When asked about the project by website TheGamingLiberty, Bateson played coy. “I have to plead the 5th Amendment on this one. I am under contract not to say anything. There have been delays. However, like I said earlier, if the artwork is anything to go by… brace yourself.”
Bateson also went on to comment that the game probably won’t be released until Christmas 2011 at the earliest. The fifth Hitman game is said to feature an out of work, down on his luck Agent 47 as he attempts a comeback.