Hitman Sniper: The Shadow- Release Date, Trailer, Gameplay and, More

Mobile games have become popular mainly after the pandemic that began in 2020, there has been a rise in mobile games. We’ve seen many new mobile games come out and, even in 2022, it will be the same case. In fact, there is a new Hitman game that is coming out soon this year. Now, yes, there already were two Hitman games made available for mobile that have quite good ratings. Anyway, a new hitman game is here, so let’s take a look at everything we know so far about Hitman Sniper The Shadow Release Date, Gameplay, Trailer, and more.

The Hitman series games are super popular, especially on PC. Everyone might have played at least one of the Hitman games and have had a good time. Of course, you can play Hitman 3 on your PC, but what about mobile gamers? Hitman Sniper: The Shadow is here to fulfill the needs of mobile gamers who are fans of Hitman. Now seeing how interesting all of this is, let’s take a look at details like release date, trailer, gameplay, and other information we know so far about the game.

Hitman Sniper: The Shadow Release Date

The game was announced during the E3 conference last year that was held in June. There is a debut trailer that accompanies it. While it was scheduled to be released in 2021 its date had been postponed. The release date for the game on mobile is now slated for the 3rd of March 2022. The game has been undergoing some closed limited beta testing in the past months or so.

Hitman Sniper The Shadow Release Date

Hitman Sniper: The Shadow- Developer

The new Hitman game is being developed by none other than Square Enix themselves. They also developed, Hitman Sniper, Hitman GO, Lara Croft GO, and the Life is Strange game for mobile.

Hitman Sniper: The Shadow Trailer

There is a very short yet informative trailer of what you are expected to be doing in the game. You play as Initiative 426 who has to take out enemies without anyone knowing. Well, like a Hitman, it is your job to eliminate them without any clues. Why Agent 426? Well, so far Agent 47 has been reported missing, and it’s up to you and your team to get his job done.

Hitman Sniper The Shadow Release Date

Hitman Sniper: The Shadow Gameplay

In Hitman Sniper: The Shadow, you get to play as one of the 6 members from Initiative 426 who are known as The Shadows. As for how a Hitman is supposed to be you are tasked with not only knocking out your targets stealthily but also ensuring to lure your targets so that they are in a good range of your scope. And to get rid of the evidence, you’ll need to plan your perfect way of getting rid of the body. No one should know how and who killed the particular target. With this, you’ll also be increasing your reputation to become at par with Agent 47.

Hitman Sniper The Shadow Release Date

The game has simple on-screen controls. You get to make use of a scope and a fire button that lets you shoot off your target. Scoring headshots is important as you’d want to have them down in a single gunshot. You can select each agent for a particular job that they are fit for. You also have so many options to choose the type of missions that are spread across the globe. Score the target to rank up.

Hitman Sniper: The Shadow – Agents

Well, you get an option of picking from any one of the 6 agents.

Hitman Sniper The Shadow Release Date

Agent Stone

He is a worthy assassin that’s been surviving in this particular job for everything. He knows what’s in it for him and best of all? He’s got himself a new identity that helps him cover up who he is. Agent Stone can use proximity mines and his choice of weapon is the Global MCAX.

Agent Knight

She’s got one thing that she takes the most pride in knocking the enemies cold with headshots. Considering that she’s a survivalist, she’ll always be up and ready to execute the target quickly. As she’s an expert in headshots, her weapon of choice is the Sintac Inc, S200.

Agent Kolzak

Agent Kolzak is a reputed assassin. He prefers to remain in the dark and is ever ready to knock out his target. No matter how difficult it will be, he has a way to get things done. Kolzak’s ability is the Contagion Round and his weapon of choice is the Marincorp Tarragon SVD.

Agent Esphello

So here’s an Agent that you’d look at and say well he doesn’t seem to be an assassin since he doesn’t dress or look the part. However, you’d be wrong to judge him as he’s quite sharp and makes decisions as quickly as possible. He also is skilled enough that he rarely misses his mark. He goes for incendiary rounds and his weapon of choice is the YHA TIA NRF-114N.

Agent Soji

After the loss of her brother, things have never been the same for Agent Soji. So, as a way of getting revenge for her brother’s murder, she takes all that it’s got to knock out the targets she’s assigned. It is indeed a strange way to take revenge, but, it’s what she feels she can do the best. She can fire an Acid round and her weapon of choice is the RAIFURU K65 Tactician.

Agent Kiya

So, who’s still alive even after his whole team has been eliminated? Agent Kiya. Yup, as the last remaining member of the Anti-Terrorism Squad, Agent Kiya has everything that it takes to be a very skilled marksman. He’ll take things to an extent in such a manner that he achieves his target without too much of a fun show.  Agent Kiya’s ability is the Lightning Round and his weapon of choice is the Desert Ballistics VGA-T2

Hitman Sniper: The Shadows – Availability and Pre Registration

The game will be available globally for everyone on all Android and iOS devices. It is available to pre-register on the Google Play Store and also on the official web pages for the game. The download size for the game and any additional downloads are yet to be revealed for the game.


And this is everything we know so far about the new Hitman game for mobile devices. So far it’s looking quite good. However, we’ll have to wait and see when the game is out on March 3. So, are you excited about the mobile game that you’d be ready to download and play? Or, will you let this game slide? Let us know what you think about the game.

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