: Contracts Windows Hmm... lovely place to host a celebration party.
Hitman: Contracts Windows Each level has a specific loading screen.
Hitman: Contracts Windows Dressed as a butcher, I'll be allowed into the party, with a meat hook as a weapon.

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Alternate Titles

  • "Hitman: Контракты" -- Russian spelling
  • "Hitman: Kontrakty" -- Polish title
  • "Hitman 3" -- Informal title

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User Reviews

There's nothing quite like a perfect hit, and this game is filled with opportunities to pull them off Windows Bet (643)
Be a bald mass murderer!!! Xbox lado (28)

Critic Reviews

GamePro (US) PlayStation 2 Aug 09, 2004 5 out of 5 100
Next Level Gaming PlayStation 2 Apr 20, 2004 90 out of 100 90
GameZone Windows May 02, 2004 8.7 out of 10 87
Game Freaks 365 Xbox 2004 8.6 out of 10 86
3D Juegos Windows May 01, 2004 8.5 out of 10 85
GameStar (Germany) Windows May, 2004 81 out of 100 81
Daily Game Xbox May 26, 2004 8 out of 10 80
Game Revolution PlayStation 2 May, 2004 B 75
Jeuxvideo.com Xbox Apr 28, 2004 15 out of 20 75
CanardPC Windows May 19, 2004 7 out of 10 70

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Trivia

Levels

A large majority of the levels in Hitman: Contracts are simply remakes of the levels from Hitman: Codename 47. Almost all of the major missions from the original game have been remade in Contracts, the only major levels that weren't remade were the Columbia mission where you assassinate Pablo Ochoa, and the deathmatch-style final confrontation in the Asylum (both of these levels were very action-oriented, and were probably deemed inappropriate given the Hitman series later focused on more crafty, less rambo-ish gameplay).

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