Review: Hitman GO: Definitive Edition (PS4)

Hitman GO is a simple to play, but difficult to master turn-based strategy game set in a stunning interpretation of the Hitman universe.

Review Hitman GO Definitive Edition (PS4) (2)


  • Awesome graphics.
  • Lovely high end presentation. Levels look like a model with characters in the game represented as figurines.
  • Cross buy with the Vita version.
  • Game play is a puzzler first and foremost. Take out targets, Avoid being seen and collect items.
  • Cross save via the cloud and you can upload and download saves yourself.
  • Full Platinum trophy.
  • Opening tutorial.
  • Levels can have multiple objectives and sometimes have to be replayed differently to pass them all.
  • Fast loading times including fast restart.
  • Hints are available. You can even select one particular objective.
  • Loads of replay ability.
  • Seven themed levels taking in classic areas from the Hitman franchise.
  • Easy to learn, Hard to master.
  • Simple easy to use controls. Move with the left stick, X button to do actions and right stick to move the camera around.
  • Can reset game data.
  • Cheap price point
  • Small download file size.
  • Earn up to 3 Hitman coins on each level. These are collected to open up further levels.
  • Can replay levels.
  • Smart stylish beast of a game.
  • Environmental aids. You can hide in bushes, Throw rocks and use hatches etc.
  • Boss fights.


  • Difficulty spikes.
  • No leaderboards.
  • Cannot save replays.
  • Can change view by holding the right stick, Not able to hard change the view.
  • When selecting to replay a level you are not able to see which objectives you have done.
  • Will make you feel stupid.

Review Hitman GO Definitive Edition (PS4) (4)


Jim Smale

Gaming since the Atari 2600, I enjoy the weirdness in games counting Densha De Go and RC De Go as my favourite titles of all time. I prefer gaming of old where buying games from a shop was a thing, Being social in person was a thing. Join me as I attempt to adapt to this new digital age!

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